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Great sentences by great people

Updated on September 2, 2010

great people sentences

   The minute one utters a certainty, the opposite comes to mind.
  ~Author : Great sentences of May Sarton

   Purchase not friends by gifts; when thou ceasest to give, such will cease to love.
  ~Author : Thomas Fuller Inspirational Sayings

   Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.
  ~Author : Oprah Winfrey Nice sentences Quotes

   There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.
  ~Author : Eykis Great Sayings

   All I want to be is normally insane.
  ~Author : Marlon Brando Meaningful Sayings

   A pretty woman is a welcome guest.
  ~Author : Lord Byron Popular Sayings

   If you feel yourself falling, let go and glide.
  ~Author : Steffen Francisco Wise Quotes

   We cannot escape fear. We can only transform it into a companion that accompanies us on all our exciting adventures.
  ~Author : Susan Jeffers Witty Sayings

   I believe there are few whose view of life has not been affected by the stern or kindly influences of their early childhood, which threw them in upon themselves in timidity and reserve, or drew them out in genial confidence and sympathy with their fellow creatures.
  ~Author : Basil W Maturin Motivational Sayings

   The world is made for people who aren't cursed with self-awareness.
  ~Author : Susan Sarandon Famous sentences Quotes

   Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.
  ~Author : Martin Luther King Jr Strength to Love 1963 Inspirational Sayings

   All pleasures contain an element of sadness.
  ~Author : Jonathan Eibeschutz Nice Quotes


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    • gags3480 profile image


      5 years ago from Kanpur, India

      Really nice words.

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      6 years ago

      Life is faith ...

      Faith is love ...

      Love is ... you say please ...

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      adil khan 

      6 years ago

      nice one

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      7 years ago

      Solitude is the best nurse of wisdom. Laurence Sterne Popular Quotes

      Remember that lost time does not return. Thomas a Kempis Inspirational Sayings

      There they stand, the innumerable stars, shining in order like a living hymn, written in light. N P Willis Nice Quotes

      Sometimes it takes courage to give into temptation. Oscar Wilde Motivational Sayings

      Civilization requires slaves. Human slavery is wrong, insecure, and demoralizing. On mechanical slavery, on the slavery of the machine, the future of the world depends. Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde Meaningful Sayings

      He is the better equipped for life. As for swimming, who has the less to carry. Apuleius Famous Sayings

      We become what we think about all day long. Ralph Waldo Emerson Wise Quotes

      Great spirits have always encountered opposition from mediocre minds. The mediocre mind is incapable of understanding the man who refuses to bow blindly to conventional prejudices and chooses instead to express his opinions courageously and honestly. Albert Einstein quoted in New York Times March 13 1940 Witty Sayings

      The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart. Hellen Keller Great Sayings

      A hotel isn't like a home, but it's better than being a house guest. William Feather Popular Quotes

      Regrets are idle yet history is one long regret. Everything might have turned out so differently. Charles Dudley Warner Inspirational Sayings

      Inhabitants of underdeveloped nations and victims of natural disasters are the only people who have ever been happy to see soybeans. Fran Leibowitz Metropolitan Life Nice Quotes

      This is the true joy in life -- being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one... George Bernard Shaw Motivational Sayings

      If you don't learn to laugh at troubles, you won't have anything to laugh at when you grow old. Edward W Howe Meaningful Sayings

      I am not sincere, not even when I say I am not. Jules Renard Famous Sayings

      What is Jordan that I should wash in it What is the preaching that I should attend on it, while I hear nothing but what I knew before What are these beggarly elements of water, bread, and wine Are not these the reasonings of a soul that forgets who appoints the means of grace William Gurnall Wise Quotes

      Platitude: an idea (a) that is admitted to be true by everyone, and (b) that is not true. H L Mencken Witty Sayings

      We're a planet of nearly six billion ninnies living in a civilization that was designed by a few thousand amazingly smart deviants. Scott Adams Great Sayings

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      7 years ago

      love is all

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      Ally Sphere 

      7 years ago

      I am a nobody, nobody is perfect, therefore i am perfect.

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      8 years ago

      Nice (Y)


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