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Inspirational & famous Quotations

1] The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of Hell, a hell of Heaven.
John Milton ( 1608 – 1674)
2] The image – managers encourage the individual to fashion himself in to a smooth coin, negotiable in any market.
John Gardner.
3] In all things that are purely social we can be as separate as the fingers, yet one as the hand in all things essential to mutual progress
Booker. T. Washington.
4] Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; argument an exchange of ignorance.
Robert Quillen.
5] Most of us believe in trying to make other people happy only if they can be happy in ways which we approve.
Robert .S. Lynd.
6] In case you’re worried about what’s going to become of the younger generation, it’s going to grow up and start worrying about the younger generation.
Roger Allen.
7] The hopeful man sees success where others see failure, sunshine where others see shadows and storm.
O.S.Marden.
8] Every thought is new when an actual expresses it in a manner peculiar to himself.
Marquis de Vauvenargues (1715 – 1747).
9] I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul.
Willian. E .Henley
10] The formula for complete happiness is to be very busy with the un important.
A. Edward Newton
11] Lord, grant that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
Michelangelo.
12] The whole life is a comedy to those that think, a tragedy to those that feel.
Horace.
13] It is to the interest of mankind that there should be some one who is un conquered, some one against when fortune has no power.
Seneca
14] Love does not consist in gazing at each other but looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine de Saint Exupery.
15] Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
Johann. W. Von Goethe ( 1749 – 1832)
16] The desire for safety stands against every great and noble enterprise.
Tacitus (55? – 130?
17] Leadership is action, not position
Donald. H .Mc.Gannon.
18] We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him.
Napoleon Bonaparte.
19] There is nothing new under the sun. –
BIBLE
20] Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Norman Vincent Peale.
21] The real art of conversation is not only to say the right thing in the right place but to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment
Dorothy Nevill.
22] Bravery is being the only one who knows you’ve afraid.
Franklin. P. Jones
23] Man is forbidden to eat from the tree of knowledge of good and evil. He acts against God’s command. From the stand point of the church, which represents authority, this is essentially sin from the standpoint of man, however, this is the beginning of hum
Erich Fromm.
24] The hen is an egg’s way of producing another egg.
Samuel Butler
25] Money can’t buy happiness, but it can buy the kind of misery you prefer.
26] I gave my life to learning how to live. Now I have organized it all…. It is just about over.
Sandra Hochman
27] It took fifteen years to discover I had no talent for writing, but I couldn’t give it up because by that time I was too famous.
Robert
28] Weed- a plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.
Ralph Walso Emerson
29] Bad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote.
George Jean Nathen
30] One may smile, and smile, and be a villain.
William Shakespeare.
31] Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.
Horace (65 – 8 BC)
32] What ever you may be sure of, be sure of this that you are dread fully like other people.
James Russel Lowell (1819 – 1801)
33] A democratic society might be defined as one in which the majority is always prepared to put down a revolutionary minority.
Walter Lippmann.
34] Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.
Howard .W. Newton
35] Every individual has a place to fill in the world and is important in some respect whether he chooses to be so or not.
Nathaniel Hawthrone (1804 – 1864)
36] The man who has no inner life is the slave of his surroundings.
Henri Frederic Amiel (1821 – 1881)
37] Liberty is being free from the things are don’t like in order to be Slaves of the things we do like.
Ernest Benn.
38] The victor will never be asked if he fold the truth.
Adolf Hitler
39] Act well at the moment, and you have performed a good action to all eternity. [And do it now ! There may be a law against it tomorrow]
Johann Kaspar Lavater (1741-1801)
40] It is impossible to escape the impression that people commonly use false standards of measurement – they seek power, success and wealth for themselves and admire them in others, and that they underestimate what is true value in life.
Sigmund frued.
41] Marriage is a lottery in which if you lose you can’t tear up the ticket.
42] We can be knowledgeable with other men’s knowledge, but we can not be wise with other men’s wisdom.
Michel de Montaigne (1533 – 1592)
43] A critic is a legless man who teaches running.
Channing Pollock
44] Every man has three characters- that which he exhibits, that which he has, and that which he thinks he has.
Alphonse Karr (1808 – 1890).
45] People who bite the hand that feeds them usually licks the boot that kicks them.
Eric Hoffer
46] The finest steel has to go through the hottest five.
Richard M. Nixon
47] A sound marriage is not based on complete frankness; it is based on a sensible reticence.
Morris. L. Ernst.
48] The best things and best people rise out of their separateness; I’m against a homogenized society because I want the cream to rise.
Robert Frost
49] Man is a rope connecting animal and super man – a rope over a precipe. What is great in man is that he is a bridge and not a goal.
Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900).
50] The certainties of one age are the problems of the next.
R.H. Tawney
51] Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
Voltaire [ Francois Marie Arouet 1694 – 1778]
52] Today if you’re not confused you’re just not thinking clearly.
Irene Peter
53] Wise men learns more from fools than fools from wise man.
Marcus Porcius (234 -149 BC)
54] It is easy to be tolerant of the principles of other people of you have none of your own.
Sir Herbert Samuel
55] Old people love to give good advice; it compensates them for their inability to set a bad example. [We have to have some people give us advice because we know how badly they need it themselves.]
Duc de La Rochefoucauld
56] Happy the man who early learns the wide chasm that lies between his wishes and his powers.
Johann. W. Von Goethe
57] Logic is like the sword - those who appeal to it shall perish by it.
Samuel Butler.
58] Long range planning does not deal with future decisions, but with the future of present decisions.
Peter Drucker.
59] If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability
Henry Ford
60] If at first you don’t succeed, try-try, again. Then quit there’s no use being a damn fool about it.
W. C. Fields.
61] Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
Samuel Johnson.
62] Every man has a right to his opinion, but no man has a right to be wrong in his facts.
Bernard. M. Baruch.
63] Admitting Error clears the score And proves you wiser than before.
Arthur Guiterman.
64] Many people are extremely happy, but are absolutely worthless to the society.
Charles Gow.
65] Success goes to your head, failure to your heart.
66] Reason and Judgement are the qualities of a leader.
Tacitus (55AD 130)
67] A man never discloses his own character so clearly as when he describes another’s.
Jean Paul Richer (1763-11845)
68] To find a friend one must close one eye – to keep him, two.
Norman Douglas.
69] When I look back on all these worries I remember the story of the old man who said on his death bed that he had a lot of troubles in his life, most of which never happened.
Winston Churchill
70] The stones that critics hurt with Harsh Intent / A man may use to build a monument.
Arther Guiter man
71] It is not truth that makes man great, but man who makes truth great.
Confucius (C.551 – 479 BC)
72] The road to Hell is paved with good intentions.
Samuel Johnson
73] Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
Theodore Roosevelt.
74] Some are born good, some make good, and some are caught with the goods.
75] Pessimist : One who, when he has the choice of two evils, chooses both.
Oscar Wilde.
76] Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom.
Thomas Jefferson (1743- 1826)
77] The test of courage comes when we are in the minority; the test of tolerance comes when we are in the majority.
Ralph
78] What makes resisting temptation difficult, for many people, is that they don’t want to discourage it completely.
Framklin .P. Jones
79] A proverb is a short sentence based on a long experience.
Miguel de Cervantes (1547 – 1616)
80] When we lose our individual independence in the corporate ness of a mass movement, we find a new freedom – to hate, bully, lie, torture, murder and betray without shame and remorse. Herein undoubtedly lies part of the attractiveness of a mass movement.
Eric Hoffer.
81] Criticism is a study by which men grew important and formidable at very small expense.
Samuel Johnsom (1709 – 1784)
82] Children enjoy the present because they have neither a past nor a future.
Jean de La Bruyere (1645 – 1696).
83] Old age is when you first realize other people’s faults are no worse than you own.
Edger A shoaff.
84] A cinic is a person searching for an honest man, with a stolen lantern.
Edgar .A. Shoaff
85] To believe only possibilities is not faith but mere philosophy
Sir Thomas Browne. (1605 – 1682)
86] We can only pay our debt to the past by putting the future in debt to ourselves.
John Buchan.
87] Reading made Don Quixote a gentlemen but believing what he read made him mad.
George Bernard shaw.
88] You can flatter any man by telling him he’s the kind of man who can’t be flattered.
89] An old error is always more popular than a new truth.
German Proverb.
90] As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Andrew Carnegie
91] What can be added to the happiness of a man who is in health, out of doubt, and has clear conscience? [May the happiest days of the past be his saddest days of the future]
Adam Smith (1823 – 1790)
92] I keep six honest serving men/. They taught me all I kew/. Their names are What and Why and When/ And How and Where and Who.
Rudyard Kipling
93] The brighter you are the more you have not learn.
Don Herold.
94] Martyrdom is the only way in which a man can become famous without ability.
George Bernard Shaw.
95] 548. Prayer of the modern American: “Dear God, I pray for patience. And I want it right now !”
Oren Arnold.
96] Man, unlike the animals, has never learned that the sole purpose of life is to enjoy it.
Samuel Butler
97] The Bible tells us to love our neighbours, and also to love our enemies; probably because they are generally the same people.
G.K. Chesterton.
98] Beauty is only skin deep, and the world is full of thin- skinned people. [There are more pretty photographs of women than there are photographs of pretty women.]
Richard Armour
99] Any body can be pope; the proof of this that I have become one.
Pope John XXIII.
100] Communism, like any other revealed religion, is largely made up of prophecies.
H.L Mencken.
101] To most men, experience is like the stern lights of a ship which illuminate only the track it has passed.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772 – 1834)
102] The tragedy of life is what dies inside a man while he lives.
Albert Schweitzer.
103] No matter what side of an argument you’re on, you always find some people on your side that you wish were on the other side. [ There are two sides to even argument, until you take one]
Jdscha Heifetz
104] Man is a political animal.
Aristotle (384 – 322 BC)
105] Life is a Progress from want to want, not from enjoyment to enjoyment.
Samuel Johnson ( 1709 – 1784)
106] Money won’t buy happiness, but it will pay the salaries of a large research staff to study the problem.
Bill Vaughar.
107] God is the tangential point between zero and infinity
Alfred Jarry
108] Opinions cannot survive if one has no chance to fight for them.
Thomas Mann.
109] The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinion.
James Russel Lowell. (1819 - 1891)
110] Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.
Norman Cousins.
111] The trouble with life is that there are so many beautiful women and so little time.
John Barrymore.
112] Those who speak most of progress measure it by quantity and not by quality.
George Santayana
113] Middle age is when you stop criticizing the older generation and start criticizing the younger one.
114] Advertising is the trial principle. Without it a man hardly knows whether he is honest or not.
Henry fielding (1707 – 1754)
115] A banker is a person who is willing to make a loan if your present sufficient evidence to show your don’t need it.
Herbert V. Prochnow.
116] A neurotic is a man who builds a castle in the air. A psychotic is the man who lives in it. A psychiatrist is the man who collects the rent.
Jerome Lawrence
117] The secret of education is respecting pupil.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
118] The oppressed are allowed once every few years to decide which particular representatives of the oppressing class are to represent and repress them.
Karl Marx (1818 – 1883)
119] Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
William Hazlitt (1778 – 1830)
120] There is nothing permanent except change.
Heraclitus (540-475 BC)
121] The time to relax is when you don’t have time for it.
122] It is better to be hated for what you are than loved for what you are not.
Andre Gide.
123] Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
George Santayana
124] Atom bomb stockpiles are no guarantee of security. Until lust and greed and murder are removed from the hearts of men, there is, there can be, no peace or security.
A.P. Gouthey
125] An intellectual is a man who takes more words than necessary to tell more than he knows.
Dwinght. D. Eisenhower.
126] The secret source of humor itself is not joy sorrow. There is no humor in heaven.
Mark Twain
127] Logic is the art of going wrong with confidence.
Joseph Wood Krutch.
128] Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.
John . F. Kennedy
129] Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul.
Gandhiji
130] It is the little writer rather than the great writer who seems never to quote, and the reason is that he is never really doing anything else.
Havelock Ellis.
131] Men become civilized, not in proportion to their willingness to believe, but in proportion to their readiners to doubt.
H.L. Mencken
132] Those who can, do; those who can’t teach.
George Bernard Shaw.
133] Success is not a harbor but a voyage with its own perils to the spirit. The game of life is to come up a winner, to be a success, or to achieve what we set out to do. Yet there is always the danger of failing as a human being. The less on that most of
Richard. M. Nixon
134] I studied the lives of great men and famous women, and I found that the men and women who got to the top were those who did the jobs they had in hand, with everything they had of energy and enthusiasm and hard work.
Harry .S. Truman.
135] The multitude of books is making us ignorant.
Voltaire (1694 -1778)
136] Real generosity toward the future consists in giving all to what is present.
Albert camus.
137] Money is a terrible master but an excellent servant.
P.T. Barnum
138] A committee is a thing which taken a week to do what one good man can do in an hour.
Elbert Hubbard
139] The hottest places in Hell are reserved for those who in time of great moral crises maintain their neutrality.
Daute Alighieri (1265 – 1321)
140] Liberty is the one thing you can’t have unless you give it to others.
William Allen White.
141] If the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch.
BIBLE
142] Women get more unhappy the more they try to liberate themselves.
Brigitte Bardot
143] To enjoy freedom we have to control ourselves
Virginia Woolf
144] A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterwards.
Jean Paul Richter (1763 – 1825)
145] Let us train our minds to desire what the situation demands.
Seneca (4BC – AD 65).
146] Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
Johann. W. Von Goethe.
147] And in today already walks tomorrow.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge.
148] A cinic is a man who knows the price of every thing and the value of nothing.
Oscar Wilde ( 1854 – 1900)
149] There are well dressed foolish ideas just as there are well-dressed fools.
Nicholas chamfort.
150] Passions are vices and virtues in their highest powers.
Johann. W. Von Goethe ( 1749 – 1832).
151] Originality does not consist in saying what no one has ever said before, but in saying exactly what you think yourself.
James Stephens.
152] The basic problem is the out civilization, which is a civilization of machines, can teach man everything except how to be a man.
153] The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.
Winston Churchil.
154] If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say it.
Marcus Tullius Cicero ( 106- 43 BC
155] In heaven an angel is nobody in particular.
George Bernard Shaw.
156] The middle of the road is where the white line is – and that’s the worst place to drive.
Robert Frost.
157] Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Soren Kierkegaard.
158] He who can take advice is sometimes superior to him who can give it.[ If you can tell the difference between good advice and bad advice, you don’t need advice.]
Karl Ven Knebel [ 1784 – 1834]
159] It is not that I think or believe, but that I know.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
160] Put God to work for you and maximize4 your potential in our divinely ordered capitalist system.
Norman Vincent Peale.
161] To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Edmund Burke (1729 – 1797)
162] To be persuasive, we must be believable, to be believable, we must be credible; to be credible, we must be truthful.
Edward R. Murrow
163] An optimist expects his dreams to come true; a pessimist experts his might mares to.
164] The ideas I stand for are not mine. I borrowed them from Socrates. I swipped them from them from chesterfield. I stole them from Jesus. And I put them in a book. If you don’t like their rules, whose would you use?
Dale Carnegic.
165] Of all men’s miseries the bitterest is this, to know so much and to have control over nothing.
Herodotus (484 – 432 BC)
166] We must respect the other fellow’s religion, but only in the same sense and to the extent that we respect his theory that his wife is beautiful and his children smart.
H. L. Mencken
167] If you feed the people just with revolutionary slogans they will listen today, they will listen tomorrow, but on the fourth day they will say, “To hell with you”!.
Nikita Khrushchev
168] It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.
Mark Twain.
169] To err is human, but when the eraser wears out ahead of the pencil, you are overdoing it.
J. Jenkins.
170] Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; argument an exchange of ignorance.
Robert Quillen
171] The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants. It is its natural manure.
Thomas Jefferson
172] I would not be a slave, To I would not be a master. This express my idea of democracy.
Abraham Lincoln (1809 – 1865)
173] When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other.
Eric Hoffer.
174] Great Minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people.
175] I shall tell you a great secret, my friend. Do not wait for the last judgment, it takes place every day.
Albert camus
176] The devil can cite scriptures for his purpose.
Willian Shakespeare
177] He dares to be a fool and that is the first step in the direction of wisdom.
James Gibbson Huneker.
178] The chief virtue that language can have is clearness, and nothing detracts it from so much as the use of unfamiliar words.
Hippocrates (460? – 370BC)
179] Inventing is a combination of brains and materials. The more brains you use, the less material you need.
Charles.F. Kettering.
180] I am not interested in age. People who tell their age are silly. You’re as old as you feel.
Elizabeth Arden.
181] To like an individual because he’s black is just as insulting as to dislike him because he isn’t white.
e.e. Cummings.
182] Do not put your faith in what statistics say until you have carefully considered what they do not say.
William .W. Watt
183] A thing is not necessarily true because badly uttered, nor false because spoken magnificently.
Saint Augustin (354 – 430)
184] There go my people. I must find out where they are going so I am lead them.
Alexandre Ledru-Rollin (1870-1874)
185] No matter how old you get, if you can keep the desire to be creative, you’re keeping the man-child alive.
John Cassavetes.
186] Experience is the comb that Nature gives us when we are bald.
Belgian Proverb.
187] A speech is like a love affair. Any fool can start it, but to end it requires considerable skill.
Lord Mancroft.
188] Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
189] Life is easier to take than you’d think all that is necessary is to accept the impossible do without the indispensable and bear the intolerable.
Kathleen Norris.
190] Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well.
Samuel Butler
191] Organized Christianity has probably done more to retard the ideals that were its founder’s than any other agency in the world.
Richard Le Gallienne.
192] Our responsibility: every opportunity, an obligation; every possession a duty.
John. D. Rockefeller
193] Man is what he believes.
Anton Chekhov
194] It is youth that has discovered love as a weapon.
Peter
195] Success is counted sweetest, by those who ne’er succeed.
Emily Dickinson
196] If you are too fortunate, you will not know yourself. If you are too unfortunate, nobody will know you.
Thomas fuller (1608 – 1661)
197] We have not lost faith, but we have transferred it from God to the medical profession.
George Bernard Shaw.
198] National Pride is a modern form of tribalism.
Robert Shnayerson.
199] Action is the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
Oscar Wild (1854 – 1900)
200] Success is a journey, not a destination.
Ben Sweetland
201] Christ died for our sin. Dare we make his martyrdom meaningless by not committing them?.
Jules Feiffer.
202] There is only one quality worse than hardness of heart end that is softness of head.
Theodore Roosevelt.
203] Wonder father than the doubt is the root of knowledge.
Abraham Joshus Heschel.
204] Never let a fool kiss you or a kiss fool you.
Joey Adams.
205] When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Marcus Tullius Cicero (106 – 43 BC)
206] It is by the goodness of god that in our country we have those three unspeakably precious things: freedom of speech, freedom of conscience, and the prudence never to practice either of them.
Mark Twain.
207] All cruelty springs from weakness.
Seneca ( 4BC- Ad 65)
208] In formal logic, a contradiction is the signal of defeat: but in the evolution of real in progress toward victory
Alfred North White head.
209] The most powerful factor in the world are clear ideas in the minds of energetic men of good will.
J. Arthur Thomson .
210] What is honoured in a country will be cultivated there.
Plato
211] It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makers people think they can be happy without money.
Albert camus.
212] Happiness lies in the taste, and not in the things; and it is from having what we desire that we are happy- not from having what others think desirable.
Duc de La Rochefoucauld.
213] Wiser man learns by other man’s mistakes, fools by their own.
H. G. Bohn.
214] Nationalism is a silly cock crowing on his own dunghill.
Richard Aldington.
215] The measure of man is what he does with power.
Pittacus (650 ? – 569?BC)
216] Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat.
Harry Emersom Fosdick.
217] To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
Voltaire
218] Never answer a critic, unless he’s right.
Bernard .M. Baruch
219] Love is the word used to express the sexual excitement of the young, the `habituation of the middle aged and the mutual dependency of the old.
John Ciaraci.
220] A philosopher is a blind man in a dark room looking for a black cat that isn’t there. A theologian is the man who finds it.
221] Don’t worry about avoiding temptation as you grow older, it starts avoiding you.
The old Framer’s Almanac
222] One of the weakness of our age is our apparent inability to distinguish our needs from our greeds. [ As the farmer said, “ I’m not greedy, all I want is the land next to mine.]
Don Robinson.
223] A Christian is a man who feels repentance on a Sunday for what he did on Saturday and is going to do on Monday.
Thomas. R. Ybarra
224] The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Norman Vincent Peale.
225] There is no meaning in life except the meaning man gives his life by the unfolding of his powers.
Erich Fromm.
226] Revolutionary movements attract the best and worst elements
George Bernard Shaw
227] Few rich men own their own property. The property owns them.
Robert .G. Ingersoll (1833 – 1899)
228] Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance
George Bernard Shaw.
229] Wonder is the feeling of a philosopher, and philosophy begins in wonder.
Socrates.
230] A conservative government is an organized hypocrisy.
Benjamin Disraeli
231] There are two kinds of egotists: Those who admit it, and the rest of us.
Laurence. J. Peter
232] I Quote only the better to express myself
Michel de Montaigne (1533- 1592)
233] If you want to understand democracy, spend less time in the library with plato, and more time in the buses with people
Simeon Strunsky
234] Facts are stupid until brought in to connection with some general law.
Louis Agassiz (1807 – 1873)
235] Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all other countries because you were born in it.
George Bernard Shaw.
236] Immortality is hereditary – you can get it from four children.
Sam Levenson
237] To get profit without risk, experience without danger, and reward without work, is an impossible as it is to live without being born.
A.P. Gouthey.
238] Retired is being tired twice I have thought First tired of working. Then tired of not.
Richard.
239] Hell is not to love any more.
Georges Bernanos.
240] The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.
Winston Churchill
241] What man is the basis of what he dreams and thinks, accepts and rejects, feels and perceives.
John Mason Brown.
242] If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thorean
243] We are all inclined to judge ourselves by our ideals; others by their acts.
Harold Nicholson.
244] Every beginning is a consequence every beginning ends something.
Paul valery.
245] The ideas gained by men before they are twenty five are practically the only ideas they shall have in their lives.
William James.
246] I believe the first test of a truly great man is humility.
John Ruskin
247] The test of a real comedian is whether you laugh at him before he opens his mouth.
George Team, Nathan
248] When the candles are out all women are fair
Plutarch ( 46 – 120 ?)
249] The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms.
Socrates (470? – 399 BC)
250] A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
G.C. Lichtenberg (1742 – 1799)
251] Yesterday is a cancelled check; tomorrow is a promissory note; today is the only cash you have so spend it wisely.
Kay Lyons
252] The only power a god can teach is the power of doing without happiness.
George Bernard Shaw.
253] Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.
Thomas Alva Edison.
254] Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen.
Mark Twain.
255] Creative minds always have been known to survive any kind of bad training.
Anna Freud
256] Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.
Victor Hugo
257] Life is doubt, and faith without doubt is nothing but death.
Miguel Le Unamuno.
258] A visionary is an impractical person whose thoughts are based on ideals in a world whose actions are based on deals.
259] There are three kinds of friends: best friends, guest friends, and pest friends.
260] To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Confucius (BC551 – 479 BC)
261] What we call “Progress” is the exchange of on nuisance for another nuisance.
Havelock Ellis
262] When a man blames others for his failures, it’s a good idea to credit others with his successes.
Howard. W. Newton.
263] Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance, is the death of knowledge.
Alfred North White head.
264] To hate and to fear is to be psychologically ill… it is infact, the consuming illness of our time.
H.A . Overstreet.
265] A celebrity is a person who works hard all his life to become well known, and then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized.
Fred Allen
266] Economic growth is not only unnecessary, but ruinous.
Alexander I Solzhewitsyn
267] The difference between failure and success is doing a thing nearly right and doing a thing exactly right.
Edward Simmons.
268] Always forgive your enemies – nothing annoys them so much.
Oscar Wilde.
269] Statistics are like bikini. What they reveal is suggestive, but what they conceal is vital.
Aaron Leven Stein
270] A good scare is worth move to a man than good advice.
Ed Have.
271] Million say the apple fell but Newton was the one to ask why.
Bernard. M. Baruch.
272] The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are night sometimes
Winston Churchill.
273] There are two kinds of failures: those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought.
274] A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.
Michel de Montaigne (1533 – 1592)
275] The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Edmund Burke ( 1749 – 1797)
276] A satirist is a man who discovers unpleasant things about himself and then says them about other people.
Peter Mc Arther
277] The happiest man is one who learns from nature the lesson of worship.
Rlph Waldo Emerson.
278] To know all things is not permitted
Horace ( 65 – 8 BC)
279] When a man points a finger at someone else, he should remember that four of his fingers are pointing at himself.
Louis Nizer
280] If you have a strong idea, you can’t help repeating it and embroidering it. Sometimes I think that authors should write one book and then be put in gas chamber.
John . P. Marquand.
281] There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow.
O.S. Marden.
282] To be like Christ is to be a Christian
William Penn (1644-1718)
283] Were invented by a woman who had been kissed on the forehead.
Christopher Morley.
284] Man is ready to die for an idea, provided that idea is not quite clear to him.
Paul Eldridge.
285] A tendency to self- destruction seems to be inherent in the overdeveloped human brain.
A.T. W. Simeons.
286] A man has only one way of being immortal on this earth : he has to forget he is mortal
Jean Giraudoux.
287] From the errors of others a wise man corrects his own.
Publilius Syrus ( c.1st Century BC)
288] There’s one way to find out if a man is honest – ask him. If he says. “Yes”, you know he is a crook.
Groucho Marx.
289] When the speaker and he to whom he speaks do not understand, that is metaphysics.
Voltaire.
290] The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridge to cross and which to burn
David Russel.
291] There are two tragedies in life. One is not to get your heart’s desire. The other is to get it.
George Bernard Shaw.
292] Every man is the creature of the age in which he lives; very few are able to raise themselves above the ideas of the time.
Voltaire
293] [Patience may be virtue, but it will never help a rooster lay an egg.]
294] The devil is a gentleman who never goes where he is not welcome.
John. A. Lincoln
295] A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
Mark Twin.
296] Faith in a holy cause is to be a considerable extent a substitute for the lost faith in ourselves.
Eric Hoffer.
297] If you keep you mind sufficiently open, people will throw a lot of rubbish in to it.
William. A. Orton.
298] We are tomorrow’s past.
Marry Webb
299] Unless a woman has an amorous heart, she is a dull companion.
Samuel Johnson (1709 – 1784).
300] There are two kinds of people in one’s life – People whom one keeps waiting – and the people for whom one waits.
S.N. Behrman.
301] Marriage is a mistake every man should make.
George Jessel.
302] Life is mostly forth and bubble, Two things stand like stone – Kindness in another’s trouble, courage in our own.
Adam. L. Gordon
303] Truth will sooner come out of error than from confusion.
Francis Bacen (1561 – 1626)
304] Forgive me my nonsense as I also forgive the nonsense of those who think they talk sense.
Robert Frost.
305] The surest protection against temptation is cowardice.
Mark Twain
306] An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup.
H.L. Mencken.
307] A new question has risen in modern man’s mind, the question, namely, whether life is worth living… No sensible answer can be given to the question… because the question does not make any sense.
Enrich Fromm.
308] Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.
Seneca
309] To escape criticism – do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.
Elbert Hubtsard
310] A man’s defects are the faults of his time while his virtues are his own.
Johann . W. Von Goethe (174 9 -1832)
311] All looks yellow to a jaundiced eye
Alexander Pope.
312] A single death is a tragedy, a million deaths is a statistic.
Joseph Stalin.
313] The walls of books around him, dense with the part, formed a kind of insulation against then present world and its disasters.[A good book on your shelf is a friend that turns it6s back on you and remains a friend].
Ross Macdonald
314] I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn’t learn something from him.
Galileo Galilei ( 1564 -1642)
315] No one is more profoundly sad than he who laughs too much.
Jean Paul Richter ( 1763 – 1829)
316] Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness is thinking creates love.
Lao – tzu (604 – 531 BC)
317] Don’t talk unless you can improve the silence.
Laurence . C. Coughlin
318] A life spent in making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spend in doing nothing.
George Barnard Shaw.
319] He has every attribute of a dog except loyalty.
Senator Thomas . P. Gore.
320] I would rather be a philosopher and a coward than a hero and a fool.
Ambrose pratt.
321] Those who suppress freedom always do so in the name of law and order.
John Lindsay.
322] An intellectual is someone whose mind watches itself.
Albert camus.
323] The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.
Niels Boh
324] The first and great commandment is, Don’t let them scare you.
Elmer Davis
325] The biggest problem in the world could have been solved when it was small.
Witter Bynner
326] Faults are thick where love is thin
James Howell.
327] To bring up a child in the way he should go, travel that way yourself one in a while.
Josh Billings
328] Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.
Oscar Wilde.
329] The mutual and universal dependence of individuals who remain indifferent to one another constitutes the social network that binds them together.
Karl Marx (1818 – 1883)
330] Every great man now a days has his deciples, and it is always Judas who writes the biography. [Some men have been immortalized in biography, while others have been immoralized]
Oscar Wilde (1854 -1900)
331] Government is necessary, not because man is naturally bad… but because man is by nature more individualistic than social.
Thomas Hobbes.
332] No man can be a pure specialist without being in the strict sense am idiot.
George Bernard shaw.
333] If you would be leader of men, you must lead your own generation not the next.
Woodrow Wilson
334] Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children and no theories.
John Wilmot (1647 – 1680)
335] If humanity profits from its mistakes, we have a glorious future coming up.
336] If you’re not allowed to laugh in heaven, I don’t want to go there.
Martin Luther king.
337] The fellow who never makes a mistake takes his order from one who does. [ If you don’t learn from your mistakes, there is no sense making them.]
Herbert. V. Prochnow
338] God must love the common man, he made so many of them.
Abraham Lincoln.
339] It matters of principles, stand like a rock; in matters of taste, swim with the current.
Thomas Jefferson.
340] If you can’t convince them, confuse them.
Harry S.Trumann
341] Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle that fits them well.
Oliver Wendell Holmes.
342] Man can live without air for seconds, without water for days, without food for weeks, and without ideas for years.
343] To me, it seems a dreadful indignity to have a soul controlled by geography.
George Santayans.
344] A speech is a solemn responsibility. The man who makes a bad thirty-minute speech to two hundred people wastes only a half hour of his own time. But he wastes one hundred hours of the audience’s tome- more than four days – which should be a hanging off
Jenkin Lloynd Jones.
345] Committee – a group of unfit, appointed by the unwilling to do the unnecessary. [ * To get something done, a committee should consists of no more than three men, two of them absent. * Committees have become so important now a days that sub committees have
Stewart Harrol
346] The great secret of successful marriage is to treat all disasters as incidents and none of the incidents as disasters.
Horold Nicholson.
347] Surely God would not have created such a being a man to exist only for a day ! No, no, man was made for immortality.
Abraham Lincoln (1809 – 1505)
348] Capital as such is not evil; it is its wrong use that is evil.
Mohandan Gandhi.
349] The greatest happiness you can have is knowing that you do not necessarily require happiness.
William Saroyan
350] Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and finds himself no wiser than before.
Kurt Vonnegnt.
351] My life has no purpose, no direction, no aim, no meaning, and yet I’m happy. I can’t figure it out. What am I doing right?
Charles .M . Schulz.
352] You must pay the fool a little time if you would not be thought wholly a foot… Every day I hear stupid people say things that are not stupid.
Michel De Montaighe. (1533 – 1592)
353] A man must not swallow more beliefs than he can digest.
Brooks Adams
354] No other factor in history, not even religion, has produced so many wars as has the clash of national egotisms sanctified by the name of Patriotism.
Preserved Smith.
355] Genius is the ability to reduce the complicated to the simple.
C.W. Ceram.
356] Zoo: An excellent place to study the habits of human beings.
Evan Esar.
357] Society attacks early when The individual is helpless.
B.F. Skinner
358] Leaders have significant role in creating the state of mind that is society.
John Gardner
359] It is easier to denature plutonium than to denature the evil spirit of man.
Albert Einstein.
360] All great discoveries are made by men whose feelings run ahead of their thinking.
C.H. Parkhurst.
361] Friendship is an arrangement by which we undertake to exchange small favors for big ones.
Baron de Montesquie. (1689 – 1799)
362] The ability to divorce one’s mind from one’s actions is a symptom of psychological aberration.
Walter Goodman.
363] I have learned this at least by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau. (1817 – 1862)
364] No one can enjoy freedom unless he is willing to surrender some part of it.
365] Happiness is like coke – something you get as a by product in the process of making something else.
Aldous Huxley.
366] The most essential gift of a good writer is a built-in, shock, proof shit detector.
Ernest Heming way.
367] People ask for criticism but they only want praise.
Somerser Maugham.
368] Never in this world can hatred be stilled by hatred; it will be stilled only by non-hatred- this is the law External.
Budha ( 563?- 483? BC)
369] Research is to see what every body else has seen, and to think what nobody else has thought.
Albert Szent – Gyorgyi.
370] No woman ever falls in love with a man unless she has a better opinion of him than he deserves.
Ed Howe.
371] To hate and to fear is to be psychologically ill ….it is, in fact, the consuming illness of our time.
H.A. Overstreet.
372] The average man, who does not know what to do with his life wants another one which will last forever.
Anatole France.
373] The tyrant dies and his rule ends, the martyr dies and his rule begins
Soren Kierkegaare.
374] Birth is the beginning of death.
Thomas Fuller (1608 -1661)
375] Man prefers to believe what he prefers to be true.
Francis Bacon
376] Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information up on it.
Samuel Johnson (1709 -1784)
377] Let us train our minds to desire what the situations demands.
Sences (4 B.C – A.D 65)
378] -And it’s the only game that is never called off on account of darkness.
379] The defect of equality is that we only desire it with our superiors.
Henry Becque (1837 – 1899)
380] True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.
Paul Sweeney.
381] The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
Abraham Lincoln.
382] Six essential qualities that are the key to success: Sincerity, personal integrity, humility, Courtesy, wisdom, charity.
Dr. William Menninger
383] A archeologist is the best husband any woman can have; the older she gets, the more interested he is in her.
Aganta Christie.
384] I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore, there be any kindness I can show, or any god thing I can do to any fellow being let me do it mow, and not defer or neglect it, as I shall not pass this way again.
William Penn
385] The strength of a nation is derived from the integrity of its homes.
Confucius (551 – 479 BC)
386] 387. Only a person who can live with himself can enjoy the gift of leisure.
Henrry Greber
387] We can’t all be heroes because someone has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by.
Will Rogres.
388] Socialism is nothing but the capitalism of the lower class. [Socialism is bureaucracy of the people, by the people, and for the people.]
Oswald spengler
389] I like the dreams of the future than the history of the past.
Thomas Jetlersen (1743 – 1826)
390] Committee – a group of men who keep minutes and waste hours.
Miltan Berle
391] Every sentence I utter must be understood not as an affirmation, but as a question.
Neils Bohr
392] Revolution is not a dinner party, nor an essay, nor a painting, nor a piece of embroidery; it cannot be advanced softly, gradually, carefully, considerately, respectfully, politely, plainely and modestly.
Mao Tse – tung
393] Power intoxicates men. When a man is intoxicated by alchohol, he can recover, but when intoxicated by power, he seldom recovers.
James .F. Byrnes
394] When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing is life; now that I am old I know that it is.
Oscar Wilde.
395] The measure of a man’s real character is what he would do if he knew he never would be found out.
Thomas Babington Macaulas (1800-1859)
396] Fools rush in where angles fears to tread.
Alexander Pope (1688 – 1744)
397] Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Friendrich Nietzsche
398] When people are serving, life is no longer meaningless.
John Gardner.
399] The Bible is the most thought suggesting book in the world. No other deals with such grand themes.
Herrick Johnson.
400] The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
401] Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
Ciecero (106 – 43 B.C)
402] People are usually more convinced by reasons they discovered themselves than by those found by others.
Blaise Pascal (1623 – 1662)
403] Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought.
Henri Bergson
404] Back of every noble life there are principles that have fashioned it.
George Horace Lorimer.
405] 334. Intellect distinguishes between the possible and the impossible, reason distinguishes between the sensible and the senseless. Even the possible can be senseless.
Max Born.
406] The one serious conviction that a man should have is that nothing is to be taken too seriously.
Samuel Butter.
407] Generally the theories we believe we call facts, and the facts we disbelieve we call theories.
Felix Cohem.
408] If I keep my good character, I shall be rich enough.
Platonicus ( Ist century BC)
409] There is far great peril in buying knowledge than in buying meat and drink.
410] Nothing multiplies more easily than force. In its grossest and most be that form, force is represented by groupings of people in to nations. This makes possible a concentration of collective effort with a minimum of restraint and a maximum of fury.
Norman Cousins.
411] Liberty is being free from the things we don’t like in order to be staves of the things we do like.
Ernest Benn.
412] If you steal from one another it’s plagiarism; if you steal from many, it’s research.
Wilson Mizner.
413] People will sometimes forgive you the good you have done them, but seldom the harm they have done you.
Somerset Maugham.
414] Our inequality materializes our upper class, vulgarizes our middle class, brutalizes our lower class.
Mathew Arnold ( 1822 – 1888)
415] I had set limits to knowledge in order to make place for faith.
Jammanuel Kart (1724 -1804)
416] There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
John Stuart Mill (1806 – 1873)
417] Calamities are of two kinds: misfortune to ourselves and good fortune to others.
Ambrose Bierce.
418] Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight.
Thomas Carlyle
419] Covenants without swords are but words.
Thomas Hobbes
420] There are two kinds of fools. One says, “This is old, therefore it is good.” The other says, “ This is new, therefore it is better.”
421] I am afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.
William Allen White
422] If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.
John . F. Kennedy.
423] Generally the theories we believe we call facts, and the facts we disbelieve we call theories.
Felic Cohen
424] The only time a woman wishes she were a year older is when she is expecting a baby.
Mary Marsh.
425] Sanity is madness put to good use.
George Santayana.
426] 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.
Willian Jennings Bryan.
427] The shepherd drives the wolf from the sheep’s throat, for which the sheep thanks the shepherd as his liberator while the wolf denounces his for the same act as the destroyer of liberty.
Abraham Lincoln (1809 – 1865)
428] It is an old maxim of mine that when you have excluded the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
429] The goal of life is death.
Sigmund Freud.
430] Not he who has little, but he who move, is poor.
Seneca (4BC – AD 65)
431] However brilliant an action, it should not be esteemed great unless the result of a great motive.
Duc de La Rochefoucauld (1613 – 1680)
432] The man who makes no mistakes does not usually make anything.
Bishop.W.C. Magee.
433] All paid employments absorb and degrade the mind.
Aristotle
434] To speak ill of others is a dishonest way of praising ourselves.
Will and Ariel Durant.
435] The first step to knowledge is to know that we are ignorant.
Lord David cecil
436] Mothers and Dads that take their children to church never get into trouble. [But going to church doesn’t make you a Christian any more than going to the garage makes you a car.]
J. Edgar Hoover
437] Self trust is the essence of heroism
Ralph Waldo Emerson.
438] Can’t a critic give his opinion of an omlette without being asked to lay an egg ?
Clayton Rawson
439] If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Baruch Spinoza (1632 – 1677).
440] If you don’t team to laugh at trouble, you won’t have anything to laugh at when you grow old
Ed How.
441] The dignity of man lies in his ability to face reality in all its meaninglessness.
- Martin Esslin.
442] Is not this the true romantic feeling – not the desire to escape life, but to prevent life from escaping you ?
Thomas Clayton wol
443] If you would not be forgotten as son as you are dead, either write things worth reading or do things worth writing.
Benjamin Franklin
444] The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
George Bernard Shaw
445] Personality I’m always ready to learn, although do not always like being taught.
Winston Churchill.
446] In the battle of existence, talent is the punch; tact is the clever footwork.
Wilson Mizner
447] A psychiatrist is a fellow who asks you a lot of expensive questions your wife asks for nothing.
Joey Adams
448] One murder makes a villain, millions a hero.
Bishop Beilby Porteus
449] The total absence of humor from the Bible is one of the most singular things in all literature.
Alfred North White head.
450] There is no genius free from some tincture of madness.
Seneca (4BC – Ad 65).
451] Up, sluggard, and waste not life; in the grave will be sleeping enough
Benjansin Franklin
452] The price of greatness is responsibility.
Winston Churchill
453] The theory of communists may be summed up in the single sentence: Abolition of private property.
The communist manifesto.
454] A great many people think they are thinking when they are rearranging their prejudices.
William James
455] Commonsense is an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge. (1772- 1834)
456] It is human nature to think wisely and act foolishly.
Anatole France.
457] Don’t talk unless you can improve silence.
Vermont proverb
458] Millions long for immortality who do not know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.
Susan Ertz.
459] If you are not an idealist by the time you are twenty you don’t have a heart, but if you are still an idealist by thirty you don’t have a head.
Randolph Bourne.
460] The only problems money can solve are money problems.
461] Once upon a time money swore solemnly that nobody who did not love money should have it.
462] People who take time to be alone usually have depth, originality, and quiet reserve.
John Milter.
463] Humility is to make a right estimate of one’s self.
Charles Haddam Spurgeon.
464] Never forget what a man says to you when he is angry.
Henry ward Beecher [ 1813 – 1887]
465] The vigorous are no better than the lazy during one half of life, for all men are alike when asleep.
Aristotle(384 – 322BC)
466] I deals are like stars: you will not succeed in touching them with you hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them you reach your destiny.
Carl Schurz .
467] Man is a social animal.
Baruch Spinoza (1632 – 1677)
468] 549. The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg not by smashing it.
Arnold Glasow.
469] Man – a being in search of meaning.
Plato (427 ? 347?BC)
470] The most popular lab our saving device today is still a husband with money.
Joey Adams.
471] I never failed to convince an audience that the best thing they could do was to go away.
Tomas Love Peacock (1785 – 1866)
472] Good people are good because they’ve come to wisdom through failure.
William Saroyan.
473] When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
Voltaire.
474] Up, sluggard and waste not like; in the grave will be sleeping enough.
Benjamin Franklin (1706 – 1790)
475] Order without liberty and liberty without order are equally distructive.
Theodore Roosevelt.
476] Beware of the man who goes to cocktail parties not to drink but to listen.
Pierre Daninos.
477] You’ll never have a quiet world till you knock the patriotism out of the human race.
George Bernard Shaw.
478] Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry
Mark Twain.
479] The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do
Walter Bagehot (1876 – 1877).
480] Committee - a group of men individually can do nothing but as a group decide that nothing can be done.
Fred Allen
481] The past is gone; the present is full of confusion; the future scares hell out of me !
David Lewis Stein.
482] He that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone.
Jesus
483] I respect faith but faith in what gets you an education.
Wilson Minzner.
484] The Quizzical expression of the monkey at the zoo comes from his wondering whether he is his brother’s keeper or his keeper’s brother.
Evan Esar
485] Your levelers wish to level down as far as themselves, but they cannot bear leveling up to themselves.
Samuel Johnson (1709- 1784)
486] One of the difficulties in the language is that all our words from loose using have lose their edge.
Ernest Hemingway
487] It fifty million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.
Antole France
488] The world is a comedy to those that think, a tragedy to those that feel.
Horace Wal Pole (1707 – 1797)
489] To be fill leisure intelligently is the last product of civilization..
Arnold Toynbee
490] Any use whatsoever of matrimony exercised in such a way that the act is deliberately frustrated in its natural power to generate life is an offence against the law of God and of nature, and those who indulge in such are branded with the guilt of a grave
Pope Pius – X1
491] Under capitalism man exploits man, under socialism the reverse is true.
Polish Proverb.
492] The greatest revolution of our generation is the discovery that the human beings, by changing inner attitudes of their minds can change aspects of their lives.
William James.
493] The true perfection of man lies not in what man has, but in what man is.
Oscar Wilde.
494] You have reached the pinnacle of success as soon as you become uninterested in money, compliments, or publicity.
Dr. O.A. Battista.
495] May be this world is another planet’s Hell
Aldous Huxley.
496] What troubles the poor is the money they can’t get, and what troubles the rich is the money they can’t keep.
497] When ever two people meet there are really six people present. There is each man as he sees himself, each man as the other person sees him, and each man as he really is.
William James.
498] Intelligence appears to be the thing that enables a man to get along without the use of his intelligence.
Albert Edward Wiggam.
499] The past must no longer be used as an anvil for beating out the present and the future.
Paul Emile Borduas.
500] Governments exist to protect the rights of minorities.
Wendell Phillips.
501] Living is entirely too time- consuming
Irne Peter
502] There is a difference between beauty and charm. A beautiful woman is one I notice. A charming woman is one who notices me.
John Erskine.
503] There’s no possibilility of being witty without a little ill- nature.
Richard Brinsley Sherivan(1751-1816)
504] The wise make proverbs and fools repeat them.
Issac D’ Israeli (1766 -1848)
505] To be clever enough to get a great deal of money one must be stupid enough to want it.
G.K. Chesterton.
506] Failure is very difficult for a writer to bear, but very few can manage the shock of early success.
Maurice Valency.
507] Society can exist only on the basis that there is some amount of polished lying and that no one says exactly what he thinks.
Lin Yutang.
508] It is not best that we should all thinks alike; it is difference of opinion which makes horse races.
Mark Twain.
509] People fall in love, but they have to climb out.
510] It is the great triumph of genius to make the common appear novel.
Johann. W. Von Goethe (1749 – 1832)
511] Man – a creature made at the end of the week’s work when God was tired.
Mark Twain.
512] The fear of capitalism has compelled socialism to widen freedom, and the far of socialism has compelled capitalism to in crease equality.
Will and Ariel Durant.
513] [speak when you are angry – and you’ll make the best speech you’ll ever regret.]
514] Wisdom is meaningless until our own experience has given it meaning … and there is wisdom in the selection of wisdom.
Bergen Evans
515] The bird of paradise alights only upon the hand that does not grasp.
John Berry.
516] Happiness is the natural flower of duty.
Phillips Brooks.
517] The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Aristotle (384 – 322BC)
518] The value of an idea has nothing what so ever to do with the sincerity of the man who expresses it.
Oscar Wilde.
519] When I am working on a problem, I never think about beauty. I think only how to solve the problem. But when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong.
Buck minister Fuller
520] Where opinion does not exist, the status quo becomes stereo, typed, and all originality, even the most necessary, is discouraged.
Bertrand Russel.
521] The ability to accept responsibility is the measure of the man.
Roy . L. Smith.
522] Money doesn’t always bring happiness. People with ten million dollars are not happier than people with nine million dollars.
Hobart Brown.
523] When a man has pity on all living creatures then only is he noble.
Budha
524] He that cannot forgive others breaks the bridge over which he must pars himself for every man has need to be forgiven.
Thomas fuller ( 1608 – 1661)
525] A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance.
Anatole france.
526] There are a handful of people whom money ourselves among them. -
Mignon Mc. Laughin.
527] Great literature is simply language charged with meaning to the utmost degree
Ezva Pound.
528] It better befits a man to laugh at life than to lament over it .
Seneca
529] To like an individual because he’s black is just an insulting as to dislike him because he isn’t white.
e. e. Cummings.
530] Judge a tree from its fruit; not from the leaves.
Euripides (484 – 406 BC)
531] A husband is what left of a man after the nerve is extracted.
Helen Rowland.
532] 388. Leisure is the most Challenging responsibility a man be offered.
Dr.William Russel.
533] Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
Abraham Lincoln (1809 – 1865)
534] Scientists are trying to produce life in the laboratory, but it shouldn’t be difficult if the laboratory assistant is pretty and willing. …
535] True genius resides in the capacity for evaluation of uncertain, hazardous, and conflicting information.
Winstan Churchill.
536] 505. Remember, no one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Eleanor Roosevelt.
537] To grow old is to pass from passion to compassion.
Albert Camus.
538] The past is but the beginning of a beginning.
H.G.Wells.
539] No greater than to remember days of gladness when sorrow is at hand.
Friendrich Schiller ( 1729 – 1805)
540] If a man runs after money, he’s money mad; if he keeps it, he’s a capitalist; if he spends it, he’s a play- boy; if he doesn’t get it, he’s a ne’er-do-well; if he doesn’t try to get it, he lacks ambition. If he gets it without working for it, he’s a paras
Vic Oliver.
541] We are tomorrow’s past.
Marry Webb.
542] Be not afraid of greatness: Some are born great, some achieve greatness and some have greatness thrust upon’em.
William Shakespeare.
543] When a man has pity on all living creatures then only is he noble.
Budha ( 563? – 483? BC)
544] Some people feel with their heads and think with their hearts.
G.C.Lichtenberg( 1742 -1799)
545] The trouble with her is that she tacks the power of conversation but not he power of speech.
George Bernard Shaw.
546] Experience has taught me this, that we undo ourselves by impatience. Misfortunes have their life and their limits, their sickness and their health.
Michel de Montaigne
547] Society attacks early when the individual is helpless.
B.F. Skinner
548] Life does not cease to be funny when people die, any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
George Bernard Shaw
549] The first requisite for immortality is death.
Stanislaw.J. Lec
550] The race advances only by the extra achievements of the individual. You are the individual.
Charles Towne.
551] The best thing about getting old is that all those things you couldn’t have when you were young you no longer want.
L.S.Mc Candless
552] We should be careful to get out of an experience only the wisdom that is in it – and stop there; lest we be like the cat that sits down on a hot stove lid. She will never sit down on as hot stove – lid again – and that’s well; but also she will never sit
Mark Twain.
553] There is something that is much more scare, something rather than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability
Robert Half
554] I believe the state exists for the development of individual lives, not individuals for the development of state.
Julian Huxley.
555] Each morning puts a man on trial and each evening passes judgement.
Roy. L. Smith.
556] We know nothing about motivation. All we can do is write books about it.
Peter Drucker.
557] Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Albert Einstein
558] No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
Charles Dickens (1812 – 1870
559] There is no such thing as pure pleasure; some anxiety always goes with it.
Ovid (43? BC – AD 18)
560] The export of revolution is nonsense. Every country makes its own revolution if it wants to, and if it does not want to, there will be no revolution.
Joseph Statin
561] We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love one another.
Johathan Swift
562] Happiness is the interval between periods of unhappiness.
Don Marquis.
563] The chief value of money lies in the fact that one lives in a world in which it is overestimated.
H.L. Mencken.
564] The lust for comfort, the stealthy thing that enters the house as a guest and then becomes a host and then a master.
Joseph Conrad
565] Democracy is measured not by its leaders doing extra- ordinary things, but by its citizens doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
John Gardner.
566] Put God to work for you and maximize your potential in our divinely ordered capitalist system.
Norman Vincent Peale.
567] I don’t like to commit myself about heaven and hell- you see, I have friends in both places.
Mark Twain.
568] Where all men think alike, no one thinks very much.
Walter Lippmann
569] You can observe a lot just by watching
Yogi Berra
570] Pleasure is frail like a dewdrop, while it laughs it dies.
Rabindranath Tagore.
571] The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
H.L. Mencken.
572] What is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul ?.
The Bible
573] When it is dark enough you can see the stars.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
574] The great question is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with failure.
575] Old age is when you know all the answers but nobody asks you the questions.
576] Many people’s tombstones should read, "Died at 30. Buried at 60".
Nicholas Murray Butler
577] Whenever one fins one self inclined to bitterness, it is a sign of emotional failure.
Bertrand Russel.
578] Second half of a man’s life is made up of nothing but the habits he has acquired during the first helf.
Feodor Dostoevski
579] Remember happiness doesn’t depend upon who you or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think.
Dale Carnegie.
580] A pessimist is a man who looks both ways before crossing a one way street.
Laurence . J. Peter.
581] Try to know everything of something, and something of everything.
Henry Peter, Lord Brougham
582] When I see the ‘ Ten Most Wanted Lists…’ I always have this thought: I we’d made them feel wanted earlier, they wouldn’t be wanted now.
Eddie Cantor
583] By belief is that to have no wants is divine.
Socrates.
584] A woman is a woman until the day she dies, but a man’s a man only as long as he can.
Moms Mabley.
585] Give your decisions, never your reasons; your decisions, never your reasons are sure to be wrong.
Earl of Mans field.
586] True patriotism doesn’t exclude an understanding of the patriotism of others.
Queen Elizabeth II.
587] If the work of God could be comprehended by reason, it would if no longer wonderful, and faith would have no merit if reason provided proof.
Pope Gregory I
588] Coward – one who in a perilous emergency thinks with his legs.
Ambrose kitman.
589] The unfortunate thing about this world is that good habits are so much easier to give up than bad ones.
Somerset Maugham.
590] Perhaps we are wiser, les selfish and more far-seeing than we were two hundred years ago. But we are still imperfectly all these good things, and since the turn of the century it has been remarked that neither wisdom nor virtue have increased as rapidly
Joseph Wood Krutch
591] Invention breeds invention.
Ralph Waldo Emerson.
592] Any time you don’t want anything, you get it.
Calvin Coolidge
593] There are two ways to slide easily through life; to believe everything or to doubt everything. Both ways save us from thinking.
Alfred Korzybski
594] Don’t talk about yourself; it will be done when you leave.
Wilson Mizner
595] Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
596] Since 1968 we have spent 364 billion dollars on war; 27 billion dollars on space; and less than 2 billion dollars on community development and housing
597] This land of ours cannot be a good place for any of us to live in unless we make it a good place for all of us to live in .
Richard. M. Nixon; Theodore Roosevelt.
598] Never find your delight in another’s misfortune
Publilius Syrus (1st Century BC)
599] Nothing bring you peace but the triumph of principles.
Ralph Waldo Emerson.
600] Men always fall for frigid women because they put on the best show.
Fanny Brice