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great famous sayings

Updated on November 23, 2009

famous great sayings


   Some people are so much sunshine to the square inch.
  ~Author : Walt Whitman Famous Quotes

   In helping others, we shall help ourselves, for whatever good we give out completes the circle and comes back to us.
  ~Author : Flora Edwards Inspirational Sayings

   Happiness consists in activity. It is running steam, not a stagnant pool.
  ~Author : John Mason Good Nice Quotes

   When you have to kill a man, it costs nothing to be polite.
  ~Author : Sir Winston Churchill 18741965 Great Sayings

   In the depth of winter, I learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
  ~Author : Albert Camus Meaningful Sayings

   Prince Akeem Oh, it was a most amazing game. The Giants of New York took on the Packers of Green Bay. The Giants triumphed by kicking a pigskin ball through a big H. A most ripping victory. Cleo McDowell Son... I'm just going to tell you this one time. If you want to keep working here, stay off the drugs.
  ~Author : Coming to America Popular Sayings

   The dynamics of capitalism is postponement of enjoyment to the constantly postponed future.
  ~Author : Norman O Brown Wise Quotes

   Difficulty is the excuse history never accepts.
  ~Author : Edward R Murrow Witty Sayings

   By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he's wrong.
  ~Author : Charles Wadsworth Motivational Sayings

   Be grateful for luck. Pay the thunder no mind - listen to the birds. And don't hate nobody.
  ~Author : Eubie Famous Quotes

   Cherish that which is within you, and shut off that which is without.
  ~Author : Chuangtzu Inspirational Sayings

   The greatest gift a parent can give a child is unconditional love. As a child wanders and strays, finding his bearings, he needs a sense of absolute love from a parent. There's nothing wrong with tough love, as long as the love is unconditional.
  ~Author : George Herbert Walker Bush Nice Quotes

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      Norman 

      6 years ago

      A man should not leave this earth with unfinished business. He should live each day as if it was a pre-flight check. He should ask each morning, am I prepared to lift-off Andrew Schneider Popular Quotes

      If people really want to go, and really try all their lives, I think they will get in; for I don?t believe there are any locks on that door, or any guards at the gate. I always imagine it is as it is in the picture, where the shining ones stretch out their hands to welcome poor Christian as he comes up from the river. Louisa May Alcott Little Women Inspirational Sayings

      Actions have consequences...first rule of life. And the second rule is this - you are the only one responsible for your own actions. Holly Lisle Nice Quotes

      Every moment of one's existence one is growing into more or retreating into less. Norman Mailer Motivational Sayings

      He who lets the world, or his own portion of it, choose his plan of life for him, has no need of any other faculty than the ape-like one of imitation. He who chooses his plan for himself, employs all his faculties. He must use observation to see, reasoning and judgment to foresee, activity to gather materials for decision, discrimination to decide, and when he has decided, firmness and self-control to hold to his deliberate decision. John Stuart Mill On Liberty 1859 Meaningful Sayings

      A truly elegant taste is generally accompanied with excellency of heart. Henry Fielding Famous Sayings

      Ill deeds are doubled with an evil word. William Shakespeare Wise Quotes

      I ask you to look both ways. For the road to a knowledge of the stars leads through the atom and important knowledge of the atom has been reached through the stars. Sir Arthur Eddington Witty Sayings

      For all the advances in medicine, there is still no cure for the common birthday. John Herschel Glenn Jr Great Sayings

      If we cannot live so as to be happy, let us at least live so as to deserve it. Immanuel Hermass von Fichte Popular Quotes

      How ridiculous and unrealistic is the man who is astonished at anything that happens in life. Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Inspirational Sayings

      There was something awesome in the thought of the solitary mortal standing by the open window and summoning in from the gloom outside the spirits of the nether world. Conan Doyle Nice Quotes

      We've arranged a civilization in which most crucial elements profoundly depend on science and technology. We have also arranged things so that almost no one understands science and technology. This is a prescription for disaster. We might get away with it for a while, but sooner or later this combustible mixture of ignorance and power is going to blow up in our faces. Carl Sagan Motivational Sayings

      Patience is the key to content. Mahomet Meaningful Sayings

      What I know for sure is that what you give comes back to you. Oprah Winfrey Famous Sayings

      While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for the future. Ronald Reagan Wise Quotes

      If you want to see what children can do, you must stop giving them things. Norman Douglas Witty Sayings

      I am only one, but I am one. I can not do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I can not do interfere with what I can do. Edward E Hale Great Sayings

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      Quotes 

      6 years ago

      When things are at their worst I find something always happens.

      ~Author : W Somerset Maugham Famous Quotes

      The human mind always makes progress, but it is a progress in spirals.

      ~Author : Germaine De Stael Inspirational Sayings

      Music and silence combine strongly because music is done with silence, and silence is full of music.

      ~Author : Marcel Marceau Nice Quotes

      We all have the extraordinary coded within us, waiting to be released.

      ~Author : Jean Houston Great Sayings

      Thoughts are energy. And you can make your world or break your world by thinking.

      ~Author : Susan S Taylor Meaningful Sayings

      A good son makes a good husband.

      ~Author : American Proverb Popular Sayings

      I am neither an optimist nor pessimist, but a possibilist.

      ~Author : Max Lerner Wise Quotes

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      Anon  

      7 years ago

      The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.

      ~Author : Voltaire Inspirational Sayings

      It matters not how a man dies, but how he lives. The act of dying is not of importance, it lasts so short a time.

      ~Author : Samuel Johnson Boswell The Life of Samuel Johnson 1791 Nice Quotes

      Whenever a man does a thoroughly stupid thing, it is always from the noblest motives.

      ~Author : Oscar Wilde Great Sayings

      Debugging is anticipated with distaste, performed with reluctance, and bragged about forever.

      ~Author : Anon Meaningful Sayings

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      Great Sayings 

      7 years ago

      If it can be dreamed, it can be done.

      ~Author : Walt Disney Inauguration day of Disney World Famous Quotes

      If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.

      ~Author : Abraham Lincoln Inspirational Sayings

      Wealth stays with us a little moment if at all only our characters are steadfast, not our gold.

      ~Author : Euripides Nice Quotes

      Compassion will cure more sins than condemnation.

      ~Author : Henry Ward Beecher Great Sayings

      We cannot control the evil tongues of others but a good life enables us to disregard them.

      ~Author : Cato the Elder Meaningful Sayings

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