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famous wisdom sayings

Updated on June 22, 2011

Wisdom sayings & famous quotes


   A ruffled mind makes a restless pillow.
  ~Author : Charlotte Bronte Famous Wisdom Quotes

   I look forward to an America which will not be afraid of grace and beauty.
  ~Author : John Fitzgerald Kennedy Inspirational Wisdom Sayings

   I bet the sparrow looks at the parrot and thinks, yes, you can talk, but LISTEN TO YOURSELF
  ~Author : Jack Handey Deep Thoughts Nice Quotes

   A law is something which must have a moral basis, so that there is an inner compelling force for every citizen to obey.
  ~Author : Chaim Weizmann Great Sayings

   There are two types of people--those who come into a room and say, "Well, here I am!" and those who come in and say, "Ah, there you are."
  ~Author : Frederick L Collins Meaningful Sayings

   Each snowflake in an avalanche pleads not guilty.
  ~Author : Stanislaw J Lec Popular Sayings

   Take care to get what you like or you will be forced to like what you get.
  ~Author : George Bernard Shaw Wise Quotes

   I myself am made entirely of flaws, stitched together with good intentions.
  ~Author : Augusten Burroughs Magical Thinking Witty Sayings

   The experience of this sweet life. L'esperienza de questa dolce vita.
  ~Author : Dante Alighieri Motivational Sayings

   Do just once what others say you can't do, and you will never pay attention to their limitations again.
  ~Author : James R Cook Famous Quotes

   The man who trims himself to suit everybody will soon whittle himself away.
  ~Author : Charles Schwab Inspirational Sayings

   All philosophies, if you ride them, are nonsense, but some are greater nonsense than others.
  ~Author : Samuel Butler Nice Wisdom Quotes

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      Sandburg 

      7 years ago

      Our destiny changes with our thought we shall become what we wish to become, do what we wish to do, when our habitual thought corresponds with our desire. Orison Swett Marden Popular Quotes

      The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page. Saint Augustine Inspirational Sayings

      Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. Thomas Jefferson Nice Quotes

      The good Christian should beware the mathematician and all those who make empty prophecies. The danger already exists that the mathematicians have made a covenant with the devil to darken the spirit and to confine man in the bonds of hell. Saint Augustine Motivational Sayings

      Only when man's life comes to its end in prosperity can one call that man happy. Aeschylus Meaningful Sayings

      I regret that I have but one life to give for my country. Nathan Hale Famous Sayings

      If women understood and exercised their power they could remake the world. Emily Taft Douglas Wise Quotes

      America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week. Evan Esar Witty Sayings

      This is the true nature of home - it is the place of Peace the shelter, not only from injury, but from all terror, doubt and division. John Ruskin Great Sayings

      The bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is before them, glory and danger alike, and yet notwithstanding, go out to meet it. Thucydides Popular Quotes

      Efficiency is intelligent laziness. David Dunham Inspirational Sayings

      Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly. Robert F Kennedy Nice Quotes

      I love children --- especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away. Nancy Mitford Motivational Sayings

      Grace is not against good works It simply does not bless on the basis of good works. We receive blessing from God based solely on the merits of His Son--blessings freely given to us in Christ and nowhere else. The completeness that is in Christ mean deliverance from trying to 'be good' and 'do right' in order to be accepted by God. Richard Jordan Meaningful Sayings

      The peasants of the Asturias believe that in every litter of wolves there is one pup that is killed by the mother for fear that on growing up it would devour the other little ones. Victor Hugo Les Miserables Famous Sayings

      I remember how the other kids used to say that old Mister Swenson was the meanest man in town. But I said I thought he was nice, that he just didn't know how to show it. The meanest man in town, I said, was the mean old guy who lived in the big white house. 'THAT'S MISTER SWENSON,' they said. Oh, my mistake. Jack Handey Deep Thoughts Wise Quotes

      The moon is a friend for the lonesome to talk to. Carl Sandburg Witty Sayings

      That we can comprehend the little we know already is mindboggling in itself. Tom Gates Great Sayings

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      wisdom 

      7 years ago

      I always admired atheists. I think it takes a lot of faith.

      ~Author : Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider Northern Exposure Seoul Mates 1991 Inspirational Sayings

      What are politicians going to tell people when the Constitution is gone and we still have a drug problem?

      ~Author : William Simpson ACLU Nice Quotes

      Don't worry so much about your self-esteem. Worry more about your character. Integrity is its own reward.

      ~Author : Dr Laura Schlessinger Great Sayings

      In politics you must always keep running with the pack. The moment that you falter and they sense that you are injured, the rest will turn on you like wolves.

      ~Author : R A Butler Meaningful Sayings

      Be careful what you set your heart upon - for it will surely be yours.

      ~Author : James Arthur Baldwin Popular Sayings

      Education makes machines which act like men and produces men who act like machines.

      ~Author : Erich Fromm Wise Quotes

      It is as impossible for man to demonstrate the existence of God as it would be for even Sherlock Holmes to demonstrate the existence of Arthur Conan Doyle.

      ~Author : Frederick Buechner Witty Sayings

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      Walker Inspirational Sayings 

      7 years ago

      Seven days without laughter makes one weak.

      ~Author : Mort Walker Inspirational Sayings

      A 'No' uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.

      ~Author : Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Nice Quotes

      Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.

      ~Author : Sir Francis Bacon Great Sayings

      Self awareness is NOT just a bunch of amino acids bumping together.

      ~Author : Robert Anson Heinlein Meaningful Sayings

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      gabrielle schwartz 

      8 years ago

      4 me..

      dont make your life like a garden that anyone can step on..

      rather,make your life like a sky that everyone dream to reach on...

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