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   However much we talk of the inexorable laws governing the life of individuals and of societies, we remain at the bottom convinced that in human affairs everything in more or less fortuitous. We do not even believe in the inevitability of our own death. Hence the difficulty of deciphering the present, of detecting the seeds of things to phrases come as they germinate before our eyes. We are not attuned to seeing the inevitable.
  ~Author : Eric Hoffer Famous clever Quotes

   No man is above the law and no man below it.
  ~Author : Theodore Roosevelt Inspirational clever phrases Sayings

   The world makes up for all its follies and injustices by being damnably sentimental.
  ~Author : Thomas H Huxley Nice Quotes

   Compassion and love are not mere luxuries. As the source of both inner and external peace, they are fundamental to the continued survival of our species.
  ~Author : Dalai Lama The Times 1999 Great phrases Sayings

   The heart's memory eliminates the bad and magnifies the good and thanks to this artifice we manage to endure the burdens of the past.
  ~Author : Gabrid Garcia Marquez Meaningful Sayings

   ...what thwarts us and demands of us the greatest effort is also what can teach us most.
  ~Author : Matthew Arnold Popular Sayings

   It is not in giving life but in risking life that man is raised above the animal that is why superiority has been accorded in humanity not to the sex that brings forth but to that which kills.
  ~Author : Simone de Beauvoir Wise Quotes

   The virtuous man is never a novice in worldly things.
  ~Author : Marcus Valerius Martialis Witty Sayings

   Within the problem lies the solution
  ~Author : Milton Katselas Motivational Sayings

   Difficulties increase the nearer we approach our goal.
  ~Author : Johann von Goethe Famous Quotes

   It is very strange that the years teach us patience - that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting.
  ~Author : Elizabeth Taylor Inspirational Sayings

   Children are never too tender to be whipped. Like tough beefsteaks, the more you beat them, the more tender they become.
  ~Author : Edgar Allan Poe Nice clever phrases Quotes


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      Much silence and a good disposition, there are no two things better than these. Prophet Mohammed Bukhari Popular Quotes

      If only God would give me some clear sign Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank. Woody Allen Inspirational Sayings

      If you would not step into the harlot's house, do not go by the harlot's door. Thomas Secker Nice Quotes

      Meditation has been defined as the cessation of active eternal thought. H Hahn Blavatsky Motivational Sayings

      The price good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by evil men. Plato Meaningful Sayings

      Perfection can be achieved by no one, because perfection is achieved from faults- yet faults tear away the perfection in you. Mary Ross Famous Sayings

      May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds. Edward Abbey Wise Quotes

      Victory has a thousand fathers; defeat is an orphan. John F Kennedy A Thousand Days by Arthur M Schlesinger Jr [1965] p289 Comment made by JFK in the aftermath of the fai Witty Sayings

      Success is achieved and maintained by those who TRY, And keep TRYING. Where there is nothing to lose by TRYING, And a great deal to gain if SUCCESSFUL, By all means, TRY. DO IT NOW W Clement Stone Great Sayings

      It is not enough merely to exist. It's not enough to say, 'I'm earning enough to support my family. I do my work well. I'm a good father, husband, churchgoer.' That's all very well. But you must do something more. Seek always to do some good, somewhere. Every man has to seek in his own way to realize his true worth. You must give some time to your fellow man. Even if it's a little thing, do something for those who need help, something for which you get no pay but the privilege of doing it. For remember, you don't live in a world all your own. Your brothers are here too. Albert Schweitzer Popular Quotes

      If you believe the doctors, nothing is wholesome if you believe the theologians, nothing is innocent if you believe the military, nothing is safe. Lord Salisbury Inspirational Sayings

      Everything is a dangerous drug except reality, which is unendurable. Cyril Connolly The Unquiet Grave 1945 Nice Quotes

      Plain women know more about men than beautiful ones do. Katharine Hepburn Motivational Sayings

      You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you. Brian Tracy Meaningful Sayings

      Engineering is the art of organizing and directing men and controlling the forces and materials of nature for the benefit of the human race. Henry G Stott 1907 Famous Sayings

      Human beings are perhaps never more frightening than when they are convinced beyond doubt that they are right. Laurens Van der Post Wise Quotes

      Thank God men cannot as yet fly and lay waste the sky as well as the earth. Henry David Thoreau Jan 3 1861 Witty Sayings

      A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party there is no battle unless there be two. Lucius Annaeus Seneca Great Sayings