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life wisdom sayings

Updated on January 13, 2011

wisdom life sayings


   One drink is just right two is too many three are too few.
  ~Author : Danish proverb Famous life Quotes

   Wise are they who have learned these truths Trouble is temporary. Time is tonic. Tribulation is a test tube.
  ~Author : William Arthur Ward Inspirational life Sayings

   No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
  ~Author : Stanislaw J Lec Nice wisdom Quotes

   If a million people see my movie, I hope they see a million different movies.
  ~Author : Quentin Tarantino Referring to the movie Pulp Fiction Great Sayings

   The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
  ~Author : William A Ward Meaningful wisdom Sayings

   If toast always lands butter-side down, and cats always land on their feet, what happens if you strap toast on the back of a cat and drop it
  ~Author : Steven Wright Popular Sayings

   The future is an opaque mirror. Anyone who tries to look into it sees nothing but the dim outlines of an old and worried face.
  ~Author : Jim Bishop Wise Quotes

   People fo privilage will always risk their complete destruction rather than surrender any material part of their advantage.
  ~Author : John Kenneth Galbraith Witty Sayings

   Language is only the instrument of science, and words are but the signs of ideas.
  ~Author : Samuel Johnson Motivational Sayings

   il faut laisser du temps au temps
(you have to give time time - approximate translation)
  ~Author : Francois Mitterand Famous Quotes

   It is well to write love letters. There are certain things for which it is not easy to ask your mistress face to face, like money for instance.
  ~Author : Henri De Regnier Inspirational wisdom Sayings

   When I hear the word "culture" I reach for my gun.
  ~Author : Hans Johst c 1939 Nice Quotes

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      Gibran 

      6 years ago

      We like to praise birds for flying. But how much of it is actually flying, and how much of it is just sort of coasting from the previous flap Jack Handey Deep Thoughts Popular Quotes

      The only obligation which I have a right to assume, is to do at any time what I think right. Henry David Thoreau Civil Disobience Inspirational Sayings

      Living is a form of not being sure, not knowing what next or howWe guess. We may be wrong, but we take leap after leap in the dark. Agnes de Mille Nice Quotes

      A good intention clothes itself with power. Ralph Waldo Emerson Motivational Sayings

      Age does not make us childish, as some say it only finds us true children still. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Meaningful Sayings

      Telling us to obey instinct is like telling us to obey "people." People say different things: so do instincts. Our instincts are at war.... Each instinct, if you listen to it, will claim to be gratified at the expense of the rest.... C S Lewis The Abolition of Man Famous Sayings

      You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you do not trust enough. Dr Frank Crane Wise Quotes

      Ignorance and inconsideration are the two great causes of the ruin of mankind. John Tillotson Witty Sayings

      Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest of all; but great cleverness and much learning, if they be accompanied by a bad training, are a much greater misfortune. Plato Great Sayings

      We need programs that will teach athletes how to spell 'jump shot' rather than how to shoot it. Larry Hawkins Popular Quotes

      There are those who look at things the way they are, and ask why... I dream of things that never were, and ask why not Robert Francis Kennedy Inspirational Sayings

      Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day. Thornton Nice Quotes

      There can be no happiness if the things we believe in are different from the things we do. Freya Madeline Stark Motivational Sayings

      Perhaps one day this too will be pleasant to remember. Unknown Meaningful Sayings

      I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one 'O Lord, make my enemies ridiculous.' And God granted it. Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire Famous Sayings

      One golfer a year is hit by lightning. This may be the only evidence we have of God?s existence. Steve Aylett Atom a novel 2000 Wise Quotes

      Man merely discovers' he never can and never will invent. Kahlil Gibran Witty Sayings

      I existed from all eternity and, behold, I am here and I shall exist till the end of time, for my being has no end. Kahlil Gibran Great Sayings

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      Arthur  

      7 years ago

      To understand is to forgive, even oneself.

      ~Author : Alexander Chase Great Sayings

      Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was.

      ~Author : Dag Hammarskjld Meaningful Sayings

      Deadlines are things that we pass through on the way to finishing.

      ~Author : Peter Gabriel Wise Quotes

      There can be no spirituality, no sanctity, no truth without the female sex.

      ~Author : Andrew Schneider Motivational Sayings

      If you can imagine it,You can achieve it.If you can dream it,You can become it.

      ~Author : William Arthur Ward Famous Quotes

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      Allen  

      7 years ago

      When it is not necessary to change, it is necessary not to change.

      ~Author : Lucius Gary Meaningful Sayings

      No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.

      ~Author : George Burns Wise Quotes

      Mathematics is the language with which God has written the universe.

      ~Author : Galileo Galilei Motivational Sayings

      America, why are your libraries full of tears?

      ~Author : Allen Ginsberg Famous Quotes

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      Buddha  

      7 years ago

      Every person is a fool in somebody's opinion.

      ~Author : Danish proverb Motivational Sayings

      Most conversations are simply monologues delivered in the presence of a witness.

      ~Author : Margaret Miller Famous Quotes

      I think the first virtue is to restrain the tongue; he approaches nearest to gods who knows how to be silent, even though he is in the right.

      ~Author : Cato Inspirational Sayings

      Of all the worldly passions, lust is the most intense. All other worldly passions seem to follow in its train.

      ~Author : Buddha Nice Quotes

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