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meaningful famous quotes

Updated on October 30, 2009

   There are four kinds of Homicide felonious, excusable, justifiable, and praiseworthy.
  ~Author : Ambrose Gwinett Bierce Famous Quotes

   Marriage is our last, best chance to grow up.
  ~Author : B A Billingsly Inspirational Sayings

   I will demand a commitment to excellence and to victory, and that is what life is all about.
  ~Author : Vince Lombardi Lombardi Winning is the only thing by Jerry Kramer Nice Quotes

   God laughs, it seems, because God knows how it all turns out in the end.
  ~Author : Harvey Cox Great Sayings

   Just because swans mate for life, I don't think it's that big of a deal. First of all, if you're a swan, you're probably not going to find a swan that looks that much better than the one you've got, so why not mate for life
  ~Author : Jack Handey Deep Thoughts Meaningful Sayings

   Providence has hidden a charm in difficult undertakings which is appreciated only by those who dare to grapple with them.
  ~Author : AnneSophie Swetchine Popular Sayings

   It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted by poverty.
  ~Author : Juvenal Satires Wise Quotes

   The finest eloquence is that which gets things done the worst is that which delays them.
  ~Author : David Lloyd George Witty Sayings

   They envy the distinction I have won; let them therefore, envy my toils, my honesty, and the methods by which I gained it.
  ~Author : Sallust Motivational Sayings

   I was irrevocably betrothed to laughter, the sound of which has always seemed to me to be the most civilised music in the world.
  ~Author : Peter Ustinov Famous Quotes

   My writing is like a ten gallon spring. It can issue from the ground anywhere at all. On smooth ground it rushes swiftly on and covers a thouasand li in a single day without difficulty. When it twists and turns among mountains and rocks, it fits its form to things it meets: unknowable. What can be known is, it always goes where it must go, always stops where it cannot help stopping -- nothing else. More than that, even I cannot know.
  ~Author : Su Shih Inspirational Sayings

   Those who stand strong will stand forever.
  ~Author : Joshua D Clark Nice Quotes


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      attitude 5 years ago

      Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art of all. Andy Warhol Popular Quotes

      He who knows does not speak.

      He who speaks does not know. Laotzu The Way of Laotzu Inspirational Sayings

      The creative individual has the capacity to free himself from the web of social pressures in which the rest of us are caught. He is capable of questioning the assumptions that the rest of us accept. John W Gardner Nice Quotes

      Nothing ever gets anywhere. The earth keeps turning round and round and gets nowhere. The moment is the only thing that counts. Jean Cocteau Motivational Sayings

      Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together. Vincent van Gogh Meaningful Sayings

      Prejudice is the reasoning of fools. Author Unknown Famous Sayings

      You could not step twice into the same rivers; for other waters are ever flowing on to you. Heraclitus of Ephesus Wise Quotes

      Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it. Lou Holtz Witty Sayings

      Socialism is nothing but the capitalism of the lower classes. Oswald Spengler Great Sayings

      We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for the safety of the future. Jeseph Joubert Popular Quotes

      Thou shalt raise up the foundations of many generations, and thou shalt be called, the repairer of the breach, the restorer of paths to dwell in. Isaiah 5812 Inspirational Sayings

      The only possible conclusion that social sciences can draw is some do, some don't. Ernest Rutherford Nice Quotes

      For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them. Aristotle Motivational Sayings

      Events in the past may be roughly divided into those which probably never happened and those which do not matter. William Ralph Inge Meaningful Sayings

      Lactomangulation, n.:

      Manhandling the "open here" spout on a milk carton so badly that one has to resort to using the "illegal" side. Rich Hall Sniglets Famous Sayings

      The mark of the immature man is that he wants to die nobly for a cause, while the mark of the mature man is that he wants to live humbly for one. J D Salinger Wise Quotes

      Anyone can escape into sleep, we are all geniuses when we dream, the butcher's the poet's equal there. E M Cioran Witty Sayings

      When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him. You lift the relationship thereby to a higher level. The best in the other person begins to flow out toward you as your best flows toward him. In the meeting of the best in each a higher unity of understanding is established. Norman Vincent Peale Great Sayings

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      Sayings 7 years ago

      Admiration, n. Our polite recognition of another's resemblance to ourselves.

      ~Author : Ambrose Bierce Famous Quotes

      The poet is in command of his fantasy, while it is exactly the mark of the neurotic that he is possessed by his fantasy.

      ~Author : Lionel Trilling The Liberal Imagination 1950 Inspirational Sayings

      The Devil finds work for idle hands.

      ~Author : Proverb Nice Quotes

      A sense of humor is part of the art of leadership, of getting along with people, of getting things done.

      ~Author : Dwight D Eisenhower Great Sayings

      Richard Nixon lied to gain love, to shore up his grandiose fantasies, to bolster his ever-wavering sense of identity. He lied in attack, hoping to win and always he lied, and this most aggressively, to deny that he lied.

      ~Author : Fawn M Brodie Meaningful Sayings