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Quotes: 81 - 100 of 1980 Pages: First ... Previous 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Next ... Last
28.12.2018
In lazy apathy let stoics boast Their virtue fixed: 'tis fixed as in a frost; Contracted all, retiring to the breast; But strength of mind is exercise, not rest
Alexander Pope
(Uncategorized)
27.12.2018
Fear is the lengthened shadow of ignorance.
Arnold H. Glasgow
(Fear)
26.12.2018
O! I am fortune's fool!
William Shakespeare
(Uncategorized)
25.12.2018
Childhood: the period of human life intermediate between the idiocy of infancy and the folly of youth - two removes from the sin of manhood and three from the remorse of age.
Ambrose Bierce
(Childhood)
24.12.2018
Pain pays the income of each precious thing.
William Shakespeare
(Uncategorized)
23.12.2018
And there was a great famine in Samaria: and, behold, they besieged it, until an ass's head was sold for fourscore pieces of silver, and the fourth part of a cab of dove's dung for five pieces of silver.
Bible
(Uncategorized)
22.12.2018
And the ark of God remained with the family of Obededom in his house three months. And the LORD blessed the house of Obededom, and all that he had.
Bible
(Uncategorized)
21.12.2018
There is absolutely no inevitability as long as there is a willingness to contemplate what is happening.
Marshall McLuhan
(Uncategorized)
20.12.2018
Yesterday I dared to struggle. Today I dare to win.
Bernadette Devlin
(Uncategorized)
19.12.2018
The calmest husbands make the stormiest wives
Thomas Dekker
(Uncategorized)
18.12.2018
Men are contented to be laughed at for their wit, but not for their folly
Jonathan Swift
(Men)
17.12.2018
It is a tremendous act of violence to begin anything. I am not able to begin. I simply skip what should be the beginning.
Rainer Maria Rilke
(Uncategorized)
16.12.2018
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes : chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, desire.
Aristotle
(ActionChance)
15.12.2018
Retirement without the love of letters is a living burial
Seneca
(Uncategorized)
14.12.2018
Did not Achan the son of Zerah commit a trespass in the accursed thing, and wrath fell on all the congregation of Israel? and that man perished not alone in his iniquity.
Bible
(Uncategorized)
13.12.2018
Those who have any intention of deviating from the beaten roads of life, and acquiring a reputation superior to names hourly swept away by time among the refuse of fame, should add to their reason and their spirit the power of persisting in their pur
Samuel Johnson
(Fame)
12.12.2018
Words must surely be counted among the most powerful drugs man ever invented.
Leo Rosten
(Uncategorized)
11.12.2018
It ain't the heat; it's the humility.
Yogi Berra
(Uncategorized)
10.12.2018
And it shall be for a sign and for a witness unto the LORD of hosts in the land of Egypt: for they shall cry unto the LORD because of the oppressors, and he shall send them a saviour, and a great one, and he shall deliver them.
Bible
(Uncategorized)
09.12.2018
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons
Aristotle
(Virtue)
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