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1] There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow.
O.S. Marden.
2] Wonder is the feeling of a philosopher, and philosophy begins in wonder.
Socrates.
3] He dares to be a fool and that is the first step in the direction of wisdom.
James Gibbson Huneker.
4] 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.
5] Friendship is an arrangement by which we undertake to exchange small favors for big ones.
Baron de Montesquie. (1689 – 1799)
6] Zoo: An excellent place to study the habits of human beings.
Evan Esar.
7] The first and great commandment is, Don’t let them scare you.
Elmer Davis
8] Criticism is a study by which men grew important and formidable at very small expense.
Samuel Johnsom (1709 – 1784)
9] The best thing and best people rise out of their separateness; I’ am against a homogenized society because I want the cream to rise.
Robert Frost.
10] 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.
11] Capital as such is not evil; it is its wrong use that is evil.
Mohandan Gandhi.
12] There are two kinds of failures: those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought.
13] The Bible is the most thought suggesting book in the world. No other deals with such grand themes.
Herrick Johnson.
14] Personality I’m always ready to learn, although do not always like being taught.
Winston Churchill.
15] 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)
16] Yesterday is a cancelled check; tomorrow is a promissory note; today is the only cash you have so spend it wisely.
Kay Lyons
17] Marriage is a lottery in which if you lose you can’t tear up the ticket.
18] 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
19] The bird of paradise alights only upon the hand that does not grasp.
John Berry.
20] It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.
Mark Twain.
21] A conservative government is an organized hypocrisy.
Benjamin Disraeli
22] Love does not consist in gazing at each other but looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine de Saint Exupery.
23] 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
24] We can be knowledgeable with other men’s knowledge, but we cannot be wise with other men’s wisdom.
Michel de (1533 – 1592)
25] People ask for criticism but they only want praise.
Somerser Maugham.
26] To be fill leisure intelligently is the last product of civilization..
Arnold Toynbee
27] Always remember others may hate you but those who hate you don’t win unless you hate them. And then you destroy yourself.
Richard. M. Nixon.
28] Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom.
Hannah Arendt.
29] The ability to divorce one’s mind from one’s actions is a symptom of psychological aberration.
Walter Goodman.
30] The biggest problem in the world could have been solved when it was small.
Witter Bynner
31] The middle of the road is where the white line is – and that’s the worst place to drive.
Robert Frost.
32] Passions are vices and virtues in their highest powers.
Johann. W. Von Goethe ( 1749 – 1832).
33] I hear and I forget I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Chinese Proverb
34] I respect faith but faith in what gets you an education.
Wilson Minzner.
35] 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)
36] No one is more profoundly sad than he who laughs too much.
Jean Paul Richter ( 1763 – 1829)
37] Success goes to your head, failure to your heart.
38] Liberty is being free from the things are don’t like in order to be Slaves of the things we do like.
Ernest Benn.
39] All looks yellow to a jaundiced eye
Alexander Pope.
40] Let us train our minds to desire what the situation demands.
Seneca (4BC – AD 65).
41] The chief value of money lies in the fact that one lives in a world in which it is overestimated.
H.L. Mencken.
42] The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridge to cross and which to burn
David Russel.
43] It is easier to denature plutonium than to denature the evil spirit of man.
Albert Einstein.
44] 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
45] Liberty is being free from the things we don’t like in order to be staves of the things we do like.
Ernest Benn.
46] An intellectual is a man who takes more words than necessary to tell more than he knows.
Dwinght. D. Eisenhower.
47] To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Edmund Burke (1729 – 1797)
48] The elimination of war should be the major task of social education.
Konrad Lorenz
49] An intellectual is someone whose mind watches itself.
Albert camus.
50] To know all things is not permitted
Horace ( 65 – 8 BC)
51] Retired is being tired twice I have thought First tired of working. Then tired of not.
Richard.
52] Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
Samuel Johnson.
53] What makes resisting temptation difficult, for many people, is that they don’t want to discourage it completely.
Framklin .P. Jones
54] If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say it.
Marcus Tullius Cicero ( 106- 43 BC
55] I believe the first test of a truly great man is humility.
John Ruskin
56] 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
57] Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
58] 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)
59] Committee - a group of men individually can do nothing but as a group decide that nothing can be done.
Fred Allen
60] The average man, who does not know what to do with his life wants another one which will last forever.
Anatole France.
61] 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.
62] To hate and to fear is to be psychologically ill… it is infact, the consuming illness of our time.
H.A . Overstreet.
63] Where all men think alike, no one thinks very much.
Walter Lippmann
64] God is the tangential point between zero and infinity
Alfred Jarry
65] The test of courage comes when we are in the minority; the test of tolerance comes when we are in the majority.
Ralph
66] Beware of the man who goes to cocktail parties not to drink but to listen.
Pierre Daninos.
67] No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
Charles Dickens (1812 – 1870
68] Let us train our minds to desire what the situations demands.
Sences (4 B.C – A.D 65)
69] To speak ill of others is a dishonest way of praising ourselves.
Will and Ariel Durant.
70] The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
Abraham Lincoln.
71] The first step to knowledge is to know that we are ignorant.
Lord David cecil
72] 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
73] Opinions cannot survive if one has no chance to fight for them.
Thomas Mann.
74] A cinic is a person searching for an honest man, with a stolen lantern.
Edgar .A. Shoaff
75] Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
Aristotle ( 384- 322BC)
76] Power does not corrupt men; but fools, if they get in to a position of power, corrupt power.
George Bernard Shaw.
77] A man never discloses his own character so clearly as when he describes another’s.
Jean Paul Richer (1763-11845)
78] Happy the man who early learns the wide chasm that lies between his wishes and his powers.
Johann. W. Von Goethe
79] A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.
Michel de Montaigne (1533 – 1592)
80] The surest protection against temptation is cowardice.
Mark Twain
81] Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.
Oscar wilde.
82] The one serious conviction that a man should have is that nothing is to be taken too seriously.
Samuel Butter.
83] 548. Prayer of the modern American: “Dear God, I pray for patience. And I want it right now !”
Oren Arnold.
84] 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
85] To bring up a child in the way he should go, travel that way yourself one in a while.
Josh Billings
86] Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat.
Harry Emersom Fosdick.
87] Happiness is the interval between periods of unhappiness.
Don Marquis.
88] Humility is to make a right estimate of one’s self.
Charles Haddam Spurgeon.
89] The test of a real comedian is whether you laugh at him before he opens his mouth.
George Team, Nathan
90] Children enjoy the present because they have neither a past nor a future.
Jean de La Bruyere (1645 – 1696).
91] Logic is the art of going wrong with confidence.
Joseph Wood Krutch.
92] If the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch.
BIBLE
93] However brilliant an action, it should not be esteemed great unless the result of a great motive.
Duc de La Rochefoucauld (1613 – 1680)
94] Pessimist : One who, when he has the choice of two evils, chooses both.
Oscar Wilde.
95] A conservative is a man who is too cowardly to fight and too fat to run.
Elbert Hubbard
96] The past must no longer be used as an anvil for beating out the present and the future.
Paul Emile Borduas.
97] Man prefers to believe what he prefers to be true.
Francis Bacon
98] Long range planning does not deal with future decisions, but with the future of present decisions.
Peter Drucker.
99] Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well.
Samuel Butler
100] The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Aristotle (384 – 322BC)
101] An old error is always more popular than a new truth.
German Proverb.
102] The family is the nuclear of civilization.
Will and Ariel Durant.
103] What troubles the poor is the money they can’t get, and what troubles the rich is the money they can’t keep.
104] 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.
105] A conclusion is a place where you got tired thinking.
Martin .H. Fisher
106] A visionary is an impractical person whose thoughts are based on ideals in a world whose actions are based on deals.
107] 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
108] 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
109] A man must not swallow more beliefs than he can digest.
Brooks Adams
110] Originality does not consist in saying what no one has ever said before, but in saying exactly what you think yourself.
James Stephens.
111] A cinic is a man who knows the price of every thing and the value of nothing.
Oscar Wilde ( 1854 – 1900)
112] Pleasure is frail like a dewdrop, while it laughs it dies.
Rabindranath Tagore.
113] Don’t talk unless you can improve the silence.
Laurence . C. Coughlin
114] 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.
115] Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.
John . F. Kennedy
116] Men become civilized, not in proportion to their willingness to believe, but in proportion to their readiners to doubt.
H.L. Mencken
117] Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
Ciecero (106 – 43 B.C)
118] You can observe a lot just by watching
Yogi Berra
119] Liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have
Harry Omerson Fosdick.
120] It better befits a man to laugh at life than to lament over it .
Seneca
121] 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)
122] A critic is a man who knows the way but can’t drive the car
Kenneth Tynan.
123] To believe only possibilities is not faith but mere philosophy
Sir Thomas Browne. (1605 – 1682)
124] There is something that is much more scare, something rather than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability
Robert Half
125] The tragedy of life is what dies inside a man while he lives.
Albert Schweitzer.
126] A woman is a woman until the day she dies, but a man’s a man only as long as he can.
Moms Mabley.
127] One of the difficulties in the language is that all our words from loose using have lose their edge.
Ernest Hemingway
128] The trouble with life is that there are so many beautiful women and so little time.
John Barrymore.
129] 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
130] The goal of life is death.
Sigmund Freud.
131] Reason and Judgement are the qualities of a leader.
Tacitus (55AD 130)
132] Happiness is the natural flower of duty.
Phillips Brooks.
133] Some are born good, some make good, and some are caught with the goods.
134] Man – a being in search of meaning.
Plato (427 ? 347?BC)
135] A tendency to self- destruction seems to be inherent in the overdeveloped human brain.
A.T. W. Simeons.
136] To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
Voltaire
137] Man can live without air for seconds, without water for days, without food for weeks, and without ideas for years.
138] Inventing is a combination of brains and materials. The more brains you use, the less material you need.
Charles.F. Kettering.
139] What can a man do who doesn’t know what to do.
Milton Mayor.
140] No woman ever falls in love with a man unless she has a better opinion of him than he deserves.
Ed Howe.
141] 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.
142] The desire for safety stands against every great and noble enterprise.
Tacitus (55? – 130?
143] 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).
144] Once upon a time money swore solemnly that nobody who did not love money should have it.
145] A good scare is worth move to a man than good advice.
Ed Have.
146] Men always fall for frigid women because they put on the best show.
Fanny Brice
147] A democratic society might be defined as one in which the majority is always prepared to put down a revolutionary minority.
Walter Lippmann.
148] 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
149] 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
150] Old age is when you first realize other people’s faults are no worse than you own.
Edger A shoaff.
151] If you can’t convince them, confuse them.
Harry S.Trumann
152] Society attacks early when The individual is helpless.
B.F. Skinner
153] One must not lose desires. They are mighty stimulants to creativeness, to love, and to long life.
Alexander. A. Bogomoletz.
154] Put God to work for you and maximize your potential in our divinely ordered capitalist system.
Norman Vincent Peale.
155] The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
H.L. Mencken.
156] 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
157] An optimist is one who makes the best of it when he gets the worst of it.
158] Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Soren Kierkegaard.
159] Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
Voltaire [ Francois Marie Arouet 1694 – 1778]
160] The man who has no inner life is the slave of his surroundings.
Henri Frederic Amiel (1821 – 1881)
161] If you would not be forgotten as son as you are dead, either write things worth reading or do things worth writing.
Benjamin Franklin
162] -And it’s the only game that is never called off on account of darkness.
163] Million say the apple fell but Newton was the one to ask why.
Bernard. M. Baruch.
164] 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
165] 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
166] 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)
167] If all our misfortunes were laid in one common heap whence everyone must take an equal portion, most people would be contented to take their own and depart.
Socrates ( 470 – 399 BC)
168] Money won’t buy happiness, but it will pay the salaries of a large research staff to study the problem.
Bill Vaughar.
169] It is not truth that makes man great, but man who makes truth great.
Confucius (C.551 – 479 BC)
170] The unfortunate thing about this world is that good habits are so much easier to give up than bad ones.
Somerset Maugham.
171] The only time a woman wishes she were a year older is when she is expecting a baby.
Mary Marsh.
172] Money is always there but the pockets change; it is not in the same pockets after a change, and that is all there is to say about money.
Gertrude Stein.
173] Man – a creature made at the end of the week’s work when God was tired.
Mark Twain.
174] Where opinion does not exist, the status quo becomes stereo, typed, and all originality, even the most necessary, is discouraged.
Bertrand Russel.
175] 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.
176] Immortality is hereditary – you can get it from four children.
Sam Levenson
177] 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
178] A life spent in making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spend in doing nothing.
George Barnard Shaw.
179] Despite my thirty years of research in to the feminine soul, I have not yet been able to answer….. The great question that has never been answered: what does a woman want ?
Sigmund Freud.
180] Wit is the rarest quality to be met with among people of education.
William Hazlitt
181] Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Friendrich Nietzsche
182] There are three kinds of friends: best friends, guest friends, and pest friends.
183] The difference between failure and success is doing a thing nearly right and doing a thing exactly right.
Edward Simmons.
184] Truth will sooner come out of error than from confusion.
Francis Bacen (1561 – 1626)
185] No one can enjoy freedom unless he is willing to surrender some part of it.
186] Be not afraid of greatness: Some are born great, some achieve greatness and some have greatness thrust upon’em.
William Shakespeare.
187] Martyrdom is the only way in which a man can become famous without ability.
George Bernard Shaw.
188] The greatest happiness you can have is knowing that you do not necessarily require happiness.
William Saroyan
189] To like an individual because he’s black is just an insulting as to dislike him because he isn’t white.
e. e. Cummings.
190] An optimist expects his dreams to come true; a pessimist experts his might mares to.
191] To err is human, but when the eraser wears out ahead of the pencil, you are overdoing it.
J. Jenkins.
192] Nothing bring you peace but the triumph of principles.
Ralph Waldo Emerson.
193] We are tomorrow’s past.
Marry Webb.
194] The devil can cite scriptures for his purpose.
Willian Shakespeare
195] 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
196] A husband is what left of a man after the nerve is extracted.
Helen Rowland.
197] I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul.
Willian. E .Henley
198] 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.
199] Every age is modem to those who are living in it
Justice Benjamin .N. Cardozo
200] 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
201] Any body can be pope; the proof of this that I have become one.
Pope John XXIII.
202] A psychiatrist is a fellow who asks you a lot of expensive questions your wife asks for nothing.
Joey Adams
203] Weed- a plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.
Ralph Walso Emerson
204] 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.
205] Anyone who stops is old, whether at twenty or eight. Anyone who keep learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
Henry Ford.
206] Success is counted sweetest, by those who ne’er succeed.
Emily Dickinson
207] A archeologist is the best husband any woman can have; the older she gets, the more interested he is in her.
Aganta Christie.
208] Every beginning is a consequence every beginning ends something.
Paul valery.
209] If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Baruch Spinoza (1632 – 1677).
210] The image – managers encourage the individual to fashion himself in to a smooth coin, negotiable in any market.
John Gardner.
211] Our responsibility: every opportunity, an obligation; every possession a duty.
John. D. Rockefeller
212] Power intoxicates men. When a man is intoxicated by alchohol, he can recover, but when intoxicated by power, he seldom recovers.
James .F. Byrnes
213] Ignorance of one’s ignorance is the greatest ignorance.
214] The ultimate good is better veached by free trade in ideas. The best test of truth is the power of the thought to get itself accepted in the competition of the market.
Oliver Wendell Holmes.
215] People who bite the hand that feeds them usually licks the boot that kicks them.
Eric Hoffer
216] Every sentence I utter must be understood not as an affirmation, but as a question.
Neils Bohr
217] The measure of man is what he does with power.
Pittacus (650 ? – 569?BC)
218] Great literature is simply language charged with meaning to the utmost degree
Ezva Pound.
219] Old age is when you know all the answers but nobody asks you the questions.
220] Marriage is a mistake every man should make.
George Jessel.
221] Money doesn’t always bring happiness. People with ten million dollars are not happier than people with nine million dollars.
Hobart Brown.
222] And in today already walks tomorrow.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge.
223] The basic problem is the out civilization, which is a civilization of machines, can teach man everything except how to be a man.
224] A man’s defects are the faults of his time while his virtues are his own.
Johann . W. Von Goethe (174 9 -1832)
225] Economic growth is not only unnecessary, but ruinous.
Alexander I Solzhewitsyn
226] It is youth that has discovered love as a weapon.
Peter
227] Optimism is a kind of heart stimulant the digitalis of failure.
Elbert Hubbard.
228] 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.
229] There is no genius free from some tincture of madness.
Seneca (4BC – Ad 65).
230] The faith in which I was brought up assured me that I was better than other people; I was saved, they were damned… our hymns were loaded with arrogance – Self- congratulation on how cozy we were with the Almighty and what a high opinion he had of us, wha
Robert Heincein
231] I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experiences behind him.
Eleanor Roosevelt.
232] Evidently God can cure cancer and tuberculosis, but cannot grow a new leg… This is blasphemy, but not mine – the priests and faith healers are guilty of limiting God’s powers.
Abraham Myerson
233] The only really happy folk are married women and single men.
H.L. Mencken.
234] The best intelligence test is whet we do with our leisure.
235] The road to Hell is paved with good intentions.
Samuel Johnson
236] If you’re not allowed to laugh in heaven, I don’t want to go there.
Martin Luther king.
237] What we call “Progress” is the exchange of on nuisance for another nuisance.
Havelock Ellis
238] The devil is a gentleman who never goes where he is not welcome.
John. A. Lincoln
239] The first requisite for immortality is death.
Stanislaw.J. Lec
240] From the errors of others a wise man corrects his own.
Publilius Syrus ( c.1st Century BC)
241] Logic is like the sword - those who appeal to it shall perish by it.
Samuel Butler.
242] Never answer a critic, unless he’s right.
Bernard .M. Baruch
243] Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; argument an exchange of ignorance.
Robert Quillen
244] The past is but the beginning of a beginning.
H.G.Wells.
245] 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.
246] Happiness is like coke – something you get as a by product in the process of making something else.
Aldous Huxley.
247] [speak when you are angry – and you’ll make the best speech you’ll ever regret.]
248] Scientists are trying to produce life in the laboratory, but it shouldn’t be difficult if the laboratory assistant is pretty and willing. …
249] What is honoured in a country will be cultivated there.
Plato
250] A compromise is the art of dividing a cake in such a way that each one thinks he is getting the biggest piece.
251] I Quote only the better to express myself
Michel de Montaigne (1533- 1592)
252] Birth is the beginning of death.
Thomas Fuller (1608 -1661)
253] 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
254] People who take time to be alone usually have depth, originality, and quiet reserve.
John Milter.
255] It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makers people think they can be happy without money.
Albert camus.
256] Some people feel with their heads and think with their hearts.
G.C.Lichtenberg( 1742 -1799)
257] Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought.
Henri Bergson
258] Our inequality materializes our upper class, vulgarizes our middle class, brutalizes our lower class.
Mathew Arnold ( 1822 – 1888)
259] The great secret of successful marriage is to treat all disasters as incidents and none of the incidents as disasters.
Horold Nicholson.
260] 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.
261] If humanity profits from its mistakes, we have a glorious future coming up.
262] Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry
Mark Twain.
263] The finest steel has to go through the hottest five.
Richard M. Nixon
264] Admitting Error clears the score And proves you wiser than before.
Arthur Guiterman.
265] Don’t talk unless you can improve silence.
Vermont proverb
266] The true perfection of man lies not in what man has, but in what man is.
Oscar Wilde.
267] It is better to be hated for what you are than loved for what you are not.
Andre Gide.
268] 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)
269] 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
270] Marriage is a romance in which the hero dies in the first chapter.
271] 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
272] There is only one quality worse than hardness of heart end that is softness of head.
Theodore Roosevelt.
273] True genius resides in the capacity for evaluation of uncertain, hazardous, and conflicting information.
Winstan Churchill.
274] There are a handful of people whom money ourselves among them. -
Mignon Mc. Laughin.
275] To hate and to fear is to be psychologically ill ….it is, in fact, the consuming illness of our time.
H.A. Overstreet.
276] If you don’t team to laugh at trouble, you won’t have anything to laugh at when you grow old
Ed How.
277] Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.
Victor Hugo
278] Reading made Don Quixote a gentlemen but believing what he read made him mad.
George Bernard shaw.
279] I would not be a slave, To I would not be a master. This express my idea of democracy.
Abraham Lincoln (1809 – 1865)
280] When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
Voltaire.
281] When people are serving, life is no longer meaningless.
John Gardner.
282] There are two ways to slide easily through life; to believe everything or to doubt everything. Both ways save us from thinking.
Alfred Korzybski
283] Millions long for immortality who do not know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.
Susan Ertz.
284] A proverb is a short sentence based on a long experience.
Miguel de Cervantes (1547 – 1616)
285] The only things we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin Delano Rosevelt.
286] That man is great who can use the brains of others to carry out his work.
Doun Piatt.
287] The past is gone; the present is full of confusion; the future scares hell out of me !
David Lewis Stein.
288] When a man points a finger at someone else, he should remember that four of his fingers are pointing at himself.
Louis Nizer
289] 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.
290] There are two kinds of egotists: Those who admit it, and the rest of us.
Laurence. J. Peter
291] 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
292] Life does not cease to be funny when people die, any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
George Bernard Shaw
293] Any time you don’t want anything, you get it.
Calvin Coolidge
294] 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
295] A sociologist is a scientist who blames crime on everything and everyone, except the person who commits it.
296] 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)
297] The formula for complete happiness is to be very busy with the un important.
A. Edward Newton
298] Were invented by a woman who had been kissed on the forehead.
Christopher Morley.
299] Every man has three characters- that which he exhibits, that which he has, and that which he thinks he has.
Alphonse Karr (1808 – 1890).
300] 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]
301] The price of greatness is responsibility.
Winston Churchill
302] Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
Elbert Hubbard
303] Research is to see what every body else has seen, and to think what nobody else has thought.
Albert Szent – Gyorgyi.
304] People will sometimes forgive you the good you have done them, but seldom the harm they have done you.
Somerset Maugham.
305] Government is necessary, not because man is naturally bad… but because man is by nature more individualistic than social.
Thomas Hobbes.
306] Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.
Howard .W. Newton
307] The whole life is a comedy to those that think, a tragedy to those that feel.
Horace.
308] Each morning puts a man on trial and each evening passes judgement.
Roy. L. Smith.
309] There is nothing new under the sun. –
BIBLE
310] The secret source of humor itself is not joy sorrow. There is no humor in heaven.
Mark Twain
311] When a man has pity on all living creatures then only is he noble.
Budha
312] 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.
313] 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
314] God must love the common man, he made so many of them.
Abraham Lincoln.
315] In heaven an angel is nobody in particular.
George Bernard Shaw.
316] Commonsense is not so common.
317] Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet.
Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 -1821)
318] Those who can, do; those who can’t teach.
George Bernard Shaw.
319] Always forgive your enemies – nothing annoys them so much.
Oscar Wilde.
320] The trouble with being tolerant is that people think you don’t understand the problem
Merle. L. Meacham
321] The total absence of humor from the Bible is one of the most singular things in all literature.
Alfred North White head.
322] He has every attribute of a dog except loyalty.
Senator Thomas . P. Gore.
323] Faults are thick where love is thin
James Howell.
324] 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.
325] 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
326] 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)
327] I had set limits to knowledge in order to make place for faith.
Jammanuel Kart (1724 -1804)
328] One must not lose desires. They are mighty stimulants to creativeness, to love and to long life.
Alexander. A. Boygomoletz.
329] The victor will never be asked if he fold the truth.
Adolf Hitler
330] 549. The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg not by smashing it.
Arnold Glasow.
331] The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.
Winston Churchill
332] Man is ready to die for an idea, provided that idea is not quite clear to him.
Paul Eldridge.
333] Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom.
Thomas Jefferson (1743- 1826)
334] Of all men’s miseries the bitterest is this, to know so much and to have control over nothing.
Herodotus (484 – 432 BC)
335] Liberty is the one thing you can’t have unless you give it to others.
William Allen White.
336] We can only pay our debt to the past by putting the future in debt to ourselves.
John Buchan.
337] When it is dark enough you can see the stars.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
338] What man is the basis of what he dreams and thinks, accepts and rejects, feels and perceives.
John Mason Brown.
339] If you would be leader of men, you must lead your own generation not the next.
Woodrow Wilson
340] You’ll never have a quiet world till you knock the patriotism out of the human race.
George Bernard Shaw.
341] To find a friend one must close one eye – to keep him, two.
Norman Douglas.
342] If you keep you mind sufficiently open, people will throw a lot of rubbish in to it.
William. A. Orton.
343] I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure – which is Try to please every body.
Herbert Bayard Swope.
344] Life is doubt, and faith without doubt is nothing but death.
Miguel Le Unamuno.
345] It is physically impossible for a well educated, intellectual, or brave man to make money the chief object of his thoughts.
John Ruskin (1819 – 1900).
346] Don’t worry about avoiding temptation as you grow older, it starts avoiding you.
The old Framer’s Almanac
347] A speech is like a love affair. Any fool can start it, but to end it requires considerable skill.
Lord Mancroft.
348] We adore titles and heredities in our hearts, and ridicule them with our months. This is our democratic privilege.
Mark Twain.
349] 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
350] Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
351] Genius is the ability to reduce the complicated to the simple.
C.W. Ceram.
352] The brighter you are the more you have not learn.
Don Herold.
353] There is far great peril in buying knowledge than in buying meat and drink.
354] Governments exist to protect the rights of minorities.
Wendell Phillips.
355] Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children and no theories.
John Wilmot (1647 – 1680)
356] To be persuasive, we must be believable, to be believable, we must be credible; to be credible, we must be truthful.
Edward R. Murrow
357] Great Minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people.
358] The stones that critics hurt with Harsh Intent / A man may use to build a monument.
Arther Guiter man
359] When the speaker and he to whom he speaks do not understand, that is metaphysics.
Voltaire.
360] Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen.
Mark Twain.
361] It is the great triumph of genius to make the common appear novel.
Johann. W. Von Goethe (1749 – 1832)
362] Middle age is when you stop criticizing the older generation and start criticizing the younger one.
363] We are all of us, more or less, the laves of
William Haz litt (1778 -1830).
364] Man, unlike the animals, has never learned that the sole purpose of life is to enjoy it.
Samuel Butler
365] It is not that I think or believe, but that I know.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
366] 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.
367] Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.
Thomas Alva Edison.
368] A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell.
George Bernard Shaw.
369] Sanity is madness put to good use.
George Santayana.
370] If I keep my good character, I shall be rich enough.
Platonicus ( Ist century BC)
371] A critic is a legless man who teaches running.
Channing Pollock
372] The great question is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with failure.
373] Equality of opportunity is an equal opportunity to prove unequal talents.
Sir Herbert Samuel
374] I shall tell you a great secret, my friend. Do not wait for the last judgment, it takes place every day.
Albert camus
375] 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)
376] When a man blames others for his failures, it’s a good idea to credit others with his successes.
Howard. W. Newton.
377] Experience is the comb that Nature gives us when we are bald.
Belgian Proverb.
378] As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Andrew Carnegie
379] Good people are good because they’ve come to wisdom through failure.
William Saroyan.
380] Fools rush in where angles fears to tread.
Alexander Pope (1688 – 1744)
381] Christ died for our sin. Dare we make his martyrdom meaningless by not committing them?.
Jules Feiffer.
382] Order without liberty and liberty without order are equally distructive.
Theodore Roosevelt.
383] Hell is not to love any more.
Georges Bernanos.
384] Wisdom is meaningless until our own experience has given it meaning … and there is wisdom in the selection of wisdom.
Bergen Evans
385] 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
386] Mankind has become so much one family that we cannot insure our own prosperity except by insuring that of everyone else. If you wish to be happy yourself, you must resign yourself to seeing others also happy…. Contempt for happiness is usually happiness,
Bertrand Russell.
387] The defect of equality is that we only desire it with our superiors.
Henry Becque (1837 – 1899)
388] Every thought is new when an actual expresses it in a manner peculiar to himself.
Marquis de Vauvenargues (1715 – 1747).
389] Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle that fits them well.
Oliver Wendell Holmes.
390] Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and finds himself no wiser than before.
Kurt Vonnegnt.
391] My grandfather always said that living is like licking of thorn.
Louis A
392] May you all the days of your life.
Jonathan Swift ( 1667 – 1745)
393] Leadership is action, not position
Donald. H .Mc.Gannon.
394] When the candles are out all women are fair
Plutarch ( 46 – 120 ?)
395] True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.
Paul Sweeney.
396] If you want to understand democracy, spend less time in the library with plato, and more time in the buses with people
Simeon Strunsky
397] Every man has a right to his opinion, but no man has a right to be wrong in his facts.
Bernard. M. Baruch.
398] If happiness truly consisted in physical case and freedom from care then the happiest individual would not be either a man or a woman; it would be, I think, and American cow.
William Lyon Phelps.
399] To grow old is to pass from passion to compassion.
Albert Camus.
400] The man who makes no mistakes does not usually make anything.
Bishop.W.C. Magee.
401] 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.
402] National Pride is a modern form of tribalism.
Robert Shnayerson.
403] 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
404] Socialism is workable only in heaven where it isn’t needed, and in hell where they’ve got it.
Cecil Palmer
405] I never failed to convince an audience that the best thing they could do was to go away.
Tomas Love Peacock (1785 – 1866)
406] To me, it seems a dreadful indignity to have a soul controlled by geography.
George Santayans.
407] To enjoy freedom we have to control ourselves
Virginia Woolf
408] The value of an idea has nothing what so ever to do with the sincerity of the man who expresses it.
Oscar Wilde.
409] A single death is a tragedy, a million deaths is a statistic.
Joseph Stalin.
410] The only problems money can solve are money problems.
411] 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.
412] There go my people. I must find out where they are going so I am lead them.
Alexandre Ledru-Rollin (1870-1874)
413] The man who regards his own life and that of his fellow creatures as meaningless is not merely unhappy but hardly fit for life.
Albert Einstein
414] Forgive me my nonsense as I also forgive the nonsense of those who think they talk sense.
Robert Frost.
415] The most powerful factor in the world are clear ideas in the minds of energetic men of good will.
J. Arthur Thomson .
416] The race advances only by the extra achievements of the individual. You are the individual.
Charles Towne.
417] An alcoholic spends his life committing suicide on the installment plan.
418] Women get more unhappy the more they try to liberate themselves.
Brigitte Bardot
419] The certainties of one age are the problems of the next. – R.H. Tawney.
420] 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
421] 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.
422] The ability to accept responsibility is the measure of the man.
Roy . L. Smith.
423] 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.
424] Calamities are of two kinds: misfortune to ourselves and good fortune to others.
Ambrose Bierce.
425] In every work of genius we recognize our own rejected thoughts; they `come back to us with a certain alienated majesty.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
426] To like an individual because he’s black is just as insulting as to dislike him because he isn’t white.
e.e. Cummings.
427] I would rather be a philosopher and a coward than a hero and a fool.
Ambrose pratt.
428] If we were all given by magic the power to read each other’s thoughts, I suppose the first effect would be to dissolve all friendships.
Betrand Russel.
429] What is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul ?.
The Bible
430] The only abnormality is the incapability to love
Anais Nin.
431] Intelligence appears to be the thing that enables a man to get along without the use of his intelligence.
Albert Edward Wiggam.
432] Life is mostly forth and bubble, Two things stand like stone – Kindness in another’s trouble, courage in our own.
Adam. L. Gordon
433] I like the dreams of the future than the history of the past.
Thomas Jetlersen (1743 – 1826)
434] Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.
Oscar Wilde.
435] Success is a journey, not a destination.
Ben Sweetland
436] The most popular lab our saving device today is still a husband with money.
Joey Adams.
437] Action is the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
Oscar Wild (1854 – 1900)
438] Money is a terrible master but an excellent servant.
P.T. Barnum
439] I gave my life to learning how to live. Now I have organized it all…. It is just about over.
Sandra Hochman
440] Never forget what a man says to you when he is angry.
Henry ward Beecher [ 1813 – 1887]
441] I am afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.
William Allen White
442] If a man takes no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near at hand.
Confucius (C 551 – 479 BC).
443] A great many people think they are thinking when they are rearranging their prejudices.
William James
444] The ideas gained by men before they are twenty five are practically the only ideas they shall have in their lives.
William James.
445] The multitude of books is making us ignorant.
Voltaire (1694 -1778)
446] A man has only one way of being immortal on this earth : he has to forget he is mortal
Jean Giraudoux.
447] 505. Remember, no one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Eleanor Roosevelt.
448] 388. Leisure is the most Challenging responsibility a man be offered.
Dr.William Russel.
449] Try to know everything of something, and something of everything.
Henry Peter, Lord Brougham
450] If you steal from one another it’s plagiarism; if you steal from many, it’s research.
Wilson Mizner.
451] Stronger than an army is a quotation whose time has come.
W. I. E. Gates
452] Give your decisions, never your reasons; your decisions, never your reasons are sure to be wrong.
Earl of Mans field.
453] A problem well stated is a problem half solved.
Charles. F. Kettering.
454] The only way women could have equal rights nowadays would be to surrender some.
Burton Hillis
455] Self trust is the essence of heroism
Ralph Waldo Emerson.
456] Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Albert Einstein
457] 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
458] 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 .
459] Those who suppress freedom always do so in the name of law and order.
John Lindsay.
460] No greater than to remember days of gladness when sorrow is at hand.
Friendrich Schiller ( 1729 – 1805)
461] The theory of communists may be summed up in the single sentence: Abolition of private property.
The communist manifesto.
462] Six essential qualities that are the key to success: Sincerity, personal integrity, humility, Courtesy, wisdom, charity.
Dr. William Menninger
463] People fall in love, but they have to climb out.
464] Bravery is being the only one who knows you’ve afraid.
Franklin. P. Jones
465] Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Norman Vincent Peale.
466] 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)
467] 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
468] A committee is a thing which taken a week to do what one good man can do in an hour.
Elbert Hubbard
469] If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.
John . F. Kennedy.
470] That’s the problem with old age – there’s not much future in it.
471] When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other.
Eric Hoffer.
472] Creative minds always have been known to survive any kind of bad training.
Anna Freud
473] Happiness is liking what you do as well as doing what you like.
474] Show me a hero and I will write you a tragedy.
F. Scott Fizgerald.
475] Bad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote.
George Jean Nathen
476] Lord, grant that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
Michelangelo.
477] I don’t like to commit myself about heaven and hell- you see, I have friends in both places.
Mark Twain.
478] One may smile, and smile, and be a villain.
William Shakespeare.
479] You have reached the pinnacle of success as soon as you become uninterested in money, compliments, or publicity.
Dr. O.A. Battista.
480] The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms.
Socrates (470? – 399 BC)
481] My guess is that well over 80 percent of the human race goes through life without having a single original thought.
H.L. Mencken.
482] Often the test of courage is not to die but to live.
Conte Vittevio Alfieri ( 1749 – 1803
483] Whenever one fins one self inclined to bitterness, it is a sign of emotional failure.
Bertrand Russel.
484] We are tomorrow’s past.
Marry Webb
485] Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
George Santayana
486] Today if you’re not confused you’re just not thinking clearly.
Irene Peter
487] Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul.
Gandhiji
488] We are all inclined to judge ourselves by our ideals; others by their acts.
Harold Nicholson.
489] Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
Johann. W. Von Goethe ( 1749 – 1832)
490] The basis of optimism is sheer terror.
Oscar Wilde.
491] A pessimist is a man who looks both ways before crossing a one way street.
Laurence . J. Peter.
492] 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
493] All epoch- making revolutionary events have been produced not by the written but the spoken word.
Adolf Hitler.
494] A thing is not necessarily true because badly uttered, nor false because spoken magnificently.
Saint Augustin (354 – 430)
495] I had a lover’s quarrel with the world.
Robert frost.
496] Generally the theories we believe we call facts, and the facts we disbelieve we call theories.
Felix Cohem.
497] It fifty million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.
Antole France
498] A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance.
Anatole france.
499] 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
500] 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.
501] 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.
502] 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.
503] It is not best that we should all thinks alike; it is difference of opinion which makes horse races.
Mark Twain.
504] Your levelers wish to level down as far as themselves, but they cannot bear leveling up to themselves.
Samuel Johnson (1709- 1784)
505] The deepest principle of ‘Human Nature’ is the craving to be appreciated.
William James.
506] 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)
507] Many people are extremely happy, but are absolutely worthless to the society.
Charles Gow.
508] 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.
509] He is so benevolent, so merciful a man that he would have held an umbrella over a duck in a shower of rain.
Douglas Jerrold (1803 – 1857)
510] The control man has secured over nature has far outrun his control over himself
Earnest Jones.
511] Man is what he believes.
Anton Chekhov
512] There are well dressed foolish ideas just as there are well-dressed fools.
Nicholas chamfort.
513] Invention breeds invention.
Ralph Waldo Emerson.
514] Never let a fool kiss you or a kiss fool you.
Joey Adams.
515] 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.
516] Man is a social animal.
Baruch Spinoza (1632 – 1677)
517] We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love one another.
Johathan Swift
518] To escape criticism – do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.
Elbert Hubtsard
519] What ever you may be sure of, be sure of this that you are dread fully like other people.
James Russel Lowell (1819 – 1801)
520] The trouble with her is that she tacks the power of conversation but not he power of speech.
George Bernard Shaw.
521] A satirist is a man who discovers unpleasant things about himself and then says them about other people.
Peter Mc Arther
522] We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him.
Napoleon Bonaparte.
523] 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.
524] Being a philosopher, I have a problem for every solution.
Robert Zend
525] The most essential gift of a good writer is a built-in, shock, proof shit detector.
Ernest Heming way.
526] Spartans, stoics, heroes, saints and gods use a short and positive speech.
Ralph Waldo Emerson.
527] It is easy to be tolerant of the principles of other people of you have none of your own.
Sir Herbert Samuel
528] 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.
529] A sound marriage is not based on complete frankness; it is based on a sensible reticence.
Morris. L. Ernst.
530] Every man has three characters – that which he exhibits, that which he has, and that which he thinks he has.
Alphonse Karr (1808-11890)
531] I believe the state exists for the development of individual lives, not individuals for the development of state.
Julian Huxley.
532] Men fight for freedom; then they begin to accumulate laws to take it away from themselves.
533] One murder makes a villain, millions a hero.
Bishop Beilby Porteus
534] Christ believed in Hell. I do not myself feel that any person who is really profoundly humane can believe in everlasting punishment.
Bertrand Russel.
535] 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.
536] The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
537] If you are too fortunate, you will not know yourself. If you are too unfortunate, nobody will know you.
Thomas fuller (1608 – 1661)
538] The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinion.
James Russel Lowell. (1819 - 1891)
539] There are two tragedies in life. One is not to get your heart’s desire. The other is to get it.
George Bernard Shaw.
540] When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Marcus Tullius Cicero (106 – 43 BC)
541] Facts are stupid until brought in to connection with some general law.
Louis Agassiz (1807 – 1873)
542] You can flatter any man by telling him he’s the kind of man who can’t be flattered.
543] 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)
544] The hopeful man sees success where others see failure, sunshine where others see shadows and storm.
O.S.Marden.
545] Covenants without swords are but words.
Thomas Hobbes
546] 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.”
547] Commonsense is an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge. (1772- 1834)
548] Revolutionary movements attract the best and worst elements
George Bernard Shaw
549] There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
John Stuart Mill (1806 – 1873)
550] Do not put your faith in what statistics say until you have carefully considered what they do not say.
William .W. Watt
551] 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.
552] The hen is an egg’s way of producing another egg.
Samuel Butler
553] Many people’s tombstones should read, "Died at 30. Buried at 60".
Nicholas Murray Butler
554] To be like Christ is to be a Christian
William Penn (1644-1718)
555] All cruelty springs from weakness.
Seneca ( 4BC- Ad 65)
556] The nature of artistic attainment is psychologically in accessible to us.
Sigmund frud.
557] There are two ways to slide easily through life, to believe every – thing or to doubt everything; both ways save us from thinking.
Alfred Kovzy bski
558] Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight.
Thomas Carlyle
559] 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
560] Remember happiness doesn’t depend upon who you or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think.
Dale Carnegie.
561] Think twice before you speak – and you’ll find every one talking about something else.
Francis Rodman.
562] Wise men learns more from fools than fools from wise man.
Marcus Porcius (234 -149 BC)
563] 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)
564] True patriotism doesn’t exclude an understanding of the patriotism of others.
Queen Elizabeth II.
565] I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn’t learn something from him.
Galileo Galilei ( 1564 -1642)
566] The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Edmund Burke ( 1749 – 1797)
567] 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.
568] We know nothing about motivation. All we can do is write books about it.
Peter Drucker.
569] We can’t all be heroes because someone has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by.
Will Rogres.
570] 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.
571] Democracy is measured not by its leaders doing extra- ordinary things, but by its citizens doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
John Gardner.
572] People are usually more convinced by reasons they discovered themselves than by those found by others.
Blaise Pascal (1623 – 1662)
573] No matter how old you get, if you can keep the desire to be creative, you’re keeping the man-child alive.
John Cassavetes.
574] The principal mark of genius is not perfection but originality, the opening of new frontiers.
Arthur Koestler.
575] 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
576] Wonder father than the doubt is the root of knowledge.
Abraham Joshus Heschel.
577] Is not this the true romantic feeling – not the desire to escape life, but to prevent life from escaping you ?
Thomas Clayton wol
578] 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.
579] Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness is thinking creates love.
Lao – tzu (604 – 531 BC)
580] 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)
581] The hottest places in Hell are reserved for those who in time of great moral crises maintain their neutrality.
Daute Alighieri (1265 – 1321)
582] Living is entirely too time- consuming
Irne Peter
583] 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.
584] Love, the quest; marriage, the conquest; divorce, the inquest.
Helen Rowland.
585] There is no meaning in life except the meaning man gives his life by the unfolding of his powers.
Erich Fromm.
586] The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are night sometimes
Winston Churchill.
587] 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)
588] By belief is that to have no wants is divine.
Socrates.
589] 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.
590] Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all other countries because you were born in it.
George Bernard Shaw.
591] Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
William Hazlitt (1778 – 1830)
592] Second half of a man’s life is made up of nothing but the habits he has acquired during the first helf.
Feodor Dostoevski
593] Real generosity toward the future consists in giving all to what is present.
Albert camus.
594] Those who speak most of progress measure it by quantity and not by quality.
George Santayana
595] 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
596] The vigorous are no better than the lazy during one half of life, for all men are alike when asleep.
Aristotle(384 – 322BC)
597] To be clever enough to get a great deal of money one must be stupid enough to want it.
G.K. Chesterton.
598] Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope…. And crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring those ripples build a curr
Robert. F. Kennedy.
599] Leaders have significant role in creating the state of mind that is society.
John Gardner
600] 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