Random Quotations

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We are indeed much more than what we eat, but what we eat can nevertheless help us to be much more than what we are.
Adelle Davis (1904 - 1974)
Question how much freedom your path affords you. Be utterly ruthless about it.
It's your freedom that will get you to where you want to go.
Hugh Macleod, How To Be Creative: 11, 08-22-04
Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists of not exceeding the limit.
Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)
Don't stay long when the husband is not at home.
Japanese Proverb
Acceptance is not submission; it is acknowledgment of the facts of a situation. Then deciding what you're going to do about it.
Kathleen Casey Theisen
Wars teach us not to love our enemies, but to hate our allies.
W. L. George
No one can earn a million dollars honestly.
William Jennings Bryan (1860 - 1925)
I was gratified to be able to answer promptly. I said I don't know.
Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)
A joke's a very serious thing.
Charles Churchill, "The Ghost", 1762
The best way out is always through.
Robert Frost (1874 - 1963)
There are 350 varieties of shark, not counting loan and pool.
L. M. Boyd
Without tenderness, a man is uninteresting.
Marlene Dietrich (1901 - 1992)
Delay always breeds danger; and to protract a great design is often to ruin it.
Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)
I am interested in the homeless, but they're a symptom. You're treating a symptom and the disease rages on and consumes the human race. I'm talking about an overhaul of the system: putting power in different hands.
Joss Whedon, Zack Whedon, Maurissa Tancharoen, and Jed Whedon, Dr. Horrible's Sing Along Blog, 2008
Real, constructive mental power lies in the creative thought that shapes your destiny, and your hour-by-hour mental conduct produces power for change in your life. Develop a train of thought on which to ride. The nobility of your life as well as your happiness depends upon the direction in which that train of thought is going.
Laurence J. Peter (1919 - 1988)
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been owing more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
Isaac Newton (1642 - 1727)
Three o'clock is always too late or too early for anything you want to do.
Jean-Paul Sartre (1905 - 1980), Nausea (1938) "Vendredi"
Use soft words and hard arguments.
English Proverb
If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe.
Carl Sagan (1934 - 1996)
It is bitter to lose a friend to evil, before one loses him to death.
Mary Renault, The Praise Singer, 1978
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MM's Cynical Quotes LM's Motivational Quotes Classic Quotes
Cole's Quotables Rand Lindsly's Quotes Poor Man's College
alt.quotations Archives 20th Century Quotations Quotations by Women
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