Sons Quotes

The wit makes fun of other persons; the satirist makes fun of the world; the humorist makes fun of himself.
James Thurber, in Edward R. Murrow television interview
Will cuppy - aristotle was famous for knowing everything. he...

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
If there is one eternal truth of politics, it is that there are always a dozen good reasons for doing nothing.
John le Carre
Do definite good; first of all to yourself, then to definite persons.
John Lancaster Spalding
Charles dickens - by the time we hit fifty, we have learned our...

The lessons taught in great books are misleading. The commerce in life is rarely so simple and never so just.
Anita Brookne
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
Walter stegne - most things break, including hearts. the lessons...
There are certain persons for whom pure Truth is a poison.
Andr Maurois
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
Some of the best lessons we ever learn are learned from past mistakes. The error of the past is the wisdom and success of the future.
Dr. Dale E. Turne
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in the government to the utmost.
Aristotle, Politics
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
A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawer.
Robert Frost
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
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
No persons are more frequently wrong, than those who will not admit they are wrong.
Francois De La Rochefoucauld
We hate some persons because we do not know them and we will not know them because we hate them.
Charles Caleb Colton
In communities where men build ships for their own sons to fish or fight from, quality is never a problem.
J. Deville
Strong reasons make strong actions.
William Shakespeare
The heart has its reasons which reason knows nothing of.
Blaise Pascal
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
What experience and history teach is this - That nations and governments have never learned anything from history, or acted upon any lessons they might have drawn from it.
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
We can forgive you for killing our sons. But we will never forgive you for making us kill yours.
Golda Meir, to Anwar Saddat just before the peace talks.
We hate some persons because we do not know them; and we will not know them because we hate them.
Charles Caleb Colton
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
A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.
Robert Frost, (attributed)
Whenever you commend, add your reasons for doing so; it is this which distinguishes the approbation of a man of sense from the flattery of sycophants and admiration of fools.
Sir Richard Steele
What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
We have a lot of reasons but only one real one.
Pablo Picasso