Warning: filesize(): stat failed for /var/www/vhosts/quotationsbook.com/application/shared/cache/cache.storage.quotationsbook.com//sqlite/db1 in /var/www/vhosts/quotationsbook.com/application/releases/20141021120659/framework/application/templates/snippets/phpfastcache/drivers/sqlite.php on line 84
brittanynicole001's book

Brittany - my quote collection

brittanynicole001's recent activities

I haven't bookmarked any quotes at the moment.

brittanynicole001's bookmarks

Enjoy yourself -- it's later than you think.

All limits are self imposed.
I have had dreams, and I have had nightmares. I overcame the nightmares because of my dreams.
Insanity destroys reason, but not wit.
The truth isn't the truth until people believe you, and they can't believe you if they don't know what your saying, and they can't know what you've saying if they don't listen to you, and they won't listen to you if you're not interesting, and you won't be interesting until you say things imaginatively, originally, freshly.
No man is happy without a delusion of some kind. Delusions are as necessary to our happiness as realities.
The first thing we do, lets kill the lawyers. [Henry Iv]
I like to do all the talking myself. It saves time, and prevents arguments.
Hurt's a reason to change, but all the hurt in the world don't change facts.
Do not assume that she who seeks to comfort you now, lives untroubled among the simple and quiet words that sometimes do you good. Her life may also have much sadness and difficulty, that remains far beyond yours. Were it otherwise, she would never have been able to find these words.
To live without Hope is to Cease to live.
If we hope for what we are not likely to possess, we act and think in vain, and make life a greater dream and shadow than it really is.
Sadness is diminished by the illusion of happiness but the lessons are found in hope..
Surviving well is your finest revenge.
A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in on the experience.
For true success ask yourself these four questions: Why? Why not? Why not me? Why not now?
No more tears now; I will think upon revenge.
If at first you don't succeed; you are running about average.
If at first you don't succeed, try to hide your astonishment.
The worst thing that happens to you may be the best thing for you if you don't let it get the best of you.
Hope is the expectation that something outside of ourselves, something or someone external, is going to come to our rescue and we will live happily ever after.
My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry; to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return.
Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.
If you don't stand up for something, you may fall for anything.
To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.
Where there is no vision, there is no hope.
Before you give up hope, turn back and read the attacks that were made on Lincoln.
I have not failed. I've just found 10, 000 ways that won't work.
The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd.
The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he doesn't exist
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
It is easy to hate and it is difficult to love. This is how the whole scheme of things works. All good things are difficult to achieve; and bad things are very easy to get.
The more connections you and your lover make, not just between your bodies, but between your minds, your hearts, and your souls, the more you will strengthen the fabric of your relationship, and the more real moments you will experience together.
Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible -- it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.
There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.
Love is the beauty of the soul.
Real love stories never have endings.
We always take credit for the good and attribute the bad to fortune.
Attack life, it's going to kill you anyway.
Look down at me and you see a fool; look up at me and you see a God; look straight at me and you see yourself.
The way it is now, the asylums can hold the sane people but if we tried to shut up the insane we would run out of building materials.
There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.
You know, a long time ago being crazy meant something. Nowadays everybody's crazy.
More than any time in history mankind faces a crossroads. One path leads to despair and utter hopelessness, the other to total extinction. Let us pray that we have the wisdom to choose correctly.
In Beverly Hills... they don't throw their garbage away. They make it into television shows.
Life is divided up into the horrible and the miserable.
Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.
Marriage is the death of hope.
My one regret in life is that I'm not someone else.
A relationship, I think, is like a shark, you know? It has to constantly move forward or it dies. And I think what we got on our hands is a dead shark.
Sex is the most fun you can have without laughing.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name at a Swiss bank.
He who does not hope to win has already lost.
Doctors are just the same as lawyers; the only difference is that lawyers merely rob you, whereas doctors rob you and kill you too.
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
Wise men don't need advice. Fools won't take it.
If you wouldn't live long, live well; for folly and wickedness shorten life.
All human situations have their inconveniences. We feel those of the present but neither see nor feel those of the future; and hence we often make troublesome changes without amendment, and frequently for the worse.
God heals and the doctor takes the fee.
Love your enemies, for they tell you your faults.
Well done, is better than well said.
He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.
Cure the disease and kill the patient.
Hope is a waking dream.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
No notice is taken of a little evil, but when it increases it strikes the eye.
Most people would rather give than get affection.
Man is by nature a political animal.
No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.
The law is reason, free from passion.
The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
Anyone can become angry -- that is easy. But to be angry with the right person, to the right degree, at the right time, for the right purpose, and in the right way -- this is not easy.
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
I have great faith in fools; My friends call it self-confidence.
I have no faith in human perfectibility. I think that human exertion will have no appreciable effect upon humanity. Man is now only more active --not more happy --nor more wise, than he was 6000 years ago.
All that we see or seem, is but a dream within a dream.
To him who looks upon the world rationally, the world in its turn presents a rational aspect. The relation is mutual.
The learner always begins by finding fault, but the scholar sees the positive merit in everything.
If you want to love you must serve, if you want freedom you must die.
The irrationality of a thing is no argument against its existence, rather a condition of it.
What doesn't kill us makes us stronger.
How people keep correcting us when we are young! There is always some bad habit or other they tell us we ought to get over. Yet most bad habits are tools to help us through life.
Whatever is done for love always occurs beyond good and evil.
One must learn to love oneself with a wholesome and healthy love, so that one can bear to be with oneself and need not roam.
He who lives by fighting with an enemy has an interest in the preservation of the enemy's life.
Existence really is an imperfect tense that never becomes a present.
There are no facts, only interpretations.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
Fear is the mother of morality.
Everything in woman hath a solution. It is called pregnancy.
And if your friend does evil to you, say to him, I forgive you for what you did to me, but how can I forgive you for what you did to yourself?
We are franker towards others than towards ourselves.
What is rational is actual, and what is actual is rational.
Truth in philosophy means that concept and external reality correspond.
We may affirm absolutely that nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion.
Medicine heals doubts as well as diseases.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
The only antidote to mental suffering is physical pain.
We never become really and genuinely our entire and honest selves until we are dead -- and not then until we have been dead years and years. People ought to start dead and then they would be honest so much earlier.
Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
I believe that our Heavenly Father invented man because he was disappointed in the monkey.
It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.
There is only one good -- knowledge; and only one evil -- ignorance.
Call no man unhappy until he is married.
One thing only I know, and that is that I know nothing.
By all means marry. If you get a good wife you will become happy, and if you get a bad one you will become a philosopher.
Do not be angry with me if I tell you the truth
Slanderers do not hurt me because they do not hit me.
I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity.
Education is the art of making man ethical.
The history of the world is none other than the progress of the consciousness of freedom.
An idea is always a generalization, and generalization is a property of thinking. To generalize means to think.
The future influences the present just as much as the past.
Where does one not find that bland degeneration which beer produces in the spirit!
Every philosophy is the philosophy of some stage of life.
To forget one's purpose is the commonest form of stupidity.
After coming into contact with a religious man I always feel I must wash my hands.
Once spirit was God, then it became man, and now it is even becoming mob.
The most spiritual human beings, assuming they are the most courageous, also experience by far the most painful tragedies: but it is precisely for this reason that they honor life, because it brings against them its most formidable weapons.
Success has always been a great liar.
Beggars should be entirely abolished! Truly, it is annoying to give to them and annoying not to give to them.
It is always consoling to think of suicide: in that way one gets through many a bad night.
When we talk in company we lose our unique tone of voice, and this leads us to make statements which is no way correspond to our real thoughts.
There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophy.
Women are considered deep -- why? Because one can never discover any bottom to them. Women are not even shallow.
Two great European narcotics, alcohol and Christianity.
One should die proudly when it is no longer possible to live proudly.
Faith means not wanting to know what is true.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy
Man... cannot learn to forget, but hangs on the past: however far or fast he runs, that chain runs with him.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a new heaven first found the power thereto in his own hell.
The anarchist and the Christian have a common origin.
In Heaven all the interesting people are missing.
Man is no longer an artist, he has become a work of art.
We operate with nothing but things which do not exist, with lines, planes, bodies, atoms, divisible time, divisible space -- how should explanation even be possible when we first make everything into an image, into our own image!
You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.
Insanity in individuals is something rare -- but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs it is the rule.
The word Christianity is already a misunderstanding -- in reality there has been only one Christian, and he died on the Cross.
He who laughs best today, will also laugh last.
The most common lie is that which one lies to himself; lying to others is relatively an exception.
Let us beware of saying that death is the opposite of life. The living being is only a species of the dead, and a very rare species.
I love those who do not know how to live for today.
The best friend is likely to acquire the best wife, because a good marriage is based on the talent for friendship.
The true man wants two things: danger and play. For that reason he wants woman, as the most dangerous plaything.
For the woman, the man is a means: the end is always the child.

But wait... my book has more:

  • 1
  • 2
  • »
  • brittanynicole001's authors/films

    I haven't favorited any authors at the moment.

    brittanynicole001's tags

    I haven't favorited any tags at the moment.

    brittanynicole001's friends

    I haven't follow any friends at the moment.

    brittanynicole001's feelings

    I haven't rated any quotes at the moment.

    Get Quotes of the Day

    Your daily dose of thought, inspiration and motivation.