Dictionary of Quotes ← A book of quotations can never be complete. [ Robert M. Hamilton ]

Aforisma di Johann Wolfgang Goethe

«Dove si perde l'interesse si perde anche la memoria.»

Work keeps at bay, three great evils — boredom, vice and need. -Voltaire

Work keeps at bay, three great evils — boredom, vice and need. -Voltaire

"Caring about others, running the risk of feeling, and leaving an impact on people, brings happiness" – Harold Kushner

« Caring about others, running the risk of feeling, and leaving an impact on people, brings happiness » – Harold Kushner

One change always leaves the way open for the establishment of others. -Niccolo Machiavelli

One change always leaves the way open for the establishment of others. -Niccolo Machiavelli

"Babies are bits of star-dust blown from the hand of God. Lucky the woman who knows the pangs of birth for she has held a star." – Larry Barretto

« Babies are bits of star-dust blown from the hand of God. Lucky the woman who knows the pangs of birth for she has held a star. » – Larry Barretto

Mary Stuart

In my end is my beginning. Mary Stuart quotes

Thucydides

Ignorance is bold and knowledge reserved. Thucydides quotes

Bernie Zilbergeld

The Chinese pianist Liu Chi Kung was imprisoned for seven years during the Cultural Revolution, during which time he had no access to a piano. When he returned to giving concerts again after he was released, his playing was better than ever. Asked how this was possible since he had not practice for seven years, ...

Tobias G. Smollett

Glory is the child of peril. Tobias G. Smollett quotes