Quotes and Sayings

Laughter is inner jogging.
Norman Cousins
Denis diderot - our observation of nature must be diligent, our...

You only give me what you have left over, and you want things from me that I do not have.
Michelangelo, Poem Fragment
Oscar wilde - everyone who is incapable of learning has taken...
Truth sits upon the lips of dying men.
Matthew Arnold
A family is but too often a commonwealth of malignants.
Alexander Pope

Real friendship is shown in times of trouble prosperity is full of friends.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Familiarity breeds contempt - And children.
Mark Twain, Notebooks (1935)
The secret is to always let the other man have your way.
Claiborne Pell
We can gradually grow into any condition we desire, provided we first make ourselves in habitual mental attitude the person who corresponds to those conditions.
Thomas Troward
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace. Money will come if we seek first the Kingdom of God - The rest will be given.
Mother Theresa
It is wonderful how quickly you get used to things, even the most astonishing.
Edith Nesbitt
Life is divided into three terms - That which was, which is, and which will be. Let us learn from the past to profit by the present, and from the present to live better in the future.
William Wordsworth
He that blows the coals in quarrels that he has nothing to do with, has no right to complain if the sparks fly in his face.
Benjamin Franklin
The consciousness of self is the greatest hindrance to the proper execution of all physical action. There is no fixed teaching. All I can provide is an appropriate medicine for a particular ailment.
Bruce Lee, Quotation from the book: (The Art of Jeet Kune Do) by Bruce Lee
It makes no difference if I burn my bridges behind me - I never retreat.
Fiorello LaGuardia, New York City Mayo
Success is achieved and maintained by those who TRY, And keep TRYING. Where there is nothing to lose by TRYING, And a great deal to gain if SUCCESSFUL, By all means, TRY. DO IT NOW
W. Clement Stone
You must believe in God in spite of what the clergy say.
Benjamin Jowett
If you want a quality, act as if you already had it.
William James
The ideal life is in our blood and never will be still. Sad will be the day for any man when he becomes contented with the thoughts he is thinking and the deeds he is doing - - where there is not forever beating at the doors of his soul some great desire to do something larger, which he knows that he was meant and made to do.
Phillips Brooks
Writing is easy. All you do is stare at a blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead.
Gene Fowle
A lifetime of happiness! No man alive could bear it; it would be hell on earth.
George Bernard Shaw
A poet must need be before his own age, to be even with posterity.
James Russell Lowell
When I think of talking, it is of course with a woman. For talking at its best being an inspiration, it wants a corresponding divine quality of receptiveness, and where will you find this but in a woman.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
I quit therapy because my analyst was trying to help me behind my back.
Richard Lewis
Get this economic plan passed. Later on, we can all debate it.
President George Bush, to New Hampshire legislators
I had an immense advantage over many others dealing with the problem inasmuch as I had no fixed ideas derived from long - Established practice to control and bias my mind, and did not suffer from the general belief that whatever is, is right.
Henry Besseme
You are today where your thoughts have brought you you will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you.
James Allen
Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.
Dr. Dale E. Turne
Every silver lining has a touch of grey.
Jerry Garcia
I have taken more out of alcohol than alcohol has taken out of me.
Sir Winston Churchill
Wherefore putting away lying, speak every man truth with his neighbour for we are members one of another.
Ephesians 425 Bible
Evil draws men together.
Aristotle, Rhetoric
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary the evil it does is permanent.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
To love is nothing. To be loved is something. To love and be loved is everything.
Greek Prove
Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.
Vincent Van Gogh
New Jersey needs a hero. Bon Jovi does not count.
Kurt Angle, Gold Medal Olympic Wrestle
We hold these truths to be sacred and undeniable that all men are created equal and independent, that from that equal creation they derive rights inherent and inalienable, among which are the preservation of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
Thomas Jefferson
Go often to the house of thy friend; for weeds soon choke up the unused path.
Scandinavian Prove
I have come to believe that giving and receiving are really the same. Giving and receiving - Not giving and taking.
Joyce Grenfell