Quotes and Sayings

There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One is roots the other, wings.
Hodding Carte
The only time you ever run out of chances is when you stop taking them.
Patty Labelle

All I can say about life is, Oh God, enjoy it!
Bob Newhart
Andy anderson - the origin of every excuse is the failure to do...
Unable are the Loved to die For Love is Immortality.
Jean Pierre Claris De Florian
I voted for you during your last election. To President Richard M Nixon.
Mao Zedong

Andre gide - believe those who are seeking the truth. doubt...
The only obligation to which in advance we may hold a novel, without incurring the accusation of being arbitrary, is that it be interesting.
Henry James
Cyberspace A consensual hallucination experienced daily by billions of legitimate operators, in every nation.
William Gibson
Thomas huxley - science... warns me to be careful how i adopt a...
There are men that will make you books, and turn them loose into the world, with as much dispatch as they would do a dish of fritters.
Miguel de Cervantes
A will finds a way.
Orison Swett Marden
Nature is the glass reflecting God, as by the sea reflected is the sun, too glorious to be gazed on in his sphere.
Brigham Young
Only he is free who cultivates his own thoughts, and strives without fear to do justice to them.
Berthold Auerbach
We ought not to look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors, and for the purpose of profiting by dear - Brought experience.
George Washington
All of us, at certain moments of our lives, need to take advice and to receive help from other people.
Alexis Carrel
The books we read should be chosen with great care, that they may be, as an Egyptian king wrote over his library, The medicines of the soul.
Paxton Hood
My mother buried three husbands, and two of them were just napping.
Rita Rudne
Love can never give too much, But those of us who love Can give in too much.
Alfred Stuart, Jr.
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty, and dies with chaos.
Will Durant
Do not be content with showing friendship in words alone, let your heart burn with loving kindness for all who may cross your path.
Abdul Baha, Paris Talks, p. 15
Blade He makes the weapons, I use them.
Getting old is not for sissies.
Bette Davis
The saddest life is that of a political aspirant under democracy. His failure is ignominious and his success is disgraceful.
Mary Catherine Bateson
Let not the sands of time get in your lunch.
National Lampoon, "Deteriorata".
In a philosophical dispute, he gains most who is defeated, since he learns most.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
Douglas Adams
A popular government without popular information or the means of acquiring it, is but a Prologue to Farce, or a Tragedy, or perhaps both. Knowledge will forever govern ignorance. and a people who mean to be their own Governors, must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives.
James Madison
The best education consists in immunizing people against systematic attempts at education.
Paul Karl Feyerabend
Ambition is a dream with a V8 engine.
Elvis Presley
I cannot forecast to you the action of Russia. It is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma but perhaps there is a key. That key is Russian national interest.
Sir Winston Churchill
Far away there in the sunshine are my brightest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them and try to follow where they lead.
Louisa May Alcot
Al Czervik Last time I saw a mouth like that, it had a hook in it.
Truth persuades by teaching, but does not teach by persuading.
Quintus Septimius Tertullianus, Adversus Valentinianos
The more I study religions the more I am convinced that man never worshipped anything but himself.
Sir Richard F. Burton
No evil propensity of the human heart is so powerful that it may not be subdued by discipline.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
If you would be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams - The more they are condensed, the deeper they burn.
Robert Southey
Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body; but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
Plato, The Republic
If you are planning for a year, sow rice if you are planning for a decade, plant trees if you are planning for a lifetime, educate people.
Chinese Prove
When the dignity of one person is denied, all of us are denied.
Hubert Humphrey