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famous words & sayings

Updated on January 18, 2011

   It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do wrong.
  ~Author : Abraham Lincoln Famous Words & Quotes

   May the road rise to meet you. May the wind always be at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face, the rains fall soft upon your fields and, until we meet again, may God hold you in the palm of his hand.
  ~Author : Irish Blessing Inspirational Sayings

   When you reach for the stars you may not quite get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud either.
  ~Author : Leo Burnett Nice Quotes

   The only way round is through.
  ~Author : Robert Frost Great Words Sayings

   Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.
  ~Author : John Davidson Rockefeller Sr Meaningful Sayings

   If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.
  ~Author : Anna Quindlen Popular Sayings

   I didn't really say everything I said.
  ~Author : Yogi Berra Wise Words Quotes

   I can believe anything, provided it is incredible.
  ~Author : Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde Witty Sayings

   All living souls welcome whatsoever they are ready to cope with all else they ignore, or pronounce to be monstrous and wrong, or deny to be possible.
  ~Author : George Santayana Motivational Sayings

   An intellectual snob is someone who can listen to the William Tell Overture and not think of The Lone Ranger.
  ~Author : Dan Rather Famous Quotes

   Robert E Lee didn't make it the first time and Jefferson Davis took the vacancy. Pershing didn't make it for two years, MacArthur couldn't get in the first year and Eisenhower took an extra year of high school to get in. Patton took three years to get in and five to get out.
  ~Author : Manley E Rogers Inspirational Sayings

   We know accurately only when we know little with knowledge doubt increases.
  ~Author : Johann von Goethe Nice Quotes


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      7 years ago

      Pride is the recognition of the fact that you are your own highest value and, like all of man?s values, it has to be earned. Ayn Rand Atlas Shrugged Popular Quotes

      Do what you can with what you have, where you are. Theodore Roosevelt Inspirational Sayings

      We should live our lives as though Christ were coming this afternoon. Jimmy Carter Spech in March 1976 Nice Quotes

      It is better to wear out than to rust out. Bishop Richard Cumberland Motivational Sayings

      I love my country too much to be a nationalist. Albert Camus Meaningful Sayings

      What is reality, anyway Just a collective hunch. Jane Wagner Famous Sayings

      Well, all I know is what I read in the papers. Will Rogers Wise Quotes

      To be a book-collector is to combine the worst characteristics of a dope fiend with those of a miser. Robertson Davies Witty Sayings

      Faults are soon copied. Horace Great Sayings

      Courage is not the absence of fear, but the conquest of it. Author Unknown Popular Quotes

      Money, the root of all evil...but the cure for all sadness. Mike Gill Inspirational Sayings

      The peaceful transfer of authority is rare in history, yet common in our country. With a simple oath, we affirm old traditions and make new beginnings. George W Bush Inaugural address 2001 Nice Quotes

      There is no course of life so weak and sottish as that which is managed by order, method, and discipline. Michel Eyquem de Montaigne Motivational Sayings

      Linus Apparently, he's got a record longer than my... well, it's long. Ocean's Eleven Meaningful Sayings

      Only the winners decide what were war crimes. Garry Wills Famous Sayings

      Take your life in your own hands and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame. Erica Jong Wise Quotes

      I'll sleep when I'm dead. Warren Zevon Witty Sayings

      When I woke up this morning my girlfriend asked me, 'Did you sleep good' I said 'No, I made a few mistakes.' Steven Wright Great Sayings

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      7 years ago

      quite useful


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