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The way you treat yourself sets the standard for others. - Sonya Friedman
Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it. - George Santayana
Enjoy things which are pleasant that is not the evil it is the reducing of our moral self to slavery by them that is. - Thomas Carlyle
Today the real test of power is not capacity to make war but the capacity to prevent it. - Anne Elizabeth O'Hare McCormick
Love and work are the cornerstones of our humanness. - Sigmund Freud
Life is a joke. The only way to survive it is to find the right punchline. - Becky Alunan
There is a measure in everything. There are fixed limits beyond which and short of which right cannot find a resting place. - Horace
I wish a robot would get elected President. That way, when he came to town, we could all take a shot at him and not feel too bad. - Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
The most common lie is that which one lies to himself lying to others is relatively an exception. - Hietzsche
I have you and even if we never meet or ever see each other, we have left our thumbprints in the thick, moist clay of each others lives. - Hugh Elliott
I don`t think anyone should write their autobiography until after they`re dead. - Samuel Goldwyn
Whatever you do, you need courage. Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you you are wrong. There are always difficulties arising which tempt you to believe that your critics are right. To map out a course of action and follow it to the end, requires some of the same courage which a soldier needs. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority. - Thomas Huxley
We are not the same persons this year as last nor are those we love. It is a happy chance if we, changing, continue to love a changed person. - Jacques Maritain
A friend is somebody you want to be around when you feel like being by yourself. - Barbara Burrow
Nothing makes us so lonely as our secrets. - Paul Tournier
Nothing in life is so exhilarating as to be shot at without result. (Quoting Churchill) - Ronald Reagan
Have regard for your name, since it will remain for you longer than a great store of gold. - Ecclesiasticus
Eric Draven Suddenly their came a tapping, as of someone gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door. You heard me rapping, right - Crow, The
I claim the right to contradict myself. I don`t want to deprive myself of the right to talk nonsense, and I ask humbly to be allowed to be wrong sometimes. - Federico Fellni
The opposite of talking isn`t listening. The opposite of talking is waiting. - Fran Lebowitz
Outer space is no place for a person of breeding. - Lady Violet Bonham Carter
The truth is more important than the facts. - Frank Lloyd Wright
A grownup is a child with layers on. - Paxton Blair
I had found a kind of serenity, a new maturity... I didn`t feel better or stronger than anyone else but it seemed no longer important whether everyone loved me or not--more important now was for me to love them. Feeling that way turns your whole life around living becomes the act of giving. - Beverly Sills
I thought I loved him, but I really just needed him. There was so much death and when I was in bed with him, I wasn`t thinking about death...Look, what I`m trying to say is that we can`t know what`s in another person`s heart, we can`t even know what`s in our own. Life turns on a dime, and somehow we muddle through. - Sybil Adelman
Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved. - William Jennings Bryan
That government is best which governs least. - from Civil Disobedience - Henry David Thoreau
How many crimes are committed simply because their authors could not endure being wrong. - Albert Camus
As against having beautiful workshops, studios, etc., one writes best in a cellar on a rainy day. - Van Wyck Brooks
Never miss a chance to keep your mouth shut. - Robert Newton Peck
You can`t really be strong until you see a funny side to things. - Ken Kesey
We are drawn to our television sets each April the way we are drawn to the scene of an accident. - Vincent Canby
Telling the future by looking at the past assumes that conditions remain constant. This is like driving a car by looking in the rearview mirror. - Herb Brody
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy They are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. - Marcel Proust
As the representatives of the people we are here to declare that our resolve has not been weakened by these horrific and cowardly acts. referring to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon - Tom Daschle
One life - a little gleam of Time between two Eternities. - Thomas Carlyle
I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read, and all the friends I want to see. - John Burroughs
You are the same today that you are going to be in five years from now except for two things the people with whom you associate and the books you read. - Charles Jones
The true purpose of education is to cherish and unfold the seed of immortality already sown within us to develop, to their fullest extent, the capacities of every kind with which the God who made us has endowed us. - Anna James
True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen. - Erica Jong
Not to know what has been transacted in former times is to be always a child. If no use is made of the labors of past ages, the world must remain always in the infancy of knowledge. - Cicero
Dig where the gold isunless you just need some exercise. - John M. Capozzi
Both the cockroach and the bird would get along very well without us, although the cockroach would miss us most. - Joseph Wood Krutch
Fear not a jest. If one throws salt at you, you will not be harmed unless you have sore places. - Latin Proverb
True love comes quietly, without banners or flashing lights. If you hear bells, get your ears checked. - Erich Segal
If I were to try to read, much less answer, all the attacks made on me, this shop might as well be closed for any other business. - Abraham Lincoln
If you can`t explain it simply, you don`t understand it well enough. - Albert Einstein
Nostalgia isn`t what it used to be. - Peter De Vries
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat. - Sir Winston Leonard Spenser Churchill
Anybody can win unless there happens to be a second entry. - George Ade
Unlike presidential administrations, problems rarely have terminal dates. - Dwight D Eisenhower
To believe your own thought, to believe that what is true for you in your private heart is true for all men-that is genius. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
My life is music. And in some vague, mysterious, and subconscious way, I have always been driven by a taut inner spring which has propelled me to almost compulsively reach for perfection in music, often--in fact, mostly--at the expense of everything else in my life. - Stan Getz
What a blessing it would be if we could open and shut our ears as easily as we open and shut our eyes - Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
To accomplish our destiny it is not enough to merely guard prudently against road accidents. We must also cover before nightfall the distance assigned to each of us. - Alexis Carrel
You have to sow before you can reap. You have to give before you can get. - Robert J. Collier
They were so strong in their beliefs that there came a time when it hardly mattered what exactly those beliefs were they all fused into a single stubbornness. - Louise Erdrich
The best an American can look forward to is the lonely pleasure of one who stands at long last on a chilly and inhospitable mountaintop where few have been before, where few can follow and where few will consent to believe he has been. - George Frost Kennan
Language study is a route to maturity. Indeed, in language study as in life, if a person is the same today as he was yesterday, it would be an act of mercy to pronounce him dead and to place him in a coffin, rather than in a classroom. - John A. Rassias
The only competition worthy of a wise man is with himself. - George Washington Allston
Television is a new medium. It`s called a medium because nothing is well-done. - Fred Allen
Pains of love be sweeter far Than all other pleasures are. - John Dryden
The evolution of consciousness culminates in an all-inclusive consciousness that functions in the context of the infinite and the eternal. - Phiroz Mehta
Every man has seen the wall that limits his mind. - Alfred Victor Vigny
The past is a source of knowledge, and the future is a source of hope. Love of the past implies faith in the future. - Stephen Ambrose
Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
To fail is a natural consequence of trying, To succeed takes time and prolonged effort in the face of unfriendly odds. To think it will be any other way, no matter what you do, is to invite yourself to be hurt and to limit your enthusiasm for trying again. - David Viscott
Trent I`m telling you baby, you always double down on 11. - Swingers
Modesty is the citadel of beauty. - Demades
While day by day the overzealous student stores up facts for future use, He who has learned to trust nature finds need for ever fewer external directions. He will discard formula after formula, until he reaches the conclusion Let nature take its course. By letting each thing act in accordance with its own nature, everything that needs to be done gets done. - Lao Tzu
Let us carefully observe those good qualities wherein our enemies excel us and endeavor to excel them, by avoiding what is faulty, and imitating what is excellent in them. - Plutarch
The first glance at History convinces us that the actions of men proceed from their needs, their passions, their characters and talents and impresses us with the belief that such needs, passions and interests are the sole spring of actions. - Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
He who praises everybody, praises nobody. - Samuel Johnson
A man`s errors are what make him amiable. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
He`s simply got the instinct for being unhappy highly developed. - Hector Hugh Munro
The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work. - Richard Bach
America is a mistake, a giant mistake. - Sigmund Freud
The lord is wonderfully good to those who wait for him and seek him.N.B. From this quote is derived the proverb, Good things come to those who wait. - Lamentations 325
Observe your enemies, for they first find out your faults. - Antisthenes
Great ideas need landing gear as well as wings. - C. D. Jackson
All we actually have is our body and its muscles that allow us to be under our own power. - Allegra Kent
You can`t build a reputation on what you`re going to do. - Henry Ford
With reasonable men I will reason with humane men I will plea but to tyrants I will give no quarter, nor waste arguments where they will certainly be lost. - William Lloyd Garrison
The married are those who have taken the terrible risk of intimacy and, having taken it, know life without intimacy to be impossible. - Carolyn Heilbrun
Greater love hath no man than this, that he lay down his friends for his life. - Jeremy Thorpe
Every failure is a step to success... - William Whewell
Find a job you like and you add five days to every week. - H. Jackson Brown Jr.
If you`re not part of the solution, you`re part of the precipitate. - Henry J. Tillman
The people of the South have rejected the constitutional amendment, and therefore we will march upon them and force them to adopt it at the point of the bayonet, and establish military power over them until they do adopt it. - John Whitehead
If you go in for argument, take care of your temper. Your logic, if you have any, will take care of itself. - Joseph Farrell
It used to take courage--indeed, it was the act of courage par excellence--to leave the comforts of home and family and go out into the world seeking adventure. Today there are fewer places to discover, and the real adventure is to stay at home. - Alvaro de Solva
I think it would be a good idea. - Mahatma Gandhi
Creativity is the power to connect the seemingly unconnected. - William Plomer
The past is only the present become invisible and mute and because it is invisible and mute, its memoried glances and it`s murmurs are infinitely precious. We are tomorrow`s past. - Mary Webb
Minds are like parachutes. They only function when they are open. - Lester R Bittel
Never keep up with the Joneses. Drag them down to your level. - Quentin Crisp
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow. - Oscar Wilde
Nothing succeeds like the appearance of success. - Christopher Lasch
Risk is essential. There is not growth of inspiration in staying within what is safe and comfortable. Once you find out what you do best, why not try something else - Alex Noble