Sons Quotes

Joseph addison - animals, in their generation, are wiser than the...
Authors like cats because they are such quiet, lovable, wise creatures, and cats like authors for the same reasons.
Robertson Davies

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
Woody allen - money is better than poverty, if only for...
Jacques maritain - we are not the same persons this year as last nor...
The timid and fearful first failures dismay, but the stout heart stays trying by night and by day. He values his failures as lessons that teach The one way to get to the goal he would reach.
Edgar Albert Guest

It is hard enough to remember my opinions, without also remembering my reasons for them.
Friedrich Nietzsche
For rarely are sons similar to their fathers: most are worse, and a few are better than their fathers.
Homer, The Odyssey
The wit makes fun of other persons the satirist makes fun of the world the humorist makes fun of himself, but in so doing, he identifies himself with people - - That is, people everywhere, not for the purpose of taking them apart, but simply revealing their true nature.
James Thurbe
Ideas are like wandering sons. They show up when you least expect them.
Bern Williams
Associate with well - Mannered persons and your manners will improve. Run around with decent folk and your own decent instincts will be strengthened.
Stanley Walke
It is hard enough to remember my opinions, without also remembering my reasons for them!
Friedrich Nietzsche
If it were natural for father to care for their sons, they would not need so many laws commanding them to do so.
Phyllis Chesle
There are always reasons for murdering a man. But there is no justification for his existence.
Albert Camus, The Fall
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
Aldous Huxley
Objective journalism is one of the main reasons American politics has been allowed to be so corrupt for so long.
Hunter S. Thompson
A man generally has two reasons for doing a thing.
John Pierpoint Morgan
Now I see the secret of the making of the best persons. It is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth.
Walt Whitman, Song of the Open Road
We have forty million reasons for failure, but not a single excuse.
Rudyard Kipling
The memory should be specially taxed in youth, since it is then that it is strongest and most tenacious. But in choosing the things that should be committed to memory the utmost care and forethought must be exercised; as lessons well learnt in youth are never forgotten.
Arthur Schopenhaue
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons.
Aristotle, Rhetoric
The difference of race is one of the reasons why I fear war may always exist because race implies difference, difference implies superiority, and superiority leads to predominance.
Benjamin Disraeli
A king, realizing his incompetence, can either delegate or abdicate his duties. A father can do neither. If only sons could see the paradox, they would understand the dilemma.
Marlene Dietrich
The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.
Ralph Waldo Emerson, Journals, 1839
When I was young, I was sure of many things now there are only two things of which I am sure one is, that I am a miserable sinner and the other, that Christ is an all - Sufficient Saviour. He is well - Taught who learns these two lessons.
John Newton
Do definite good; first of all to yourself, then to definite persons.
John Lancaster Spalding
The heart has its reasons which reason knows nothing of.
Blaise Pascal
How good bad music and bad reasons sound when one marches against an enemy!
Friedrich Nietzsche
Happy is he who gets to know the reasons for things.
Virgil
We have a lot of reasons but only one real one.
Pablo Picasso
There are certain persons for whom pure Truth is a poison.
Andr Maurois
The wise man does not permit himself to set up even in his own mind any comparisons of his friends. His friendship is capable of going to extremes with many people, evoked as it is by many qualities.
Charles Dudley Warne
When two persons are together, two of them must no whisper to each other, without letting the third hear; because it would hurt him.
Prophet Mohammad, Bukhari & Muslim
Friends are generally of the same sex, for when men and women agree, it is only in the conclusions their reasons are always different.
George Santayana
First there is a time when we believe everything, then for a little while we believe with discrimination, then we believe nothing whatever, and then we believe everything again - And, moreover, give reasons why we believe.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawer.
Robert Frost
It is in the knowledge of the genuine conditions of our lives that we must draw our strength to live and our reasons for living.
Simone de Beauvoi
We hate some persons because we do not know them; and we will not know them because we hate them.
Charles Caleb Colton
Eventually, there will not be enough prisons if there are not enough good homes.
Neal A. Maxwell
The assumed instinctive belief in God has been used by many persons as an argument for His existence. But this is a rash argument, as we should thus be compelled to believe in the existence of cruel and malignant spirits, only a little more powerful than man for the belief in them is far more general than in a beneficent Diety.
Charles Robert Darwin