KNay - Feed Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[A woman's mind is cleaner than a man s: She changes it more often.]]> <![CDATA[For light I go directly to the Source of light, not to any of the reflections.]]> <![CDATA[Ordinary riches can be stolen, real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things that cannot be taken from you.]]> <![CDATA[False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces; but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports.]]> <![CDATA[If you don't learn to laugh at trouble, you won't have anything to laugh at when you grow old.]]> <![CDATA[If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.]]> <![CDATA[The phoenix hope, can wing her way through the desert skies, and still defying fortune's spite; revive from ashes and rise.]]> <![CDATA[Little progress can be made by merely attempting to repress what is evil. Our great hope lies in developing what is good.]]> <![CDATA[Never underestimate a man who overestimates himself.]]> <![CDATA[A wise man will make haste to forgive, because he knows the full value of time and will not suffer it to pass away in unnecessary pain.]]> <![CDATA[Modesty is the conscience of the body.]]> <![CDATA[Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.]]> <![CDATA[Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; but remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.]]> <![CDATA[Misfortunes tell us what fortune is.]]> <![CDATA[If the other person injures you, you may forget the injury; but if you injure him you will always remember.]]> <![CDATA[Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasure usually takes the form of me and now; joy is us and always.]]> <![CDATA[There is a time for work and a time for love. That leaves no other time.]]> <![CDATA[To live fully is to let go and die with each passing moment, and to be reborn in each new one.]]> <![CDATA[The destiny of any nation at any given time depends on the opinion of its young people, those under twenty-five.]]> <![CDATA[To buy books would be a good thing if we also could buy the time to read them.]]> <![CDATA[Action is the real measure of intelligence.]]> <![CDATA[More than an end to war, we want an end to the beginnings of all wars.]]> <![CDATA[Insanity is doing the same thing in the same way and expecting a different outcome.]]> <![CDATA[A hero is someone we can admire without apology.]]> <![CDATA[If a man knows not what harbor he seeks, any wind is the right wind.]]> <![CDATA[I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.]]> <![CDATA[One must be aware that one is continually being tested in what one wishes most in order to make clear whether one's heart is on earth or in heaven.]]> <![CDATA[There is nothing noble in being superior to some other person. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.]]> <![CDATA[There is properly no history; only biography.]]> <![CDATA[I knew what my job was; it was to go out and meet the people and love them.]]> <![CDATA[It is almost a definition of a gentleman to say that he is one who never inflicts pain.]]> <![CDATA[The deepest definition of youth is life as yet untouched by tragedy.]]> <![CDATA[There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness.]]> <![CDATA[If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.]]> <![CDATA[A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.]]> <![CDATA[Show me a guy who is afraid to look bad, and I'll show you a guy you can beat every time.]]> <![CDATA[To find a friend one must close one eye -- to keep him, two.]]> <![CDATA[When I was born I was so surprised I didn't talk for a year and a half.]]> <![CDATA[Are we controlled by our thoughts, or are we controlling our thoughts?]]> <![CDATA[True courage is like a kite; a contrary wind raises it higher.]]> <![CDATA[The person who does not know how to live while they are making a living is a poorer person after their wealth is won than when they started.]]> <![CDATA[While grief is fresh, every attempt to divert only irritates. You must wait till grief be digested, and then amusement will dissipate the remains of it.]]> <![CDATA[It is necessary to be slightly under employed if you are to do something significant.]]> <![CDATA[I maintain that, if everyone knew what others said about him, there would not be four friends in the world.]]> <![CDATA[We were two and had but one heart between us.]]> <![CDATA[Courage is fear that has said its prayers.]]> <![CDATA[The penalty good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by evil men.]]> <![CDATA[Where the willingness is great, the difficulties cannot be great.]]> <![CDATA[It is one of the most beautiful compensations in life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.]]> <![CDATA[The world breaks everyone and afterward many are stronger at the broken places.]]> <![CDATA[One's life has value so long as one attributes value to the life of others, by means of love, friendship, indignation and compassion.]]> <![CDATA[Surely the best way to meet the enemy is head on in the field and not wait till they plunder our very homes.]]> <![CDATA[It's never too late to have a happy childhood.]]> <![CDATA[A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.]]> <![CDATA[History repeats itself. That's one of the things wrong with history.]]> <![CDATA[Make no judgments where you have no compassion.]]> <![CDATA[When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.]]> <![CDATA[Words may show a man's wit but actions his meaning.]]> <![CDATA[Those who have mastered etiquette, who are entirely, impeccably right, would seem to arrive at a point of exquisite dullness.]]> <![CDATA[Long years must pass before the truths we have made for ourselves become our very flesh.]]> <![CDATA[I am in that temper that if I were under water I would scarcely kick to come to the top.]]> <![CDATA[If you focus on results, you will never change. If you focus on change, you will get results.]]> <![CDATA[Use your precious moments to live life fully every single second of every single day.]]> <![CDATA[Life may change, but it may fly not; Hope may vanish, but can die not; Truth be veiled, but still it burneth; Love repulsed, -- but it returneth.]]> <![CDATA[The gent who wakes up and finds himself a success hasn't been asleep.]]> <![CDATA[Great ideas need landing gear as well as wings.]]> <![CDATA[People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.]]> <![CDATA[What the world needs is more geniuses with humility, there are so few of us left.]]> <![CDATA[Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths theater.]]> <![CDATA[If you want to make an easy job seem mighty hard, just keep putting off doing it.]]> <![CDATA[A Victory without danger is a triumph without glory.]]> <![CDATA[Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I'll show you someone who has overcome adversity.]]> <![CDATA[Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be in the seasons, or in individuals, or in governments.]]> <![CDATA[When you do not know what you are doing and what you are doing is the best -- that is inspiration.]]> <![CDATA[An animal will always look for a person's intentions by looking them right in the eyes.]]> <![CDATA[The human race has improved everything, but the human race.]]> <![CDATA[The measure of a man is what he does with power.]]> <![CDATA[It always looks darkest just before it gets totally black.]]> <![CDATA[What was hard to suffer is sweet to remember.]]> <![CDATA[A man may fall many times but he won't be a failure until he says someone pushed him.]]> <![CDATA[A distracted existence leads us to no goal.]]> <![CDATA[It always takes a person much longer to tell you what he thinks than what he knows.]]> <![CDATA[Success comes from knowing that you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming.]]> <![CDATA[Middle age is when a guy keeps turning off lights for economical rather than romantic reasons.]]> <![CDATA[Choose your wife as you wish your children to be.]]> <![CDATA[Discovery consists of seeing what everybody has seen and thinking what nobody has thought.]]> <![CDATA[Seek not good from without: seek it within yourselves, or you will never find it.]]> <![CDATA[Change yourself and your work will seem different.]]> <![CDATA[There is danger when a man throws his tongue into high gear before he gets his brain a-going.]]> <![CDATA[One should never trust a woman who tells one her real age. A woman who would tell one that would tell one anything.]]> <![CDATA[I know God will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish that He didn't trust me so much.]]> <![CDATA[Chase your passion, not your pension.]]> <![CDATA[Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.]]> <![CDATA[Always remember when you are on top of the world , that the earth rotates every 24 hrs.]]> <![CDATA[Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.]]> <![CDATA[Success has made failures of many men.]]> <![CDATA[Make haste slowly.]]> <![CDATA[As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in his way.]]> <![CDATA[At no time is freedom of speech more precious than when a man hits his thumb with a hammer.]]> <![CDATA[Earth laughs in flowers.]]> <![CDATA[The family is the nucleus of civilization.]]> <![CDATA[Try to learn something about everything and everything about something.]]> <![CDATA[Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.]]> <![CDATA[To err is human; to admit it, superhuman.]]> <![CDATA[If humanity does not opt for integrity we are through completely. It is absolutely touch and go. Each one of us could make the difference.]]> <![CDATA[Business, more than any other occupation, is a continual dealing with the future; it is a continual calculation, an instinctive exercise in foresight.]]> <![CDATA[There never was a truly great man that was not at the same time truly virtuous.]]> <![CDATA[People need loving the most when they deserve it the least.]]> <![CDATA[The strength of a nation, especially of a republican nation, is in the intelligent and well ordered homes of the people.]]> <![CDATA[A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.]]> <![CDATA[God heals and the doctor takes the fee.]]> <![CDATA[He who opens a school door, closes a prison.]]> <![CDATA[It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan.]]> <![CDATA[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.]]> <![CDATA[One of the signs of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important.]]> <![CDATA[It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.]]> <![CDATA[A knowledge of men is the prime secret of business success.]]> <![CDATA[Diaper backward spells repaid. Think about it.]]> <![CDATA[Honest hearts produce honest actions.]]> <![CDATA[Happiness is a by-product. You cannot pursue it by itself.]]> <![CDATA[Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.]]> <![CDATA[Liberty is the only thing you cannot have unless you are willing to give it to others.]]> <![CDATA[Many a happiness in life, as many a disaster, can be due to chance, but the peace within us can never be governed by chance.]]> <![CDATA[The visible mark of extraordinary wisdom and power appear so plainly in all the works of creation.]]> <![CDATA[Energy and persistence alter all things.]]> <![CDATA[Stop trying to perfect your child, but keep trying to perfect your relationship with him.]]> <![CDATA[Work keeps at bay, three great evils -- boredom, vice and need.]]> <![CDATA[Love thy neighbor as thyself, but choose your neighborhood.]]> <![CDATA[Opera is when a guy gets stabbed in the back and instead of bleeding he sings.]]> <![CDATA[Competing in sports has taught me that if I'm not willing to give 120 percent, somebody else will.]]> <![CDATA[The only normal people are the one's you don't know very well.]]> <![CDATA[Good teaching must be slow enough so that it is not confusing, and fast enough so that it is not boring.]]> <![CDATA[When you cease to make a contribution, you begin to die.]]> <![CDATA[That man is richest whose pleasures are the cheapest.]]> <![CDATA[I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.]]> <![CDATA[Work and play are words used to describe the same thing under differing conditions.]]> <![CDATA[The secret of happiness is not in doing what one likes, but in liking what one does.]]> <![CDATA[If you haven't seen your wife smile at a traffic cop, you haven't seen her smile her prettiest.]]> <![CDATA[Behind every successful man is a proud wife and a surprised mother-in-law.]]> <![CDATA[The ultimate of being successful is the luxury of giving yourself the time to do what you want to do.]]> <![CDATA[Those that are firm in their will mold the world to themselves.]]> <![CDATA[The world is moved along not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker.]]> <![CDATA[Real love stories never have endings.]]> <![CDATA[God loves each of us as if there were only one of us.]]> <![CDATA[Darkness can not drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.]]> <![CDATA[A civilization is built on what is required of men, not on that which is provided for them.]]> <![CDATA[More gold has been mined from the thoughts of men than has been taken from the earth.]]> <![CDATA[Experience is one thing you can't get for nothing.]]> <![CDATA[You have not found your place until all your faculties are roused, and your whole nature consents and approves of the work you are doing.]]>