Quotes and Sayings

The vanity of teaching doth oft tempt a man to forget that he is a blockhead.
Sir George Savile
Benjamin harrison - we americans have no commission from god to...

Loren - like the herd animals we are, we sniff warily at...
That which the dream shows is the shadow of such wisdom as exists in man, even if during his waking state he may know nothing about it... We do not know it because we are fooling away our time with outward and perishing things, and are asleep in regard to that which is real within ourself.
Philipus Aureolus Paracelsus
Slang is a language that rolls up its sleeves, spits on its hands and goes to work.
Carl Sandburg, New York Times Feb. 13, 1959
Life is a dead - End street.
Henry Louis Mencken

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
Albert Einstein
American can do better, and help is on the way.
John Kerry, speech in 2004
The world is full of women blindsided by the unceasing demands of motherhood, still flabbergasted by how a job can be terrific and torturous.
Anna Quindlen, O Magazine, May 2003
In the fields of observation chance favors only the prepared mind.
Louis Pasteu
Understand that the right to choose your own path is a sacred privilege. Use it. Dwell in possiblity.
Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine
Seneca - a good conscience fears no witness, but a guilty...
Fashion is something that goes in one year and out the other.
In life you can never be too kind or too fair everyone you meet is carrying a heavy load. When you go through your day expressing kindness and courtesy to all you meet, you leave behind a feeling of warmth and good cheer, and you help alleviate the burdens everyone is struggling with.
Brian Tracy
Marriage is based on the theory that when man discovers a brand of beer exactly to his taste he should at once throw up his job and go work in the brewery.
George Jean Nathan
There is no royal road to anything. One thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast, withers as rapidly. That which grows slowly, endures.
Josiah Gilbert Holland
I love freedom for what I can do with it, I hate freedom for what I have done with it.
Christian Longe
If a man cannot be a Christian in the place he is, he cannot be a Christian anywhere.
Henry Ward Beeche
No one finds life worth living; he must make it worth living.
Author Unknown
The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
Andy Warhol
When the silent majority opens its mouth it is usually to yawn.
Gerd de Ley
You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.
Denis Watley
No one should be judge in his own case.
Publilius Syrus
Happiness is something that you are and it comes from the way you think.
Wayne Dye
Success in life is measured, most easily, by the number of days that a person is truly happy.
Eric Edmeades, Editor, Success Express Journal (circa 1996)
If you love someone, put their name in a circle because hearts can be broken, but circles never end.
An orator is a good man who is skilled in speaking.
Cato the Elder, from Seneca the Elder, Controversiae
When we talk about understanding, surely it takes place only when the mind listens completely - - The mind being your heart, your nerves, your ears - when you give your whole attention to it.
J. Krishnamutri
Time is Too slow for those who wait, Too swift for those who fear, Too long for those who grieve, Too short for those who rejoice, But for those who love Time is not.
Henry Van Dyke
Only mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the noonday sun.
Indian Prove
My wife and I were happy for twenty years. Then we met.
Rodney Dangerfield
Luck, bad if not good, will always be with us. But it has a way of favoring the intelligent and showing its back to the stupid.
John Dewey
Money is always there, but the pockets change.
Gertrude Stein
The Constitution only guarantees the American people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.
Benjamin Franklin
Memory feeds a culture, nourishes hope and makes a human, human.
Elie Wiesel
They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel.
Carl W. Buechne
I can think of nothing more boring for the American people than to have to sit in their living rooms for a whole half hour looking at my face on their television screens.
Dwight David Eisenhowe
This is, I say, the time for all good men not to go to the aid of their party, but to come to the aid of their country.
Eugene McCarthy
The most eminent virtue is doing simply what we have to do.
Jose Maria Peman, Spanish writer, El Divino Impaciente
Things we not hope for often come to pass than things we wish.
Titus Maccius Plautus