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When we have lost everything, including hope, life becomes a disgrace, and death a duty. - Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
A home without books is a body without soul. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
He that dies a martyr proves that he was not a knave, but by no means that he was not a fool. - Charles Caleb Colton
Spring is a true reconstructionist. - Henry Timrod
He who lives without folly isn`t so wise as he thinks. - Francois de La Rochefoucauld
There is nothing like dream to create the future. Utopia to-day, flesh and blood tomorrow. - Victor Hugo
The fact remains that the overwhelming majority of people who have become wealthy have become so thanks to work they found profoundly absorbing. The long term study of people who eventually became wealthy clearly reveals that their `luck` arose from accidental dedication they had to an arena they enjoyed. - Srully D. Blotnick
The best armor is to keep out of range. - Italian Proverb
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself First, what could I do Second, what could I read And third, who could I ask - Jim Rohn
Those who never retract their opinions love themselves more than they love the truth. - Jeseph Joubert
The wit of a graduate student is like champagne. Canadian champagne. - Robertson Davies
All general statements are false. - Unknown
It has been said that man is a rational animal. All my life I have been searching for evidence which could support this. - Bertrand Russell
It is a lovely thing to have a husband and wife developing together and having the feeling of falling in love again. That is what marriage really means helping one another to reach the full status of being persons, responsible and autonomous beings who do not run away from life. - Paul Tournier
Certain flaws are necessary for the whole. It would seem strange if old friends lacked certain quirks. - Johann von Goethe
Only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live... - Dorothy Thompson
There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers. - Saint Theresa of Jesus
The man who goes alone can start today but he who travels with another must wait till the other is ready, and it may be along time before they get off. - Henry David Thoreau
We can`t all and some of us don`t. That`s all there is to it. - Alan Alexander Milne
Irrationally held truths may be more harmful than reasoned errors. - Thomas Huxley
If all men lead mechanical, unpoetical lifes, this is the real nihilism, the real undoing of the world. - Reginald Blyth
The gates of Hell are open night and day Smooth the descent, and easy is the way But, to return, and view the cheerful skies In this, the task and mighty labor lies. - John Dryden
The mission before us as ambassadors is to assure peace among, as it were, the diplomatic corps of fellow ambassadors. Thus we are to walk in lowliness (humility) and meekness, which foster longsuffering and enable us to forbear one another in love. - Stephen Shober
There is little friendship in the world, and least of all between equals. - Francis Bacon
The white, the Hispanic, the black, the Arab, the Jew, the woman, the Native American, the small farmer, the businessperson, the environmentalist, the peace activist, the young, the old, the lesbian, the gay and the disabled make up the American quilt. - Jesse Louis Jackson
A fool and his money are soon parted. - Thomas Tusser
Music makes one feel so romantic - at least it always gets on one`s nerves - which is the same thing nowadays. - Oscar Wilde
Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature`s inexorable imperative. - H. G. Wells
I never have found the perfect quote. At best I have been able to find a string of quotations which merely circle the ineffable idea I seek to express. - Caldwell O'Keefe
We may pass violets looking for roses. We may pass contentment looking for victory. - Bern Williams
Pleasure is the carrot dangled to lead the ass to market or the precipice. - Robinson Jeffers
The engineer is the key figure in the material progress of the world. It is his engineering that makes a reality of the potential value of science by translating scientific knowledge into tools, resources, energy and labor to bring them into the service of man ... To make contributions of this kind the engineer requires the imagination to visualize the needs of society and to appreciate what is possible as well as the technological and broad social age understanding to bring his vision to reality. - Sir Eric Ashby
We rarely confide in those who are better than we are. - Albert Camus
Much speech is one thing, well-timed speech is another. - Sophocles
Any man would be forsworn to gain a kingdom. - Roger Zelazny
Good sense is of all things in the world the most equally distributed, for everybody thinks he is so well supplied with it, that even those most difficult to please in all other matters never desire more of it than they already possess. - Rene Descartes
One is not idle because one is absorbed. There is both visible and invisible labor. To contemplate is to toil. To think is to do. - Victor Hugo
When the mind is possessed of reality, it feels tranquil and joyous even without music or song, and it produces a pure fragrance even without incense or tea. - Hung Tzu-ch'eng
Ah Christ, that it were possible For one short hour to see The souls we loved, that they might tell us What and where they be. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
There are three rings in marriage. The engagement ring... The wedding ring... and the suffering. - Trevor Rook
Jerry We live in a cynical world. A cynical world. And we work in a business of tough competitors. I love you. You... complete me. - Jerry Maguire
A resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far advanced as to make avoidance impossible. - Thomas Hardy
Self-conceit may lead to self-destruction. - Aesop
It never troubles the wolf how many the sheep may be. - Virgil
People need loving the most when they deserve it the least. - John Harrigan
However mean your life is, meet it and live it do not shun it and call it hard names. It is not so bad as you are. It looks poorest when you are the richest. - Henry David Thoreau
Don`t let life discourage you everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was. - Richard L. Evans
Time will explain it all. He is a talker, and needs no questioning before he speaks. - Euripides
Only cat lovers know the luxury of fur-coated, musical hot water bottles that never go cold. - Susanne Millen
If you want to be respected, you must respect yourself. - Danish proverb
Before you contradict an old man, my fair friend, you should endeavor to understand him. - George Santayana
The enthusiasm of a woman`s love is even beyond the biographer`s. - Jane Austen
Every great mistake has a halfway moment, a split second when it can be recalled and perhaps remedied. - Pearl Buck
Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies. - Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. - Thomas Jefferson
People who cannot invent and reinvent themselves must be content with borrowed postures, secondhand ideas, fitting in instead of standing out. - Warren Bennis
A schedule defends from chaos and whim. - Annie Dillard
It is with true love as it is with ghosts everyone talks about it, but few have seen it. - La Rochefoucauld
Real love is a permanently self-enlarging experience. - M Scott Peck
The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education. - Albert Einstein
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for it is that which all are practising every day while they live. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike. - J. K. Rowling
Nobody got anywhere in the world by simply being content. - Louis L'Amour
Character, in great and little things, means carrying through what you feel able to do. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Life is a gift of the immortal Gods, but living well is the gift of philosophy. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
The ascent from earth to heaven is not easy. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
We must protect the forests for our children, grandchildren and children yet to be born. We must protect the forests for those who can`t speak for themselves such as the birds, animals, fish and trees. - Qwatsinas
From 4 to 6 percent of the presidential office is not in administration but in morals, politics, and spiritual leadership . He has to guide a people in the greatest adventure ever undertaken on the planet. - William Allen White
Austin Powers No doubt, love, but as long as people are still having promiscuous sex with many anonymous partners without protection while at the same time experimenting with mind-expanding drugs in a consequence-free environment, I`ll be sound as a pound - Austin Powers International Man of Mystery
Our ego is our silent partner--too often with a controlling interest. - Cullen Hightower
Confront your fears, list them, get to know them, and only then will you be able to put them aside and move ahead. - Jerry Gillies
The generation of random numbers is too important to be left to chance. - Robert R. Coveyou
Life is a bitch get use to her or else she will make you pay for having her. - Mohammad Haroon
Thinking is like loving and dying. Each of us must do it for himself. - Josiah Royce
We do on stage things that are supposed to happen off. Which is a kind of integrity, if you look on every exit as being an entrance somewhere else. - Tom Stoppard
Knowledge is soon changed, then lost in the mist, an echo half-heard. - Gene Wolfe
We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained, it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic chords of memory, stretching from every battlefield and patriot grave, to every living heart and hearth-stone, all over this broad land, will yet swell the chorus of the Union when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature. - Abraham Lincoln
The good befriend themselves. - Sophocles
We can pay our debt to the past by putting the future in debt to ourselves. - John Buchan
Not houses finely roofed or the stones of walls well builded, nay nor canals and dockyards make the city, but men able to use their opportunity. - Alcaeus
The Dilbert Principle The most ineffective workers are systematically moved to the place where they can do the least damage--Management. - Scott Adams
When unhappy, one doubts everything when happy, one doubts nothing. - Joseph Roux
I thank You, God, in Heaven, for friends. - Margaret Elizabeth Sangster
Whether you think that you can, or that you can`t, you are usually right. - Henry Ford
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it not having it, to confess your ignorance. - Confucius
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality. - Theodor Reik
Science is a first-rate piece of furniture for a man`s upper chamber, if he has common sense on the ground floor. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
How else but through a broken heart May Lord Christ enter in - Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde
How helpless we are, like netted birds, when we are caught by desire - Belva Plain
The hardest of all is learning to be a well of affection, and not a fountain to show them we love them not when we feel like it, but when they do. - Nan Fairbrother
Richard It`s called reading-top to bottom-left to right-group words together into sentences-take tylenol for any headaches-midol for any cramps. - Tommy Boy
Let us welcome controversial books and controversial authors. - John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Many men have been just as troubled morally and spiritually as you are right now. Happily, some of them kept records of their troubles. You`ll learn from them--if you want to. Just as someday, if you have something to offer, someone will learn something from you. It`s a beautiful reciprocal arrangement. And it isn`t education. It`s history. It`s poetry. - J. D. Salinger
What seem our worst prayers may really be, in God`s eyes, our best. Those, I mean, which are least supported by devotional feeling. For these may come from a deeper level than feeling. God sometimes seems to speak to us most intimately when he catches us, as it were, off our guard. - Clive Staples Lewis
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds. - Francis Bacon
I would rather fail in a cause that will ultimately triumph than to triumph in a cause that will ultimately fail. - Woodrow Wilson
The one thing that doesn`t abide by majority rule is a person`s conscience. - Harper Lee
An intellectual hate is the worst. - William Butler Yeats
All sin tends to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is what is called damnation. - Wystan Hugh Auden
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple the philosophy is kindness. - Dalai Lama