Inspirational & famous Quotations

1] Wise men learns more from fools than fools from wise man.
Marcus Porcius (234 -149 BC)
2] Experience is the comb that Nature gives us when we are bald.
Belgian Proverb.
3] 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
4] 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.
5] My guess is that well over 80 percent of the human race goes through life without having a single original thought.
H.L. Mencken.
6] Weed- a plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.
Ralph Walso Emerson
7] The greatest happiness you can have is knowing that you do not necessarily require happiness.
William Saroyan
8] Criticism is a study by which men grew important and formidable at very small expense.
Samuel Johnsom (1709 – 1784)
9] Don’t talk about yourself; it will be done when you leave.
Wilson Mizner
10] 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
11] The first half of our life is ruined by our parents and the second half by our children.
Clarence Darrow.
12] 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)
13] Liberty is being free from the things we don’t like in order to be staves of the things we do like.
Ernest Benn.
14] A conservative government is an organized hypocrisy.
Benjamin Disraeli
15] 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
16] 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
17] 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
18] I would rather be a philosopher and a coward than a hero and a fool.
Ambrose pratt.
19] Every age is modem to those who are living in it
Justice Benjamin .N. Cardozo
20] The past is gone; the present is full of confusion; the future scares hell out of me !
David Lewis Stein.
21] Success is a journey, not a destination.
Ben Sweetland
22] People are usually more convinced by reasons they discovered themselves than by those found by others.
Blaise Pascal (1623 – 1662)
23] 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.
24] 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.
25] 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.
26] I Quote only the better to express myself
Michel de Montaigne (1533- 1592)
27] Long range planning does not deal with future decisions, but with the future of present decisions.
Peter Drucker.
28] There is nothing permanent except change.
Heraclitus (540-475 BC)
29] We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him.
Napoleon Bonaparte.
30] Do not put your faith in what statistics say until you have carefully considered what they do not say.
William .W. Watt
31] Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
Samuel Johnson.
32] 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.
33] Economic growth is not only unnecessary, but ruinous.
Alexander I Solzhewitsyn
34] That man is great who can use the brains of others to carry out his work.
Doun Piatt.
35] Liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have
Harry Omerson Fosdick.
36] Zoo: An excellent place to study the habits of human beings.
Evan Esar.
37] 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.
38] Spartans, stoics, heroes, saints and gods use a short and positive speech.
Ralph Waldo Emerson.
39] 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
40] Friendship is an arrangement by which we undertake to exchange small favors for big ones.
Baron de Montesquie. (1689 – 1799)
41] There is nothing new under the sun. –
BIBLE
42] 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)
43] 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
44] 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 .
45] Of all men’s miseries the bitterest is this, to know so much and to have control over nothing.
Herodotus (484 – 432 BC)
46] A great many people think they are thinking when they are rearranging their prejudices.
William James
47] Compared to what we ought to be, we are only half awake. We are making use of only a small part of our physical and mental resources. Stating the thing broadly, the human individual thus lives far, within his limits. He possesses power of various sort
William James.
48] Up, sluggard and waste not like; in the grave will be sleeping enough.
Benjamin Franklin (1706 – 1790)
49] There is no genius free from some tincture of madness.
Seneca (4BC – Ad 65).
50] Every man has three characters – that which he exhibits, that which he has, and that which he thinks he has.
Alphonse Karr (1808-11890)
51] 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
52] A problem well stated is a problem half solved.
Charles. F. Kettering.
53] Generally the theories we believe we call facts, and the facts we disbelieve we call theories.
Felic Cohen
54] He that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone.
Jesus
55] Logic is like the sword - those who appeal to it shall perish by it.
Samuel Butler.
56] When a man blames others for his failures, it’s a good idea to credit others with his successes.
Howard. W. Newton.
57] Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Norman Vincent Peale.
58] An intellectual is a man who takes more words than necessary to tell more than he knows.
Dwinght. D. Eisenhower.
59] Self trust is the essence of heroism
Ralph Waldo Emerson.
60] In every work of genius we recognize our own rejected thoughts; they `come back to us with a certain alienated majesty.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
61] Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
Ciecero (106 – 43 B.C)
62] Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom.
Thomas Jefferson (1743- 1826)
63] We are tomorrow’s past.
Marry Webb
64] The chief value of money lies in the fact that one lives in a world in which it is overestimated.
H.L. Mencken.
65] 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.
66] A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterwards.
Jean Paul Richter (1763 – 1825)
67] The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are night sometimes
Winston Churchill.
68] Capital as such is not evil; it is its wrong use that is evil.
Mohandan Gandhi.
69] 505. Remember, no one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Eleanor Roosevelt.
70] It is easier to denature plutonium than to denature the evil spirit of man.
Albert Einstein.
71] The stones that critics hurt with Harsh Intent / A man may use to build a monument.
Arther Guiter man
72] Men always fall for frigid women because they put on the best show.
Fanny Brice
73] 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.
74] I gave my life to learning how to live. Now I have organized it all…. It is just about over.
Sandra Hochman
75] 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.
76] Pleasure is frail like a dewdrop, while it laughs it dies.
Rabindranath Tagore.
77] Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
Theodore Roosevelt.
78] Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet.
Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 -1821)
79] The middle of the road is where the white line is – and that’s the worst place to drive.
Robert Frost.
80] A conclusion is a place where you got tired thinking.
Martin .H. Fisher
81] God is the tangential point between zero and infinity
Alfred Jarry
82] To know all things is not permitted
Horace ( 65 – 8 BC)
83] A tendency to self- destruction seems to be inherent in the overdeveloped human brain.
A.T. W. Simeons.
84] Old age is when you first realize other people’s faults are no worse than you own.
Edger A shoaff.
85] Those who speak most of progress measure it by quantity and not by quality.
George Santayana
86] When a man points a finger at someone else, he should remember that four of his fingers are pointing at himself.
Louis Nizer
87] Money is a terrible master but an excellent servant.
P.T. Barnum
88] May you all the days of your life.
Jonathan Swift ( 1667 – 1745)
89] Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
Voltaire [ Francois Marie Arouet 1694 – 1778]
90] The past is but the beginning of a beginning.
H.G.Wells.
91] Love, the quest; marriage, the conquest; divorce, the inquest.
Helen Rowland.
92] Christ died for our sin. Dare we make his martyrdom meaningless by not committing them?.
Jules Feiffer.
93] 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)
94] The trouble with life is that there are so many beautiful women and so little time.
John Barrymore.
95] I hear and I forget I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Chinese Proverb
96] People will sometimes forgive you the good you have done them, but seldom the harm they have done you.
Somerset Maugham.
97] The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
98] A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.
Michel de Montaigne (1533 – 1592)
99] Let us train our minds to desire what the situation demands.
Seneca (4BC – AD 65).
100] The road to Hell is paved with good intentions.
Samuel Johnson
101] Truth will sooner come out of error than from confusion.
Francis Bacen (1561 – 1626)
102] 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)
103] Immortality is hereditary – you can get it from four children.
Sam Levenson
104] Commonsense is an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge. (1772- 1834)
105] 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.
106] The secret of education is respecting pupil.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
107] Leadership is action, not position
Donald. H .Mc.Gannon.
108] Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; argument an exchange of ignorance.
Robert Quillen
109] 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.
110] Life does not cease to be funny when people die, any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
George Bernard Shaw
111] Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.
Thomas Alva Edison.
112] 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
113] You’ll never have a quiet world till you knock the patriotism out of the human race.
George Bernard Shaw.
114] Back of every noble life there are principles that have fashioned it.
George Horace Lorimer.
115] 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]
116] 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
117] 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.
118] Reading made Don Quixote a gentlemen but believing what he read made him mad.
George Bernard shaw.
119] Always forgive your enemies – nothing annoys them so much.
Oscar Wilde.
120] There go my people. I must find out where they are going so I am lead them.
Alexandre Ledru-Rollin (1870-1874)
121] What can a man do who doesn’t know what to do.
Milton Mayor.
122] Communism, like any other revealed religion, is largely made up of prophecies.
H.L Mencken.
123] 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.
124] It is not truth that makes man great, but man who makes truth great.
Confucius (C.551 – 479 BC)
125] The devil is a gentleman who never goes where he is not welcome.
John. A. Lincoln
126] To grow old is to pass from passion to compassion.
Albert Camus.
127] An optimist is one who makes the best of it when he gets the worst of it.
128] A visionary is an impractical person whose thoughts are based on ideals in a world whose actions are based on deals.
129] 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)
130] When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Marcus Tullius Cicero (106 – 43 BC)
131] 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.
132] True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.
Paul Sweeney.
133] 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.
134] If you would be leader of men, you must lead your own generation not the next.
Woodrow Wilson
135] Coward – one who in a perilous emergency thinks with his legs.
Ambrose kitman.
136] Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.
Victor Hugo
137] To enjoy freedom we have to control ourselves
Virginia Woolf
138] 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.
139] All epoch- making revolutionary events have been produced not by the written but the spoken word.
Adolf Hitler.
140] Marriage is a romance in which the hero dies in the first chapter.
141] 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
142] The theory of communists may be summed up in the single sentence: Abolition of private property.
The communist manifesto.
143] I had set limits to knowledge in order to make place for faith.
Jammanuel Kart (1724 -1804)
144] For of course the true meaning of a term is to be found by observing what a man does with it, not by what he says about it.
P.W. Bridgman
145] The only problems money can solve are money problems.
146] Put God to work for you and maximize your potential in our divinely ordered capitalist system.
Norman Vincent Peale.
147] Government is necessary, not because man is naturally bad… but because man is by nature more individualistic than social.
Thomas Hobbes.
148] 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.
149] Once upon a time money swore solemnly that nobody who did not love money should have it.
150] I like the dreams of the future than the history of the past.
Thomas Jetlersen (1743 – 1826)
151] Socialism is workable only in heaven where it isn’t needed, and in hell where they’ve got it.
Cecil Palmer
152] A speech is like a love affair. Any fool can start it, but to end it requires considerable skill.
Lord Mancroft.
153] The time to relax is when you don’t have time for it.
154] Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance
George Bernard Shaw.
155] The future influences the present just as much as the past.
Friedrich Nietzsche. (1844 – 1900).
156] To find a friend one must close one eye – to keep him, two.
Norman Douglas.
157] 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.
158] If you can’t convince them, confuse them.
Harry S.Trumann
159] 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.
160] Happy the man who early learns the wide chasm that lies between his wishes and his powers.
Johann. W. Von Goethe
161] Society attacks early when The individual is helpless.
B.F. Skinner
162] The first and great commandment is, Don’t let them scare you.
Elmer Davis
163] 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
164] Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
Aristotle ( 384- 322BC)
165] The ability to divorce one’s mind from one’s actions is a symptom of psychological aberration.
Walter Goodman.
166] 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.
167] True genius resides in the capacity for evaluation of uncertain, hazardous, and conflicting information.
Winstan Churchill.
168] Never forget what a man says to you when he is angry.
Henry ward Beecher [ 1813 – 1887]
169] The victor will never be asked if he fold the truth.
Adolf Hitler
170] The test of courage comes when we are in the minority; the test of tolerance comes when we are in the majority.
Ralph
171] That’s the problem with old age – there’s not much future in it.
172] Don’t worry about avoiding temptation as you grow older, it starts avoiding you.
The old Framer’s Almanac
173] Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
174] Scientists are trying to produce life in the laboratory, but it shouldn’t be difficult if the laboratory assistant is pretty and willing. …
175] 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).
176] 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.
177] Our inequality materializes our upper class, vulgarizes our middle class, brutalizes our lower class.
Mathew Arnold ( 1822 – 1888)
178] 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
179] Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
Johann. W. Von Goethe ( 1749 – 1832)
180] Statistics are like bikini. What they reveal is suggestive, but what they conceal is vital.
Aaron Leven Stein
181] Intelligence appears to be the thing that enables a man to get along without the use of his intelligence.
Albert Edward Wiggam.
182] 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)
183] Revolutionary movements attract the best and worst elements
George Bernard Shaw
184] A cinic is a man who knows the price of every thing and the value of nothing.
Oscar Wilde ( 1854 – 1900)
185] The first requisite for immortality is death.
Stanislaw.J. Lec
186] 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
187] Failure is very difficult for a writer to bear, but very few can manage the shock of early success.
Maurice Valency.
188] 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
189] Can’t a critic give his opinion of an omlette without being asked to lay an egg ?
Clayton Rawson
190] In formal logic, a contradiction is the signal of defeat: but in the evolution of real in progress toward victory
Alfred North White head.
191] A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell.
George Bernard Shaw.
192] 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)
193] The Bible is the most thought suggesting book in the world. No other deals with such grand themes.
Herrick Johnson.
194] The only time a woman wishes she were a year older is when she is expecting a baby.
Mary Marsh.
195] Nationalism is a silly cock crowing on his own dunghill.
Richard Aldington.
196] And in today already walks tomorrow.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge.
197] We are tomorrow’s past.
Marry Webb.
198] Any time you don’t want anything, you get it.
Calvin Coolidge
199] A single death is a tragedy, a million deaths is a statistic.
Joseph Stalin.
200] A good scare is worth move to a man than good advice.
Ed Have.
201] The race advances only by the extra achievements of the individual. You are the individual.
Charles Towne.
202] There are a handful of people whom money ourselves among them. -
Mignon Mc. Laughin.
203] Pessimist : One who, when he has the choice of two evils, chooses both.
Oscar Wilde.
204] 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
205] Lord, grant that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
Michelangelo.
206] 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
207] Liberty is being free from the things are don’t like in order to be Slaves of the things we do like.
Ernest Benn.
208] The ideas gained by men before they are twenty five are practically the only ideas they shall have in their lives.
William James.
209] The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
H.L. Mencken.
210] 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
211] 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
212] 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.
213] What ever you may be sure of, be sure of this that you are dread fully like other people.
James Russel Lowell (1819 – 1801)
214] Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen.
Mark Twain.
215] Let us train our minds to desire what the situations demands.
Sences (4 B.C – A.D 65)
216] 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
217] National Pride is a modern form of tribalism.
Robert Shnayerson.
218] When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other.
Eric Hoffer.
219] The total absence of humor from the Bible is one of the most singular things in all literature.
Alfred North White head.
220] What we call “Progress” is the exchange of on nuisance for another nuisance.
Havelock Ellis
221] All looks yellow to a jaundiced eye
Alexander Pope.
222] As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Andrew Carnegie
223] Originality does not consist in saying what no one has ever said before, but in saying exactly what you think yourself.
James Stephens.
224] 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.
225] Inventing is a combination of brains and materials. The more brains you use, the less material you need.
Charles.F. Kettering.
226] Power intoxicates men. When a man is intoxicated by alchohol, he can recover, but when intoxicated by power, he seldom recovers.
James .F. Byrnes
227] He has every attribute of a dog except loyalty.
Senator Thomas . P. Gore.
228] 387. Only a person who can live with himself can enjoy the gift of leisure.
Henrry Greber
229] 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)
230] May be this world is another planet’s Hell
Aldous Huxley.
231] A democratic society might be defined as one in which the majority is always prepared to put down a revolutionary minority.
Walter Lippmann.
232] 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)
233] 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.
234] Passions are vices and virtues in their highest powers.
Johann. W. Von Goethe ( 1749 – 1832).
235] 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
236] Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought.
Henri Bergson
237] Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; argument an exchange of ignorance.
Robert Quillen.
238] Logic is the art of going wrong with confidence.
Joseph Wood Krutch.
239] If I keep my good character, I shall be rich enough.
Platonicus ( Ist century BC)
240] No man can be a pure specialist without being in the strict sense am idiot.
George Bernard shaw.
241] 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)
242] The natural forces crush and destroy man when he transgresses them, as they destroy or neutralize one another.
John Burroughs.
243] 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
244] Generally the theories we believe we call facts, and the facts we disbelieve we call theories.
Felix Cohem.
245] The finest steel has to go through the hottest five.
Richard M. Nixon
246] 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.
247] The strength of a nation is derived from the integrity of its homes.
Confucius (551 – 479 BC)
248] 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
249] To be persuasive, we must be believable, to be believable, we must be credible; to be credible, we must be truthful.
Edward R. Murrow
250] There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
John Stuart Mill (1806 – 1873)
251] Man is a social animal.
Baruch Spinoza (1632 – 1677)
252] 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
253] No one is more profoundly sad than he who laughs too much.
Jean Paul Richter ( 1763 – 1829)
254] We adore titles and heredities in our hearts, and ridicule them with our months. This is our democratic privilege.
Mark Twain.
255] 548. Prayer of the modern American: “Dear God, I pray for patience. And I want it right now !”
Oren Arnold.
256] Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all other countries because you were born in it.
George Bernard Shaw.
257] 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
258] Commonsense is not so common.
259] 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)
260] 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
261] One of the difficulties in the language is that all our words from loose using have lose their edge.
Ernest Hemingway
262] In heaven an angel is nobody in particular.
George Bernard Shaw.
263] What makes resisting temptation difficult, for many people, is that they don’t want to discourage it completely.
Framklin .P. Jones
264] The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Norman Vincent Peale.
265] A woman is a woman until the day she dies, but a man’s a man only as long as he can.
Moms Mabley.
266] Women get more unhappy the more they try to liberate themselves.
Brigitte Bardot
267] If the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch.
BIBLE
268] The difference between failure and success is doing a thing nearly right and doing a thing exactly right.
Edward Simmons.
269] All great discoveries are made by men whose feelings run ahead of their thinking.
C.H. Parkhurst.
270] The great secret of successful marriage is to treat all disasters as incidents and none of the incidents as disasters.
Horold Nicholson.
271] A archeologist is the best husband any woman can have; the older she gets, the more interested he is in her.
Aganta Christie.
272] I would not be a slave, To I would not be a master. This express my idea of democracy.
Abraham Lincoln (1809 – 1865)
273] Admitting Error clears the score And proves you wiser than before.
Arthur Guiterman.
274] To hate and to fear is to be psychologically ill… it is infact, the consuming illness of our time.
H.A . Overstreet.
275] Facts are stupid until brought in to connection with some general law.
Louis Agassiz (1807 – 1873)
276] To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Edmund Burke (1729 – 1797)
277] Remember happiness doesn’t depend upon who you or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think.
Dale Carnegie.
278] Every sentence I utter must be understood not as an affirmation, but as a question.
Neils Bohr
279] Power does not corrupt men; but fools, if they get in to a position of power, corrupt power.
George Bernard Shaw.
280] 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
281] The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Edmund Burke ( 1749 – 1797)
282] Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
Elbert Hubbard
283] There is far great peril in buying knowledge than in buying meat and drink.
284] I believe the state exists for the development of individual lives, not individuals for the development of state.
Julian Huxley.
285] Don’t talk unless you can improve silence.
Vermont proverb
286] Covenants without swords are but words.
Thomas Hobbes
287] 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
288] 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)
289] If you would not be forgotten as son as you are dead, either write things worth reading or do things worth writing.
Benjamin Franklin
290] When a man has pity on all living creatures then only is he noble.
Budha ( 563? – 483? BC)
291] 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.
292] There is only one quality worse than hardness of heart end that is softness of head.
Theodore Roosevelt.
293] Invention breeds invention.
Ralph Waldo Emerson.
294] The average man, who does not know what to do with his life wants another one which will last forever.
Anatole France.
295] To bring up a child in the way he should go, travel that way yourself one in a while.
Josh Billings
296] 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.
297] Man – a creature made at the end of the week’s work when God was tired.
Mark Twain.
298] One may smile, and smile, and be a villain.
William Shakespeare.
299] 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)
300] Wisdom is meaningless until our own experience has given it meaning … and there is wisdom in the selection of wisdom.
Bergen Evans
301] The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do
Walter Bagehot (1876 – 1877).
302] Being a philosopher, I have a problem for every solution.
Robert Zend
303] 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
304] The secret source of humor itself is not joy sorrow. There is no humor in heaven.
Mark Twain
305] No woman ever falls in love with a man unless she has a better opinion of him than he deserves.
Ed Howe.
306] Personality I’m always ready to learn, although do not always like being taught.
Winston Churchill.
307] I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul.
Willian. E .Henley
308] What is honoured in a country will be cultivated there.
Plato
309] There is something that is much more scare, something rather than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability
Robert Half
310] 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
311] A psychiatrist is a fellow who asks you a lot of expensive questions your wife asks for nothing.
Joey Adams
312] 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.
313] A satirist is a man who discovers unpleasant things about himself and then says them about other people.
Peter Mc Arther
314] Forgive me my nonsense as I also forgive the nonsense of those who think they talk sense.
Robert Frost.
315] There are two kinds of egotists: Those who admit it, and the rest of us.
Laurence. J. Peter
316] [Patience may be virtue, but it will never help a rooster lay an egg.]
317] Success is counted sweetest, by those who ne’er succeed.
Emily Dickinson
318] 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)
319] 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.
320] However brilliant an action, it should not be esteemed great unless the result of a great motive.
Duc de La Rochefoucauld (1613 – 1680)
321] The hottest places in Hell are reserved for those who in time of great moral crises maintain their neutrality.
Daute Alighieri (1265 – 1321)
322] I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn’t learn something from him.
Galileo Galilei ( 1564 -1642)
323] Faults are thick where love is thin
James Howell.
324] Were invented by a woman who had been kissed on the forehead.
Christopher Morley.
325] Man, unlike the animals, has never learned that the sole purpose of life is to enjoy it.
Samuel Butler
326] The biggest problem in the world could have been solved when it was small.
Witter Bynner
327] A man’s dying is more the survivor’s affair than his own.
Thomas Mann.
328] Martyrdom is the only way in which a man can become famous without ability.
George Bernard Shaw.
329] The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.
Winston Churchill
330] To speak ill of others is a dishonest way of praising ourselves.
Will and Ariel Durant.
331] The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
Abraham Lincoln.
332] The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.
Winston Churchil.
333] If you are too fortunate, you will not know yourself. If you are too unfortunate, nobody will know you.
Thomas fuller (1608 – 1661)
334] A husband is what left of a man after the nerve is extracted.
Helen Rowland.
335] Genius is the ability to reduce the complicated to the simple.
C.W. Ceram.
336] People who take time to be alone usually have depth, originality, and quiet reserve.
John Milter.
337] The devil can cite scriptures for his purpose.
Willian Shakespeare
338] Some people feel with their heads and think with their hearts.
G.C.Lichtenberg( 1742 -1799)
339] 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.
340] Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance, is the death of knowledge.
Alfred North White head.
341] A man never discloses his own character so clearly as when he describes another’s.
Jean Paul Richer (1763-11845)
342] Nothing bring you peace but the triumph of principles.
Ralph Waldo Emerson.
343] Every thought is new when an actual expresses it in a manner peculiar to himself.
Marquis de Vauvenargues (1715 – 1747).
344] There are two tragedies in life. One is not to get your heart’s desire. The other is to get it.
George Bernard Shaw.
345] The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridge to cross and which to burn
David Russel.
346] Love does not consist in gazing at each other but looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine de Saint Exupery.
347] Wit is the rarest quality to be met with among people of education.
William Hazlitt
348] Never let a fool kiss you or a kiss fool you.
Joey Adams.
349] 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.
350] You have reached the pinnacle of success as soon as you become uninterested in money, compliments, or publicity.
Dr. O.A. Battista.
351] To like an individual because he’s black is just as insulting as to dislike him because he isn’t white.
e.e. Cummings.
352] 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)
353] I respect faith but faith in what gets you an education.
Wilson Minzner.
354] To be like Christ is to be a Christian
William Penn (1644-1718)
355] The best intelligence test is whet we do with our leisure.
356] It is not best that we should all thinks alike; it is difference of opinion which makes horse races.
Mark Twain.
357] 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)
358] What man is the basis of what he dreams and thinks, accepts and rejects, feels and perceives.
John Mason Brown.
359] If humanity profits from its mistakes, we have a glorious future coming up.
360] When a man has pity on all living creatures then only is he noble.
Budha
361] What troubles the poor is the money they can’t get, and what troubles the rich is the money they can’t keep.
362] The image – managers encourage the individual to fashion himself in to a smooth coin, negotiable in any market.
John Gardner.
363] The basic problem is the out civilization, which is a civilization of machines, can teach man everything except how to be a man.
364] An alcoholic spends his life committing suicide on the installment plan.
365] To err is human, but when the eraser wears out ahead of the pencil, you are overdoing it.
J. Jenkins.
366] The desire for safety stands against every great and noble enterprise.
Tacitus (55? – 130?
367] The trouble with being tolerant is that people think you don’t understand the problem
Merle. L. Meacham
368] Wonder is the feeling of a philosopher, and philosophy begins in wonder.
Socrates.
369] The scriptures teach us the best way of living, the noblest way of suffering, and the most comfortable way of dying.
John Flavel
370] If you’re not allowed to laugh in heaven, I don’t want to go there.
Martin Luther king.
371] 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
372] A proverb is a short sentence based on a long experience.
Miguel de Cervantes (1547 – 1616)
373] 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.
374] A cinic is a person searching for an honest man, with a stolen lantern.
Edgar .A. Shoaff
375] The formula for complete happiness is to be very busy with the un important.
A. Edward Newton
376] The value of an idea has nothing what so ever to do with the sincerity of the man who expresses it.
Oscar Wilde.
377] Money won’t buy happiness, but it will pay the salaries of a large research staff to study the problem.
Bill Vaughar.
378] It fifty million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.
Antole France
379] The only abnormality is the incapability to love
Anais Nin.
380] The vigorous are no better than the lazy during one half of life, for all men are alike when asleep.
Aristotle(384 – 322BC)
381] Judge a tree from its fruit; not from the leaves.
Euripides (484 – 406 BC)
382] A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance.
Anatole france.
383] Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness is thinking creates love.
Lao – tzu (604 – 531 BC)
384] All paid employments absorb and degrade the mind.
Aristotle
385] To be clever enough to get a great deal of money one must be stupid enough to want it.
G.K. Chesterton.
386] 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
387] The dignity of man lies in his ability to face reality in all its meaninglessness.
- Martin Esslin.
388] Many people are extremely happy, but are absolutely worthless to the society.
Charles Gow.
389] There is no meaning in life except the meaning man gives his life by the unfolding of his powers.
Erich Fromm.
390] He dares to be a fool and that is the first step in the direction of wisdom.
James Gibbson Huneker.
391] A sound marriage is not based on complete frankness; it is based on a sensible reticence.
Morris. L. Ernst.
392] 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.”
393] 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.
394] Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
William Hazlitt (1778 – 1830)
395] True patriotism doesn’t exclude an understanding of the patriotism of others.
Queen Elizabeth II.
396] Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.
John . F. Kennedy
397] Governments exist to protect the rights of minorities.
Wendell Phillips.
398] Try to know everything of something, and something of everything.
Henry Peter, Lord Brougham
399] The only things we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin Delano Rosevelt.
400] Is not this the true romantic feeling – not the desire to escape life, but to prevent life from escaping you ?
Thomas Clayton wol
401] 549. The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg not by smashing it.
Arnold Glasow.
402] The first step to knowledge is to know that we are ignorant.
Lord David cecil
403] 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
404] Life is doubt, and faith without doubt is nothing but death.
Miguel Le Unamuno.
405] Research is to see what every body else has seen, and to think what nobody else has thought.
Albert Szent – Gyorgyi.
406] The most essential gift of a good writer is a built-in, shock, proof shit detector.
Ernest Heming way.
407] Humility is to make a right estimate of one’s self.
Charles Haddam Spurgeon.
408] 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.
409] My grandfather always said that living is like licking of thorn.
Louis A
410] The control man has secured over nature has far outrun his control over himself
Earnest Jones.
411] The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Aristotle (384 – 322BC)
412] Man is a political animal.
Aristotle (384 – 322 BC)
413] Good people are good because they’ve come to wisdom through failure.
William Saroyan.
414] A sociologist is a scientist who blames crime on everything and everyone, except the person who commits it.
415] 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)
416] You can observe a lot just by watching
Yogi Berra
417] I am not interested in age. People who tell their age are silly. You’re as old as you feel.
Elizabeth Arden.
418] It is human nature to think wisely and act foolishly.
Anatole France.
419] Show me a hero and I will write you a tragedy.
F. Scott Fizgerald.
420] Six essential qualities that are the key to success: Sincerity, personal integrity, humility, Courtesy, wisdom, charity.
Dr. William Menninger
421] The price of greatness is responsibility.
Winston Churchill
422] The most powerful factor in the world are clear ideas in the minds of energetic men of good will.
J. Arthur Thomson .
423] 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
424] Man prefers to believe what he prefers to be true.
Francis Bacon
425] We know nothing about motivation. All we can do is write books about it.
Peter Drucker.
426] Happiness is the interval between periods of unhappiness.
Don Marquis.
427] Not he who has little, but he who move, is poor.
Seneca (4BC – AD 65)
428] The happiest man is one who learns from nature the lesson of worship.
Rlph Waldo Emerson.
429] Our responsibility: every opportunity, an obligation; every possession a duty.
John. D. Rockefeller
430] Few rich men own their own property. The property owns them.
Robert .G. Ingersoll (1833 – 1899)
431] Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul.
Gandhiji
432] The true perfection of man lies not in what man has, but in what man is.
Oscar Wilde.
433] There’s no possibilility of being witty without a little ill- nature.
Richard Brinsley Sherivan(1751-1816)
434] A pessimist is a man who looks both ways before crossing a one way street.
Laurence . J. Peter.
435] A man’s defects are the faults of his time while his virtues are his own.
Johann . W. Von Goethe (174 9 -1832)
436] Every beginning is a consequence every beginning ends something.
Paul valery.
437] 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
438] The man who has no inner life is the slave of his surroundings.
Henri Frederic Amiel (1821 – 1881)
439] 388. Leisure is the most Challenging responsibility a man be offered.
Dr.William Russel.
440] 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
441] The bird of paradise alights only upon the hand that does not grasp.
John Berry.
442] Where all men think alike, no one thinks very much.
Walter Lippmann
443] Children enjoy the present because they have neither a past nor a future.
Jean de La Bruyere (1645 – 1696).
444] Every man has a right to his opinion, but no man has a right to be wrong in his facts.
Bernard. M. Baruch.
445] It is better to be hated for what you are than loved for what you are not.
Andre Gide.
446] Money can’t buy happiness, but it can buy the kind of misery you prefer.
447] Great literature is simply language charged with meaning to the utmost degree
Ezva Pound.
448] 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.
449] The deepest principle of ‘Human Nature’ is the craving to be appreciated.
William James.
450] Order without liberty and liberty without order are equally distructive.
Theodore Roosevelt.
451] To me, it seems a dreadful indignity to have a soul controlled by geography.
George Santayans.
452] A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
Mark Twin.
453] Man is what he believes.
Anton Chekhov
454] Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight.
Thomas Carlyle
455] To hate and to fear is to be psychologically ill ….it is, in fact, the consuming illness of our time.
H.A. Overstreet.
456] 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.
457] If you don’t team to laugh at trouble, you won’t have anything to laugh at when you grow old
Ed How.
458] The brighter you are the more you have not learn.
Don Herold.
459] Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry
Mark Twain.
460] The defect of equality is that we only desire it with our superiors.
Henry Becque (1837 – 1899)
461] One murder makes a villain, millions a hero.
Bishop Beilby Porteus
462] 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
463] I never failed to convince an audience that the best thing they could do was to go away.
Tomas Love Peacock (1785 – 1866)
464] Each morning puts a man on trial and each evening passes judgement.
Roy. L. Smith.
465] Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.
Oscar wilde.
466] 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.
467] Millions long for immortality who do not know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.
Susan Ertz.
468] God must love the common man, he made so many of them.
Abraham Lincoln.
469] 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
470] The certainties of one age are the problems of the next.
R.H. Tawney
471] The hopeful man sees success where others see failure, sunshine where others see shadows and storm.
O.S.Marden.
472] 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.
473] Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.
Oscar Wilde.
474] 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.
475] The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms.
Socrates (470? – 399 BC)
476] The elimination of war should be the major task of social education.
Konrad Lorenz
477] 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
478] A committee is a thing which taken a week to do what one good man can do in an hour.
Elbert Hubbard
479] To be fill leisure intelligently is the last product of civilization..
Arnold Toynbee
480] No one can enjoy freedom unless he is willing to surrender some part of it.
481] When the candles are out all women are fair
Plutarch ( 46 – 120 ?)
482] A thing is not necessarily true because badly uttered, nor false because spoken magnificently.
Saint Augustin (354 – 430)
483] It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.
Mark Twain.
484] Wonder father than the doubt is the root of knowledge.
Abraham Joshus Heschel.
485] I believe the first test of a truly great man is humility.
John Ruskin
486] Up, sluggard, and waste not life; in the grave will be sleeping enough
Benjansin Franklin
487] Wiser man learns by other man’s mistakes, fools by their own.
H. G. Bohn.
488] Where opinion does not exist, the status quo becomes stereo, typed, and all originality, even the most necessary, is discouraged.
Bertrand Russel.
489] We can only pay our debt to the past by putting the future in debt to ourselves.
John Buchan.
490] When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
Voltaire.
491] Life is mostly forth and bubble, Two things stand like stone – Kindness in another’s trouble, courage in our own.
Adam. L. Gordon
492] Be not afraid of greatness: Some are born great, some achieve greatness and some have greatness thrust upon’em.
William Shakespeare.
493] The most popular lab our saving device today is still a husband with money.
Joey Adams.
494] If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Baruch Spinoza (1632 – 1677).
495] Men become civilized, not in proportion to their willingness to believe, but in proportion to their readiners to doubt.
H.L. Mencken
496] When the speaker and he to whom he speaks do not understand, that is metaphysics.
Voltaire.
497] 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.
498] A conservative is a man who is too cowardly to fight and too fat to run.
Elbert Hubbard
499] One must not lose desires. They are mighty stimulants to creativeness, to love and to long life.
Alexander. A. Boygomoletz.
500] Committee - a group of men individually can do nothing but as a group decide that nothing can be done.
Fred Allen
501] We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love one another.
Johathan Swift
502] 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.
503] The tragedy of life is what dies inside a man while he lives.
Albert Schweitzer.
504] To believe only possibilities is not faith but mere philosophy
Sir Thomas Browne. (1605 – 1682)
505] In the battle of existence, talent is the punch; tact is the clever footwork.
Wilson Mizner
506] Real generosity toward the future consists in giving all to what is present.
Albert camus.
507] Stronger than an army is a quotation whose time has come.
W. I. E. Gates
508] It is easy to be tolerant of the principles of other people of you have none of your own.
Sir Herbert Samuel
509] The world is a comedy to those that think, a tragedy to those that feel.
Horace Wal Pole (1707 – 1797)
510] Beware of the man who goes to cocktail parties not to drink but to listen.
Pierre Daninos.
511] All cruelty springs from weakness.
Seneca ( 4BC- Ad 65)
512] Society attacks early when the individual is helpless.
B.F. Skinner
513] The wise make proverbs and fools repeat them.
Issac D’ Israeli (1766 -1848)
514] -And it’s the only game that is never called off on account of darkness.
515] Under capitalism man exploits man, under socialism the reverse is true.
Polish Proverb.
516] A man has only one way of being immortal on this earth : he has to forget he is mortal
Jean Giraudoux.
517] The only power a god can teach is the power of doing without happiness.
George Bernard Shaw.
518] Sanity is madness put to good use.
George Santayana.
519] The tyrant dies and his rule ends, the martyr dies and his rule begins
Soren Kierkegaare.
520] The basis of optimism is sheer terror.
Oscar Wilde.
521] Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat.
Harry Emersom Fosdick.
522] People fall in love, but they have to climb out.
523] Reason and Judgement are the qualities of a leader.
Tacitus (55AD 130)
524] To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
Voltaire
525] Fools rush in where angles fears to tread.
Alexander Pope (1688 – 1744)
526] There is no such thing as pure pleasure; some anxiety always goes with it.
Ovid (43? BC – AD 18)
527] What is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul ?.
The Bible
528] You can flatter any man by telling him he’s the kind of man who can’t be flattered.
529] The goal of life is death.
Sigmund Freud.
530] Don’t talk unless you can improve the silence.
Laurence . C. Coughlin
531] The hen is an egg’s way of producing another egg.
Samuel Butler
532] There are two ways to slide easily through life; to believe everything or to doubt everything. Both ways save us from thinking.
Alfred Korzybski
533] Life is a Progress from want to want, not from enjoyment to enjoyment.
Samuel Johnson ( 1709 – 1784)
534] We are all of us, more or less, the laves of
William Haz litt (1778 -1830).
535] One must not lose desires. They are mighty stimulants to creativeness, to love, and to long life.
Alexander. A. Bogomoletz.
536] It is the great triumph of genius to make the common appear novel.
Johann. W. Von Goethe (1749 – 1832)
537] Your levelers wish to level down as far as themselves, but they cannot bear leveling up to themselves.
Samuel Johnson (1709- 1784)
538] Man – a being in search of meaning.
Plato (427 ? 347?BC)
539] Yesterday is a cancelled check; tomorrow is a promissory note; today is the only cash you have so spend it wisely.
Kay Lyons
540] It matters of principles, stand like a rock; in matters of taste, swim with the current.
Thomas Jefferson.
541] By belief is that to have no wants is divine.
Socrates.
542] Action is the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
Oscar Wild (1854 – 1900)
543] Faith in a holy cause is to be a considerable extent a substitute for the lost faith in ourselves.
Eric Hoffer.
544] Give your decisions, never your reasons; your decisions, never your reasons are sure to be wrong.
Earl of Mans field.
545] It is not that I think or believe, but that I know.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
546] 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.
547] 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
548] If you keep you mind sufficiently open, people will throw a lot of rubbish in to it.
William. A. Orton.
549] Today if you’re not confused you’re just not thinking clearly.
Irene Peter
550] Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Soren Kierkegaard.
551] 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)
552] To escape criticism – do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.
Elbert Hubtsard
553] When it is dark enough you can see the stars.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
554] Marriage is a lottery in which if you lose you can’t tear up the ticket.
555] I am afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.
William Allen White
556] 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.
557] Never answer a critic, unless he’s right.
Bernard .M. Baruch
558] A man must not swallow more beliefs than he can digest.
Brooks Adams
559] The family is the nuclear of civilization.
Will and Ariel Durant.
560] Opinions cannot survive if one has no chance to fight for them.
Thomas Mann.
561] Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom.
Hannah Arendt.
562] 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
563] The principal mark of genius is not perfection but originality, the opening of new frontiers.
Arthur Koestler.
564] The only really happy folk are married women and single men.
H.L. Mencken.
565] I had a lover’s quarrel with the world.
Robert frost.
566] I don’t like to commit myself about heaven and hell- you see, I have friends in both places.
Mark Twain.
567] Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
Abraham Lincoln (1809 – 1865)
568] When people are serving, life is no longer meaningless.
John Gardner.
569] Birth is the beginning of death.
Thomas Fuller (1608 -1661)
570] The whole life is a comedy to those that think, a tragedy to those that feel.
Horace.
571] An intellectual is someone whose mind watches itself.
Albert camus.
572] The surest protection against temptation is cowardice.
Mark Twain
573] 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.
574] We can be knowledgeable with other men’s knowledge, but we cannot be wise with other men’s wisdom.
Michel de (1533 – 1592)
575] Liberty is the one thing you can’t have unless you give it to others.
William Allen White.
576] Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Friendrich Nietzsche
577] 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
578] The measure of man is what he does with power.
Pittacus (650 ? – 569?BC)
579] It is youth that has discovered love as a weapon.
Peter
580] A critic is a legless man who teaches running.
Channing Pollock
581] The only way women could have equal rights nowadays would be to surrender some.
Burton Hillis
582] 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).
583] 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.
584] 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
585] 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.
586] If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.
John . F. Kennedy.
587] Men fight for freedom; then they begin to accumulate laws to take it away from themselves.
588] The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinion.
James Russel Lowell. (1819 - 1891)
589] A life spent in making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spend in doing nothing.
George Barnard Shaw.
590] 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.
591] If a man takes no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near at hand.
Confucius (C 551 – 479 BC).
592] Creative minds always have been known to survive any kind of bad training.
Anna Freud
593] It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makers people think they can be happy without money.
Albert camus.
594] The one serious conviction that a man should have is that nothing is to be taken too seriously.
Samuel Butter.
595] Optimism is a kind of heart stimulant the digitalis of failure.
Elbert Hubbard.
596] 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.
597] If you want to understand democracy, spend less time in the library with plato, and more time in the buses with people
Simeon Strunsky
598] No greater than to remember days of gladness when sorrow is at hand.
Friendrich Schiller ( 1729 – 1805)
599] We have not lost faith, but we have transferred it from God to the medical profession.
George Bernard Shaw.
600] 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.