noor - Feed Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[Each age has deemed the new-born year the fittest time for festal cheer.]]> <![CDATA[Chance is the one thing you can't buy. You have to pay for it and you have to pay for it with your life, spending a lot of time, you pay for it with time, not the wasting of time but the spending of time.]]> <![CDATA[To save time is to lengthen life.]]> <![CDATA[Life in the twentieth century is like a parachute jump; you have to get it right the first time.]]> <![CDATA[Family jokes, though rightly cursed by strangers, are the bond that keeps most families alive.]]> <![CDATA[The family is the test of freedom; because the family is the only thing that the free man makes for himself and by himself.]]> <![CDATA[Nature, time and patience are the three great physicians.]]> <![CDATA[Character is the sum and total of a person's choices.]]> <![CDATA[Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.]]> <![CDATA[Youth comes but once in a lifetime.]]> <![CDATA[When you meet a man, you judge him by his clothes; when you leave, you judge him by his heart.]]> <![CDATA[We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.]]> <![CDATA[We judge others by their behavior. We judge ourselves by our intentions.]]> <![CDATA[Talents are best nurtured in solitude. Character is best formed in the stormy billows of the world.]]> <![CDATA[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.]]> <![CDATA[Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.]]> <![CDATA[Life is like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you represents determinism; the way you play it is free will.]]> <![CDATA[The superficiality of the American is the result of his hustling. It needs leisure to think things out; it needs leisure to mature. People in a hurry cannot think, cannot grow, nor can they decay. They are preserved in a state of perpetual puerility.]]> <![CDATA[The busier we are the more leisure we have.]]> <![CDATA[In our leisure we reveal what kind of people we are.]]> <![CDATA[They talk of the dignity of work. The dignity is in leisure.]]> <![CDATA[Other countries drink to get drunk, and this is accepted by everyone; in France, drunkenness is a consequence, never an intention. A drink is felt as the spinning out of a pleasure, not as the necessary cause of an effect which is sought: wine is not only a philter, it is also the leisurely act of drinking.]]> <![CDATA[Anyone can be great with money. With money, greatness is not a talent but an obligation. The trick is to be great without money.]]> <![CDATA[Time will take your money, but money won't buy time.]]> <![CDATA[Time is more value than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.]]> <![CDATA[The best things in life are never rationed. Friendship, loyalty, and love. They do not require coupons.]]> <![CDATA[Don't make friends who are comfortable to be with. Make friends who will force you to lever yourself up.]]> <![CDATA[Leisure time should be an occasion for deep purpose to throb and for ideas to ferment. Where a man allows leisure to slip without some creative use, he has forfeited a bit of happiness.]]>