"It is better to be a coward for a minute than dead for the rest of your life."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"In the courtroom of the conscience, a case is always in progress."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Best friends don't ask you: "Is something wrong?" Best friends ask you: "Whats wrong?"."


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"A mind once stretched by a new idea never regains its original dimension."


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"Oh, to be seventy again!"


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"Change of fashion is the tax levied by the industry of the poor on the vanity of the rich."

Chamfort
Chamfort "Maxims and Considerations"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"It is not the answer that enlightens, but the question."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Men may move mountains, but ideas move men."


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"Sometimes one likes foolish people for their folly, better than wise people for their wisdom."

Elizabeth Gaskell
Elizabeth Gaskell "Wives and Daughters"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"My play was a complete success. The audience was a failure."


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"Courage is like a muscle. We strengthen it with use."


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"Knowledge is power, knowledge shared is power lost."


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"If you owe your bank a hundred pounds, you have a problem. But if you owe a million, it has."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The least of learning is done in the classrooms."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When you love a man, he becomes more than a body. His physical limbs expand, and his outline recedes, vanishes. He is rich and sweet and right. He is part of the world, the atmosphere, the blue sky and the blue water."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A revolution is an idea which has found its bayonets."


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"Advertising may be described as the science of arresting human intelligence long enough to get money from it."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Religion assures us that our afflictions shall have an end; she comforts us, she dries our tears, she promises us another life. On the contrary, in the abominable worship of atheism, human woes are the incense, death is the priest, a coffin the altar, and annihilation the Deity."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail."


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"If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find that we have lost the future."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A mere fact will never stop an Englishman."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"It's a dangerous business going out your front door."

J.R.R. Tolkien
J.R.R. Tolkien "The Fellowship of the Ring"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring — it was peace."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Earnestness is just stupidity sent to college."


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"Winning may not be everything, but losing has little to recommend it."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Fashions fade, style is eternal."


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"It is often said that men are ruled by their imaginations; but it would be truer to say they are governed by the weakness of their imaginations."

Walter Bagehot
Walter Bagehot "The English Constitution"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Teach a child what is wise, that is morality. Teach him what is wise and beautiful, that is religion!"

Aldous Huxley
Aldous Huxley "Aphorisms and Reflections"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Poetry is the record of the best and happiest moments of the happiest and best minds."

Percy Bysshe Shelley
Percy Bysshe Shelley "A Defence of Poetry"

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"There is nothing more dangerous than the conscience of a bigot."


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"The future belongs to those who give the next generation reason for hope."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The shortest answer is doing."


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"The best plan is no plan at all, then everything goes according to the plan."


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"Idleness is not doing nothing. Idleness is being free to do anything."


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"In fact nothing is said that has not been said before."

Terence
Terence "Eunuchus"

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"I believe in looking reality straight in the eye and denying it."


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"To depend on a stranger, blindness in both eyes."


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"No matter what side of the argument you are on, you always find people on your side that you wish were on the other."


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"Children suck the mother when they are young and the father when they are old."


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"The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak."


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"Nobody bores any man as much as an unhappy female."


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"Time is a great legalizer, even in the field of morals."


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"Happy is the man who hath never known what it is to taste of fame - to have it is a purgatory, to want it is a Hell!"


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We can't command our love, but we can our actions."

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When the solution is simple, God is answering."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference which is, at least, half infidelity."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)