Quotes and Sayings

The degree of civilization in a society can be judged by entering its prisons.
Fyodor Dostoevsky
Confucius, the confucian analects - what the superior man seeks is in himself. what...
Menander, monostikoi (single lines) - the man who runs may fight again....
Most cars on our roads have only one occupant, usually the driver.
Carol Malia, BBC Anchorwoman
Never to suffer would never to have been blessed.
Edgar Allan Poe
Get happiness out of your work or you may never know what happiness is.
Elbert Hubbard
God heals, and the doctor takes the fee.
Benjamin Franklin
To enjoy the things we ought and to hate the things we ought has the greatest bearing on excellence of character.
Aristotle, Nichomachean Ethics
Desiderius erasmus - when i get a little money, i buy books. and if...
The law respects form less than substance.
California Civil Code, "Maxims of Jurisprudence".
Truth has not special time of its own. Its hour is now - - Always and indeed then most truly when it seems unsuitable to actual circumstances.
Albert Schweitze
There are no speed limits on the road to success.
David W. Johnson
To err is human, to forgive divine.
Alexander Pope, An Essay on Criticism
Many a zero thinks it is the ellipse on which the Earth travels.
Stanislaw Lec
There is a budding morrow in midnight.
John Keats
In every aspect of our lives, we are always asking ourselves, How am I of value What is my worth Yet I believe that worthiness is our birthright.
Oprah Winfrey
Nothing succeeds like the appearance of success.
Christopher Lasch
Art is a step from what is obvious and well - Known toward what is arcane and concealed.
Kahlil Gibran
Friendship with oneself is all - Important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
Eleanor Roosevelt
Continuous unremitting darkness has been known to send some people into an emotional tailspin, so the management here at KBHR radio suggests locking away the firearms. The desire to stick that 45 between the teeth can get pretty strong at times, so why invite temptation.
Andrew Schneide
God gives, but man must open his hand.
German Prove
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine, September 2002
A democracy cannot exist as a permanent form of government. It can only exist until a majority of voters discover that they can vote themselves largess out of the public treasury.
Alexander Tyle
Your motivation? Your motivation is your pay packet on Friday. Now get on with it.
Noel Coward
History is full of surprises.
Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
It is necessary to work, if not from inclination, at least from despair. Everything considered, work is less boring than amusing oneself.
Charles Baudelaire
I am a Bear of Very Little Brain, and long words bother me.
A. A. Milne, Winnie - The - Pooh
I find that a man is as old as his work. If his work keeps him from moving forward, he will look forward with the work.
William Ernest Hocking
There are many things of which a wise man might wish to be ignorant.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Believe one who has proved it. Believe an expert.
Virgil, Aeneid
Believe nothing against another but on good authority; and never report what may hurt another, unless it be a greater hurt to some other to conceal it.
William Penn
Anyone who is not shocked by quantum theory has not understood it.
Niels Boh
Happiness cannot be found - - It must be created anew everyday.
Jose Raul Bernardo, The Wise Women of Havana (HarperCollins, 2002)
A family is a family not because of gender but because of values, like commitment, trust and love.
Gray Davis
I resolve to speak ill of no man whatever, not even in a matter of truth but rather by some means excuse the faults I hear charged upon others, and upon proper occasions speak all the good I know of everybody.
Benjamin Franklin
Cyberspace A consensual hallucination experienced daily by billions of legitimate operators, in every nation.
William Gibson
Truth is the safest lie.
Jewish Prove
The world is too dangerous for anything but truth and too small for anything but love.
William Sloane Coffin, http: //en. wikipedia. org/wiki/William_Sloane_Coffin
My utterance is mighty, I am more powerful than the ghosts; may they have no power over me.
Egyptian Book of the Dead
Every citizen should be a soldier. This was the case with the Greeks and Romans, and must be that of every free state.
Thomas Jefferson