"Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny."


Rating: 2.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Life has no limitations, except the ones you make."


Rating: 2.83 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Sometimes a man has to go through hell to turn to an angel."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 6)

"He who angers you conquers you."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Marriage certificate is just another word for a work permit."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I'm not smart enough to lie."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Power is given only to those who dare to lower themselves and pick it up. Only one thing matters, one thing; to be able to dare!"

Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky
Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky "Crime and Punishment"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"All animals, except man, know that the principal business of life is to enjoy it."

Samuel Butler
Samuel Butler "The Way of All Flesh"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Conscience and cowardice are really the same things. Conscience is the trade name of the firm, that is all."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Boys will be boys, and so will a lot of middle-aged men."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"An unjust law is itself a species of violence."

Mahatma Gandhi
Mahatma Gandhi "Non-Violence in Peace and War"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Takers may sometimes eat better, but givers always sleep better."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"He preaches well that lives well."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"International business may conduct its operations with scraps of paper, but the ink it uses is human blood."

Eric Ambler
Eric Ambler "A Coffin for Dimitrios"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The pessimist complains about the direction of the wind, the optimist expects the direction to change, but the leader simply adjusts the sails!"


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"An elephant. A mouse built to government specifications."

Robert A. Heinlein
Robert A. Heinlein "Time Enough for Love"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I always like to know everything about my new friends, and nothing about my old ones."

Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde "The Picture of Dorian Gray"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Morality comes with the sad wisdom of age, when the sense of curiosity has withered."

Graham Greene
Graham Greene "A Sort of Life"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once."

William Shakespeare Julius Caesar
William Shakespeare Julius Caesar

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A mule will labor ten years willingly and patiently for you, for the privilege of kicking you once."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Making a book is a craft, like making a clock; it needs more than native wit to be an author."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Religion, like poetry, is not a mere idea, it is expression. The self-expression of God is in the endless variety of creation [...]."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Life begins at forty."

Walter B. Pitkin
Walter B. Pitkin "Life begins at forty"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Nationality is respectable only when it is on the defence, when it is waging wars of liberation it is sacred; when those of domination it is accursed."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Frustrate a Frenchman, he will drink himself to death; an Irishman, he will die of angry hypertension; a Dane, he will shoot himself; an American, he will get drunk, shoot you, then establish a million dollar aid program for your relatives. Then he will die of an ulcer."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"One should never trust a person who, while assuring you of something, puts his hands on his heart."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Always do the things you fear the most. Courage is an acquired taste, like caviar."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"If you reveal your secrets to the wind you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"History shows that there are no invincible armies and that there never have been."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Education costs money, but then so does ignorance."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"God provides the wind, but man must raise the sails."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Sin is like a mountain with two aspects according to whether it is viewed before or after it has been reached: yet both aspects are real."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Prayer opens the heart to God, and it is the means by which the soul, though empty, is filled by God."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Television knows no night. It is perpetual day. TV embodies our fear of the dark, of night, of the other side of things."

Jean Baudrillard
Jean Baudrillard "Cool Memories"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Today, the degradation of the inner life is symbolized by the fact that the only place sacred from interruption is the private toilet."

Lewis Mumford
Lewis Mumford "The Culture of Cities"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A man must eat a peck of salt with his friend, before he knows him."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The first requirement of a statesman is that he be dull. This is not always easy to achieve."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Peace begins with a smile."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Be at peace with yourself first and then you will be able to bring peace to others."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The opposite of talking isn't listening. The opposite of talking is waiting."

Fran Lebowitz
Fran Lebowitz "Social Studies"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Canada is a country built against any common, geographic, historic or cultural sense."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Panic: A highly underrated capacity thanks to which individuals are able to indicate clearly that something is wrong... Given their head, most humans panic with great dignity and imagination. This can be called democratic expression or practical common sense."

John Ralston Saul
John Ralston Saul "The Doubter's Companion"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)