Places Quotes

Everyone has a talent. What is rare is the courage to nurture it in solitude and to follow the talent to the dark places where it leads.
Erica Jong
Dante alighieri - the darkest places in hell are reserved for those...

William james - human beings are born into this little span of...
Old age is when broadness of the mind and narrowness of the waist change places.
Red Skelton
God be between you and harm in all the empty places where you must walk.
Ancient Egyptian Blessing
The best man is like water. Water is good it benefits all things and does not compete with them. It dwells in lowly places that all disdain. This is why it is so near to Tao.
Lao Tzu

Musical training is a more potent instrument than any other, because rhythm and harmony find their way into the inward places of the soul, on which they mightily fasten imparting grace.
Plato
The web eliminates all hiding places.
Jim Povec
Do all the good you can, By all the means you can, In all the ways you can, In all the places you can, At all the times you can, To all the people you can, As long as ever you can.
John Wesley
Indeed the dictum that truth always triumphs over persecution, is one of those pleasant falsehoods which men repeat after one another till they pass into common places, but which all experience refutes.
John Stuart Mill
Five thousand balloons, capable of raising two men each, could not cost more than five ships of the line; and where is the prince who can afford so to cover his country with troops for its defense as that 10, 000 men descending from the clouds might not in many places do an infinite deal of mischief before a force could be brought together to repel them?
Benjamin Franklin
Touch the earth, love the earth, honour the earth, her plains, her valleys, her hills, and her seas; rest your spirit in her solitary places.
Ernest Dimnet
The world is indeed full of peril, and in it there are many dark places; but still there is much that is fair; and though in all lands love is now mingled with grief, it grows perhaps the greater.
J. R. R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring
Abraham lincoln - corporations have been enthroned.... an era of...
It used to take courage - - Indeed, it was the act of courage par excellence - - To leave the comforts of home and family and go out into the world seeking adventure. Today there are fewer places to discover, and the real adventure is to stay at home.
Alvaro de Solva
Fear not a jest. If one throws salt at you, you will not be harmed unless you have sore places.
Latin Prove
The world breaks everyone, and afterward, many are strong at the broken places.
Ernest Hemingway
I told the doctor I broke my leg in two places. He told me to quit going to those places.
Henny Youngman
The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in time of great moral crisis, maintain their neutrality.
- Dante Alighieri
History knows no resting places and no plateaus.
Henry Kissinge
From the highest mountains in the world, Men seek for higher places to climb, When in their heart, It is where the climb always continues.
Jason Berg
Courage is found in unlikely places.
J. R. R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring
The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places.
Hemingway
Why is my existence so perfect with dark places? And why do I no longer care?
Lemuel W. H. Ranie
A statesman is a politician who places himself at the service of the nation. A politician is a statesman who places the nation at his service.
Georges Pomidou
Colleges are places where pebbles are polished and diamonds are dimmed.
Robert Green Ingersoll
Happiness is like manna; it is to be gathered in grains, and enjoyed every day. It will not keep; it cannot be accumulated; nor have we got to go out of ourselves or into remote places to gather it, since it has rained down from a Heaven, at our very door.
Tyron Edwards
The highest goodness is like water. Water benefits all things and does not compete. It stays in the lowly places which others despise. Therefore it is near The Eternal.
Lao Tzu
Touch the earth, love the earth, honour the earth, her plains, her valleys, her hills, and her seas rest your spirit in her solitary places.
Ernest Dimnet
Middle age is when your broad mind and narrow waist begin to change places.
E. Joseph Crossman
The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who in times of great moral crises maintain their neutrality.
Alighieri Dante
Optimism is the content of small men in high places.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.
Alan Ashley - Pitt
The man who follows the crowd will get no farther than the crowd. A man who walks alone is likely to get places no one has ever been before.
Alan Ashley - Pitt
Anyone who has begun to think places some portion of the world in jeopardy.
John Dewey
A vacuum is a hell of a lot better than some of the stuff that nature replaces it with.
Tennessee Williams, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1955)
To stay in places and to leave, to trust, to distrust, to no longer believe and believe again, ... to watch the snow come, to watch it go, to hear rain on a tent, to know where I can find what I want.
Ernest Hemingway
The best man is like water. Water is good; it benefits all things and does not compete with them. It dwells in lowly places that all disdain. This is why it is so near to Tao.
Lao - Tzu, The Way of Lao - Tzu
Coming home from very lonely places, all of us go a little mad: whether from great personal success, or just an all - Ight drive, we are the sole survivors of a world no one else has ever seen.
John le Carre, "The Chancellor Who Agreed To Play Spy, in The New York Times, May 8, 1974
There are places and moments in which one is so completely alone that one sees the world entire.
Jules Renard