May 12 2010

Famous Quotes

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“About morals, I know only that what is moral is when you feel good after and what is immoral is when you feel bad after.” – Ernest Hemingway

 

“Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.” – Francois de La Rochefoucauld

 

“A career is a wonderful thing, but you can’t snuggle up to it on a cold night.” – Marilyn Monroe

 

“A career is born in public – talent in privacy.” – Marilyn Monroe

 

“A faithful friend is a strong defense, and he hath found such an one hath found a treasure.” – Ecclesiasticus 6:14 Bible

 

“A failure establishes only this, that our determination to succeed was not strong enough.” – Hoshang N. Akhtar

 

“A friend can tell you things you don’t want to tell yourself.” – Frances Ward Weller

 

“Ah, but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp, or what’s a heaven for? – Robert Browning

 

“Ah, how good it feels! The hand of an old friend.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

 

“Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.” – W. Clement Stone

 

“A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.” – Ingrid Bergman

 

“All life is an experiment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“All my best thoughts were stolen by the ancients.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“All right, they’re on your left, they’re on your right, they’re in front of us, they’re behind us…they can’t get away this time.” – Lewis B. “Chesty” Puller

 

“All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.” – Henry Ellis

 

“All the flowers of all the tomorrows are in the seeds of today.” – Indian Proverb

 

“All the meanness, all the revenge, all the selfishness, all the cruelty, all the hatred, all the infamy of which the heart of man is capable, grew, blossomed and bore fruit in this one word, Hell.” – Robert G. Ingersoll

 

“All the world’s a stage and most of us are desperately unrehearsed.” – Sean O’Casey

 

“All you need in life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.” – Mark Twain

 

“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing. “ – Abraham Lincoln

 

“Always do more than is required of you.” – George S. Patton, Jr.

 

“Always do sober what you said you’d do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.” – Ernest Hemingway

 

“Always remember, a cat looks down on a man, a dog looks up to a man, but a pig will look man right in the eye and see his equal.” – Winston Churchill

 

“A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies. “ – Oscar Wilde

 

“A man’s greatness can be measured by his enemies. “ – Don Piatt

 

“A man is basically as faithful as his options.” – Chris Rock

 

“A man’s mind, stretched by a new idea, can never go back to its original dimension.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

 

“A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.” – George Moore

 

“A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.” – Charles Darwin

 

“A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

 

“A mind always employed is always happy.” – Thomas Jefferson

 

“An eye for an eye leaves the whole world blind.” – Mahatma Ghandi

 

“Anger cannot be dishonest.” – Marcus Aurelius

 

“…And when it comes down to it – I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do then I’m already better than them.” – Marilyn Monroe

 

“An enemy is anyone who tells the truth about you.” – Elbert Hubbard

 

“An idea is a feat of association.” – Robert Frost

 

“An open door may tempt a saint.” – English Proverb

 

“Any writer, I suppose feels that the world into which he was born is nothing less than a conspiracy against the cultivation of his talent.” – James Baldwin

 

“A picture is worth a thousand words.” – Fred R. Barnard

 

“Are we not like two volumes of one book?” – Marceline Desbordes-Valmore

 

“As a writer, I write to see. If I knew how it would end, I wouldn’t write. It’s a process of discovery.”
 – Author John McGahern

 

“As I grow older I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.” – Andrew Carnegie

 

“A single rose can be my garden. A single friend – my world.” – Leo Buscaglia

 

“As long as we think we can save ourselves by our own will power, we will only make the evil in us stronger than ever.” – Heini Arnold

 

“At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.” – Plato

 

“Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” – Helen Keller

 

“A will finds a way.” – Orison Sweet Marden

 

“A wise girl kisses but doesn’t love, listens but doesn’t believe, and leaves before she is left.” – Marilyn Monroe

 

“A wise man learns by the mistakes of others, a fool by his own.” – Latin Proverb

 

“A wise man learns more from his enemies than a fool from his friends.” -Baltasar Gracian

 

“A woman’s beauty is a treasure beyond price.” – Dai Sijie

 

“A writer is a person for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people.” – Thomas Mann

 

“A writer is only a reporter for what he has lived.” – Johan August Strindberg

 

“Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand-and melting like a snowflake…” -Francis Bacon, Sr.

 

“Behind every great fortune there is a crime.” – Honore de Balzac

 

“Being an author is having angels whisper in your ear – and devils, too.” – Graycie Harmon

 

“Being an author is like being in charge of your own personal insane asylum.” – Graycie Harmon

 

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” – Lao Tzu

 

“Believe that you are defeated, believe it long enough, and it is likely to become a fact.” – Norman Vincent Peale

 

“Be not afraid of going slowly be only afraid of standing still.” – Chinese Proverb

 

“Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.” – Chinese Proverb

 

“Better to write for yourself and have no public, than to write for the public and have no self.” – Cyril Connolly

 

“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind.” – Dr. Seuss

 

“Blood alone moves the wheels of history.” – Benito Mussolini

 

“Build them the ship of death, for you must take the longest journey, to oblivion. And die the death, the long and painful death that lies between the old self and the new.” – D.H. Lawrence

 

“But now I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had an underlying truth.” – Umberto Eco

 

“Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.” – James A. Michener

 

“Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” – Confucius

 

“Choose your friends by their character and your socks by their color. Choosing your socks by their character makes no sense, and choosing your friends by their color is unthinkable.” – Anon

 

“Consider the problem from the point of view of evil, evil being almost always pleasure’s true and major charm; considered thus, the crime must appear greater when perpetuated upon a being of your identical sort that when inflicted upon one which is not, and this once established, the delight automatically doubles.” – Marquis de Sade

 

“Crime is a logical extension of the sort of behavior that is often considered perfectly respectable in legitimate business.” – Robert Rice

 

“Crime is terribly revealing. Try and vary your methods as you will, your tastes, your habits, your attitude of mind, and your soul is revealed by your actions.” – Agatha Christie

 

“Crime is the soul of lust. What would pleasure be if it were not accompanied by crime? It is not the object of debauchery that excites us, rather the idea of evil.” – Marquis de Sade

 

“Crime takes but a moment but justice an eternity.” – Unknown

 

“Criminal: A person with predatory instincts who has not sufficient capital to form a corporation.” – Howard Scott

 

“Dancing in all its forms cannot be excluded from the curriculum of all noble education; dancing with the feet, with ideas, with words, and, need I add that one must also be able to dance with the pen?” – Friedrich Nietzsche

 

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

 

“Difficult as it is to really listen to someone in affliction, it is just as difficult for him to know that compassion is listening to him.” – Simone Well, Waiting for God

 

“Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”
– Harold R. McAlindon

 

“Don’t let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway; we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use.” – Earl Nightingale

 

“Don’t settle for the one you can live with. Settle for the one you can’t live without.” – Anonymous

 

“Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of.” – Benjamin Franklin

 

“Do we die to live or do we live to die.” – James Olscamp

 

“Do you know the difference between education and experience? Education is when you read the fine print; experience is what you get when you don’t.” – Pete Seeger

 

“Dream as if you’ll live forever. Live as if you’ll die today.” – James Dean

 

“Dream the impossible dream, Fight the unbeatable foe, Strive with your last once of courage to reach the unreachable star.” – Anonymous

 

“Drugs may be the road to nowhere, but at least they’re the scenic route.” – Anonymous

 

“Each day is a new canvas to paint upon. Make sure your picture is full of life and happiness, and at the end of the day you don’t look at it and wish you had painted something different.” – Unknown

 

“Each friend represents a world in us. A world possibly not born until they arrive.” – Anais Nin

 

“Education is but a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.” – Will Durrant

 

“Enemies promises were made to be broken.” – Aesop

 

“Every absurdity has a champion to defend it.”
 – Oliver Goldsmith

 

“Every author in some way portrays himself in his works, even if it be against his will.”-Goethe

 

“…everybody, you know, is somebody…we’re all just trying to be seen – to matter.” – Unknown

 

“Every ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right.” – Aldous Huxley

 

“Every child is born a naturalist. His eyes are, by nature, open to the glories of the stars, the beauty of the flowers, and the mystery of life.” – R. Search

 

“Every day do something that will inch you closer to a better tomorrow.” – Doug Firebaugh

 

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” – Harriet Tubman

 

“Everyone’s a star and deserves the right to twinkle.” – Marilyn Monroe

 

“Everything has been said before, but since nobody listens we have to keep going back and beginning all over again.” – Andre Gide

 

“Everything that happens once can never happen again. But everything that happens twice will surely happen a third time.” – C.C.

 

“Every word written is a victory against death.” – Michel Butor

 

“Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.” – Albert Schweitzer

 

“Experience is not what happens to you, it is what you do with what happens to you.” – Aldous Huxley

 

“Experience teaches slowly, and at the cost of mistakes.” -James A. Froude

 

“Failure to prepare is preparing to fail.” – John Wooden

 

“Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them and try to follow them.” – Louisa May Alcott

 

“Fear less, hope more;
whine less, breathe more;
talk less, say more;
hate less, love more;
and all good things are yours.” – Swedish Proverb

 

“Feelings are not supposed to be logical. Dangerous is the man who has rationalized his emotions.” – David Borenstein

 

“Few men during their lifetime come anywhere near exhausting the resources dwelling within them. There are deep wells of strength that are never used.” – Richard Evelyn Byrd

 

“Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.” – George Washington

 

“Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.” – William Wordsworth

 

“Find out the reason that commands you to write; see whether it has spread its roots into the very depth of your heart; confess to yourself you would have to die if you were forbidden to write.” – Rainer Maria Rilke

 

“First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.”- Gandhi

 

‘Five great enemies to peace inhabit with us: viz., avarice, ambition, envy, anger and pride. If those enemies were to be banished, we should infallibly enjoy perpetual peace.” – Petrarch

 

“Flowers leave some of their fragrance in the hand that bestows them.” – Chinese proverb

 

“Footfalls echo in the memory
Down the passage which we did not take
Towards the door we never opened
Into the rose garden.”
– T.S. Eliot, Four Quartets

 

“For every sixty seconds of anger, You lose one minute of happiness.” – Emerson

 

“Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.” – John F. Kennedy

 

“For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.” – Judy Garland

 

“For me, writing is exploration; and most of the time, I’m surprised where the journey takes me.” – Jack Dann

 

“For your born writer, nothing is so healing as the realization that he has come upon the right word.” – Catherine Drinker

 

“Freedom is just Chaos, with better lighting.” – Alan Dean Foster

 

“Friendship is one mind in two bodies.” – Menclus

 

“From now until the end of the world, we and it shall be remembered. We few, we happy few, we bond of brothers. For he who sheds his blood with me shall be my brother.” – Shakespeare

 

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.”
– Henry David Thoreau

 

“Gone yet not forgotten,
Although we are apart,
Your spirit lives within me
Forever in my heart.” – Unknown

 

“Graveyards are full of people that thought they couldn’t be replaced.” – Unknown

 

“Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.”-Einstein

 

“Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.” – Samuel Johnson

 

“Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities. “ – Aristotle

 

“Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.” – J. Petit Senn

 

“Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold; the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.” – Democritus

 

“Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.”

 

– Leon J. Suenes
“Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.” – Unknown

 

“Hate the sin, love the sinner.” – Mahatma Gandhi

 

“He has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.” – Winston Churchill

 

“He hasn’t an enemy in the world – but all his friends hate him.” -Eddie Cantor

 

“Here is the test to find whether your mission on Earth is finished: if you’re alive, it isn’t.”
– Richard Bach
“He that will not reflect is a ruined man.” – Asian Proverb

 

“He who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.” – Seneca

 

“He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster and if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.” – Mark Twain

 

“He who hesitates is lost.” – Proverb

 

“He who knows when he can fight and when he cannot will be victorious.” – Sun Tzu

 

“He who permits himself to tell a lie once finds it easier to do it a second time.” -Thomas Jefferson

 

“He who profits by a crime commits it.” – Seneca

 

“He who trims himself to suit everyone will soon whittle himself away.” – Raymond Hull

 

“History shows us that the people who end up changing the world – the great political, social, scientific, technological, artistic, even sports revolutionaries – are always nuts, until they are right, and then they are geniuses.” – John Eliot

 

“Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.” – Thomas Jefferson

 

“Hope is a waking dream.” – Aristotle

 

“How many crimes are committed simply because their authors could not endure being wrong.” – Albert Camus

 

“How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.”- H.D. Thoreau

 

“I am a drinker with a writing problem.”
 – Brendan Behan

 

“I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught.” Winston Churchill

 

“I am a soldier, I fight where I am told, and I win where I fight.” – George S. Patton

 

“I am like a falling star who has finally found her place next to another in a lovely constellation, where we will sparkle in the heavens forever.” -Amy Tan

 

“I can do all things through Him who gives me strength.” – Philippians 4:13

 

“I concluded that I might take as a general rule the principle that all things which we very clearly and obviously conceive are true; only observing, however, that there is some difficulty in rightly determining the objects which we distinctly conceive.”

 

“I destroy my enemy when I make him my friend.” – Abraham Lincoln

 

“I do not know what it is about you that opens and closes; only something in me understands the voice of your eyes is deeper than all roses.” – E.E Cummings

 

“I don’t do drugs. I am drugs.” – Salvador Dali

 

“I don’t like to commit myself about heaven and hell – you see, I have friends in both places.” – Mark Twain

 

“I’d rather be a could-be if I cannot be an are; because a could-be is a maybe who is reaching for a star. I’d rather be a has-been than a might-have-been, by far; for a might have-been has never been, but a has was once an are.” – Unknown

 

“I’d rather be caught holding up a bank than stealing so much as a two-word phrase from another writer. “ ~Jack Smith

 

“I dream, therefore I am.” – Johan August Strindberg

 

“If I am a star, the people made me a star. No studio, no person, but the people did it.”Monroe

 

“If I’d observed all the rules, I’d never have got anywhere.” – Marilyn Monroe

 

“If I don’t write to empty my mind, I go mad.” – Lord Byron

 

“If I fall asleep with a pen in my hand, don’t remove it – I might be writing in my dreams.” – Danzae Pace

 

“If I know what love is, it is because of you.” – Herman Hesse

 

“If instead of a gem or even a flower we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend that would be giving as the angels give.” – George MacDonald

 

“If there’s a book you really want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it. “ – Toni Morrison

 

“If we all did the things we are capable of, we would astound ourselves.” – Thomas Edison

 

“If you can dream it you can do it.” – Walt Disney

 

“If you can make a girl laugh – you can make her do anything.” – Marilyn Monroe

 

“If you don’t ask, you don’t get.” Mahatma Gandhi

 

“If you give up your dreams, it’s a short walk to disappointment.” – Unknown

 

“If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.” – Henry David Thoreau

 

“If you have it [love], you don’t need to have anything else and if you don’t have it, it doesn’t matter much what else you have.” – Sir James M. Barrie

 

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more,
you are a leader.” – John Quincy Adams

 

“If you’re going through hell, keep going.” – Winston Churchill

 

“If you should not be forgotten as soon as you’re dead, either write things worth doing or live things worth writing.” – Benjamin Franklin

 

“If you want to make beautiful music, you must play the black and the white notes together.” – Richard Milhous Nixon

 

“If you would be a real seeker after truth, you must at least once in your life doubt, as far as possible, all things.” – Discours de la Methode

 

“If you want an audience, start a fight.” – Irish Proverb

 

“Ignorance is the night of the mind, a night without moon or star.” – Confucius

 

“I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they’ve always worked for me.” – Hunter S. Thompson

 

“I have learned that success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which one has overcome while trying to succeed.”
– Booker T. Washington

 

“I have met the enemy, and it is the eyes of other people.” – Benjamin Franklin

 

“I haven’t failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas Edison

 

“I have met the enemy, and it is the eyes of other people.” -Benjamin Franklin

 

“I have spent half my life trying to get away from Journalism, but I am still mired in it – a low trade and a habit worse that heroin, a strange seedy world full of misfits and drunkards and failures.” – Hunter S. Thompson

 

“I have spread my dreams beneath your feet. Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.” – W.B. Yeats

 

“I hope that posterity will judge me kindly, not only as to the things which I have explained, but also as to those which I have intentionally omitted so as to leave to others the pleasure of discovery.” – Discours de la Methode

 

“I just want to be wonderful.” – Marilyn Monroe

 

“I love you, not only for what you are, but for who I am when I am with you.” Roy Croft

 

“Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.” – Albert Einstein

 

“Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense of humor to console him for what he is.” – Francis Bacon

 

“Imperfection is beauty. Madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.” – Marilyn Monroe

 

“I’m very definitely a woman and I enjoy it.” – Marilyn Monroe

 

“In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.” – Aristotle

 

“In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.” – Theodore Roosevelt

 

“In art the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can inspire.” – Emerson

 

“I never forget a pretty face; you’re in my vault.” – Unknown

 

“I never know what I think about something until I read what I’ve written on it.” – W. Faulkner

 

“In everyone’s life at some time our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.” – Albert Schweitzer

 

“In order to see a rainbow you have to see through the rain.” – Unknown

 

“Insist on yourself. Never imitate.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“Inspiration and genius–one and the same.” – Victor Hugo

 

“In the hopes of reaching the moon men fail to see the flowers that blossom at their feet.”
– Albert Schweitzer

 

“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” – Robert Frost

 

“Intuition is the undoubting conception of a pure and attentive mind, which arises from the light of reason alone, and is more certain than deduction.” – Discours de la Methode

 

“I say let it be a man’s world as long as I can be a woman in it.” – Marilyn Monroe

 

“I swear to the Lord I still can’t see Why Democracy means Everybody but me.” – L. Hughes

 

“I think, therefore I am.” – Discours de la Methode

 

“I think there’s a bit of the devil in everybody. There’s a bit of a priest in everybody, too, but I enjoyed playing the devil more. He was more fun.”
 – Actor Gabriel Byrne

 

“It is a man’s own mind, not his enemy or foe that lures him to evil ways.” – Siddhartha Buddha

 

“It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.” – William Blake

 

“It is impossible for one person to know another so well that he can dispense with belief.” – Friedrich Durrenmatt

 

“It is impossible to discourage the real writers – they don’t give a damn what you say, they’re going to write.” – Sinclair Lewis

 

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot

 

“It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.” – Seneca

 

“It is not enough to do your best; you must do your best; you must know what to do, and THEN do your best.” – W. Edwards Deming

 

“It is not enough to have a good mind. The main thing is to use it well.” – Discours de la Methode

 

“It is not length of life, but depth of life.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“It is not prisons that hold us captive, but our own fear, anger, hatred, greed, and pride. Though we may imagine ourselves being free, often we exist behind the bars of our own negative habits and desires.” – Unknown

 

“It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent; it is the one that is most adaptable to change.” Charles Robert Darwin

 

“It is possible to be different and still be all right.” – Anne Wilson Schaef

 

“It is the artist’s business to create sunshine when the sun fails” – Romaine Rolland

 

“It is the sand which irritates the oyster that makes a pearl.” – Anonymous

 

“It is very certain that, when it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to act according to what is most probable.” – Discours de la Methode

 

“…it’s actually quite marvelous, recounting as it does the story of a pair of lovers who seduce each other one evening and the next morning the woman has completely forgotten that they ever met and they have to seduce each other all over again that night, and so on and so forth, night after night thereafter…” – Lawrence Weschler

 

“It’s all make believe, isn’t it?” – Marilyn Monroe

 

“It’s kind of fun to do the impossible.” – Walt Disney

 

“It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.” – Albert Einstein

 

“It’s not that some people have will power and some don’t. It’s that some people are ready to change and others are not.” – James Gordon

 

“It’s not that the Irish are cynical. It’s simply that they have a wonderful lack of respect for everything and everybody.” – Brendan Behan

 

“It’s only until you’ve lost everything that you’re free to do anything.” – Chuck Palahniuk

 

“It takes a great man to be a good listener.” – Calvin Coolidge

 

“I’ve never had a problem with drugs. I’ve had problems with the police.” – Keith Richards

 

“I was never afraid of failure, for I would sooner fail than not be among the best.” – John Keats

 

“I write for the same reason I breathe – because if I didn’t, I would die.” – Isaac Asimov

 

“I wish I could find people who just would fight me and break through to me and hold me down and cream their life into my face.” – Angelina Jolie

 

“I wondered if anyone, anywhere, got to live the life he wanted.” – Robin Hobb

 

“I would hurl words into this darkness and wait for an echo, and if an echo sounded, no matter how faintly, I would send other words to tell, to march, to fight, to create a sense of hunger for life that gnaws in us all.” – Richard Wright, American Hunger

 

“Joy lies in the fight, in the attempt, in the suffering involved, not in the victory itself.” -Gandhi

 

“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.” – Mark Twain

 

“Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you. ”W. Whitman

 

“Know your enemy and know yourself and you can fight a hundred battles without disaster.” -Sun Tzu

 

“Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.” – Aristotle

 

“Laugh and the whole world laughs with you, cry and you cry alone.” – Unknown

 

“Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don’t wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it’s at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.”
– Earl Nightingale

 

“Life can’t ever really defeat a writer who is in love with writing, for life itself is a writer’s lover until death – fascinating, cruel, lavish, warm, cold, treacherous, constant.” – Edna Ferber

 

“Life is not the way it’s supposed to be…it is the way it is. The way you cope with it is what makes the difference.” – Unknown

 

“Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.” – Bertrand Russell

 

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” – George Bernard Shaw

 

“Life is something that happens when you can’t get to sleep.” – Fran Lebowitz

 

“Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortunes; but great minds rise above them.” – Washington Irving

 

“Live everyday as if it were your last, because one of these days, it will be.”- Jeremy Schwartz

 

“Live for today, for tomorrow is promised to no one.” – Unknown

 

“Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air…” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“Love all, trust a few. Do wrong to none.” – William Shakespeare

 

“Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.” – Aristotle

 

“Love is a friendship set to music.” – E. Joseph Cossman

 

“Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.” – Mark Twain

 

“Love is the wisdom of the fool and the folly of the wise.” – Samuel Johnson

 

“Love your enemies just in case your friends turn out to be a bunch of bastards.” – R A Dickson

 

“Man created God in his own image.” – Fred R. Barnard

 

“Man has one natural enemy – himself.” – Unknown

 

“Man is his own worst enemy. “ – Cicero

 

“Man’s chief enemy is his own unruly nature and the dark forces put up within him. “ – Ernest Jones

 

“Man will do many things to get himself loved; he will do all things to get himself envied.” – Mark Twain

 

“May flowers always line your path and sunshine light your day. May songbirds serenade you every step along the way. May a rainbow run beside you in a sky that’s always blue. And may happiness fill your heart each day your whole life through.”
– Irish Blessing

 

“May god have mercy upon my enemies because I won’t.” – George Patton Jr.

 

“Men’s actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted, and who has not been the victim and slave of his action.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“Millions of people live their entire lives without finding themselves. But it is something I must do. The best way for me to find myself as a person is to prove to myself that I am an actress.” – Marilyn Monroe

 

“Modern society, with its almost limitless readiness for destruction of human lives for political and economic ends, can best defend itself against the elementary human question of its right to so by the assumption that destructiveness and cruelty are not engendered by our social system, but are innate qualities in man.” – Erich Fromm

 

“Most of the shadows of this life are caused by our standing in our own sunshine.”- Emerson

 

“My deepest fear is not that I am inadequate…it’s that I am powerful beyond measure.” – Unknown

 

“Neither man nor good is going to tell me what to write.” – James T. Farrell

 

“Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; Define Yourself.” – Unknown

 

“Never express yourself more clearly than you are able to think.” – Niels Bohr

 

“Never interrupt your enemy when he’s making a mistake.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

 

“Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.” – Thomas Jefferson

 

“Noble souls, through dust and heat, rise from disaster and defeat the stronger.” – John Bay

 

“No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.” – Aristotle

 

“No man has a good enough memory to make a successful liar.” – Abraham Lincoln

 

“No man is justified in doing evil on the ground of expediency.” -Teddy Roosevelt

 

“No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is viscous.” – Henry Brooks Adams

 

“No pessimist ever discovered the secret of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new doorway for the human spirit.” – Helen Keller

 

“Nothing but heaven itself is better than a friend who is really a friend.” – Plautus

 

“Nothing endures but change.” – Heraclites (540 B.C. – 480 B.C.)

 

“Not only poets can see heaven in a grain of sand.” – Clifford Geertz

 

“Observe your enemies, for they first find out your faults. “ – Antisthenes

 

“Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.” – Unknown

 

“Obviously crime pays, or there’d be no crime.” – G. Gordon Liddy

 

“Of all things, good sense is the most fairly distributed: everyone thinks he is so well supplied with it that even those who are the hardest to satisfy in every other respect never desire more of it than they already have.” – Discours de la Methode

 

“Oh, what a tangled web we weave when first we practice to deceive!” – Sir Walter Scott, Marmion

 

“One enemy can do more hurt than ten friends can do good.” – Jonathan Swift

 

“Only enemies speak the truth. Friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.” – Stephen King

 

“Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.” – Carol Burnett

 

“Only men can love, and it blinds them.” – Johan August Strindberg

 

“Only those things are beautiful which are inspired by madness and written by reason.” – Andre Gide

 

“Only through imitation do we develop toward originality.” – John Steinbeck

 

“Only your real friends will tell you when your face is dirty.” – Sicilian Proverb

 

“Our enemies come nearer the truth in the opinions they form of us than we do in our opinion of ourselves. “ – Francois De La Rochefoucauld

 

“Our eyes are holden that we cannot see things that stare us in the face, until the hour arrives when the mind is ripened; then we behold them, and the time when we saw them not is like a dream.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“Our greatest glory consists not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Emerson

 

“Our real enemies are the people who make us feel so good that we are slowly, but inexorably, pulled down into the quicksand of smugness and self-satisfaction. “ – Sydney Harris

 

“Our sins are stubborn, craven our repentance. For our weak vows we ask excessive prices. Trusting the tears will wash away the sentence, we sneak off where the muddy road entices.” – Charles Baudelaire

 

“People always ask me. “Where were you when Kennedy was shot?” Well, I don’t have an alibi.” – Emo Philips

 

“People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.” – Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

 

“People may not remember exactly what you did, or what you said, – but – they will always remember how you made them feel.” – Unknown

 

“Perfect numbers like perfect men are very rare.” – Discours de la Methode

 

“Put it before them briefly so they will read it, clearly so they will appreciate it, picturesquely so they will remember it, and above all, accurately so they will be guided by its light.” – Joseph Pulitzer

 

“Remember that great love and great achievements involve great risk.” – Anonymous

 

“Remember, to them it is us who are the enemy. “ – N. F. Simpson

 

 

“Secrets are dangerous things that can only be held loyally in the hands of the truest friends, even the ones you don’t see as often as you’d like. After all, at the end of the day, even though some friends can’t always be around – you know they won’t be gone forever – just for the moment.” – Terra Donnelly

 

“Silences make the real conversations between friends. Not the saying but the never needing to say is what counts.” – Margaret Lee Runbeck

 

“Simply the thing that I am shall make me live.” – Shakespeare

 

“Simply trust: Do not the petals flutter down, Just like this?” – Issac

 

“Society prepares the crime, the criminal commits it.” – Henry Thomas Buckle

 

“Some men see things as they are and say, “Why?” I dream of things that never were and say, “Why not?” – George Bernard Shaw

 

“Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some stay for a while, leaving footprints on our hearts and we are never ever the same.” – Flavia Weedn

 

“Some people see the glass half full. Others see it half empty. I see a glass that’s twice as big as it needs to be.” – George Carlin

 

“Strong lives are motivated by dynamic purposes.” – Kenneth Hildebrand

 

“Sometimes crazy is a label that the average put on the exceptional.” – Anonymous

 

“Sometimes not being in control is the most beautiful thing in the world.” – Tyra Banks

 

“Take care, don’t fight and remember: if you do not choose to lead, you will forever be led by others. Find what scares you, and do it. And you can make a difference, if you choose to do so.” – J. Michael Straczynski

 

“Take control of your destiny. Believe in yourself. Ignore those who try to discourage you. Avoid negative sources, people, places, thoughts and habits. Don’t ever give up and don’t ever give in.” – Unknown

 

“That is the whole secret of successful fighting. Get your enemy at a disadvantage, and never, on any account, fight him on equal terms.” -George Bernard Shaw

 

“The act of writing is the act of discovering what you believe.” – David Hare

 

“The best index to a person’s character is (a) how he treats people who can’t do him any good, and (b) how he treats people who can’t fight back.” – Abigail Van Buren

 

“The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up.” – Paul Valery

 

“The best way to predict your future is to create it.” – Unknown

 

“The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.” – Benjamin Franklin

 

“The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.” – Vince Lombardi

 

“The end of wisdom is to dream high enough not to lose the dream in the seeking of it.” – William Faulkner

 

“The greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually be afraid you will make one.” – Elbert Hubbard

 

“The greatest trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn’t exist.” – ‘The Usual Suspects’

 

“The faster I write the better my output. If I’m going slow I’m in trouble. It means I’m pushing the words instead of being pulled by them.” – Raymond Chandler

 

“The friend of my enemy is my enemy.” – Anonymous

 

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

 

“The graveyards are full of indispensable men.” – Charles De Gaulle

 

“The greatest discovery of every generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.” – Albert Schweitzer

 

“The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.” – W. Churchill

 

“The greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually be afraid you will make one.” – Elbert Hubbard

 

“The greatest pleasure in life is doing the things people say we cannot do.” – Walter Bagehot

 

“The hardest battle you’re ever going to fight is the battle to be just you.” -Leo F. Buscaglia

 

“The head never rules the heart, but just becomes its partner in crime.” – Mignon McLaughlin

 

“The Irish don’t know what they want and are prepared to fight to the death to get it.” –Sidney Littlewood

 

“The journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” – Lao Tzu

 

“The key is to commit crimes so confusing that police feel too stupid to even write a crime report about them.” – Randy K. Milholland

 

“The language of friendship is not words but meanings.” – Henry David Thoreau

 

“The maker of a sentence launches out into the infinite and builds a road into Chaos and old Night, and is followed by those who hear him with something of wild, creative delight.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“The measure of a man’s true character is what he would do if he knew he would never be found out.” – Thomas Babington Macaulay

 

“The men who try to do something and fail are infinitely better than those who try to do nothing and succeed.” – Lloyd Jones

 

“The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you not knowing how blind I was. Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along.” – Rumi, The Minute I Heard My First Love Story

 

“The more I expect the harder things are.” – Unknown

 

“The most important of life’s battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.” – David McKay

 

“The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.” – Jefferson

 

“Thence entered | the recesses of my memory, those manifold and spacious chambers, wonderfully furnished with innumerable stories; and | considered, and stood aghast…” – St. Augustine

 

“The only cure for writer’s block is insomnia. “ – Merit Antares

 

“The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.” – John Powell

 

“The only reason for being a professional writer is that you just can’t help it.” – Leo Rosten

 

“The pen is mightier than the sword.” – Bulwer-Lytton

 

“The point of poetry is to be acutely discomforting, to prod and provoke, to poke us in the eye, to punch us in the nose, to knock us off our feet, to take our breath away.” – Northern Irish poet Paul Muldoon

 

“The purpose of life is a life of purpose.” – Robert Byrne

 

“The quality of an individual is reflected in the standards they set for themselves.” – Ray KrocFamous Quotes

 

“The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.” – Vince Lombardi

 

“The quarrels of friends are the opportunities of foes.” – Aesop

 

“The rays of happiness, like those of light, are colorless when unbroken.”- H.W. Longfellow

 

“There are favors, and then there are favors.” – Unknown

 

“There are no gains without pains.” – Benjamin Franklin

 

“There are none so blind as those who will not see.” – Unknown

 

“There are poisons that destroy the sight and poisons that open the eyes.” – Johan August Strindberg

 

“There are two things to aim at in life; first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.” – Logan Pearsall Smith

 

“There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.” – Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

 

“There is no hope of finding the sources of free action in the lofty realms of the mind or in the depths of the brain. The idealist approach of the phenomenologists is as hopeless as the positive approach of the naturalists. To discover the sources of free action it is necessary to go outside the limits of the organism, not into the intimate sphere of the mind, but into the objective forms of social life; it is necessary to seek the sources of human consciousness and freedom in the social history of humanity. To find the soul it is necessary to lose it.” – A.R. Luria

 

“There is no little enemy. “ – Benjamin Franklin

 

“There is no stronger bond of friendship than a mutual enemy.” – Frankfort Moore

 

“There is no use whatsoever trying to help people who do not help themselves. You cannot push anyone up a ladder unless he is willing to climb himself.” – Andrew Carnegie

 

“There is one friend in the life of each of us who seems not a separate person, however dear and beloved, but an expansion. An interpretation of one’s self. The very meaning of one’s soul.” – Edith Wharton

 

“There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.” – George Sand

 

“There is only one trait that marks the writer. He is always watching. It’s a kind of trick of the mind and he is born with it.” – Morley Callaghan

 

“There was a star danced, and under that I was born.” -William Shakespeare

 

“There would be no passion in this world if we never had to fight for what we love.” – Susie Switzer

 

“The role of a writer is not to say what we all can say, but what we are unable to say. “ – Anaïs Nin

 

“The secret of being tiresome is to tell everything.” -Voltaire

 

“The secret of good writing is to say an old thing in a new way or to say a new thing in an old way.” – Richard Harding Davis

 

“The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.” – Kahil Gibran

 

“The strong and virtuous admit no destiny.” – Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton

 

“The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.” -W.M. Lewis

 

“The truth waits for eyes unclouded by longing.” – Tao Te Ching

 

“…the two operations of our understanding, intuition and deduction, on which alone we have said we must rely in the acquisition of knowledge.” – Discours de la Methode

 

“The wastebasket is a writer’s best friend. “ ~Isaac Bashevis Singer

 

“The world makes way for the man who knows where he is going.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“The worst crime is faking it.” – Kurt Cobain

 

“The worst thing that can happen is death, and that’s not the worst thing in the world either.” – James Stockdale

 

“The worst tyrants are those which establish themselves in our own breasts.” – William Ellery

 

“The writer writes in order to teach himself, to understand himself, to satisfy himself; the publishing of his ideas, though it brings gratification, is a curious anticlimax.” – Alfred Kazin

 

“They are able because they think they are able.” – Virgil

 

“Things do not change; we change.” – Henry David Thoreau

 

“Think about whatever you think about, you’re safe with me.” – Unknown

 

“Think for yourself and let others enjoy the privilege of doing so too.” – Voltaire

 

“This above all: to thine own self be true.” – Shakespeare

 

“Those that fight for freedom undertake the noblest cause mankind can have at stake.” – William Cowper

 

“Those we love don’t go away,
They walk beside us every day,
Unseen, unheard, but always near,
Still loved, still missed and very dear.” – Unknown

 

“Those who live are those who fight.” – Victor Hugo

 

“Those who stand strong will stand forever.” – Joshua D. Clark

 

“Those who wish to sing always find a song.” – Swedish Proverb

 

“Thou art to me a delicious torment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.” – Buddha

 

“…thus each truth discovered was a rule available in the discovery of subsequent ones.” – Discours de la Methode

 

“To be a star, you must shine your own light, follow your own path, and don’t worry about the darkness, for that is when the stars shine brightest.” -Unknown

 

“To be nobody but yourself in a world that’s doing its best to make you somebody else, is to fight the hardest battle you are ever going to fight. Never stop fighting.” – E.E. Cummings

 

“To be prepared for war is one of the most effective means of preserving peace.” – George Washington

 

“To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already 3 parts dead.” – Bertrand Russell

 

“To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says:
“Leave no stone unturned.” – Edward Bulwer Lytton

 

“To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.” – David Viscott

 

“To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it’s about, but the inner music that words make.” – Truman Capote

 

“Tomorrow may be hell, but today was a good writing day, and on the good writing days nothing else matters.” – Neil Gaiman

 

“To see a world in a grain of sand, and a heaven in a wildflower… hold infinity in the palm of your hand, and eternity in an hour…” – William Blake

 

“To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world” – Unknown

 

“To withhold myself from myself has ever been my sole, my entire, my sincere motive in scribbling at all.” – Lord Byron

 

“True friendship comes when silence between two people is comfortable.” – Dave Tyson Gentry

 

“We all carry within us our places of exile, our crimes, and our ravages. But our task is not to unleash them on the world; it is to fight them in ourselves and in others.” – Albert Camus

 

“We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.” – Ovid

 

“We are all here for some special reason. Stop being a prisoner of your past. Become the architect of your future.” – Robin Sharma

 

“We are easily shocked by crimes which appear at once in their full magnitude, but the gradual growth of our own wickedness, endeared by interest, and palliated by all the artifices of self-deceit, gives us time to form distinctions in our own favor.” – Samuel Johnson

 

“We are never deceived, we deceive ourselves.” – Goethe

 

“We are twice armed if we fight with faith.” – Plato

 

“We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

 

“We cannot banish danger, but we can banish fears. We must not demean life by standing in awe of death.” – David Sarnoff

 

“We cannot fight for love as men may do; we should be woo’d, and were not made to woo.” – William Shakespeare

 

“We fight, get beat, rise, and fight again.” -Nathanael Greene

 

“We have been friends together in sunshine and in shade.” – Caroline Sheridan Norton

 

“We have met the enemy and he is us. “ – Walt Kelly

 

“We learn our virtues from our friends who love us; our faults from the enemy who hates us. We cannot easily discover our real character from a friend. He is a mirror, on which the warmth of our breath impedes the clearness of the reflection.” – Ricther

 

“Well begin is half done.” – Aristotle

 

“We make our fortunes, and we call them fate.” – Earl of Beaconsfield

 

“We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.” – M.L. King, Jr.

 

“We’re conditioned to think that our lives revolve around great moments. But great moments often catch us as unaware – Beautifully wrapped in what others may consider small.” – Unknown

 

“We run away from our dreams in fear that we may fail, or better yet, that we may succeed.” – Unknown

 

‘We sell the thrones of angels for a short and turbulent pleasure.” – Emerson

 

“We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.” – Aristotle

 

“We tend to get what we expect.” – Norman Vincent Peale

 

“We think in generalities, but we live in details.” – Alfred North Whitehead

 

“What does it profit a man to gain the world and lose his soul?” – Bible

 

“Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Begin it now.” – Goethe

 

“What is a friend – it is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.” – Aristotle

 

“What the heart knows today the head understands tomorrow.” – Old Irish Adage

 

“What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?” – Vincent van Gogh

 

“Whenever you do a thing, though it can never be known but to yourself, ask yourself how you would act were all the world looking at you, and act accordingly.” – Thomas Jefferson

 

“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it’s time to pause and reflect.” – Mark Twain

 

“When I discover who I am, I’ll be free.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“When I’m writing, I know I’m doing the thing I was born to do.” – Anne Sexton

 

“When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.” – Helen Keller

 

“When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.” – Confucius

 

“When we begin to allow the embodied current to pass through the body freely, we effortlessly are drawn into a feeling tune that, for lack of a better word, we call love.” – Will Johnson

 

“When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

 

“When you want something all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.” – Carlos Castenada

 

“When you want to fool the world, tell the truth.” – Otto von Bismark

 

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.” – Confucius

 

“Whether you think you can or think you can’t — you are right.” – Henry Ford

 

“Whoever appears to be in the weakest position is actually the strongest.” – Charles Darwin

 

“Whoever loved that loved not at first sight?” – Christopher Marlowe, Hero and Leander

 

“Who knows what true loneliness is – not the conventional word, but the naked terror? To the lonely themselves it wears a mask. The most miserable outcast hugs some memory or some illusion. Now and then a fatal conjunction of events may lift the veil for an instant. For an instant only. No human being could bear a steady view of moral solitude without going mad.” – Joseph Conrad

 

“Why do writers write? Because it isn’t there.” – Thomas Berger

 

“Why is it that we all need to be loved, but when somebody says, ‘I love you,’ people just run scared.” – Unknown

 

“Will you ever? I don’t think you will ever fully understand how you’ve touched my life and made me who I am. I don’t think you could ever know just how truly special you are that even on the darkest nights you are my brightest star.” – Erica Jong

 

“Winning is a habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.” – Vince Lombardi

 

“With friends like this, who needs enemies?” – Henny Youngman

 

“Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.” – Rudyard Kipling

 

“Words are sacred. They deserve respect. If you get the right ones, in the right order, you can nudge the world a little.” – Tom Stoppard

 

“Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need.” – Voltaire

 

“Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow; it only saps today of its strength.” – A.J. Cronin

 

“Write only if you cannot live without writing. Write only what you alone can write.” – Elie Wiesel

 

“Writers are not just people who sit down and write. They hazard themselves. Every time you compose a book your composition of yourself is at stake.” – E.L. Doctorow

 

“Writers are people who have readers.” – Malcolm Cowley

 

“Writing. I love the swirl and swing of words as they tangle with human emotions.” – James Michener

 

“Writing is a socially acceptable form of schizophrenia. “ – E.L. Doctorow

 

“Writing is a struggle against silence. “ – Carlos Fuentes

 

“Writing is the best way to talk without being interrupted.” – Jules Renard

 

“Writing is utter solitude, the descent into the cold abyss of oneself.” – Franz Kafka

 

“Yesterday I dared to struggle. Today I dare to win.” – Bernadette Devlin

 

“You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.” – Richard Bach

 

“You are remembered for the rules you break.” – Douglas McArthur

 

“You can complain because roses have thorns, or you can rejoice because thorns have roses.” – Ziggy

 

“You can discover what your enemy fears most by observing the means he uses to frighten.” you.” – Eric Hoffer

 

“You cannot depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.” – Mark Twain

 

“You cannot help men permanently by doing for them what they could and should do for themselves.” – Abraham Lincoln

 

“You can’t do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.” – Shira Tehrani

 

“You can’t hold a man down without staying down with him.” – Booker T. Washington

 

“You can’t live without crossing somebody’s line.” – Unknown

 

“You don’t marry someone you can live with; you marry the person you cannot live without.” – Unknown

 

“You don’t write because you want to say something, you write because you’ve got something to say.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

 

“You grow up the day you have the first real laugh…at yourself.” – Ethel Barrymore

 

“You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” – Dr. Seuss

 

“You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.” – David Levesque

 

“You’ll never find yourself until you face the truth” – Pearl Bailey

 

“You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you do not try.” – Beverly Sills

 

“You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.” – Margaret Thatcher

 

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

 

“You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

 

“You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you.” – Ray Bradbury

 

“Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.” – Albert Einstein

 

“Your time is limited, don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma, which is living the result of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinion drowned your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition, they somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.” – Steve Jobs

 

“You’re in the midst of a war: a battle between the limits of a crowd seeking the surrender of your dreams, and the power of your true vision to create and contribute. It is a fight between those who will tell you what you cannot do, and that part of you that knows/and has always known/that we are more than our environment; and that a dream, backed by an unrelenting will to attain it, is truly a reality with an imminent arrival.” – Anthony Robbins

 

“You’re miserable, edgy and tired. You’re in the perfect mood for Journalism.” – Warren Ellis

 

“You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.” – Albert Camus

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