Sugar - Feed Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.]]> <![CDATA[It is better to trust the eyes rather than the ears.]]> <![CDATA[Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.]]> <![CDATA[When a man is wrong and won't admit it, he always gets angry.]]> <![CDATA[Don't talk about yourself; it will be done when you leave.]]> <![CDATA[Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you'll be able to see farther.]]> <![CDATA[Math is like love -- a simple idea but it can get complicated.]]> <![CDATA[Strange to see how a good dinner and feasting reconciles everybody.]]> <![CDATA[There is no aphrodisiac like innocence.]]> <![CDATA[Do good to your friends to keep them, to your enemies to win them.]]> <![CDATA[Happiness is a hard thing because it is achieved only by making others happy.]]> <![CDATA[A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.]]> <![CDATA[The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.]]> <![CDATA[Power is like being a lady... if you have to tell people you are, you aren't.]]> <![CDATA[The heart always sees before than the head can see.]]> <![CDATA[Personality is to a man what perfume is to a flower.]]> <![CDATA[Personality is a mask you believe in.]]> <![CDATA[The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude.]]> <![CDATA[Courage consists not in hazarding without fear; but being resolutely minded in a just cause.]]> <![CDATA[If evil be spoken of you and it be true, correct yourself, if it be a lie, laugh at it.]]> <![CDATA[Before you speak ask yourself if what you are going to say is true, is kind, is necessary, is helpful. If the answer is no, maybe what you are about to say should be left unsaid.]]> <![CDATA[Get away from the crowd when you can. Keep yourself to yourself, if only for a few hours daily.]]> <![CDATA[It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.]]> <![CDATA[It is all right letting yourself go, as long as you can get yourself back.]]> <![CDATA[Realize that true happiness lies within you. Waste no time and effort searching for peace and contentment and joy in the world outside. Remember that there is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving. Reach out. Share. Smile. Hug. Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself.]]> <![CDATA[Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.]]> <![CDATA[So many worlds, so much to do, so little done, such things to be.]]> <![CDATA[Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.]]> <![CDATA[Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.]]> <![CDATA[It's not what your are, it's what you don't become that hurts.]]> <![CDATA[You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.]]> <![CDATA[It takes two people to ruin a perfectly good day. First a person who says something downright nasty about you, and second, a dear friend who makes sure you hear about it immediately.]]> <![CDATA[My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.]]> <![CDATA[It is better of course to know useless things than to know nothing.]]> <![CDATA[Enjoying success requires the ability to adapt. Only by being open to change will you have a true opportunity to get the most from your talent.]]> <![CDATA[If you expect nothing, you're apt to be surprised. You'll get it.]]> <![CDATA[Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.]]> <![CDATA[Say nothing good of yourself, you will be distrusted; say nothing bad of yourself, you will be taken at your word.]]> <![CDATA[We wish to be happier than other people; and this is difficult, for we believe others to be happier than they are.]]> <![CDATA[When you meet up with a disagreeable person, never allow yourself to be upset. Say to yourself, if a dowdy like that can stand himself all his life, surely I can stand him for a few minutes.]]> <![CDATA[To fight fear, act. To increase fear -- wait, put off postpone.]]> <![CDATA[It's easy to have faith in yourself and have discipline when you're a winner, when you're number one. What you've got to have is faith and discipline when you're not yet a winner.]]> <![CDATA[Why did I want to win? because I didn't want to lose!]]> <![CDATA[How much of human life is lost in waiting.]]> <![CDATA[If we really love ourselves, everything in our life works.]]> <![CDATA[Rest is a good thing, but boredom is its brother.]]> <![CDATA[The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.]]> <![CDATA[So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.]]> <![CDATA[It's easier to go down a hill than up it but the view is much better at the top.]]> <![CDATA[You can't stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.]]> <![CDATA[Are you really listening... or are you just waiting for your turn to talk?]]> <![CDATA[Listen. Don't explain or justify.]]> <![CDATA[The best time for you to hold your tongue is the time you feel you must say something or bust.]]> <![CDATA[A man may fall many times but he won't be a failure until he says someone pushed him.]]> <![CDATA[We must have the courage to allow a little disorder in our lives.]]> <![CDATA[Life is very interesting if you make mistakes.]]> <![CDATA[We are apt to love praise, but not deserve it. But if we would deserve it, we must love virtue more than that.]]> <![CDATA[Happiness... is not a destination: it is a manner of traveling. Happiness is not an end in itself. It is a by-product of working, playing, loving and living.]]> <![CDATA[Speech is the gift of all, but the thought of few.]]> <![CDATA[There is only one class in the community that thinks more about money than the rich, and that is the poor. The poor can think of nothing else.]]> <![CDATA[I wasn't afraid to fail. Something good always comes out of failure.]]> <![CDATA[The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.]]> <![CDATA[It takes more than just a good looking body. You've got to have the heart and soul to go with it.]]> <![CDATA[Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy.]]> <![CDATA[Suffering! We owe to it all that is good in us, all that gives value to life; we owe to it pity, we owe to it courage, we owe to it all the virtues.]]> <![CDATA[It has taken me all my life to understand it is not necessary to understand everything.]]> <![CDATA[I am always going to be true to myself.]]> <![CDATA[The more experiments you make the better.]]> <![CDATA[Nothing is to be rated higher than the value of the day.]]> <![CDATA[When I see a bird that walks like a duck and swims like a duck and quacks like a duck, I call that bird a duck.]]> <![CDATA[I wish I knew what I know now before.]]> <![CDATA[There is no darkness, but ignorance.]]> <![CDATA[How awful to reflect that what people say of us is true!]]> <![CDATA[A lot of people do not muster the courage to live their dreams because they are afraid to die.]]> <![CDATA[Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered -- either by themselves or by others.]]> <![CDATA[In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.]]> <![CDATA[We fear things in proportion to our ignorance of them.]]> <![CDATA[Knowledge is knowing that we cannot know.]]> <![CDATA[Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations.]]> <![CDATA[True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen.]]> <![CDATA[Love doesn't make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.]]> <![CDATA[The will to do, the soul to dare.]]> <![CDATA[We must do the best we can with what we have.]]> <![CDATA[... if we wait for the moment when everything, absolutely everything is ready, we shall never begin.]]> <![CDATA[How easy to be amiable in the midst of happiness and success.]]> <![CDATA[Love is much like a wild rose, beautiful and calm, but willing to draw blood in its defense.]]> <![CDATA[We live in a rainbow of chaos.]]> <![CDATA[The more you know the less you need to say.]]> <![CDATA[Cure the disease and kill the patient.]]> <![CDATA[Strange as it may seem, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and formal education positively fortifies it.]]> <![CDATA[To many, total abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.]]> <![CDATA[Why ask why? If it's raining it just is.]]> <![CDATA[You are not very good if you are not better than your best friends imagine you to be.]]> <![CDATA[Truth is tough. It will not break, like a bubble, at the touch, nay, you may kick it about all day like a football, and it will be round and full at evening.]]> <![CDATA[I was trying to daydream, but my mind kept wandering.]]> <![CDATA[Before your dreams can come true, you have to have those dreams.]]> <![CDATA[We do not really feel grateful toward those who make our dreams come true; they ruin our dreams.]]> <![CDATA[There is certainly no absolute standard of beauty. That precisely is what makes its pursuit so interesting.]]> <![CDATA[Laugh, and the world laughs with you; Weep, and you weep alone; For the sad old earth must borrow its mirth, But has trouble enough of its own.]]> <![CDATA[Between good sense and good taste there lies the difference between a cause and its effect.]]> <![CDATA[The first thing I do in the morning is to make my bed and while I am making up my bed I am making up my mind as to what kind of a day I am going to have.]]> <![CDATA[A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.]]> <![CDATA[I like long walks, especially when they are taken by people who annoy me.]]> <![CDATA[When you have to make a choice and don't make it, that in itself is a choice.]]> <![CDATA[He that will be angry for anything will be angry for nothing.]]> <![CDATA[It's funny, isn't it? How your best friend can just blow up like that?]]> <![CDATA[The size of a man is measured by the size of the thing that makes him angry.]]> <![CDATA[The weak are more likely to make the strong weak than the strong are likely to make the weak strong.]]> <![CDATA[The superior man blames himself. The inferior man blames others.]]> <![CDATA[There is one way to handle the ignorant and malicious critic. Ignore him.]]> <![CDATA[When you choose the lesser of two evils, always remember that it is still an evil.]]> <![CDATA[Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.]]> <![CDATA[The most dramatic conflicts are perhaps, those that take place not between men but between a man and himself -- where the arena of conflict is a solitary mind.]]> <![CDATA[Do not mind anything that anyone tells you about anyone else. Judge everyone and everything for yourself.]]> <![CDATA[Accept everything about yourself -- I mean everything, You are you and that is the beginning and the end -- no apologies, no regrets.]]> <![CDATA[If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isn't part of ourselves doesn't disturb us.]]> <![CDATA[There is no happiness; there are only moments of happiness.]]> <![CDATA[The sure mark of one born with noble qualities is being born without envy.]]> <![CDATA[Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.]]> <![CDATA[It's not the drinking to be blamed, but the excess.]]> <![CDATA[My life has no purpose, no direction, no aim, no meaning, and yet I'm happy. I can't figure it out. What am I doing right.]]> <![CDATA[To find yourself, think for yourself.]]> <![CDATA[He that would be superior to external influences must first become superior to his own passions.]]> <![CDATA[An expert gossiper knows how much to leave out of a conversation.]]> <![CDATA[For the friendship of two, the patience of one is required.]]> <![CDATA[Truly great madness can not be achieved without significant intelligence.]]> <![CDATA[Revenge is always the weak pleasure of a little and narrow mind.]]> <![CDATA[Be vigilant; guard your mind against negative thoughts.]]> <![CDATA[Thought means life, since those who do not think so do not live in any high or real sense. Thinking makes the man.]]> <![CDATA[We should often be ashamed of our finest actions if the world understood all the motives behind them.]]> <![CDATA[False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.]]> <![CDATA[If only I had a little humility, I'd be perfect.]]> <![CDATA[Even if you do learn to speak correct English, whom are you going to speak it to?]]> <![CDATA[Good humor isn't a trait of character, it is an art which requires practice.]]> <![CDATA[Gossip is what no one claims to like, but everybody enjoys.]]> <![CDATA[I am easily satisfied with the very best.]]> <![CDATA[Do not attempt to do a thing unless you are sure of yourself; but do not relinquish it simply because someone else is not sure of you.]]> <![CDATA[He who believes in nobody knows that he himself is not to be trusted.]]> <![CDATA[What a life! True life is elsewhere. We are not in the world.]]> <![CDATA[Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you.]]> <![CDATA[Do not worry about whether or not the sun will rise. Be prepared to enjoy it.]]> <![CDATA[The greatest truths are the simplest, and so are the greatest men.]]> <![CDATA[When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.]]> <![CDATA[My hopes are not always realized, but I always hope.]]> <![CDATA[To gain that which is worth having, it may be necessary to lose everything else.]]> <![CDATA[Most people have to talk so they won't hear.]]> <![CDATA[The more you can dream, the more you can do.]]> <![CDATA[I used to be indecisive; now I'm not sure.]]> <![CDATA[The moment avoiding failure becomes your motivation, you're down the path of inactivity. You stumble only if you're moving.]]> <![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.]]>