Quotes and Sayings

Robert browning - grow old along with me the best is yet to be, the...
How far you go in life depends on you being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carve

In the hearts and minds of the people, the grapes of wrath were growing heavy for the vintage.
John Steinbeck, The Grapes of Wrath
S. j. perelman - i tried to resist his overtures, but he plied me...
He who possesses the source of Enthusiasm Will achieve great things. Doubt not. You will gather friends around you As a hair clasp gathers the hair.
I Ching
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
Richard Buckminster Fulle

I have called this principle, by which each slight variation, if useful, is preserved, by the term of Natural Selection.
Charles Robert Darwin
Life is a joke. The only way to survive it is to find the right punchline.
Becky Alunan
Before speaking, consider the interpretation of your words as well as their intent.
Andrew Alden
There are no great things, only small things with great love. Happy are those.
Mother Theresa
Pardon him, Theodotus: he is a barbarian, and thinks that the customs of his tribe and island are the laws of nature.
George Bernard Shaw, "Ceasar and Cleopatra".
The secret of my success is that at an early age I discovered I was not God.
Sri da Avabhas
If we get our information from the biblical material there is no doubt that the Christian life is a dancing, leaping, daring life.
Eugene Peterson
Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful.
Sophia Loren
Jesters do often prove prophets.
William Shakespeare
The true beauty of nature is her amplitude she exists neither for nor because of us, and possesses a staying power that all our nuclear arsenals cannot threaten much as we can easily destroy our puny selves.
Stephen Jay Gould
There is nothing worse in this world then wasted talent.
The world moves, and ideas that were once good are not always good.
Dwight D Eisenhowe
In prosperity our friends know us; in adversity we know our friends.
John Churton Collins
Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.
Rose Dorothy Franken
Be generous but not extravagant, be frugal but not miserly.
Hazrat Ali Ibn - E - Abi Talib, Nahj - Ul - Balagha (Sermons and sayings Compilation)
The greatest failure is a person who never admits that he can be a failure.
Gerald N. Weiskott
Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other.
John Quincy Adams
What if you slept? And what if, in your sleep, you dreamed? And what if, in your dream, you went to heaven and plucked a strange and beautiful flower? And what if, when you awoke, you had the flower in your hand? Ah, what then?
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
I could be content that we might procreate, without conjunction, or that there were any way to perpetuate the world without this trivial and vulgar way of coition it is the most foolish act a wise man commits in all his life.
Sir Thomas Browne
The shrewd guess, the fertile hypothesis, the courageous leap to a tentative conclusion - These are the most valuable coins of the thinker at work. But in most schools guessing is heavily penalized and is associated somehow with laziness.
Jerome Seymour Brune
The number of guests at dinner should not be less than the number of the Graces nor exceed that of the Muses, i. e., it should begin with three and stop at nine.
Marcus Terentius Varro
When I appear in public, people expect me to neigh, grind my teeth paw the ground and swish my tail - - - None of which is easy.
Princess Anne
Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.
Thomas Jefferson
Everything is funny as long as it is happening to Somebody Else.
Will Rogers, Illiterate Digest (1924), "Warning to Jokers: lay off the prince".
One man may hit the mark, another blunder; but heed not these distinctions. Only from the alliance of the one, working with and through the other, are great things born.
Antoine de Saint - Exupery
Hear me, four quarters of the world - A relative I am Give me the strength to walk the soft earth, a relative to all that is Give me the eyes to see and the strength to understand, that I may be like you. With your power only can I face the winds.
Black Elk
To know and to act are one and the same.
Samurai Prove
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
Leonardo da Vinci
A cult is a religion with no political power.
Tom Wolfe
Remember, the greatest gift is not found in a store nor under a tree, but in the hearts of true friends.
Cindy Lew
The rule is perfect: in all matters of opinion our adversaries are insane.
Mark Twain, in Christian Science
Why is it drug addicts and computer afficionados are both called users.
Clifford Stoll
I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.
Richard Bach