08ebreeding - Feed http://quotationsbook.com/ Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[Men in general judge more from appearances than from reality. All men have eyes, but few have the gift of penetration.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21842/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21842/ <![CDATA[Benefits should be conferred gradually; and in that way they will taste better.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/14677/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/14677/ <![CDATA[It is better to be feared than loved, if you cannot be both.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/14804/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/14804/ <![CDATA[Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/18637/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/18637/ <![CDATA[We must combine the toughness of the serpent with the softness of the dove, a tough mind and a tender heart.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/26478/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/26478/ <![CDATA[Men shrink less from offending one who inspires love than one who inspires fear.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/22880/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/22880/ <![CDATA[The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/32752/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/32752/ <![CDATA[One change always leaves the way open for the establishment of others.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/5747/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/5747/ <![CDATA[There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/41064/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/41064/ <![CDATA[The fact is that a man who wants to act virtuously in every way necessarily comes to grief among so many who are not virtuous.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40695/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40695/ <![CDATA[Princes and governments are far more dangerous than other elements within society.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/9696/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/9696/ <![CDATA[Tardiness often robs us opportunity, and the dispatch of our forces.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33079/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33079/ <![CDATA[The beauty of the past is that it is the past. The beauty of the now is to know it. The beauty of the future is to see where one is going.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/29397/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/29397/ <![CDATA[In those days he was wiser than he is now -- he used frequently to take my advice.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1261/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1261/ <![CDATA[We are happier in many ways when we are old than when we were young. The young sow wild oats. The old grow sage.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1460/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1460/ <![CDATA[Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/37770/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/37770/ <![CDATA[Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/34824/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/34824/ <![CDATA[The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/34819/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/34819/ <![CDATA[No age seemed the age of romance to itself.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/34821/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/34821/ <![CDATA[Rather would I have the love songs of romantic ages, rather Don Juan and Madame Venus, rather an elopement by ladder and rope on a moonlight night, followed by the father's curse, mother's moans, and the moral comments of neighbors, than correctness and propriety measured by yardsticks.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/34825/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/34825/ <![CDATA[The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/22367/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/22367/ <![CDATA[Might, could, would --they are contemptible auxiliaries.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/22366/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/22366/ <![CDATA[A toddling little girl is a center of common feeling which makes the most dissimilar people understand each other.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/16856/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/16856/ <![CDATA[In the vain laughter of folly wisdom hears half its applause.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/15361/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/15361/ <![CDATA[Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say, abstains from giving us wordy evidence of the fact.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13624/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13624/ <![CDATA[But human experience is usually paradoxical, that means incongruous with the phrases of current talk or even current philosophy.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13354/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13354/ <![CDATA[Nothing is so good as it seems beforehand.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13254/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13254/ <![CDATA[No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in, and make no effort to escape from.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/12833/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/12833/ <![CDATA[What quarrel, what harshness, what unbelief in each other can subsist in the presence of a great calamity, when all the artificial vesture of our life is gone, and we are all one with each other in primitive mortal needs?]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11036/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11036/ <![CDATA[Renunciation remains sorrow, though a sorrow borne willingly.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/118/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/118/ <![CDATA[A supreme love, a motive that gives a sublime rhythm to a woman's life, and exalts habit into partnership with the soul's highest needs, is not to be had where and how she wills.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24518/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24518/ <![CDATA[Great feelings will often take the aspect of error, and great faith the aspect of illusion.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/2704/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/2704/ <![CDATA[A difference of taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/19836/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/19836/ <![CDATA[No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/25117/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/25117/ <![CDATA[The falling out of faithful friends, renewing is of love.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33344/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33344/ <![CDATA[One way of getting an idea of our fellow-countrymen's miseries is to go and look at their pleasures.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33728/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33728/ <![CDATA[In all private quarrels the duller nature is triumphant by reason of dullness.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33345/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33345/ <![CDATA[Quarrel? Nonsense; we have not quarreled. If one is not to get into a rage sometimes, what is the good of being friends?]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33346/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33346/ <![CDATA[What makes life dreary is the want of a motive.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33199/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33199/ <![CDATA[The only failure a man ought to fear is failure in cleaving to the purpose he sees to be best.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33200/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33200/ <![CDATA[Our passions do not live apart in locked chambers but dress in their small wardrobe of notions, bring their provisions to a common table and mess together, feeding out of the common store according to their appetite.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/29243/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/29243/ <![CDATA[Certainly, the mistakes that we male and female mortals make when we have our own way might fairly raise some wonder that we're so fond of it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/28469/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/28469/ <![CDATA[Where women love each other, men learn to smother their mutual dislike.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/26198/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/26198/ <![CDATA[Constantly choosing the lesser of two evils is still choosing evil.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6497/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6497/ <![CDATA[Between two evils, choose neither; between two goods, choose both.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6482/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6482/ <![CDATA[Even as a tortoise draws in its limbs, the wise can draw in their senses at will.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6462/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6462/ <![CDATA[It's so hard when I have to, And so easy when I want to.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6460/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6460/ <![CDATA[I can elect to change all thoughts that hurt.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6452/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6452/ <![CDATA[Russia has abolished God, but so far God has been tolerant.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/27908/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/27908/ <![CDATA[No one ever went broke by saying no too often.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6517/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6517/ <![CDATA[I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I'm going to be happy in it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6518/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6518/ <![CDATA[We'd all like to vote for the best man, but he's never a candidate.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40923/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40923/ <![CDATA[A straw vote only shows which way the hot air blows.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40922/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40922/ <![CDATA[The average man votes below himself; he votes with half a mind or a hundredth part of one. A man ought to vote with the whole of himself, as he worships or gets married. A man ought to vote with his head and heart, his soul and stomach, his eye for faces and his ear for music; also (when sufficiently provoked) with his hands and feet. If he has ever seen a fine sunset, the crimson color of it should creep into his vote. The question is not so much whether only a minority of the electorate votes. The point is that only a minority of the voter votes.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40919/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40919/ <![CDATA[If you want to sing out, sing out, and if you want to be free, be free, cause there's a million ways to be, you know that there are...]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6551/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6551/ <![CDATA[If you choose not to decide, you still have made a choice.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6534/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6534/ <![CDATA[The more equally attractive two alternatives seem, the harder it can be to choose between them -- no matter that, to the same degree, the choice can only matter less.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6532/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6532/ <![CDATA[A shocking occurrence ceases to be shocking when it occurs daily.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/14218/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/14218/ <![CDATA[A man's home is his wife's castle.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/19198/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/19198/ <![CDATA[Memory is the thing you forget with.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/25942/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/25942/ <![CDATA[The banalities of a great man pass for wit.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/41740/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/41740/ <![CDATA[What is an adult? A child blown up by age.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/922/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/922/ <![CDATA[We have not passed that subtle line between childhood and adulthood until we move from the passive voice to the active voice -- that is, until we have stopped saying It got lost, and say, I lost it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/924/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/924/ <![CDATA[A boy becomes an adult three years before his parents think he does, and about two years after he thinks he does.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/925/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/925/ <![CDATA[Children show scars like medals. Lovers use them as secrets to reveal. A scar is what happens when the word is made flesh.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21011/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21011/ <![CDATA[Reject your sense of injury and the injury itself disappears.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21008/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21008/ <![CDATA[To live is to hurt others, and through others, to hurt oneself. Cruel earth! How can we manage not to touch anything? To find what ultimate exile?]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21009/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21009/ <![CDATA[It is best to love wisely, no doubt: but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/20833/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/20833/ <![CDATA[One does not kill oneself for love of a woman, but because love -- any love -- reveals us in our nakedness, our misery, our vulnerability, our nothingness.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/20830/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/20830/ <![CDATA[There aren't many irritations to match the condescension which a woman metes out to a man who she believes has loved her vainly for the past umpteen years.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/20828/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/20828/ <![CDATA[No one can build his security upon the nobleness of another person.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/20704/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/20704/ <![CDATA[Age does not depend upon years, but upon temperament and health. Some men are born old, and some never grow up.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1493/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1493/ <![CDATA[Thoughts lead on to purposes; purposes go forth in action; actions form habits; habits decide character; and character fixes our destiny.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10739/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10739/ <![CDATA[Tact is the art of making guests feel at home when that's really where you wish they were.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/38100/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/38100/ <![CDATA[Each relationship nurtures a strength or weakness within you.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33847/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33847/ <![CDATA[Long-term commitment to an intimate relationship with one person of whatever sex is an essential need that people have in order to breed the qualities out of which nurturing thought can rise.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33844/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33844/ <![CDATA[There is no substitute for the comfort supplied by the utterly taken-for-granted relationship.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33845/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33845/ <![CDATA[We are never more discontented with others than when we are discontented with ourselves.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33809/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33809/ <![CDATA[Constant togetherness is fine -- but only for Siamese twins.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33814/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33814/ <![CDATA[People must be taken as they are, and we should never try make them or ourselves better by quarreling with them.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33817/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33817/ <![CDATA[The formula for achieving a successful relationship is simple: you should treat all disasters as if they were trivialities but never treat a triviality as if it were a disaster.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33824/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33824/ <![CDATA[It is easier to live through someone else than to become complete yourself.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33836/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33836/ <![CDATA[The woman who thinks she is intelligent demands equal rights with men. A woman who is intelligent does not.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21304/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21304/ <![CDATA[Shall we never have done with that cliche, so stupid that it could only be human, about the sympathy of animals for man when he is unhappy? Animals love happiness almost as much as we do. A fit of crying disturbs them, they'll sometimes imitate sobbing, and for a moment they'll reflect our sadness. But they flee unhappiness as they flee fever, and I believe that in the long run they are capable of boycotting it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/2566/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/2566/ <![CDATA[A pretty little collection of weaknesses and a terror of spiders are our indispensable stock-in-trade with the men.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/26180/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/26180/ <![CDATA[Among all the modernized aspects of the most luxurious of industries, the model, a vestige of voluptuous barbarianism, is like some plunder-laden prey. She is the object of unbridled regard, a living bait, the passive realization of an ideal. No other female occupation contains such potent impulses to moral disintegration as this one, applying as it does the outward signs of riches to a poor and beautiful girl.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/26822/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/26822/ <![CDATA[Look for a long time at what pleases you, and a longer time at what pains you.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/30601/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/30601/ <![CDATA[To a poet, silence is an acceptable response, even a flattering one.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/30691/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/30691/ <![CDATA[I know nothing more mocking than a devil that despairs.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10844/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10844/ <![CDATA[A dimple on the chin, the devil within.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/2739/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/2739/ <![CDATA[The devil's name is dullness.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4897/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4897/ <![CDATA[Smile, for everyone lacks self-confidence and more than any other one thing a smile reassures them.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/7864/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/7864/ <![CDATA[Conversation would be vastly improved by the constant use of four simple words: I do not know.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8441/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8441/ <![CDATA[The true spirit of conversation consists in building on another man's observation, not overturning it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8411/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8411/ <![CDATA[Reply to wit with gravity, and to gravity with wit.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8417/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8417/ <![CDATA[I find we are growing serious, and then we are in great danger of being dull.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8418/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8418/ <![CDATA[Has there ever been a society which has died of dissent? Several have died of conformity in our lifetime.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11184/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11184/ <![CDATA[In a democracy dissent is an act of faith. Like medicine, the test of its value is not in its taste, but its effects.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11189/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11189/ <![CDATA[I would like you to understand completely, also emotionally, that I'm a political detainee and will be a political prisoner, that I have nothing now or in the future to be ashamed of in this situation. That, at bottom, I myself have in a certain sense asked for this detention and this sentence, because I've always refused to change my opinion, for which I would be willing to give my life and not just remain in prison. That therefore I can only be tranquil and content with myself.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11190/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11190/ <![CDATA[You do not become a dissident just because you decide one day to take up this most unusual career. You are thrown into it by your personal sense of responsibility, combined with a complex set of external circumstances. You are cast out of the existing structures and placed in a position of conflict with them. It begins as an attempt to do your work well, and ends with being branded an enemy of society.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11191/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11191/ <![CDATA[The rule is perfect: in all matters of opinion our adversaries are insane.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11199/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11199/ <![CDATA[Discussion in America means dissent.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11198/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11198/ <![CDATA[If all mankind minus one, were of one opinion, and only one person were of the contrary opinion, mankind would be no more justified in silencing that one person, than he, if he had the power, would be justified in silencing mankind.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11196/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11196/ <![CDATA[The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40638/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40638/ <![CDATA[Most virtue is a demand for greater seduction.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40640/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40640/ <![CDATA[People praise virtue, but they hate it, they run away from it. It freezes you to death, and in this world you've got to keep your feet warm.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40665/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40665/ <![CDATA[Facts don't cease to exist because they are ignored.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13639/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13639/ <![CDATA[The most valuable of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it has to be done, whether you like it or not.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11944/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11944/ <![CDATA[Say nothing good of yourself, you will be distrusted; say nothing bad of yourself, you will be taken at your word.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8451/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8451/ <![CDATA[Reason guides but a small part of man, and the rest obeys feeling, true or false, and passion, good or bad.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/7956/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/7956/ <![CDATA[A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and a pebble in the hand of a fool.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33461/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33461/ <![CDATA[Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13413/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13413/ <![CDATA[Nothing vivifies, and nothing kills, like the emotions.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/12268/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/12268/ <![CDATA[The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/36811/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/36811/ <![CDATA[I can sympathize with people's pains, but not with their pleasures. There is something curiously boring about somebody else's happiness.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/18383/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/18383/ <![CDATA[We are living now, not in the delicious intoxication induced by the early successes of science, but in a rather grisly morning-after, when it has become apparent that what triumphant science has done hitherto is to improve the means for achieving unimproved or actually deteriorated ends.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/35187/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/35187/ <![CDATA[The quality of moral behavior varies in inverse ratio to the number of human beings involved.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/27294/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/27294/ <![CDATA[Man approaches the unattainable truth through a succession of errors.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/26727/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/26727/ <![CDATA[An atheist is a person who has no invisible means of support]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/3419/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/3419/ <![CDATA[To his dog, every man is Napoleon; hence the constant popularity of dogs.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/31206/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/31206/ <![CDATA[Science has explained nothing; the more we know the more fantastic the world becomes and the profounder the surrounding darkness.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/35186/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/35186/ <![CDATA[Those who believe that they are exclusively in the right are generally those who achieve something.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/35438/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/35438/ <![CDATA[Most human beings have an infinite capacity for taking things for granted.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/2658/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/2658/ <![CDATA[Music is the refuge of souls ulcerated by happiness.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/27599/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/27599/ <![CDATA[Reason is a whore, surviving by simulation, versatility, and shamelessness.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33622/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33622/ <![CDATA[Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/27572/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/27572/ <![CDATA[No human beings more dangerous than those who have suffered for a belief: the great persecutors are recruited from the martyrs not quite beheaded. Far from diminishing the appetite for power, suffering exasperates it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/25609/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/25609/ <![CDATA[Impossible to spend sleepless nights and accomplish anything: if, in my youth, my parents had not financed my insomnias, I should surely have killed myself.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21145/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21145/ <![CDATA[Great persecutors are recruited among martyrs whose heads haven't been cut off.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/25608/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/25608/ <![CDATA[Progress is the injustice each generation commits with regard to its predecessors.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21024/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21024/ <![CDATA[To want fame is to prefer dying scorned than forgotten.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/14117/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/14117/ <![CDATA[When you have understood that nothing is, that things do not even deserve the status of appearances, you no longer need to be saved, you are saved, and miserable forever.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/34987/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/34987/ <![CDATA[Let them hate, so long as they fear.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/31588/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/31588/ <![CDATA[It is always in season for old men to learn.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/22986/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/22986/ <![CDATA[When one is willing and eager, the Gods join in.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/41359/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/41359/ <![CDATA[Death is softer by far than tyranny.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40113/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/40113/ <![CDATA[The reward of suffering is experience.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/962/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/962/ <![CDATA[True wisdom is less presuming than folly. The wise man doubteth often, and changeth his mind; the fool is obstinate, and doubteth not; he knoweth all things but his own ignorance.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11327/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11327/ <![CDATA[Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1240/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1240/ <![CDATA[Appearances are deceptive.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/2689/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/2689/ <![CDATA[No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21937/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/21937/