cgne - Feed http://quotationsbook.com/ Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[By trying we can easily learn to endure adversity. Another man's, I mean.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1151/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1151/ <![CDATA[Annihilation has no terrors for me, because I have already tried it before I was born --a hundred million years --and I have suffered more in an hour, in this life, than I remember to have suffered in the whole hundred million years put together. There was a peace, a serenity, an absence of all sense of responsibility, an absence of worry, an absence of care, grief, perplexity; and the presence of a deep content and unbroken satisfaction in that hundred million years of holiday which I look back upon with a tender longing and with a grateful desire to resume, when the opportunity comes.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10092/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10092/ <![CDATA[Why is it that we rejoice at birth and grieve at a funeral? It is because we are not the person involved.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10093/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10093/ <![CDATA[When a person cannot deceive himself the chances are against his being able to deceive other people.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10248/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10248/ <![CDATA[Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10249/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10249/ <![CDATA[What is there that confers the noblest delight? What is that which swells a man's breast with pride above that which any other experience can bring to him? Discovery! To know that you are walking where none others have walked; that you are beholding what human eye has not seen before; that you are breathing a virgin atmosphere. To give birth to an idea, to discover a great thought -- an intellectual nugget, right under the dust of a field that many a brain-plough had gone over before. To find a new planet, to invent a new hinge, to find a way to make the lightning carry your messages. To be the first -- that is the idea.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11119/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11119/ <![CDATA[Do something every day that you don't want to do. This is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11716/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11716/ <![CDATA[I have never taken any exercise except sleeping and resting.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13201/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13201/ <![CDATA[Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13666/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13666/