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Motivational words & sayings

Updated on July 13, 2011

   A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.
  ~Author : Aesop Famous Motivational Words Quotes

   Tony Montana I always tell the truth. Even when I lie.
  ~Author : Scarface Inspirational Sayings

   The past is certain, the future obscure.
  ~Author : Thales Nice Quotes

   Courage is not afraid to weep, and she is not afraid to pray, even when she is not sure who she is praying to.
  ~Author : Black Hawk Great Words Sayings

   Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.
  ~Author : Robert Louis Stephenson Meaningful Sayings

   Work is a necessary evil to be avoided.
  ~Author : Mark Twain Popular Sayings

   A kleptomaniac is a person who helps himself because he can't help himself.
  ~Author : Henry Morgan Wise Words Quotes

   The achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual.
  ~Author : Vince Lombardi Witty Sayings

   I don?t think anyone can DO anything that would make him worthy of love. Love is a gift and cannot be earned. It can only be given.
  ~Author : Real Live Preacher RealLivePreachercom Weblog January 20 2003 Motivational Sayings

   All things must change to something new, to something strange.
  ~Author : Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Famous Quotes

   Cynicism is an unpleasant way of saying the truth.
  ~Author : Lillian Hellman The Little Foxes Inspirational Sayings

   Merrill Morgan, this crop stuff is just about a bunch of nerds who never had a girlfriend their whole lives. They're like thirty now. They make up secret codes and analyze Greek mythology and make secret societies where other guys who never had girlfriends can join in. They do stupid crap like this to feel special. It's a scam. Nerds were doin' it twenty five years ago and new nerds are doing it again.
  ~Author : Signs Nice Quotes


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      Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises. Samuel Butler Popular Quotes

      Love is not blind - it sees more, not less. But because it sees more, it is willing to see less. Rabbi Julius Gordon Inspirational Sayings

      A legal or religious ceremony by which two persons of the opposite sex solemnly agree to harass and spy on each other... until death do them join. Elbert Hubbard Nice Quotes

      When you take stuff from one writer it's plagiarism but when you take it from many writers, it's research. Wilson Mizner Motivational Sayings

      Sex: the thing that takes up the least amount of time and causes the most amount of trouble. John Barrymore Meaningful Sayings

      I am not dying, not anymore than any of us are at any moment. We run, hopefully as fast as we can, and then everyone must stop. We can only choose how we handle the race. Hugh Elliott Famous Sayings

      That you may retain your self-respect, it is better to displease the people by doing what you know is right, than to temporarily please them by doing what you know is wrong. William J H Boetcker Wise Quotes

      Refrain from doing ill for one all powerful reason, lest our children should copy our misdeeds we are all to prone to imitate whatever is base and depraved. Juvenal Witty Sayings

      He was a genius - that is to say, a man who does superlatively and without obvious effort something that most people cannot do by the uttermost exertion of their abilities. Robertson Davies Fifth Business Great Sayings

      Believe one who has proved it. Believe an expert. Virgil Aeneid Popular Quotes

      There are days when solitude, for someone my age, is a heady wine that intoxicates you with freedom, others when it is a bitter tonic, and still others when it is a poison that makes you beat your head against the wall. Colette Inspirational Sayings

      We are most alive when we're in love. John Updike Nice Quotes

      If one morning I walked on top of the water across the Potomac River, the headline that afternoon would read President Can't Swim. Lyndon B Johnson Motivational Sayings

      Will it not be felt that Virtue, however beautiful, becomes the worst of all attitudes when it is found too feeble to contend with Vice... Marquis de Sade Justine Meaningful Sayings

      Words are the leaves of the tree of language, of which, if some fall away, a new succession takes their place. Field Marshall John French Famous Sayings

      There is no such thing as a lover's oath. Plato Wise Quotes

      The meanest, most contemptible kind of praise is that which first speaks well of a man, and then qualifies it with a but. Henry Ward Beecher Witty Sayings

      Must not all things at the last be swallowed up in death? Plato Dialogues Phaedo Great Sayings

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      etim etiefe 

      7 years ago

      the best thing u could ever become i s being yourself

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      7 years ago

      A good friend can tell you what is the matter with you in a minute. He may not seem such a good friend after telling. Arthur Brisbane Popular Quotes

      Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. Dwight D Eisenhower Inspirational Sayings

      Few people can be happy unless they hate some other person, nation, or creed. Bertrand Russell Nice Quotes

      My defenses were so great. The cocky rock and roll hero who knows all the answers was actually a terrified guy who didn't know how to cry. Simple. John Lennon Motivational Sayings

      Sometimes I think you have to march right in and demand your rights, even if you don't know what your rights are, or who the person is you're talking to. Then, on the way out, slam the door. Jack Handey Deep Thoughts Meaningful Sayings

      Knowledge is vain and fruitless which is not reduced to practice. Matthew Henry Famous Sayings

      It is in our lives and not our words that our religion must be read. Thomas Jefferson Wise Quotes

      To hope means to be ready at every moment for that which is not yet born, and yet not become desperate if there is no birth in our lifetime. Emily Elizabeth Dickinson Witty Sayings

      It is only by introducing the young to great literature, drama and music, and to the excitement of great science that we open to them the possibilities that lie within the human spirit -- enable them to see visions and dream dreams. Eric Anderson Great Sayings

      Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable. Sydney Harris Popular Quotes

      I have seen men fly bombers with their faces half- blown away. You're going to allow a few algebra formulas to ground you Robin Green Inspirational Sayings

      My wish is to ride the tempest, tame the waves, kill the sharks. I will not resign myself... Trieu Thi Trinh Nice Quotes

      The worst-tempered people I've ever met were the people who knew they were wrong. Wilson Mizner Motivational Sayings

      Troubles are often the tools God fashions us for better things. Henry Ward Beecher Meaningful Sayings

      An expert is a person who avoids small error as he sweeps on to the grand fallacy. Benjamin Stolberg Famous Sayings

      One should count each day a separate life. Seneca Wise Quotes

      I believe in the forgiveness of sin and the redemption of ignorance. Adlai E Jr Stevenson Witty Sayings

      To know that what is impenetrable to us really exists, manifesting itself as the highest wisdom and the most radiant beauty, which our dull facilities can comprehend only in the most primitive forms--this knowledge, this feeling, is at the center of true religiousness. In this sense, and in this sense only, I belong to the ranks of the devoutly religious men. Albert Einstein Great Sayings

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      benjamin uzondu odunze 

      7 years ago

      i am who i am not because of what i want to do but because of what i have done

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      Etim etiefe 

      7 years ago

      If you can control your thought,you can control your chalenges

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