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Quotes: 21 - 40 of 1980 Pages: First Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Next ... Last
09.09.2020
The Creator has not thought proper to mark those in the forehead who are of stuff to make good generals. We are first, therefore, to seek them blindfold, and then let them learn the trade at the expense of great losses.
Thomas Jefferson
(Uncategorized)
08.09.2020
Speak not evil one of another, brethren. He that speaketh evil of his brother, and judgeth his brother, speaketh evil of the law, and judgeth the law: but if thou judge the law, thou art not a doer of the law, but a judge.
Bible
(Uncategorized)
07.09.2020
Rise early. It is the early bird that catches the worm. Don't be fooled by this absurd saw; I once knew a man who tried it. He got up at sunrise and a horse bit him.
Mark Twain
(Uncategorized)
06.09.2020
Few people have any next, they live from hand to mouth without a plan, and are always at the end of their line.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
(Uncategorized)
05.09.2020
HOPE, n. Desire and expectation rolled into one.
Ambrose Bierce
(Uncategorized)
04.09.2020
Thus saith the LORD; For three transgressions of Tyrus, and for four, I will not turn away the punishment thereof; because they delivered up the whole captivity to Edom, and remembered not the brotherly covenant: / But I will send a fire on the wall of Tyrus, which shall devour the palaces thereof.
Bible
(Uncategorized)
03.09.2020
Forty thousand brothers
Could not, with all their quantity of love,
Make up my sum.
William Shakespeare
(Uncategorized)
02.09.2020
Then Isaiah the son of Amoz sent to Hezekiah, saying, Thus saith the LORD God of Israel, That which thou hast prayed to me against Sennacherib king of Assyria I have heard.
Bible
(Uncategorized)
01.09.2020
Teaching is the only major occupation of man for which we have not yet developed tools that make an average person capable of competence and performance. In teaching we rely on the "naturals," the ones who somehow know how to teach.
Peter F. Drucker
(Teachers and teaching)
31.08.2020
There is no doubt: the study of man is just beginning, at the same time that his end is in sight.
Elias Canetti
(Uncategorized)
30.08.2020
Believing with you that religion is a matter which lies solely between man and his God, that he owes account to none other for his faith or his worship, that the legislative powers of government reach actions only, and not opinions, I contemplate wit
Thomas Jefferson
(Religion)
29.08.2020
Punk is not dead. Punk will only die when corporations can exploit and mass produce it.
Jello Biafra
(Uncategorized)
28.08.2020
And it came to pass, when she came to him, that she moved him to ask of her father a field: and she lighted from off her ass; and Caleb said unto her, What wilt thou? / And she said unto him, Give me a blessing: for thou hast given me a south land; give me also springs of water. And Caleb gave her the upper springs and the nether springs.
Bible
(Uncategorized)
27.08.2020
The thing about kids is that they express emotion. They don't hold back. If they want to cry, they cry, and if they are in a good mood, they're in a good mood.
Eddie Murphy
(Uncategorized)
26.08.2020
Your manuscript is both good and original, but the part that is good is not original and the part that is original is not good.
Samuel Johnson
(Books)
25.08.2020
Much effort, much prosperity.
Euripides
(Effort)
24.08.2020
But if the wicked turn from his wickedness, and do that which is lawful and right, he shall live thereby.
Bible
(Uncategorized)
23.08.2020
Enter into it this day because you disbelieved.
Quran
(Uncategorized)
22.08.2020
Hearken not unto them; serve the king of Babylon, and live: wherefore should this city be laid waste? / But if they be prophets, and if the word of the LORD be with them, let them now make intercession to the LORD of hosts, that the vessels which are left in the house of the LORD, and in the house of the king of Judah, and at Jerusalem, go not to Babylon.
Bible
(Uncategorized)
21.08.2020
Literature flourishes best when it is half trade and half an art.
Dean Inge
(Uncategorized)
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