Sons Quotes

Aldous huxley - the finest works of art are precious, among other...
We hate some persons because we do not know them and we will not know them because we hate them.
Charles Caleb Colton

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
Will cuppy - aristotle was famous for knowing everything. he...
Blaise pascal - the heart has its reasons which reason knows...
No two persons ever read the same book.
Edmund Wilson

For rarely are sons similar to their fathers: most are worse, and a few are better than their fathers.
Homer, The Odyssey
If there is one eternal truth of politics, it is that there are always a dozen good reasons for doing nothing.
John le Carre
I have a dream that one day... the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Whatever befalls the earth befalls the sons and daughters of the earth. We did not weave the web of life We are merely a strand in it. What we do with the web, we do to ourselves...
Chief Seattle
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
Civilization is built on a number of ultimate principles... respect for human life, the punishment of crimes against property and persons, the equality of all good citizens before the law... or, in a word justice.
Max Nordau
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
All persons, living or dead, are purely coincidental, and should not be construed.
Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Woody Allen
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
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
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
Far better to think historically, to remember the lessons of the past. Thus, far better to conceive of power as consisting in part of the knowledge of when not to use all the power you have. Far better to be one who knows that if you reserve the power not to use all your power, you will lead others far more successfully and well.
A. Bartlett Giamatti, President of Yale University
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
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
Time as he grows old teaches many lessons.
Aeschylus
The man that hath no music in himself, Nor is not moved with concord of sweet sounds, Is fit for treasons, stratagems, and spoils; The motions of his spirit are dull as night, And his affections dark as Erebus. Let no such man be trusted.
William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice
To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
George Santayana
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Bertrand Russell
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
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
No persons are more frequently wrong, than those who will not admit they are wrong.
Francois De La Rochefoucauld
A cynic is not merely one who reads bitter lessons from the past, he is one who is prematurely disappointed in the future.
Sidney J. Harris
Objective journalism is one of the main reasons American politics has been allowed to be so corrupt for so long.
Hunter S. Thompson
Ideas are like wandering sons. They show up when you least expect them.
Bern Williams
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons.
Aristotle, Rhetoric
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Malice sucks up the greater part of her own venom, and poisons herself.
Michel de Montaigne
If our early lessons of acceptance were as successful as our early lessons of anger, how much happier we would all be.
Peter McWilliams, Life 101
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
I believe, with abiding conviction, that this people - Nurtured by their deep faith, tutored by their hard lessons, moved by their high aspirations - Have the will to meet the trials that these times impose.
Lyndon B. Johnson
It is hard enough to remember my opinions, without also remembering my reasons for them.
Friedrich Nietzsche
One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say.
Will Durant
Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to, when all they need is one reason why they can.
Willis Whitney