Category: Quotes

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Isabelle Eberhardt

“The farther behind I leave the past, the closer I am to forging my own character.”

Frederick William Robertson

“This world is given as the prize for the men in earnest; and that which is true of this world, is truer still of the …

Norman Brenner

“The intermediate stage between socialism and capitalism is alcoholism.”

Anne Wilson Schaef

“We begin to see that the completion of an important project has every right to be dignified by a natural grieving process. Something that required …

Adrian Mitchell

“Most people ignore most poetry / because / most poetry ignores most people.”

Dave Meurer

“A great marriage is not when the ‘perfect couple’ comes together. It is when an imperfect couple learns to enjoy their differences.”

Elisa Camahort

“The way we distinguish ourselves is by showing our individuality.”

Clarence Thomas

“Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot.”

Nancy Reagan

“I believe that people would be alive today if there were a death penalty.”

Will Durst

“I hate the outdoors. To me the outdoors is where the car is.”

Harold Taylor

“The roots of true achievement lie in the will to become the best that you can become.”

Firesign Theatre

“Hello seeker! Now don’t feel alone here in the New Age, because there’s a seeker born every minute.”

Garry Marshall

“It’s always helpful to learn from your mistakes because then your mistakes seem worthwhile.”

Michael Flatley

“Whenever I hear, ‘It can’t be done,’ I know I’m close to success.”

Arthur Honegger

“There is no doubt that the first requirement for a composer is to be dead.”

James Rippe

“Exercise alone provides psychological and physical benefits. However, if you also adopt a strategy that engages your mind while you exercise, you can get a …

Dinah Shore

“Trouble is part of your life, and if you don’t share it, you don’t give the person who loves you a chance to love you …

Art Buchwald

“You can’t make up anything anymore. The world itself is a satire. All you’re doing is recording it.”

Ted Morgan

“Howard Hughes was able to afford the luxury of madness, like a man who not only thinks he is Napoleon but hires an army to …

Anne Lamott

“Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. …

Dan Parker

“Millions of words are written annually purporting to tell how to beat the races, whereas the best possible advice on the subject is found in …

Alan Perlis

“The computing field is always in need of new cliches.”

Elizabeth Warnock Fernea

“Nobody is ever met at the airport when beginning a new adventure. It’s just not done.”

Scott R. Kurtz

“If I’ve learned one thing in the 14 years I’ve been a full-time cartoonist, it’s that you can not let anyone else define your professionalism. …

Miriam Beard

“Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.”

Dylan Taylor

“It takes a planet to explore the universe.”

Basil King

“Be bold and mighty powers will come to your aid.”

Ralph Novak

“Reading this book is like waiting for the first shoe to drop.”

Al Batt

“The secret of happiness is to make others believe they are the cause of it.”

Peter Stone

“‘So you think *I’m* the murderer? What do I have to do to convince you that I’m not, be the next victim?’/ ‘Well, that would …

Hasidic Saying

“The man who has confidence in himself gains the confidence of others.”

Lawrence Bixby

“Each handicap is like a hurdle in a steeplechase, and when you ride up to it, if you throw your heart over, the horse will …

Bradley’s Bromide

“If computers get too powerful, we can organize them into a committee — that will do them in.”

Rabbi Harold Kushner

“One of the most sublime experiences we can ever have is to wake up feeling healthy after we have been sick.”

Henry C. Link

“While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, the other is busy making mistakes and becoming superior.”