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Updated on November 2, 2009

great famous quotes

Why should I buy expensive art when I can make my own.
~Author : Piero Milani Famous Quotes

Never give advice in a crowd.
~Author : Arab Proverb Inspirational Sayings

Whenever there is a simple error that most laymen fall for, there is always a slightly more sophisticated version of the same problem that experts fall for.
~Author : Amos Tversky Nice Quotes

Sweet is revenge - especially to women.
~Author : Lord Byron Great Sayings

First the grub, then the morals.
~Author : Bertolt Brecht Meaningful Sayings

Golf is a good walk spoiled.
~Author : Mark Twain Popular Sayings

The greatest and most amiable privilege which the rich enjoy over the poor is that which they exercise the least--the privilege of making others happy.
~Author : Charles Caleb Colton Wise Quotes

There are no days in life so memorable as those which vibrated to some stroke of the imagination.
~Author : Lawrence George Durrell Witty Sayings

Marriage should be a duet -- when one sings, the other claps.
~Author : Joe Murray Motivational Sayings

I think there are only three things America will be known for 2,000 years from now when they study this civilization the Constitution, jazz music, and baseball.
~Author : Gerald Early Famous Quotes

In times of joy, all of us wished we possessed a tail we could wag.
~Author : WH Auden Inspirational Sayings

He waited for the mask to drop off, but at the same time he did not question her right to wear it.
~Author : F Scott Fitzgerald Nice Quotes


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      circumstances 6 years ago

      Hell is God's great compliment to the reality of human freedom and the dignity of human choice. Gilbert Keith Chesterton Popular Quotes

      The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil. Marcus Tullius Cicero Inspirational Sayings

      People who say you're just as old as you feel are all wrong, fortunately. Russell Baker Nice Quotes

      Abused as we abuse it at present, dramatic art is in no sense cathartic it is merely a form of emotional masturbation. It is the rarest thing to find a player who has not had his character affected for the worse by the practice of his profession. Nobody can make a habit of self-exhibition, nobody can exploit his personality for the sake of exercising a kind of hypnotic power over others, and remain untouched by the process. Aldous Huxley Motivational Sayings

      Handguns are a public-health problem. Josh Sugarmann Meaningful Sayings

      A long and wicked life followed by five minutes of perfect grace gets you into Heaven. An equally long life of decent living and good works followed by one outburst of taking the name of the Lord in vainthen have a heart attack at that moment and be damned for eternity. Is that the system Robert A Heinlein Famous Sayings

      Learn the art of patience. Apply discipline to your thoughts when they become anxious over the outcome of a goal. Impatience breeds anxiety, fear, discouragement and failure. Patience creates confidence, decisiveness, and a rational outlook, which eventually leads to success. Brian Adams Wise Quotes

      I have no riches but my thoughts. Yet these are wealth enough for me. Sara Teasdale Witty Sayings

      Observe your enemies for they first find out your faults. Antisthenes Great Sayings

      Our loyalties must transend our race, our tribe, our class, and our nation and this means we must develop a world perspective. Martin Luther King Jr Popular Quotes

      Za dvumya zaitsami pogonish'sya, ne odnogo ne poimaesh'. (If you chase two rabbits, you will not catch either one.) Assyrian Proverb Inspirational Sayings

      Give away all you like, but keep your bills and your temper. Irish Proverb Nice Quotes

      The feeling remains that God is on the journey, too. Saint Teresa of Avila Motivational Sayings

      A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows the public opinion. Chinese Proverb Meaningful Sayings

      For violence, like Achilles' lance, can heal the wounds it has inflicted. Frantz Fanos Famous Sayings

      Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair. Kahlil Gibran Wise Quotes

      Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world. Science is the highest personification of the nation because that nation will remain the first which carries the furthest the works of thought and intelligence. Louis Pasteur Witty Sayings

      Under certain circumstances, profanity provides a relief denied even to prayer. Mark Twain Great Sayings

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      Sylvia 7 years ago

      Thinking things has been done through the ages; knowing things remains to be done.

      ~Author : Author Unknown Famous Quotes

      You are what your deep driving desire is As your deep driving desire is, so is your will As your will is so is your deed As your deed is so is your destiny.

      ~Author : Maitri Upanishads Inspirational Sayings

      I would rather have a mind opened by wonder than one closed by belief.

      ~Author : Gerry Spence Nice Quotes

      I think someone should have had the decency to tell me the luncheon was free. To make someone run out with potato salad in his hand, pretending that he's throwing up, is not what I call hospitality.

      ~Author : Jack Handey Deep Thoughts Great Sayings

      I wanted change and excitement and to shoot off in all directions myself, like the colored arrows from a Fourth of July rocket.

      ~Author : Sylvia Plath Meaningful Sayings

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      Milhous  7 years ago

      I am into parallel monogamy.

      ~Author : Seen on a button Motivational Sayings

      To live we must conquer incessantly, we must have the courage to be happy.

      ~Author : HenriFrederic Amiel Famous Quotes

      Not wanting to die was another universal constant, it seemed.

      ~Author : Robert J Sawyer Calculating God 2000 Inspirational Sayings

      From their experience or from the recorded experience of others (history), men learn only what their passions and their metaphysical prejudices allow them to learn.

      ~Author : Aldous Huxley Nice Quotes

      I wouldn't bet the farm on it, but I'd bet the main house. I wouldn't even bet the outhouse on Mondale.

      ~Author : Richard Milhous Nixon Great Sayings

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      Sayings 7 years ago

      The truth that makes men free is for the most part the truth which men prefer not to hear.

      ~Author : Herbert Agar Motivational Sayings

      I can't stand cheap people. It makes me real mad when someone says something like 'Hey, when are you going to pay me that hundred dollars you owe me' or 'Do you have that fifty dollars you borrowed' Man, quit being so cheap

      ~Author : Jack Handey Deep Thoughts Famous Quotes

      There is no discipline in the world so severe as the discipline of experience subjected to the tests of intelligent development and direction.

      ~Author : John Dewey Inspirational Sayings

      The golden rule of cats that governs all relationships we have with people: you scratch my back, you scratch my back.

      ~Author : David Fisher Conversations with My Cat Nice Quotes