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Good wise sayings

Updated on October 30, 2009

Good wise sayings


   Patterning your life around other's opinions is nothing more than slavery.
  ~Author : Lawana Blackwell Good Wise Quotes

   So as a prince is forced to know how to act like a beast, he must learn from the fox and the lion; becouse the lion is defenceless against traps and the fox is defenceless against wolves. Therefore one must be a fox in order to recognise traps and lion to frighten off wolves.
  ~Author : Niccollo Machavelli The Prince Inspirational Wise Sayings

   You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
  ~Author : Lou Holtz Nice Quotes

   Nature is not cruel, pitilessly, indifferent. This is one of the hardest lessons for humans to learn. We cannot admit that things might be neither good nor evil, neither cruel nor kind, but simply callous -- indifferent to all suffering, lacking all purpose.
  ~Author : Richard Dawkins Great Sayings

   Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
  ~Author : Aesop Meaningful Sayings

   It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees
  ~Author : Emiliano Zapata Popular Sayings

   Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge.
  ~Author : Henri de ToulouseLautrec Wise Quotes

   A harvest of peace is produced from a seed of contentment.
  ~Author : American Proverb Witty Sayings

   It has been proven beyond a shadow of a doubt that you miss 100% of the shots you do not take.
  ~Author : Wayne Gretski Motivational Sayings

   It is not really difficult to construct a series of inferences, each dependent upon its predecessor and each simple in itself. If, after doing so, one simply knocks out all the central inferences and presents one's audience with the starting-point and the conclusion, one may produce a startling, though perhaps a meretricious, effect.
  ~Author : Frederick Douglas Famous Quotes

   When you wish to instruct, be brief that men's minds take in quickly what you say, learn its lesson, and retain it faithfully. Every word that is unnecessary only pours over the side of a brimming mind.
  ~Author : Marcus Tullius Cicero Inspirational Sayings

   Even holligans marry, though they know that marriage is but for a little while. It is alimony that is forever.
  ~Author : Quentin Crisp Nice Quotes

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      yajur chaudhary 

      6 years ago

      always dance

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      Feynman 

      6 years ago

      Life is a progress, and not a station. Ralph Waldo Emerson Popular Quotes

      The truth is not simply what you think it is; it is also the circumstances in which it is said, and to whom, why and how it is said. Vaclav Havel Inspirational Sayings

      Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another. George Eliot Nice Quotes

      A man who could build a church, as one may say, by squinting at a sheet of paper. Charles Dickens Motivational Sayings

      The greatest discovery of my generation is that man can alter his life simply by altering his attitude of mind. James Truslow Adams Meaningful Sayings

      What is allowed us is disagreeable, what is denied us causes us intense desire. Ovid Amorum Book 2 19 3 Famous Sayings

      I'm going to memorize your name and throw my head away. Oscar Levant Wise Quotes

      However mean your life is, meet it and live it do not shun it and call it hard names. Cultivate poverty like a garden herb, like sage. Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends. Things do not change, we change. Sell your clothes and keep your thoughts. Henry David Thoreau Witty Sayings

      O would some power the giftie gie us to see ourselves as others see us. Robert Burns Great Sayings

      Whatsoever that be within us that feels, thinks, desires, and animates, is something celestial, divine, and, consequently, imperishable. Aristotle Popular Quotes

      Teenage boys, goaded by their surging hormones run in packs like the primal horde. They have only a brief season of exhilarating liberty between control by their mothers and control by their wives. Camille Paglia Inspirational Sayings

      Expect trouble as an inevitable part of life and repeat to yourself, the most comforting words of all; this, too, shall pass. Ann Landers Nice Quotes

      A ceremony in which rings are put on the finger of the lady and through the nose of the gentleman. Herbert Spencer Motivational Sayings

      Dost thou love life Then do not squander time, for that's the stuff life is made of. Benjamin Franklin Meaningful Sayings

      Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all. Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr Famous Sayings

      Courage may be taught as a child is taught to speak. Euripides Wise Quotes

      Ain?t no mountain that I can?t climb, baby Michael Jackson Leave Me Alone Witty Sayings

      If you thought that science was certain - well, that is just an error on your part. Richard Phillips Feynman Great Sayings

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      Meaningful  

      7 years ago

      Let no one be willing to speak ill of the absent.

      ~Author : Sextus Propertius Elegies Famous Quotes

      Get the best out of your body that you can get.

      ~Author : Pat Hall Inspirational Sayings

      I call architecture frozen music.

      ~Author : Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Nice Quotes

      When I want to know what France thinks, I ask myself.

      ~Author : Charles De Gaulle Great Sayings

      He who boasts of his ancestry is praising the deeds of another.

      ~Author : Seneca Meaningful Sayings

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