Age Quotes

England and America are two countries separated by the same language.
George Bernard Shaw
John fitzgerald kennedy - the courage of life is often a less dramatic...

What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything.
Vincent Van Gogh
Most affections are habits or duties we lack the courage to end.
Henri de Montherlant
How many ages hence Shall this our lofty scene be acted over In states unborn and accents yet unknown!
William Shakespeare, "Julius Caesar", Act 3 scene 1
The typical American of today has lost all the love of liberty, that his forefathers had, and all their disgust of emotion, and pride in self - Reliance. He is led no longer by Davy Crocketts he is led by cheer leaders, press agents, word mongers, uplifters.
Henry Louis Mencken

Courage in danger is half the battle.
Titus Plautus
Alvin toffle - humanity faces a quantum leap forward. it faces...
I speak BASIC to clients, 1 - 2 - 3 to management, and mumble to myself.
Anon.
During civil disturbance adopt such an attitude that people do not attach any importance to you - They neither burden you with complicated affairs, nor try to derive any advantage out of you.
Imam Ali - Ibn - Abi - Talib, Nahjul - Balgha (Peak of Eloquence), saying no1
Friedrich wilhelm nietzsche - it is not a lack of love, but a lack of...
True love is not rare at the age of a teen, but recognizing it as true love is.
Brad Bell
Few men are willing to brave the disapproval of their fellows, the censure of their colleagues, the wrath of their society. Moral courage is a rarer commodity than bravery in battle or great intelligence. Yet it is the one essential, vital quality for those who seek to change a world which yields most painfully to change.
Robert F. Kennedy, 1966 speech
I detest life - Insurance agents; they always argue that I shall some day die, which is not so.
Stephen Leacock
On the whole, age comes more gently to those who have some doorway into an abstract world - Art, or philosophy, or learning - Regions where the years are scarcely noticed and the young and old can meet in a pale truthful light.
Freya Stark
A different language is a different vision of life.
Federico Fellini
No man fully capable of his own language ever masters another.
George Bernard Shaw
Being able to support oneself allows one to choose a marriage out of love and not just economic dependence. It also allows one to risk that marriage.
Gloria Steinem
Courage is sometimes frail as hope is frail a fragile shoot between two stones that grows brave toward the sun though warmth and brightness fail, striving and faith the only strength it knows.
Frances Rodman
Writing is a solitary occupation. Family, friends, and society are the natural enemies of the writer. He must be alone, uninterrupted, and slightly savage if he is to sustain and complete an undertaking.
Jessamyn West
Age cannot wither her, nor custom staleHer infinite variety other women cloyThe appetites they feed, but she makes hungryWhere most she satisfies.
William Shakespeare
Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
Albert Einstein
When you meet your antagonist, do everything in a mild and agreeable manner. Let your courage be as keen, but at the same time as polished, as your sword.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Until the day of his death, no man can be sure of his courage.
Jean Anouilh
Politics should be the part - Time profession of every citizen who would protect the rights and privileges of free people and who would preserve what is good and fruitful in our national heritage.
Lucille Ball
The great advantage of being in a rut is that when one is in a rut, one knows exactly where one is.
Arnold Bennett
Support the strong, give courage to the timid, remind the indifferent, and warn the opposed.
Whitney M. Young Jr.
Language is not an abstract construction of the learned, or of dictionary makers, but is something arising out of the work, needs, ties, joys, affections, tastes, of long generations of humanity, and has its bases broad and low, close to the ground.
Noah Webste
Teenage boys, goaded by their surging hormones run in packs like the primal horde. They have only a brief season of exhilarating liberty between control by their mothers and control by their wives.
Camille Paglia
There is one rule for the industrialist and that is: Make the best quality of goods possible at the lowest cost possible, paying the highest wages possible.
Henry Ford
Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.
Lloyd Alexande
Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.
Billy Graham
I used to believe that marriage would diminish me, reduce my options. That you had to be someone less to live with someone else when, of course, you have to be someone more.
Candice Bergen
If you had the seeds of pestilence in your body you would not have a more active contagion that you have in your tempers, tastes, and principles. Simply to be in this world, whatever you are, is to exert an influence, compared with which mere language and persuasion are feeble.
Horace Bushnell
The sort of liveliness which increases with age is not far distant from madness.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld, Reflexions ou Sentences et Maximes Morales
No one has yet computed how many imaginary triumphs are silently celebrated by people each year to keep up their courage.
Athenus
Be like a postage stamp. Stick to one thing until you get there.
Josh Billings
Should we feel at times disheartened and discouraged, a confiding thought, a simple movement of heart towards God will renew our powers. Whatever He may demand of us, He will give us at the moment the strength and the courage that we need.
Franois de Salignac de la Mothe Fenelon
Any necessary work that pays an honest wage carries its own honor and dignity.
W. Kelly Griffith
When I read great literature, great drama, speeches, or sermons, I feel that the human mind has not achieved anything greater than the ability to share feelings and thoughts through language.
James Earl Jones