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   Our patience will achieve more than our force.
  ~Author : Edmund Burke Famous positive Quotes

   Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue.
  ~Author : Buddha Inspirational Sayings

   I am reminded of the professor who, in his declining hours, was asked by his devoted pupils for his final counsel. He replied, 'Verify your quotations.'
  ~Author : Sir Winston Churchill Nice Quotes

   There is no such thing as justice--in or out of court.
  ~Author : Clarence Darrow Great positive Sayings

   I'm telling you, just attach a big parachute TO THE PLANE ITSELF Is anyone listening to me
  ~Author : Jack Handey Deep Thoughts Meaningful Sayings

   When a person can no longer laugh at himself, it is time for others to laugh at him.
  ~Author : Thomas Szasz Popular Sayings

   Happiness is something that comes into our lives through doors we don't even remember leaving open.
  ~Author : Rose Lane Wise Quotes

   When you determined what you want, you have made the most important decision of your life. You have to know what you want in order to attain it.
  ~Author : Douglas Lurtan Witty Sayings

   Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
  ~Author : Helen Keller The World at Her Fingertips by Joan Dash Motivational Sayings

   An honest politician is one who, when he is bought, will stay bought.
  ~Author : Simon Cameron Famous Quotes

   We shape our buildings and they shape us.
  ~Author : Winston Churchill Inspirational Sayings

   If you can't have faith in what is held up to you for faith, you must find things to believe in yourself, for a life without faith in something is too narrow a space to live.
  ~Author : George E Woodberry Nice positive Quotes

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W.C. Fields 6 years ago

Attitude is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than what people do or say. It is more important than appearance, giftedness, or skill.


Attitude 4 years ago

Inside each and every one of us is a person that no one knows. A person, should you take the time to look,is waiting to be discovered, Wanting you to take notice. Take a few minutes every day and sit down to chat to this person. Who knows what you may learn Neill MacRae Popular Quotes

For those who love it, cooking is at once child's play and adult joy. And cooking done with care is an act of love. Craig Claiborne Inspirational Sayings

It may well be doubted whether human ingenuity can construct an enigma... which human ingenuity may not, by proper application, resolve. Edgar Allan Poe Nice Quotes

I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority. EB White Motivational Sayings

We falsely attribute to men a determined character - putting together all their yesterdays - and averaging them - we presume we know them. Pity the man who has character to support - it is worse than a large family - he is the silent poor indeed. Henry David Thoreau Meaningful Sayings

A great fortune in the hands of a fool is a great misfortune. Author Unknown Famous Sayings

Kids' views are often just as valid as the teachers'. The best teachers are the ones that know that. Morley Saefer Wise Quotes

If you go in for argument, take care of your temper. Your logic, if you have any, will take care of itself. Joseph Farrell Witty Sayings

People seldom become famous for what they say until after they are famous for what they've done. Cullen Hightower Great Sayings

Through me you pass into the city of woe:

Through me you pass into eternal pain:

Through me among the people lost for aye.

Justice the founder of my fabric moved:

To rear me was the task of power divine,

Supremest wisdom, and primeval love.

Before me things create were none, save things

Eternal, and eternal I shall endure.

All hope abandon, ye who enter here.

Dante Alighieri The Divine Comedy Popular Quotes

If you try, you will find it impossible to do one great thing. You can only do many small things with great love. Mother Teresa Inspirational Sayings

Half the work that is done in the world is to make things appear what they are not. Erastus Flavel Beadle Nice Quotes

It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society. Krishnamurti Motivational Sayings

My mother used to say that there are no strangers, only friends you haven't met yet. She's now in a maximum security twilight home in Australia. Dame Edna Everage Meaningful Sayings

To succeed in politics, it is often necessary to rise above your principles. Anon Famous Sayings

Most tax revisions didn't improve the system, they made it more like Washington itself complicated, unfair, cluttered with gobbledygook and loopholes designed for those with the power and influence to hire high-priced legal and tax advisers. Ronald Reagan Wise Quotes

A hypocrite is a person who--but who isn't Don Marquis Witty Sayings

I wake to sleep, and take my waking slow. I feel my fate in what I cannot fear. I learn by going where I have to go. Theodore Roethke Great Sayings


easier 4 years ago

Now hatred is by far the longest pleasure men love in haste but they detest at leisure. George Gordon Byron Popular Quotes

I feel how little she can like being told of her owing me anything. No woman ever enjoys such an obligation to another woman. Henry James The Ambassadors Book Seventh Chapter 2 Inspirational Sayings

Irony is the hygiene of the mind. Elizabeth Bibesco Nice Quotes

The only reward for love is the experience of loving. John LeCarre The Secret Pilgrim Motivational Sayings

Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children. This is not a way of life at all in any true sense. Under the clouds of war, it is humanity hanging on a cross of iron. Dwight David Eisenhower 1953 Meaningful Sayings

Dreams are postcards from our subconscious, inner self to outer self, right brain trying to cross that moat to the left. Too often they come back unread return to sender, addressee unknown. That's a shame because it's a whole other world out there--or in here depending on your point of view. Dennis Koenig Famous Sayings

A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject. Sir Winston Churchill Wise Quotes

We have inadvertently designed a system in which being good at what you do as a teacher is not formally rewarded, while being poor at what you do is seldom corrected nor penalized. Elliot Wayne Eisner Witty Sayings

Before you agree to do anything that might add even the smallest amount of stress to your life, ask yourself What is my truest intention Give yourself time to let a yes resound within you. When it's right, I guarantee that your entire body will feel it. Oprah Winfrey Great Sayings

Poetry is what gets lost in translation. Robert Frost Popular Quotes

When a man steals your wife, there is no better revenge than to let him keep her. Sacha Guitry Inspirational Sayings

Be neither too remote nor too familiar. Prince Charles Nice Quotes

I thank You, God, in Heaven, for friends. Margaret Elizabeth Sangster Motivational Sayings

Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes. Oscar Wilde Meaningful Sayings

Getting kicked out of the American Bar Association is like getting kicked out of the Book-of-the-Month-Club. Melvin Belli on the occasion of his getting kicked out of the American Bar Association Famous Sayings

He knows all about art, but he doesn't know what he likes. James Thurber Wise Quotes

Jealousy - that dragon which slays love under the pretense of keeping it alive. Havelock Ellis Witty Sayings

It is easier to find a score of men wise enough to discover the truth than to find one intrepid enough, in the face of opposition, to stand up for it. A A Hodge Great Sayings

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