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What's your favorite quote and who said it?

  1. Porshadoxus profile image73
    Porshadoxusposted 6 years ago

    What's your favorite quote and who said it?

  2. Cellebrate! profile image74
    Cellebrate!posted 6 years ago

    "What you sow, is what you reap!" ( found in the Bible) -- it is in a way, similar to the golden rule: Do not do unto others what you dont want others to do unto you.

  3. BGollihue profile image60
    BGollihueposted 6 years ago

    A common mistake people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
    -Douglas Adams

  4. Alastar Packer profile image84
    Alastar Packerposted 6 years ago

    'Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.'- Einstien

  5. Vanessa Anderson profile image58
    Vanessa Andersonposted 6 years ago

    "Many things are opened by mistake, but none so frequently as the mouth." 

    I'm not sure who said it, but I love it and I try everyday to live by it.

  6. abrarr profile image60
    abrarrposted 6 years ago

    "Live and Let Live"
    but i don't know who said it.hehehe

  7. mariale2003 profile image59
    mariale2003posted 6 years ago

    There are only two ways to live your life.
    One is as though nothing is a miracle.
    The other is as though everything is a miracle.
    - Albert Einstein

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    jami l. pereiraposted 6 years ago

    AND I QUOTE....."I would rather you hate me for who i am , than for you to love me for who i am not" , author unknown ; AND , " If Honesty isnt everything , then it doesnt mean anything."  author unknown ... I try to live by both of these ...and i think  that they both are absolutely  awesome .

  9. jkhan profile image58
    jkhanposted 6 years ago

    "The secret of succes is for a man (woman) to be ready for his (her) opportunity when it comes." - Benjamin Desraily.

    Also,

    "To become truly immortal a work of art must surpass all human limits. Logic and common sense will only interfer but once these barriers are broken it will enter the realms of childhood visions and dreams" - Cherokke, a surrialist painter.

    Again,

    "I am become death, the destroyer of the worlds."  - Oppenheimer quotes out of Hinduism's Bhagavat Gita after the first nuclear explosion.

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    Old Empresarioposted 6 years ago

    "War is a racket. It always has been. It is possibly the oldest, easily the most profitable, surely the most vicious. It is the only one international in scope. It is the only one in which the profits are reckoned in dollars and the losses in lives." -- Gen. Smedley Butler, USMC

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    AlienWednesdayposted 6 years ago

    I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it has gone past I will turn the inner eye to see its path. Where the fear has gone there will be nothing. Only I will remain.
    Bene Gesserit Litany Against Fear--Dune

    Pinky: Gee, Brain, what do you want to do tonight?
    Brain: The same thing we do every night, Pinky - try to take over the world! --Animaniacs

    The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who in times of great moral crises maintain their neutrality -Dante

    Pinky: Gee, Brain, what do you want to do tomorrow?
    Brain: The same thing we do every day, Pinky - homeschool the kids to take over the world!--Animaniacs and me

  12. Rosie2010 profile image75
    Rosie2010posted 6 years ago

    "Go ahead. Make my day."
    - Clint Eastwood (Sudden Impact)

  13. Daniel J. Neumann profile image61
    Daniel J. Neumannposted 6 years ago

    "We must be careful about who we pretend to be, because who we pretend to be is who we truly are." ---Kurt Vonnegut (satirist, socialist, novelist).

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    Arlene V. Pomaposted 6 years ago

    Edith Wharton:  "Life is always either a tightrope or a featherbed.  Give me a tightrope."

  15. sam3m profile image61
    sam3mposted 6 years ago

    my favorite quote is "if a thing exists, i need two of it." by me.
    another is "i can't wait until tomorrow because i get better looking every day."  i think my brother said that.

  16. Tusitala Tom profile image66
    Tusitala Tomposted 6 years ago

    Reputedly from Sir Francis Bacon, a contemporary of William Shakespeare said:  "Reading maketh the learned man, writing, the exact man, a discourse, the ready man."   He was writing about being scholarly.

    I also like the Scottish Philosopher, Thomas Carlisle, who on speaking about Creativity said:  "That man is most original who can adapt from the greatest number of resources."   Meaning, the more wider your base knowledge, the better your chances of coming up with something new.   In other words, too narrow a specialization keeps you that way - narrow minded.

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    Surabhi Kauraposted 6 years ago

    "Cowards die many times before their deaths, the valiant never taste of death but once." William Shakespeare

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    Marebear2410posted 6 years ago

    "You become responsible, forever, for those you tame" .....
    "One runs the risk of weeping a little when one allows oneself to be tamed"
    - Antoine de Saint Exupery

    "This is the way the world ends: Not with a bang, but a whimper" - T.S. Eliot

    "I think the worst thing that could happen to anybody would be to not be used for anything by anybody. Thank you for using me, even though I didn't want to be used by anybody" -Kurt Vonnegut

  19. Veronica Bellotti profile image54
    Veronica Bellottiposted 5 years ago

    Its not what you know, its who you know.
    Its not what you wear, its the way you wear it.

 
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