Sons Quotes

James thurbe - if i have any beliefs about immortality, it is...
I have supported my deviations with reasons I did not stop at mere doubt I have vanquished, I have uprooted, I have destroyed everything in my heart that might have interfered with my pleasure.
Marquis de Sade
All persons, living or dead, are purely coincidental, and should not be construed.
Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
Helen kelle - many persons have a wrong idea of what...
H. l. mencken - in the united states, doing good has come to be,...
We want far better reasons for having children than not knowing how to prevent them.
Dora Russell
No persons are more frequently wrong, than those who will not admit they are wrong.
Francois De La Rochefoucauld
I like persons better than principles, and I like persons with no principles better than anything else in the world.
Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray, 1891
Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the courage of other persons.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
The heart has its reasons which reason knows nothing of.
Blaise Pascal
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
The secret of happiness is this: Let your interests be as wide as possible, and let your reactions to the things and persons that interest you be as far as possible friendly rather that hostile.
Bertrand Russell
In communities where men build ships for their own sons to fish or fight from, quality is never a problem.
J. Deville
God allows us to experience the low points of life in order to teach us lessons we could not learn in any other way. The way we learn those lessons is not to deny the feelings but to find the meanings underlying them.
Stanley Lindquist
One of the many lessons that one learns in prison is, that things are what they are and will be what they will be.
Oscar Wilde
Malice sucks up the greater part of her own venom, and poisons herself.
Michel de Montaigne
Women are at last becoming persons first and wives second, and that is as it should be.
May Sarton
It is hard enough to remember my opinions, without also remembering my reasons for them!
Friedrich Nietzsche
It is a lovely thing to have a husband and wife developing together and having the feeling of falling in love again. That is what marriage really means helping one another to reach the full status of being persons, responsible and autonomous beings who do not run away from life.
Paul Tournie
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
Kahlil Gibran
Experience is a hard teacher becuase she gives the tests first, the lessons afterwards.
Vernon Suanders Law, Chicken Soup for the Teenage soul: Tough Stuff
No one would be foolish enough to choose war over peace - - In peace sons bury their fathers, but in war fathers bury their sons.
Croesus of Lydia
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
Most things break, including hearts. The lessons of life amount not to wisdom, but to scar tissue and callus.
Walter Stegne
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
There are certain persons for whom pure Truth is a poison.
Andr Maurois
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
Every instance of heartbreak can teach us powerful lessons about creating the kind of love we really want.
Martha Beck, O Magazine, February 2003
Jails and prisons are the complement of schools; so many less as you have of the latter, so many more must you have of the former.
Horace Mann
A person usually has two reasons for doing something: a good reason and the real reason.
Thomas Carlyle
A wise man looks upon men as he does on horses; all their comparisons of title, wealth, and place, he consider but as harness.
Robert Cecil
We have a lot of reasons but only one real one.
Pablo Picasso
A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.
Robert Frost, (attributed)
A leader or a man of action in a crisis almost always acts subconsciously and then thinks of the reasons for his action.
Jawaharlal Nehru
We hate some persons because we do not know them and we will not know them because we hate them.
Charles Caleb Colton
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
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
The lessons taught in great books are misleading. The commerce in life is rarely so simple and never so just.
Anita Brookne
A legal or religious ceremony by which two persons of the opposite sex solemnly agree to harass and spy on each other... until death do them join.
Elbert Hubbard
Lawyers are the only persons in whom ignorance of the law is not punished.
Jeremy Bentham