List of all Quotes by Author
Abraham Lincoln <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
# Character is like a tree and reputation its shadow. The shadow is what we think it is and the tree is the real thing.
# I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.
# I’m a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn’t have the heart to let him down.
# Important principles may, and must, be inflexible.
# In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years
# My Best Friend is a person who will give me a book I have not read.
# Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.
# No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar.
# Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.
# Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves.
# When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That’s my religion.
# You can fool all the people some of the time, and some of the people all the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time.
# You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
Adam Smith <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All for ourselves, and nothing for other people, seems, in every age of the world, to have been the vile maxim of the masters of mankind.
# All money is a matter of belief.
# Every man lives by exchanging.
# Fear is in almost all cases a wretched instrument of government.
# Humanity is the virtue of a woman, generosity that of a man.
# Individual ambition serves the common good.
# Man is an animal that makes bargains: no other animal does this – no dog exchanges bones with another.
# Mercy to the guilty is cruelty to the innocent.
# Never complain of that of which it is at all times in your power to rid yourself.
# No society can surely be flourishing and happy of which by far the greater part of the numbers are poor and miserable.
# Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.
# The first thing you have to know is yourself. A man who knows himself can step outside himself and watch his own reactions like an observer.
# The real tragedy of the poor is the poverty of their aspirations.
# Virtue is more to be feared than vice, because its excesses are not subject to the regulation of conscience.
Aeschylus <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Call no man happy till he is dead.
# Death is softer by far than tyranny.
# Excessive fear is always powerless.
# For somehow this is tyranny’s disease, to trust no friends.
# From a small seed a mighty trunk may grow.
# God loves to help him who strives to help himself.
# Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.
# I know how men in exile feed on dreams.
# It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish.
# It is always in season for old men to learn.
# It is easy when we are in prosperity to give advice to the afflicted.
# It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered.
# Memory is the mother of all wisdom.
# My will is mine… I shall not make it soft for you.
# Obedience is the mother of success and is wedded to safety.
# Only through suffering do we learn.
# Success is man’s god.
# There is no avoidance in delay.
# There is no sickness worse for me than words that to be kind must lie.
# Time brings all things to pass.
# Time, as it grows old, teaches all things.
# To be free from evil thoughts is God’s best gift.
# To learn is to be young, however old.
# We spoil ourselves with scruples long as things go well.
# Wisdom comes through suffering.
# Words are the physicians of a mind diseased.
Aesop <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A liar will not be believed, even when he speaks the truth.
# After all is said and done, more is said than done.
# Appearances are often deceiving.
# Betray a friend, and you’ll often find you have ruined yourself.
# Better beans and bacon in peace than cakes and ale in fear.
# Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin.
# Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
# Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.
# He that is discontented in one place will seldom be happy in another.
# Injuries may be forgiven, but not forgotten.
# It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
# It is easy to despise what you cannot get.
# It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds.
# Little by little does the trick.
# Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
# No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
# Once a wolf, always a wolf.
# Outside show is a poor substitute for inner worth.
# Please all, and you will please none.
# Slow but steady wins the race.
# The injury we do and the one we suffer are not weighed in the same scales.
# The more you want, the more you stand to lose.
# The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
# Those who cry the loudest are not always the ones who are hurt the most.
# United we stand; divided we fall.
# Vices are their own punishment.
# We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
# Whoever neglects old friends for the sake of new deserves what he gets if he loses both.
Albert Einstein <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it.
# A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
# Anonymity is no excuse for stupidity.
# Any fool can know. The point is to understand.
# Body and soul are not two different things, but only two different ways of perceiving the same thing.
# Creativity is intelligence having fun.
# E=mc2 / E=mc^2 / E=mc²
# Everything must be made as simple as possible. But not simpler.
# Everything that men do or think concerns the satisfaction of the needs they feel or the escape from pain.
# Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.
# Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
# Human beings must have action; and they will make it if they cannot find it.
# I believe in intuitions and inspirations. I sometimes feel that I am right. I do not know that I am.
# I believe in one thing – that only a life lived for others is a life worth living.
# I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.
# If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.
# If you can’t explain it to a six year old, you don’t understand it yourself.
# If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.
# Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life’s coming attractions.
# Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
# Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
# Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.
# It is not that I’m so smart. But I stay with the questions much longer.
# It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
# Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.
# Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
# Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere!
# Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.
# Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.
# Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.
# Only two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former.
# Our situation on this earth seems strange.
# Philosophy is empty if it isn’t based on science. Science discovers, philosophy interprets.
# Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
# Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.
# The example of great and pure characters is the only thing that can produce fine ideas and noble deeds.
# The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
# The only source of knowledge is experience.
# The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.
# The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.
# The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
# The value of a man should be seen in what he gives and not in what he is able to receive.
# There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.
# We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
# Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
# What a betrayal of man’s dignity. He uses the highest gift, his mind, only ten percent, and his emotions and instincts ninety percent.
# When you sit with a nice girl for two hours you think it’s only a minute, but when you sit on a hot stove for a minute you think it’s two hours. That’s relativity.
# You never fail until you stop trying.
Alexander Graham Bell <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A man, as a general rule, owes very little to what he is born with – a man is what he makes of himself.
# America is a country of inventors, and the greatest of inventors are the newspaper men.
# Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.
# Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work in hand. The Sun’s rays do not burn until brought to a focus.
# I had made up my mind to find that for which I was searching even if it required the remainder of my life.
# I have always considered myself as an Agnostic.
# Mr. Watson – Come here – I want to see you.
# The most successful men in the end are those whose success is the result of steady accretion.
# The nation that secures control of the air will ultimately control the world.
# When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.
Alexander Pope <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A man should never be ashamed to own he has been in the wrong, which is but saying, in other words, that he is wiser today than he was yesterday.
# Absent or dead, still let a friend be dear.
# Act well your part; there all the honour lies.
# An honest man is the noblest work of God.
# At every word a reputation dies.
# Beauties in vain their pretty eyes may roll; Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
# Blessed is the man who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
# Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
# If you want to know what God thinks about money just look at the people He gives it to.
# No woman ever hates a man for being in love with her, but many a woman hate a man for being a friend to her.
# To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.
# To err is human, to forgive, divine.
# What Reason weaves, by Passion is undone.
# Woman’s at best a contradiction still.
Alexander Pushkin <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A deception that elevates us is dearer than a host of low truths.
# As long as there is one heart on Earth where I still live, my memory will not die.
# Ballet is a dance executed by the human soul.
# Don’t be sad, don’t be angry, if life deceives you! Submit to your grief – your time for joy will come, believe me.
# Ecstasy is a glass full of tea and a piece of sugar in the mouth.
# I am married and happy. My only wish is that nothing will change.
# I want to understand you, I study your obscure language.
# If you but knew the flames that burn in me which I attempt to beat down with my reason.
# It is better to have dreamed a thousand dreams that never were than never to have dreamed at all.
# My whole life has been pledged to this meeting with you…
# Somewhere between obsession and compulsion is impulse.
Alexander the Great <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A tomb now suffices him for whom the world was not enough.
# Are you still to learn that the end and perfection of our victories is to avoid the vices and infirmities of those whom we subdue?
# For my own part, I would rather excel in knowledge of the highest secrets of philosophy than in arms.
# Glory crowns the deeds of those who expose themselves to toils and dangers.
# I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
# I do not steal victory.
# My treasure lies in my friends.
# Sex and sleep alone make me conscious that I am mortal.
# There is nothing impossible to him who will try.
# To the strongest!
# Upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
Alexandre Dumas <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Ah, lips that say one thing, while the heart thinks another.
# All for one and one for all.
# All generalizations are dangerous, even this one.
# All human wisdom is contained in these two words: Wait and Hope
# As a general rule… people ask for advice only in order not to follow it; or if they do follow it, in order to have someone to blame for giving it.
# Be happy, noble heart, be blessed for all the good thou hast done and wilt do hereafter, and let my gratitude remain in obscurity like your good deeds.
# How is it that little children are so intelligent and men so stupid? It must be education that does it.
# Learning does not make one learned: there are those who have knowledge and those who have understanding. The first requires memory and the second philosophy.
# Love is the most selfish of all the passions.
# Nothing succeeds like success.
# One’s work may be finished someday, but one’s education never.
# Private misfortunes must never induce us to neglect public affairs.
# Pure love and suspicion cannot dwell together: at the door where the latter enters, the former makes its exit.
# So rapid is the flight of dreams upon the wings of imagination.
# The difference between treason and patriotism is only a matter of dates.
# There are two ways of seeing: with the body and with the soul. The body’s sight can sometimes forget, but the soul remembers forever.
# There is neither happiness nor misery in the world; there is only the comparison of one state with another, nothing more.
# True love always makes a man better, no matter what woman inspires it.
# Woman is sacred; the woman one loves is holy.
# Women are never so strong as after their defeat.
Alfred Tennyson <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A lie that is half-truth is the darkest of all lies.
# By blood a king, in heart a clown.
# Come friends, it’s not too late to seek a newer world.
# Dreams are true while they last, and do we not live in dreams?
# He makes no friends who never made a foe.
# I am a part of all that I have met.
# If I had a flower for every time I thought of you… I could walk through my garden forever.
# Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.
# Life is brief but love is long.
# Love is the only gold.
# Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control; these three alone lead one to sovereign power.
# Sin is too stupid to see beyond itself.
# So many worlds, so much to do, so little done, such things to be.
# Sometimes the heart sees what’s invisible to the eye.
# Sweet is true love that is given in vain, and sweet is death that takes away pain.
# There’s no glory like those who save their country.
# Tis better to have loved and lost Than never to have loved at all.
# To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.
# Who is wise in love, love most, say least.
# Words, like nature, half reveal and half conceal the soul within.
Andrew Carnegie <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All honor’s wounds are self-inflicted.
# As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
# Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
# Do your duty and a little more and the future will take care of itself.
# If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes.
# No man becomes rich unless he enriches others.
# No person will make a great business who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit.
# People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
# The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
# There is little success where there is little laughter.
Anthony Trollope <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A small daily task, if it be really daily, will beat the labours of a spasmodic Hercules.
# Above all else, never think you’re not good enough.
# All history, all romance, all poetry and all prose, taught him that perseverance in love was generally crowned with success, that true love rarely was crowned with success except by perseverance.
# And though it is much to be a nobleman, it is more to be a gentleman.
# Audacity in wooing is a great virtue, but a man must measure even his virtues.
# Don’t let love interfere with your appetite. It never does with mine.
# Men who can succeed in deceiving no one else will succeed at last in deceiving themselves.
# Nobody holds a good opinion of a man who holds a low opinion of himself.
# One can only pour out of a jug that which is in it.
# Success is the necessary misfortune of life, but it is only to the very unfortunate that is comes early.
# That I can read and be happy while I am reading, is a great blessing.
# The habit of reading is the only enjoyment in which there is no alloy; it lasts when all other pleasures fade.
# There is no happiness in love, except at the end of an English novel.
# There is no royal road to learning; no short cut to the acquirement of any art.
# There is no way of writing well and also of writing easily.
# What on earth could be more luxurious than a sofa, a book, and a cup of coffee? Was ever anything so civil?
# When it comes to money nobody should give up anything.
# Wine is valued by its price, not its flavour.
Anton Chekhov <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
# If my life can ever be of any use to you, come and take it.
# If you are afraid of loneliness, don’t marry.
# Man is what he believes.
# Money, like vodka, turns a person into an eccentric.
# People don’t notice whether it’s winter or summer when they’re happy.
# The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
# The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
# The world is, of course, nothing but our conception of it.
# There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
# Wisdom… comes not from age, but from education and learning.
Aristotle <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A friend to all is a friend to none.
# Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.
# Good habits formed at youth make all the difference.
# Happiness depends upon ourselves.
# Hope is a waking dream.
# Man is by nature a political animal.
# No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness.
# Plato is my friend, Aristotle is my friend, but my greatest friend is truth.
# Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
# Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
# The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
# The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
# The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
# Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
# We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
# Well begun is half done.
Arthur Schopenhauer <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A high degree of intellect tends to make a man unsocial.
# A man can be himself only so long as he is alone; and if he does not love solitude, he will not love freedom; for it is only when he is alone that he is really free.
# A sense of humour is the only divine quality of man.
# All truth passes through three stages: First, it is ridiculed; Second, it is violently opposed; Third, it is accepted as self-evident.
# Change alone is eternal, perpetual, immortal.
# Compassion is the basis of morality.
# Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
# Happiness consists in frequent repetition of pleasure.
# It is difficult to find happiness within oneself, but it is impossible to find it anywhere else.
# I’ve never known any trouble than an hour’s reading didn’t assuage.
# Mostly it is loss which teaches us about the worth of things.
# One should use common words to say uncommon things
# Talent hits a target no one else can hit. Genius hits a target no one else can see.
# The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian all the stupidity.
# The person who writes for fools is always sure of a large audience.
# The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
# To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
# Will minus intellect constitutes vulgarity.
Avicenna <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# An ignorant doctor is the aide-de-camp of death.
# God, the supreme being, is neither circumscribed by space, nor touched by time; he cannot be found in a particular direction, and his essence cannot change.
# I prefer a short life with width to a narrow one with length.
# Is it the fault of wine if a fool drinks it and goes stumbling into darkness?
# Medicine considers the human body as to the means by which it is cured and by which it is driven away from health.
# That whose existence is necessary must necessarily be one essence.
# The knowledge of anything, since all things have causes, is not acquired or complete unless it is known by its causes.
# There are no incurable diseases – only the lack of will. There are no worthless herbs – only the lack of knowledge.
# Therefore in medicine we ought to know the causes of sickness and health.
Baltasar Gracian <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A beautiful woman should break her mirror early.
# A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
# A synonym is a word you use when you can’t spell the other one.
# A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends.
# Aspire rather to be a hero than merely appear one.
# Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
# Dreams will get you nowhere, a good kick in the pants will take you a long way.
# Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
# Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment.
# He that has satisfied his thirst turns his back on the well.
# Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one.
# If you cannot make knowledge your servant, make it your friend.
# It is better to sleep on things beforehand than lie awake about them afterward.
# Let the first impulse pass, wait for the second.
# Life is a warfare against the malice of others.
# Never compete with someone who has nothing to lose.
# Never have a companion that casts you in the shade.
# Never open the door to a lesser evil, for other and greater ones invariably slink in after it.
# Oh life, you should never had begun, but since you did, you should never end.
# Readiness is the mother of luck.
# Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
# The best skill at cards is knowing when to discard.
# The right kind of leisure is better than the wrong kind of work.
# The things we remember best are those better forgotten.
# The truths that matter most to us come always half spoken.
# When desire dies, fear is born.
# Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Barack Obama <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
# A nation ringed by walls would only imprison itself.
# A world in which one percent of humanity controls as much wealth as the other 99 percent will never be stable.
# Change is never easy, but always possible.
# Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
# Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself. And it will leave you unfulfilled.
# I know the history, but I refuse to be trapped by it.
# I think one of the things that’s important for bringing about further progress is that we listen to each other and we understand our differences.
# I think perhaps education doesn’t do us much good unless it is mixed with sweat.
# I wish the country had fewer lawyers and more engineers.
# If you’re walking down the right path and you’re willing to keep walking, eventually you’ll make progress.
# In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
# Money is not the only answer, but it makes a difference.
# No war should ever be forgotten and no veteran should ever be overlooked.
# Nothing can stand in the way of the power of millions of voices calling for change.
# Our stories may be singular, but our destination is shared.
# Real power means you can get what you want without having to exert violence.
# The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something. Don’t wait for good things to happen to you. If you go out and make some good things happen, you will fill the world with hope, you will fill yourself with hope.
# The future rewards those who press on. I don’t have time to feel sorry for myself. I don’t have time to complain. I’m going to press on.
# There is no excuse for not trying.
# There’s not a liberal America and a conservative America – there’s the United States of America.
# War, no matter what our intentions may be, brings suffering and tragedy.
# We are the change we have been waiting for.
# We don’t ask you to believe in our ability to bring change, rather, we ask you to believe in yours.
# We may come from different places and have different stories, but we share common hopes, and one very American dream.
# We may not be able to stop evil in the world, but how we treat one another is entirely up to us.
# Where you are right now doesn’t have to determine where you’ll end up.
# Why can’t I just eat my waffle?
# Yes, we can!
# You can put lipstick on a pig. It’s still a pig.
# You can’t let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Baruch Spinoza <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All happiness or unhappiness solely depends upon the quality of the object to which we are attached by love.
# Ambition is the immoderate desire for power.
# Do not weep. Do not wax indignant. Understand.
# Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
# Fear cannot be without hope nor hope without fear.
# I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
# If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
# In practical life we are compelled to follow what is most probable ; in speculative thought we are compelled to follow truth.
# No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
# Peace is not the absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition of benevolence, confidence, justice.
# Pride is pleasure arising from a man’s thinking too highly of himself.
# The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
# The more clearly you understand yourself and your emotions, the more you become a lover of what is.
# The more you struggle to live, the less you live. Give up the notion that you must be sure of what you are doing. Instead, surrender to what is real within you, for that alone is sure… you are above everything distressing.
# True virtue is life under the direction of reason.
Benjamin Disraeli <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.
# Despair is the conclusion of fools.
# How much easier it is to be critical than to be correct.
# I am prepared for the worst, but hope for the best.
# I will sit down now, but the time will come when you will hear me.
# Little things affect little minds.
# Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.
# Success is the child of audacity.
# The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but to reveal to him his own.
# The secret to success is constancy of purpose.
# Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time.
# To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge.
# When I want to read a novel, I write one.
# When men are pure, laws are useless; when men are corrupt, laws are broken.
Benjamin Franklin <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All mankind is divided into three classes: those that are immovable, those that are movable, and those that move.
# An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
# Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.
# Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
# By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
# Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
# Energy and persistence conquer all things.
# Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
# In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
# It is the first responsibility of every citizen to question authority.
# Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards.
# Life biggest tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.
# Lost time is never found again.
# Love your Enemies, for they tell you your Faults.
# Many people die at twenty five and aren’t buried until they are seventy five.
# Never confuse Motion with Action.
# Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
# Security without liberty is called prison.
# Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.
# The way to see by faith is to shut the eye of reason.
# There never was a good war or a bad peace.
# They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
# Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
# We must all hang together, or assuredly we shall all hang separately.
# Well done is better than well said.
# Whatever is begun in anger, ends in shame.
# While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.
# Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.
# You may delay, but time will not.
Bill Gates <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
# Before you were born, your parents weren’t as boring as they are now. They got that way from paying your bills, cleaning your clothes and listening to you talk about how cool you thought you were. So before you save the rain forest from the parasites of your parent’s generation, try delousing the closet in your own room.
# Computers are great because when you’re working with them you get immediate results that let you know if your program works. It’s feedback you don’t get from many other things.
# DNA is like a computer program but far, far more advanced than any software ever created.
# Does the e-mail say it’s about ‘enlargement’ – that might be spam.
# Don’t compare yourself with anyone in this world. If you do so, you are insulting yourself.
# I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved To act.
# I choose a lazy person to do a hard job. Because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it.
# ‘I don’t know’ has become ‘I don’t know yet’.
# I failed in some subjects in exam, but my friend passed in all. Now he is an engineer in Microsoft and I am the owner of Microsoft.
# I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
# If you are born poor its not your mistake, But if you die poor its your mistake.
# If you can’t make it good, at least make it look good.
# If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss.
# Intellectual property has the shelf life of a banana.
# It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
# Life is not divided into semesters. You don’t get summers off, and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
# Life is not fair, get used to it.
# Most people overestimate what they can do in one year and underestimate what they can do in ten years.
# Our success has really been based on partnerships from the very beginning.
# Patience is a key element of success.
# People always fear change. People feared electricity when it was invented, didn’t they?
# Software is a great combination between artistry and engineering.
# Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.
# Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
# Television is not real life. In real life people actually have to leave the coffee shop and go to jobs.
# The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.
# The world won’t care about your self-esteem. The world will expect you to accomplish something before you feel good about yourself.
# To win big, you sometimes have to take big risks.
# We all need people who will give us feedback. That’s how we improve.
# We make the future sustainable when we invest in the poor, not when we insist on their suffering.
# When you have money in hand, only you forget who are you. But when you do not have any money in your hand, the whole world forget who you are. It’s life.
# Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
# Your school may have done away with winners and losers. Life hasn’t!
Blaise Pascal <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All of humanity’s problems stem from man’s inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
# Curiosity is only vanity. We usually only want to know something so that we can talk about it.
# Do you wish people to think well of you? Don’t speak well of yourself.
# Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back.
# Few men speak humbly of humility, chastely of chastity, skeptically of skepticism.
# I have only made this letter longer because I have not had the time to make it shorter.
# I would prefer an intelligent hell to a stupid paradise.
# It is man’s natural sickness to believe that he possesses the truth.
# Justice without force is powerless; force without justice is tyrannical.
# Kind words don’t cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
# Little things comfort us because little things distress us.
# People almost invariably arrive at their beliefs not on the basis of proof but on the basis of what they find attractive.
# The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
# The last thing one discovers in composing a work is what to put first.
# When we are in love we seem to ourselves quite different from what we were before.
# You always admire what you really don’t understand.
Bram Stoker <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Despair has its own calms.
# I am all in a sea of wonders. I doubt; I fear; I think strange things, which I dare not confess to my own soul.
# I am Dracula, and I bid you welcome.
# I am longing to be with you, and by the sea, where we can talk together freely and build our castles in the air.
# I want you to believe… to believe in things that you cannot.
# I will not let you go into the unknown alone.
# Listen to them, the children of the night. What music they make!
# Loneliness will sit over our roofs with brooding wings.
# No one but a woman can help a man when he is in trouble of the heart.
# Once again… welcome to my house. Come freely. Go safely; and leave something of the happiness you bring.
# There are darknesses in life and there are lights, and you are one of the lights, the light of all lights.
# There are mysteries which men can only guess at, which age by age they may solve only in part.
# There is a reason why all things are as they are.
# We learn from failure, not from success!
Brigham Young <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.
# You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation.
# Love the giver more than the gift.
# Why should we worry about what others think of us, do we have more confidence in their opinions than we do our own?
# Honest hearts produce honest actions.
# It is wise for us to forget our troubles, there are always new ones to replace them.
Buddha <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A disciplined mind brings happiness.
# All experiences are preceded by mind, having mind as their master, created by mind.
# Ardently do today what must be done. Who knows? Tomorrow, death comes.
# Better it is to live one day seeing the rise and fall of things than to live a hundred years without ever seeing the rise and fall of things.
# Conquer anger with non-anger. Conquer badness with goodness. Conquer meanness with generosity. Conquer dishonesty with truth.
# Delight in heedfulness! Guard well your thoughts!
# Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.
# Drop by drop is the water pot filled. Likewise, the wise man, gathering it little by little, fills himself with good.
# Give, even if you only have a little.
# Hatred is never appeased by hatred in this world. By non-hatred alone is hatred appeased. This is a law eternal.
# Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
# I do not dispute with the world; rather it is the world that disputes with me.
# If with a pure mind a person speaks or acts, happiness follows them like a never-departing shadow.
# It is in the nature of things that joy arises in a person free from remorse.
# Just as a solid rock is not shaken by the storm, even so the wise are not affected by praise or blame.
# No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.
# One is not called noble who harms living beings. By not harming living beings one is called noble.
# Purity and impurity depend on oneself; no one can purify another.
# Radiate boundless love towards the entire world.
# Resolutely train yourself to attain peace.
# Should a person do good, let him do it again and again. Let him find pleasure therein, for blissful is the accumulation of good.
# Should a seeker not find a companion who is better or equal, let them resolutely pursue a solitary course.
# Should you find a wise critic to point out your faults, follow him as you would a guide to hidden treasure.
# Some do not understand that we must die, But those who do realize this settle their quarrels.
# Speak only endearing speech, speech that is welcomed. Speech, when it brings no evil to others, is a pleasant thing.
# The mind is everything. What you think you become.
# The root of suffering is attachment.
# There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting. (?)
# There is no fear for one whose mind is not filled with desires.
# They blame those who remain silent, they blame those speak much, they blame those who speak in moderation. There is none in the world who is not blamed.
# Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth. (?)
# To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.
# To support mother and father, to cherish partner and children, and to be engaged in peaceful occupation – this is the greatest blessing.
# Understanding is the heartwood of well-spoken words.
# What we think, we become.
# Whatever has the nature of arising has the nature of ceasing.
# Whatever is not yours: let go of it. Your letting go of it will be for your long-term happiness and benefit.
# When watching after yourself, you watch after others. When watching after others, you watch after yourself.
# You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger. (?)
Charles Baudelaire <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A multitude of small delights constitute happiness.
# Always be a poet, even in prose.
# Do not look for my heart any more; the beasts have eaten it.
# Extract the eternal from the ephemeral.
# Free man, you will always cherish the sea.
# Genius is nothing more nor less than childhood recaptured at will.
# I have cultivated my hysteria with pleasure and terror.
# I have felt the wind on the wing of madness.
# Life has but one true charm: the charm of the game. But what if we’re indifferent to whether we win or lose?
# One should always be drunk. That’s all that matters… But with what? With wine, with poetry, or with virtue, as you chose. But get drunk.
# Remembering is only a new form of suffering.
# Strangeness is a necessary ingredient in beauty.
# The beautiful is always bizarre.
# The devil’s finest trick is to persuade you that he does not exist.
# There exist only three beings worthy of respect: the priest, the soldier, the poet. To know, to kill, to create.
# There, all is order and beauty only, Splendor, peace, and pleasure.
# This life is a hospital in which every patient is possessed with a desire to change his bed.
# You gave me your mud and I have turned it to gold.
Charles Caleb Colton <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Friendship often ends in love. But love in friendship – never.
# Friendship, of itself a holy tie, is made more sacred by adversity.
# If you cannot inspire a woman with love of you, fill her above the brim with love of herself; all that runs over will be yours.
# Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.
# It is always safe to learn, even from our enemies, seldom safe to venture to instruct, even our friends.
# Money is the most envied, but the least enjoyed. Health is the most enjoyed, but the least envied.
# Next to acquiring good friends, the best acquisition is that of a good book.
# Patience is the support of weakness; impatience the ruin of strength.
# The firmest friendships have been formed in mutual adversity, as iron is most strongly united by the fiercest flame.
# True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.
Charles Darwin <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
# A man’s friendships are one of the best measures of his worth.
# Freedom of thought is best promoted by the gradual illumination of men’s minds which follows from the advance of science.
# Great is the power of steady misrepresentation.
# I am not apt to follow blindly the lead of other men.
# I am not the least afraid to die.
# If I had my life to live over again, I would have made a rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week.
# If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
# In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed.
# Man in his arrogance thinks himself a great work worthy the interposition of a deity. More humble, and I believe truer, to consider him created from animals.
# Man selects only for his own good: Nature only for that of the being which she tends.
# Man tends to increase at a greater rate than his means of subsistence.
# The highest possible stage in moral culture is when we recognise that we ought to control our thoughts.
# The love for all living creatures is the most noble attribute of man.
# The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic.
# We stopped looking for monsters under our bed when we realized that they were inside us.
Charles Dickens <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A day wasted on others is not wasted on one’s self.
# A man is lucky if he is the first love of a woman. A woman is lucky if she is the last love of a man.
# Ask no questions, and you’ll be told no lies.
# Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.
# I have been bent and broken, but, I hope, into a better shape.
# I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free.
# If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
# It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.
# Never close your lips to those whom you have already opened your heart.
# No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it to anyone else.
# Once a gentleman, always a gentleman.
# Procrastination is the thief of time.
# There is a wisdom of the head, and… there is a wisdom of the heart.
# There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor.
# There is prodigious strength in sorrow and despair.
# Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!
# We forge the chains we wear in life.
# What greater gift than the love of a cat.
Charlotte Bronte <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Better to be without logic than without feeling.
# But life is a battle: may we all be enabled to fight it well!
# Conventionality is not morality. Self-righteousness is not religion. To attack the first is not to assail the last.
# Even for me life had its gleams of sunshine.
# Every atom of your flesh is as dear to me as my own: in pain and sickness it would still be dear.
# Flirting is a woman’s trade, one must keep in practice.
# Happiness quite unshared can scarcely be called happiness; it has no taste.
# I am no bird; and no net ensnares me; I am a free human being, with an independent will; which I now exert to leave you.
# I avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward.
# I can be on guard against my enemies, but God deliver me from my friends!
# I care for myself. The more solitary, the more friendless, the more unsustained I am, the more I will respect myself.
# I would always rather be happy than dignified.
# If you are cast in a different mould to the majority, it is no merit of yours: Nature did it.
# Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity or registering wrongs.
# Life is so constructed, that the event does not, cannot, will not, match the expectation.
# The trouble is not that I am single and likely to stay single, but that I am lonely and likely to stay lonely.
Christopher Columbus <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# By prevailing over all obstacles and distractions, one may unfailingly arrive at his chosen goal or destination.
# Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.
# Gold is a treasure, and he who possesses it does all he wishes to in this world, and succeeds in helping souls into paradise.
# I have come to believe that this is a mighty continent which was hitherto unknown.
# No one should fear to undertake any task in the name of our Saviour, if it is just and if the intention is purely for His holy service.
# Riches don’t make a man rich, they only make him busier.
# The sea will grant each man new hope, the sleep brings dreams of home.
# You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.
Cicero <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
# A room without books is like a body without a soul.
# Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
# Dum Spiro, spero.
# Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief.
# Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.
# I criticize by creation, not by finding fault.
# If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say it.
# If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
# In times of war, the law falls silent.
# It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but by reflection, force of character, and judgment.
# Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide.
# Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.
# Our span of life is brief, but is long enough for us to live well and honestly.
# Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
# The beginnings of all things are small.
# The enemy is within the gates; it is with our own luxury, our own folly, our own criminality that we have to contend.
# The higher we are placed, the more humbly we should walk.
# The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
# Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
# To be content with what we possess is the greatest and most secure of riches.
# Your enemies can kill you, but only your friends can hurt you.
Confucius <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Attack the evil that is within yourself, rather than attacking the evil that is in others.
# Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves.
# By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.
# Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
# Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
# Give a bowl of rice to a man and you will feed him for a day. Teach him how to grow his own rice and you will save his life.
# He who knows all the answers has not been asked all the questions.
# Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles.
# I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
# It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
# Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.
# Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
# Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
# Real knowledge is to know the extent of one’s ignorance.
# Respect yourself and others will respect you.
# Silence is a true friend who never betrays.
# Study the past if you would define the future.
# The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life
# The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
# Time flows away like the water in the river.
# To be wealthy and honored in an unjust society is a disgrace.
# To be wronged is nothing, unless you continue to remember it.
# To see what is right and not do it is the worst cowardice.
# To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous.
# What the superior man seeks is in himself; what the small man seeks is in others.
# When you see a good person, think of becoming like her/him. When you see someone not so good, reflect on your own weak points.
# Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
# You cannot open a book without learning something.
Constantine the Great <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# How pleasing to the wise and intelligent portion of mankind is the concord which exists among you.
# In hoc signo vinces.
# In this sign you will conquer.
# With Free minds all are to worship their Gods.
Cornelius Vanderbilt <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# I have been insane on the subject of money making all my life.
# If I had learned education I would not have had time to learn anything else.
# There is no friendship in trade.
# What do I care about law? Ain’t I got the power?
# You have undertaken to cheat me. I won’t sue you, for the law is too slow. I will ruin you.
Dalai Lama 14th <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# An open heart is an open mind.
# Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.
# Choose to be optimistic, it feels better.
# Compassion and tolerance are not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength.
# Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
# Home is where you feel at home and are treated well.
# Human happiness and human satisfaction must ultimately come from within oneself.
# If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
# In order to carry a positive action we must develop here a positive vision.
# In the practice of tolerance, one’s enemy is the best teacher.
# Inner peace is the key: if you have inner peace, the external problems do not affect your deep sense of peace and tranquility.
# Look at situations from all angles, and you will become more open.
# Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive.
# Love is the absence of judgment.
# My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
# People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they’re not on your road doesn’t mean they’ve gotten lost.
# Remember that the best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.
# Silence is sometimes the best answer.
# Someone else’s action should not determine your response.
# Today, we are truly a global family. What happens in one part of the world may affect us all.
# True change is within; leave the outside as it is.
# We all have to live together, so we might as well live together happily.
# We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
Daniel Defoe <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All men would be tyrants if they could.
# All our discontents about what we want appeared to me to spring from the want of thankfulness for what we have.
# Expect nothing and you’ll always be surprised.
# Fear of danger is ten thousand times more terrifying than danger itself.
# It is better to have a lion at the head of an army of sheep, than a sheep at the head of an army of lions.
# It is never too late to be wise.
# Justice is always violent to the party offending, for every man is innocent in his own eyes.
# My man Friday.
# Redemption from sin is greater then redemption from affliction.
# The soul is placed in the body like a rough diamond, and must be polished, or the luster of it will never appear.
Daniel Webster <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
# God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
# I was born an American; I will live an American; I shall die an American.
# Keep cool; anger is not an argument.
# The Constitution was made to guard the people against the dangers of good intentions.
# The contest for ages has been to rescue liberty from the grasp of executive power.
# There is always room at the top.
# There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
# There is nothing so powerful as truth, and often nothing so strange.
# Wisdom begins at the end.
Dante Alighieri <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A mighty flame followeth a tiny spark.
# All hope abandon, ye who enter here.
# Pride, envy, avarice – these are the sparks have set on fire the hearts of all men.
# Remember tonight… for it is the beginning of always.
# The devil is not as black as he is painted.
# The path to paradise begins in hell.
# The secret of getting things done is to act!
Desiderius Erasmus <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A good portion of speaking will consist in knowing how to lie.
# A nail is driven out by another nail; habit is overcome by habit.
# Before you sleep, read something that is exquisite, and worth remembering.
# Do not be guilty of possessing a library of learned books while lacking learning yourself.
# For what is life but a play in which everyone acts a part until the curtain comes down?
# Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself.
# He who allows oppression shares the crime.
# I am a citizen of the world, known to all and to all a stranger.
# If you keep thinking about what you want to do or what you hope will happen, you don’t do it, and it won’t happen.
# In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king.
# Man’s mind is so formed that it is far more susceptible to falsehood than to truth.
# No Man is wise at all Times, or is without his blind Side.
# The desire to write grows with writing.
# The main hope of a nation lies in the proper education of its youth.
# The most disadvantageous peace is better than the most just war.
# The summit of happiness is reached when a person is ready to be what he is.
# War is delightful to those who have had no experience of it.
# When I have a little money, I buy books; and if I have any left, I buy food and clothes.
# You must acquire the best knowledge first, and without delay; it is the height of madness to learn what you will later have to unlearn.
# Your library is your paradise.
Diogenes <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Blushing is the color of virtue.
# Dogs and philosophers do the greatest good and get the fewest rewards.
# He has the most who is most content with the least.
# I am a citizen of the world.
# If you are to be kept right, you must possess either good friends or red-hot enemies. The one will warn you, the other will expose you.
# It is not that I am mad, it is only that my head is different from yours.
# It is the privilege of the gods to want nothing, and of godlike men to want little.
# It takes a wise man to discover a wise man.
# No man is hurt but by himself.
# Of what use is a philosopher who doesn’t hurt anybody’s feelings?
# Poverty is a virtue which one can teach oneself.
# The art of being a slave is to rule one’s master.
# The foundation of every state is the education of its youth.
# What I like to drink most is wine that belongs to others.
Edgar Allan Poe <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
# And all I loved, I loved alone.
# Art is to look at not to criticize.
# Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
# Believe only half of what you see and nothing that you hear.
# Convinced myself, I seek not to convince.
# I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity.
# I have great faith in fools; My friends call it self-confidence.
# I remained too much inside my head and ended up losing my mind.
# I was never really insane except upon occasions when my heart was touched.
# I wish I could write as mysterious as a cat.
# I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
# If you wish to forget anything on the spot, make a note that this thing is to be remembered.
# Invisible things are the only realities.
# Leave my loneliness unbroken.
# Melancholy is… the most legitimate of all the poetical tones.
# Never to suffer would never to have been blessed.
# Poetry is the rhythmical creation of beauty in words.
# Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
# The death of a beautiful woman is, unquestionably, the most poetical topic in the world.
# There are some secrets which do not permit themselves to be told.
# Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
# To die laughing must be the most glorious of all glorious deaths!
# To elevate the soul, poetry is necessary.
# We loved with a love that was more than love.
# With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
# Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
# Years of love have been forgot, In the hatred of a minute.
Edmund Burke <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist.
# Education is the cheap defense of nations.
# Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
# Good order is the foundation of all things.
# Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
# No power so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.
# Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
# Nothing turns out to be so oppressive and unjust as a feeble government.
# Our patience will achieve more than our force.
# Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
# The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
# Those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it.
# To make us love our country, our country ought to be lovely.
# Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.
# Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
Elbert Hubbard <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.
# A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success.
# Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
# Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed – there’s so little competition.
# Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.
# God will not look you over for medals degrees or diplomas, but for scars.
# Happiness is a habit – cultivate it.
# I do not read a book; I hold a conversation with the author.
# If men could only know each other, they would neither idolize nor hate.
# It does not take much strength to do things, but it requires a great deal of strength to decide what to do.
# Never explain: your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway.
# Self-discipline is the ability to make yourself do what you should do, when you should do it, whether you feel like it or not.
# The best preparation for good work tomorrow is to do good work today.
# The final proof of greatness lies in being able to endure criticism without resentment.
# The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
# The love we give away is the only love we keep.
# There is no failure except in no longer trying.
# To avoid criticism, say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
# We work to become, not to acquire.
Eleanor Roosevelt <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A woman is like a tea bag; you never know how strong it is until it’s in hot water.
# All of life is a constant education.
# Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art.
# Character building begins in our infancy and continues until death.
# Do one thing every day that scares you.
# Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you’ll be criticized anyway.
# Example is the best lesson there is.
# Friendship with oneself is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
# Happiness is not a goal… it’s a by-product of a life well lived.
# I think that somehow, we learn who we really are and then live with that decision.
# I think, at a child’s birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.
# If someone betrays you once, it’s their fault; if they betray you twice, it’s your fault.
# It is not fair to ask of others what you are unwilling to do yourself.
# It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at it.
# It takes courage to love, but pain through love is the purifying fire which those who love generously know.
# Life is what you make it. Always has been, always will be.
# Life was meant to be lived, and curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.
# Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart.
# Never allow a person to tell you no who doesn’t have the power to say yes.
# Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living; the other helps you make a life.
# No matter how plain a woman may be, if truth and honesty are written across her face, she will be beautiful.
# No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
# No one won the last war, and no one will win the next war.
# One thing life has taught me: if you are interested, you never have to look for new interests. They come to you.
# Only a man’s character is the real criterion of worth
# People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.
# Remember always that you not only have the right to be an individual you have an obligation to be one.
# The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
# The giving of love is an education in itself.
# The only things one can admire at length are those one admires without knowing why.
# There is not human being from whom we cannot learn something if we are interested enough to dig deep.
# To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.
# Today is the oldest you’ve ever been, and the youngest you’ll ever be again.
# Understanding is a two-way street.
# We are afraid to care too much, for fear that the other person does not care at all.
# When you cease to make a contribution, you begin to die.
# With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
# Work is always an antidote to depression.
# You can often change your circumstances by changing your attitude.
# You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A lion may die of an ass’s kick.
# A minute’s success pays the failure of years.
# A woman is always younger than a man at equal years.
# Ah, but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp, or what’s a heaven for?
# All actual heroes are essential men, and all men possible heroes.
# Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay.
# Earth’s crammed with heaven.
# God’s gifts put men’s best dreams to shame.
# Grow old with me! The best is yet to be.
# How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.
# I show you doubt, to prove that faith exists.
# I trust in nature for the stable laws of beauty and utility. Spring shall plant and autumn garner to the end of time.
# I was made and meant to look for you and wait for you and become yours forever.
# If you get simple beauty and naught else, you get about the best thing god invents.
# Ignorance is not innocence but sin.
# Light tomorrow with today.
# Love, hope, fear, faith – these make humanity; These are its sign and note and character.
# Measure not the work until the day’s out and the labor done.
# My sun sets to rise again.
# No man can be called friendless who has God and the companionship of good books.
# Rats! They fought the dogs and killed the cats.
# Suddenly, as rare things will, it vanished.
# Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
# When the fight begins within himself, a man’s worth something.
# Who hears music feels his solitude peopled at once.
# Who so loves believes the impossible.
# You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you in the idea of you my whole life long.
# You’re something between a dream and a miracle.
Emile Zola <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Art is a corner of creation seen through a temperament.
# Everything is only a dream.
# I am little concerned with beauty or perfection. I don’t care for the great centuries. All I care about is life, struggle, intensity.
# If people can just love each other a little bit, they can be so happy.
# If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.
# One forges one’s style on the terrible anvil of daily deadlines.
# Respectable people… What bastards!
# Sin ought to be something exquisite, my dear boy.
# The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work.
# The truth is on the march and nothing will stop it.
# There are two men inside the artist, the poet and the craftsman. One is born a poet. One becomes a craftsman.
Emily Bronte <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A person who has not done one half his day’s work by ten o’clock, runs a chance of leaving the other half undone.
# Existence, after losing her, would be hell.
# He’s more myself than I am. Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.
# Honest people don’t hide their deeds.
# How cruel, your veins are full of ice-water and mine are boiling.
# I cannot live without my life! I cannot live without my soul!
# I hate him for himself, but despise him for the memories he revives.
# I have not broken your heart – you have broken it; and in breaking it, you have broken mine.
# I love the ground under his feet, and the air over his head, and everything he touches and every word he says. I love all his looks, and all his actions and him entirely and all together.
# I wish I were a girl again, half-savage and hardy, and free.
# If all else perished, and he remained, I should still continue to be; and if all else remained, and he were annihilated, the universe would turn to a mighty stranger.
# If you ever looked at me once with what I know is in you, I would be your slave.
# It is for God to punish wicked people; we should learn to forgive
# Proud people breed sad sorrows for themselves.
# She burned too bright for this world.
# Terror made me cruel.
# You must forgive me, for I struggled only for you.
Emily Dickinson <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A little Madness in the Spring Is wholesome even for the King.
# Bring me the sunset in a cup.
# Dogs are better than human beings because they know but do not tell.
# Dying is a wild night and a new road.
# Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.
# Finite to fail, but infinite to venture
# Forever is composed of nows.
# Hope is the thing with feathers, That perches in the soul, And sings the tune without the words, And never stops at all.
# I am nobody! Who are you? Are you a nobody, too?
# I am out with lanterns, looking for myself.
# I don’t profess to be profound; but I do lay claim to common sense.
# I dwell in possibility.
# I felt it shelter to speak to you.
# I know nothing in the world that has as much power as a word. Sometimes I write one, and I look at it, until it begins to shine.
# If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain.
# If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can ever warm me, I know that is poetry.
# It is better to be the hammer than the anvil.
# Love is anterior to life, posterior to death, initial of creation, and the exponent of breath.
# Morning without you is a dwindled dawn.
# My friends are my estate.
# Pardon my sanity in a world insane.
# People need hard times and oppression to develop psychic muscles.
# Saying nothing sometimes says the most.
# Success is counted sweetest by those who never succeed.
# That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet.
# The dearest ones of time, the strongest friends of the soul: BOOKS.
# The Heart wants what it wants – or else it does not care.
# Till I loved I never lived.
# Till it has loved, no man or woman can become itself.
# To love is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.
# Truth is so rare, it is delightful to tell it.
# Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality.
# We turn not older with years but newer every day.
# Where thou art, that is home.
Epictetus <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Any person capable of angering you becomes your master; he can anger you only when you permit yourself to be disturbed by him.
# Circumstances don’t make the man, they only reveal him to himself.
# Don’t explain your philosophy. Embody it.
# First learn the meaning of what you say, and then speak.
# First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do.
# Freedom is the only worthy goal in life. It is won by disregarding things that lie beyond our control.
# He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.
# He who laughs at himself never runs out of things to laugh at.
# It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.
# It’s not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.
# Keep silence for the most part, and speak only when you must, and then briefly.
# Make the best use of what is in your power, and take the rest as it happens.
# Man is not worried by real problems so much as by his imagined anxieties about real problems.
# No man is free who is not master of himself.
# Only the educated are free.
# People are not disturbed by things, but by the views they take of them.
# Practice yourself, for heaven’s sake in little things, and then proceed to greater.
# Seek not the good in external things;seek it in yourselves.
# The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.
# There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power or our will.
# We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.
# Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.
Epicurus <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All friendship is desirable in itself, though it starts from the need of help.
# Be moderate in order to taste the joys of life in abundance.
# Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.
# Freedom is the only worthy goal in life. It is won by disregarding things that lie beyond our control.
# He who has peace of mind disturbs neither himself nor another.
# He who is not satisfied with a little, is satisfied with nothing.
# He who least needs tomorrow, will most gladly greet tomorrow.
# I was not, I was, I am not, I care not.
# If the gods listened to the prayers of men, all humankind would quickly perish since they constantly pray for many evils to befall one another.
# It is better for you to be free of fear lying upon a pallet, than to have a golden couch and a rich table and be full of trouble.
# It is folly for a man to pray to the gods for that which he has the power to obtain by himself.
# It is not so much our friends help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.
# Non fui, fui, non sum, non curo.
# Not what we have but what we enjoy, constitutes our abundance.
# Of all the means which wisdom acquires to ensure happiness throughout the whole of life, by far the most important is friendship.
# Of our desires some are natural and necessary, others are natural but not necessary; and others are neither natural nor necessary, but are due to groundless opinion.
# Self-sufficiency is the greatest of all wealth.
# The art of living well and the art of dying well are one.
# The fool’s life is empty of gratitude and full of fears; its course lies wholly toward the future.
# The greater the difficulty, the more the glory in surmounting it.
# The misfortune of the wise is better than the prosperity of the fool.
# The time when you should most of all withdraw into yourself is when you are forced to be in a crowd.
# The wealth required by nature is limited and is easy to procure; but the wealth required by vain ideals extends to infinity.
# There never was such a thing as absolute justice, but only agreements made in mutual dealings among men in whatever places at various times providing against the infliction or suffering of harm.
# To eat and drink without a friend is to devour like the lion and the wolf.
# You don’t develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.
Euripides <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Anger exceeding limits causes fear and excessive kindness eliminates respect.
# Come back! Even as a shadow, even as a dream.
# Good friends show their love in times of trouble, not just in times of happiness.
# Hate is a bottomless cup; I will pour and pour.
# He is not a lover who does not love forever.
# Nothing has more strength than dire necessity.
# One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
# Question everything. Learn something. Answer nothing.
# Stronger than lover’s love is lover’s hate. Incurable, in each, the wounds they make.
# Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish.
# The good and the wise lead quiet lives.
# The wisest men follow their own direction.
# Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.
# Whoso neglects learning in his youth, loses his past and is dead for the future.
# Youth is the best time to be rich, and the best time to be poor.
Francis Bacon <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
# Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable.
# Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.
# If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts; but if he will be content to begin with doubts, he shall end in certainties.
# Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense of humor to console him for what he is.
# It is impossible to love and be wise.
# Money is a great servant but a bad master.
# Some books should be tasted, some devoured, but only a few should be chewed and digested thoroughly.
# There is no exquisite beauty.. without some strangeness in the proportion.
# Wonder is the seed of knowledge.
Francis of Assisi <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A single sunbeam is enough to drive away many shadows.
# All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
# Do few things but do them well, simple joys are holy.
# For it is in giving that we receive.
# No one is to be called an enemy, all are your benefactors, and no one does you harm. You have no enemy except yourselves.
# Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received – only what you have given
# Sanctify yourself and you will sanctify society.
# Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
# The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
# True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A refusal of praise is a desire to be praised twice.
# A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and that which we take the least care of all to acquire.
# Few people have the wisdom to prefer the criticism that would do them good, to the praise that deceives them.
# If we had no faults we should not take so much pleasure in noticing those of others.
# It is easier to be wise for others than for ourselves.
# Jealousy contains more of self-love than of love.
# No persons are more frequently wrong, than those who will not admit they are wrong.
# One cannot answer for his courage when he has never been in danger.
# Our virtues are most frequently but vices in disguise.
# Passion often renders the most clever man a fool, and even sometimes renders the most foolish man clever.
# People’s personalities, like buildings, have various facades, some pleasant to view, some not.
# Politeness is a desire to be treated politely, and to be esteemed polite oneself.
# The height of cleverness is to be able to conceal it.
# There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.
# Those who apply themselves too much to little things often become incapable of great ones.
# True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen.
# We all have strength enough to endure the misfortunes of others.
# We promise according to our hopes; we fulfill according to our fears.
# When we are unable to find tranquility within ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
Francois Rabelais <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A mother-in-law dies only when another devil is needed in hell.
# Come, pluck up a good heart; speak the truth and shame the devil.
# Gestures, in love, are incomparably more attractive, effective and valuable than words.
# He that has patience may compass anything.
# How can I govern others, who can’t even govern myself?
# I am going to seek a grand perhaps; draw the curtain, the farce is played.
# I have nothing, I owe a great deal, and the rest I leave to the poor.
# If the skies fall, one may hope to catch larks.
# Science without conscience is the soul’s perdition.
# So much is a man worth as he esteems himself.
# We always long for the forbidden things, and desire what is denied us.
# When I drink, I think; and when I think, I drink.
Frederick Douglass <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A gentleman will not insult me, and no man not a gentleman can insult me.
# I didn’t know I was a slave until I found out I couldn’t do the things I wanted.
# I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.
# I would unite with anybody to do right; and with nobody to do wrong.
# It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.
# Knowledge makes a man unfit to be a slave.
# Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.
# Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will.
# Slaves are generally expected to sing as well as to work.
# The life of the nation is secure only while the nation is honest, truthful, and virtuous.
# The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress.
# The thing worse than rebellion is the thing that causes rebellion.
# The white man’s happiness cannot be purchased by the black man’s misery.
# Without a struggle, there can be no progress.
Friedrich Nietzsche <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# What is done out of love always happens beyond good and evil.
# All truly great thoughts are conceived while walking.
# To live is to suffer, to survive is to find some meaning in the suffering.
# All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth.
# You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star.
# We have art in order not to die of the truth.
# There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.
# You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.
# The demand to be loved is the greatest of all arrogant presumptions.
# That which does not kill us makes us stronger.
# Without music, life would be a mistake.
# There are no facts, only interpretations.
# When you look into an abyss, the abyss also looks into you.
# It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.
# The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.
# Love is blind; friendship closes its eyes.
# Sometimes people don’t want to hear the truth because they don’t want their illusions destroyed.
# Man is the cruelest animal.
# In every real man a child is hidden that wants to play.
# In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule.
# In heaven, all the interesting people are missing.
# Faith: not wanting to know what the truth is.
# We love life, not because we are used to living but because we are used to loving.
# He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how.
# There are no beautiful surfaces without a terrible depth.
# You must be ready to burn yourself in your own flame; how could you rise anew if you have not first become ashes?
# No one can construct for you the bridge upon which precisely you must cross the stream of life, no one but you yourself alone.
# We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once.
# I cannot believe in a God who wants to be praised all the time.
# Invisible threads are the strongest ties.
# There are two different types of people in the world, those who want to know, and those who want to believe.
# It is hard enough to remember my opinions, without also remembering my reasons for them!
# It is not enough to prove something, one has also to seduce or elevate people to it.
# Talking much about oneself can also be a means to conceal oneself.
# When we are tired, we are attacked by ideas we conquered long ago.
# The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good things for the first time.
# Everyone feels superior to everyone else in at least one way.
# Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent.
Fyodor Dostoevsky <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Above all, don’t lie to yourself. The man who lies to himself and listens to his own lie comes to a point that he cannot distinguish the truth within him, or around him, and so loses all respect for himself and for others. And having no respect he ceases to love.
# Beauty will save the world.
# But how could you live and have no story to tell?
# Deprived of meaningful work, men and women lose their reason for existence; they go stark, raving mad.
# Happiness does not lie in happiness, but in the achievement of it.
# I say let the world go to hell, but I should always have my tea.
# I think the devil doesn’t exist, but man has created him, he has created him in his own image and likeness.
# If you want to overcome the whole world, overcome yourself.
# It is better to be unhappy and know the worst, than to be happy in a fool’s paradise.
# It takes something more than intelligence to act intelligently.
# Man only likes to count his troubles, but he does not count his joys.
# Much unhappiness has come into the world because of bewilderment and things left unsaid.
# Nothing in this world is harder than speaking the truth, nothing easier than flattery.
# Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep heart. The really great men must, I think, have great sadness on earth.
# Right or wrong, it’s very pleasant to break something from time to time.
# Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.
# The cleverest of all, in my opinion, is the man who calls himself a fool at least once a month.
# The mystery of human existence lies not in just staying alive, but in finding something to live for.
# The soul is healed by being with children.
# This is my last message to you: in sorrow, seek happiness.
# To go wrong in one’s own way is better than to go right in someone else’s.
# To live without Hope is to Cease to live.
# We sometimes encounter people, even perfect strangers, who begin to interest us at first sight, somehow suddenly, all at once, before a word has been spoken.
# What is hell? I maintain that it is the suffering of being unable to love.
Galileo Galilei <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.
# By denying scientific principles, one may maintain any paradox.
# Eppur si Muove. / And yet it moves.
# I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
# I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn’t learn something from him.
# In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.
# Mathematics is the key and door to the sciences.
# Measure what can be measured, and make measurable what cannot be measured.
# Passion is the genesis of genius.
# See now the power of truth.
# To be humane, we must ever be ready to pronounce that wise, ingenious and modest statement ‘I do not know’.
# Two truths cannot contradict one another.
# Wine is sunlight, held together by water.
# You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.
Genghis Khan <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A leader can never be happy until his people are happy.
# An action committed in anger is an action doomed to failure.
# Be of one mind and one faith, that you may conquer your enemies and lead long and happy lives.
# Come and sip from the cup of destruction.
# If you had not committed great sins, God would not have sent a punishment like me upon you.
# If you’re afraid – don’t do it, – if you’re doing it – don’t be afraid!
# Remember, you have no companions but your shadow.
# The strength of a wall is neither greater nor less than the courage of the men who defend it.
# There is no value in anything until it is finished.
Geoffrey Chaucer <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# And she was fair as is the rose in May.
# Forbid us something and that thing we desire.
# No empty handed man can lure a bird.
# Patience is a conquering virtue.
# People can die of mere imagination.
# The greatest scholars are not usually the wisest people.
# There’s never a new fashion but it’s old.
# What is better than wisdom? Woman. And what is better than a good woman? Nothing.
# Women desire six things: They want their husbands to be brave, wise, rich, generous, obedient to wife, and lively in bed.
George Byron <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A drop of ink may make a million think.
# Adversity is the first path to truth.
# Always laugh when you can, it is cheap medicine.
# And thus the heart will break, yet brokenly live on.
# Friendship is love without wings.
# I had a dream, which was not at all a dream.
# I love not man the less, but nature more.
# In secret we met, In silence I grieve, That thy heart could forget, Thy spirit deceive.
# Love will find a way through paths where wolves fear to prey.
# Sorrow is knowledge, those that know the most must mourn the deepest, the tree of knowledge is not the tree of life.
# The great object of life is sensation – to feel that we exist, even though in pain.
# There is something pagan in me that I cannot shake off. In short, I deny nothing, but doubt everything.
# They never fail who die in a great cause.
# Those who will not reason, are bigots, those who cannot, are fools, and those who dare not, are slaves# To have joy, one must share it.
# What deep wounds ever closed without a scar?
George Eliot <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
# All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
# And, of course men know best about everything, except what women know better.
# Animals are such agreeable friends – they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.
# Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
# Don’t judge a book by its cover
# Every limit is a beginning as well as an ending.
# Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough to be called a failure.
# Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
# Hold up your head! You were not made for failure, you were made for victory. Go forward with a joyful confidence.
# I think I dislike what I don’t like more than I like what I like.
# Ignorance gives one a large range of probabilities.
# It is a narrow mind which cannot look at a subject from various points of view.
# It is always fatal to have music or poetry interrupted.
# It is never too late to be what you might have been.
# It is surely better to pardon too much, than to condemn too much.
# It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses, we must plant more roses.
# Keep true. Never be ashamed of doing right. Decide what you think is right and stick to it.
# Life seems to go on without effort when I am filled with music.
# My own experience and development deepen everyday my conviction that our moral progress may be measured by the degree in which we sympathize with individual suffering and individual joy.
# One can begin so many things with a new person! – even begin to be a better man.
# One must be poor to know the luxury of giving.
# Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.
# People are almost always better than their neighbors think they are.
# There is only one failure in life possible, and that is not to be true to the best one knows.
# Those who trust us educate us.
# What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?
# What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
George Sand <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Every historian discloses a new horizon. Admiration and familiarity are strangers.
# Guard well within yourself that treasure, kindness. Know how to give without hesitation, how to lose without regret, how to acquire without meanness.
# Let us accept truth, even when it surprises us and alters our views.
# Life resembles a novel more often than novels resemble life.
# The artist vocation is to send light into the human heart.
# The capacity of passion is both cruel and divine.
# There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.
# Try to keep your soul young and quivering right up to old age.
# Vanity is the quicksand of reason.
# We cannot tear out a single page of our life, but we can throw the whole book in the fire.
George Washington <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# 99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
# A sensible woman can never be happy with a fool.
# Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence.
# Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
# Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
# Happiness depends more upon the internal frame of a person’s own mind, than on the externals in the world.
# Human happiness and moral duty are inseparably connected.
# If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
# If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
# It is better to be alone than in bad company.
# It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
# Liberty, when it begins to take root, is a plant of rapid growth.
# Observe good faith and justice toward all nations. Cultivate peace and harmony with all.
# Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
# Real men despise battle, but will never run from it.
# To be prepared for war is one of the most effective means of preserving peace.
# True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity, before it is entitled to the appellation.
# Truth will ultimately prevail where there is pains to bring it to light.
# Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
Goethe <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.
# A person hears only what they understand.
# As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
# Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image.
# By seeking and blundering we learn.
# Character develops itself in the stream of life.
# Correction does much, but encouragement does more.
# Doubt grows with knowledge.
# Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
# I love those who yearn for the impossible.
# If I love you, what business is it of yours?
# If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be.
# If you’ve never eaten while crying you don’t know what life tastes like.
# Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
# Love can do much, but duty more.
# The human mind will not be confined to any limits.
# The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.
# There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
# There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
# To think is easy. To act is hard. But the hardest thing in the world is to act in accordance with your thinking.
# We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
# What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.
# What is not started today is never finished tomorrow.
Gustave Flaubert <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A friend who dies, it’s something of you who dies.
# An infinity of passion can be contained in one minute, like a crowd in a small space.
# Anything becomes interesting if you look at it long enough.
# Artists who seek perfection in everything are those who cannot attain it in anything.
# Be steady and well-ordered in your life so that you can be fierce and original in your work.
# Do not read, as children do, to amuse yourself, or like the ambitious, for the purpose of instruction. No, read in order to live.
# I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings.
# One can be the master of what one does, but never of what one feels.
# There is no truth. There is only perception.
# There is not a particle of life which does not bear poetry within it.
# To be stupid, selfish, and have good health are three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, all is lost.
# Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.
# What an elder sees sitting; the young can’t see standing.
Guy de Maupassant <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A sick thought can devour the body’s flesh more than fever or consumption.
# At the end of a short time, once the first terror had subsided, calm was again restored.
# Everything is false, everything is possible, everything is doubtful.
# I entered literary life as a meteor, and I shall leave it like a thunderbolt.
# It is the lives we encounter that make life worth living.
# Legitimized love always despises its easygoing brother.
# Love is always love, come whence it may.
# Our memory is a more perfect world than the universe: it gives back life to those who no longer exist.
# Patriotism is a kind of religion; it is the egg from which wars are hatched.
# The essence of life is the smile of round female bottoms, under the shadow of cosmic boredom.
# There is only one good thing in life, and that is love.
# Words dazzle and deceive because they are mimed by the face. But black words on a white page are the soul laid bare.
Heinrich Heine <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Ask me not what I have, but what I am.
# Experience is a good school. But the fees are high.
# Like a great poet, Nature knows how to produce the greatest effects with the most limited means.
# Of course God will forgive me; that’s His job.
# Oh, what lies there are in kisses.
# Ordinarily he was insane, but he had lucid moments when he was merely stupid.
# Perfumes are the feelings of flowers.
# There are more fools in the world than there are people.
# We should forgive our enemies, but not before they are hanged.
# Where they have burned books, they will end in burning human beings.
# Where words leave off, music begins.
# Woman is at once apple and serpent.
Henry Adams <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A friend in power is a friend lost.
# A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
# All experience is an arch, to build upon.
# Chaos often breeds life, when order breeds habit.
# Chaos was the law of nature; Order was the dream of man.
# Friends are born, not made.
# Good men do the most harm.
# I know of nothing useful in life except what is beautiful or creates beauty.
# Knowledge of human nature is the beginning and end of political education.
# Man is an imperceptible atom always trying to become one with God.
# No man means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is viscous.
# Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the form of inert facts.
# The tourist was the great conservative who hated novelty and adored dirt.
# Unity is vision; it must have been part of the process of learning to see.
# Young men have a passion for regarding their elders as senile.
Henry David Thoreau <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A man is rich in proportion to the number of things which he can afford to let alone.
# All good things are wild and free.
# An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.
# Any fool can make a rule and any fool will mind it.
# As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler; solitude will not be solitude, poverty will not be poverty, nor weakness weakness.
# Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves.
# Dreams are the touchstones of our characters.
# Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.
# Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.
# How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
# I learned this, at least, by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
# I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately.
# It is never too late to give up your prejudices.
# It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.
# It’s not worth our while to let our imperfections disturb us always.
# Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.
# Men are born to succeed, not to fail.
# Most men lead lives of quiet desperation and go to the grave with the song still in them.
# Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
# Not till we are completely lost or turned around… do we begin to find ourselves.
# Only that day dawns to which we are awake. There is more day to dawn. The sun is but a morning star.
# Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify!
# Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
# Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all.
# Say what you have to say, not what you ought. Any truth is better than make-believe.
# The language of Friendship is not words, but meanings.
# The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend.
# The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.
# The universe is wider than our views of it.
# There is no remedy for love, but to love more.
# Things do not change; we change
# This world is but a canvas for our imagination.
Henry James <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A tradition is kept alive only by something being added to it.
# Deep experience is never peaceful.
# Don’t mind anything any one tells you about any one else. Judge everyone and everything for yourself.
# Excellence does not require perfection.
# I call people rich when they’re able to meet the requirements of their imagination.
# I don’t want everyone to like me; I should think less of myself if some people did.
# If one is strong, one loves the more strongly.
# It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature.
# It’s time to start living the life you’ve imagined.
# Life is a predicament which precedes death.
# Never say you know the last word about any human heart.
# She feels in italics and thinks in CAPITALS.
# She had an immense curiosity about life, and was constantly staring and wondering.
# The right time is any time that one is still so lucky as to have.
# The superiority of one man’s opinion over another’s is never so great as when the opinion is about a woman.
# Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind.
# Try to be one of those on whom nothing is lost.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years mere study of books.
# Art is the child of nature in whom we trace the features of the mothers face.
# Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.
# For after all, the best thing one can do when it is raining is let it rain.
# Give what you have. To someone, it may be better than you dare to think.
# I do not believe anyone can be perfectly well, who has a brain and a heart.
# In character, in manner, in style, in all the things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.
# In this world a man must either be anvil or hammer.
# Music is the universal language of mankind.
# Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.
# Silently, one by one, in the infinite meadows of heaven, Blossomed the lovely stars, the forget-me-nots of the angels.
# The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, and all the sweet serenity of books.
# The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.
# We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.
Henry Ward Beecher <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life.
# A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs, jolted by every pebble in the road.
# All words are pegs to hang ideas on.
# Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house.
# Compassion will cure more sins than condemnation.
# Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
# Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven.
# Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made and forgot to put a soul into.
# Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
# Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.
# Hold yourself to a higher standard than anyone else expects of you. Never excuse yourself.
# I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.
# It’s easier to go down a hill than up it but the view is much better at the top.
# Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another’s heart, or its flame burns low.
# Never forget what a man says to you when he is angry.
# No man is more cheated than the selfish man.
# Now comes the mystery!
# The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things.
# The mother’s heart is the child’s schoolroom.
# The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world’s joy.
# The unthankful heart discovers no mercies; but the thankful heart will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings.
# There are more quarrels smothered by just shutting your mouth, and holding it shut, than by all the wisdom in the world.
# There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.
# We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.
# We should not judge people by their peak of excellence; but by the distance they have traveled from the point where they started.
# Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?
Heraclitus <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Abundance of knowledge does not teach men to be wise.
# All entities move and nothing remains still.
# Big results require big ambitions.
# It is in changing that we find purpose.
# Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play.
# Man’s character is his fate.
# Men that love wisdom must be acquainted with very many things indeed.
# Nothing endures but change.
# Opposition brings concord. Out of discord comes the fairest harmony.
# Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.
# The only thing that is constant is change.
# The sun is new each day.
# The way up and the way down are one and the same.
# Though wisdom is common, yet the many live as if they had a wisdom of their own.
# Time is a game played beautifully by children.
# You could not step twice into the same river.
Herman Melville <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A smile is the chosen vehicle of all ambiguities.
# Hope is the struggle of the soul, breaking loose from what is perishable, and attesting her eternity.
# I know not all that may be coming, but be it what it will, I’ll go to it laughing.
# I love to sail forbidden seas, and land on barbarous coasts.
# I try all things, I achieve what I can.
# Ignorance is the parent of fear.
# It is better to fail in originality, than to succeed in imitation.
# To produce a mighty book, you must choose a mighty theme.
# We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men; and among those fibers, as sympathetic threads, our actions run as causes, and they come back to us as effects.
Hernan Cortes <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# He travels safest in the dark night who travels lightest.
# I and my companions suffer from a disease of the heart which can be cured only with gold.
# I love to travel, but hate to arrive.
# It was so wonderful that I do not know how to describe this first glimpse of things never heard of, seen or dreamed of before…
# So loud was the wailing of the women and children that there was not one man among us whose heart did not bleed at the sound…
# The priests are debarred from female society, nor is any woman permitted to enter the religious houses.
# We Spaniards know a sickness of the heart that only gold can cure.
Herodotus <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All men’s gains are the fruit of venturing.
# Circumstances rule men; men do not rule circumstances.
# Force has no place where there is need of skill.
# Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks.
# Men trust their ears less than their eyes.
# Of all possessions a friend is the most precious.
# The worst pain a man can suffer: to have insight into much and power over nothing.
Hippocrates <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Ars longa, vita brevis.
# As to diseases, make a habit of two things – to help, or at least, to do no harm.
# Declare the past, diagnose the present, foretell the future.
# Everything in excess is opposed to nature.
# Extreme remedies are very appropriate for extreme diseases.
# Healing is a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a mater of opportunity.
# If you are in a bad mood go for a walk. If you are still in a bad mood go for another walk.
# It is time which imparts strength to all things and brings them to maturity.
# Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.
# Life is short, art long, opportunity fleeting, experience treacherous, judgment difficult.
# Many admire, few know.
# Natural forces within us are the true healers of disease.
# That which is used – develops. That which is not used wastes away.
# The soul is the same in all living creatures, although the body of each is different.
# There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance.
# Timidity betrays want of powers, and audacity a want of skill.
# To do nothing is sometimes a good remedy.
# Walking is man’s best medicine.
Homer <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Be still my heart; thou hast known worse than this.
# Each man delights in the work that suits him best.
# Even a fool learns something once it hits him.
# I didn’t lie! I just created fiction with my mouth!
# If you serve too many masters, you’ll soon suffer.
# My name is Nobody.
# Of all creatures that breathe and move upon the earth, nothing is bred that is weaker than man.
# The difficulty is not so great to die for a friend, as to find a friend worth dying for.
# There is a fullness of all things, even of sleep and love.
# There is a time for many words, and there is also a time for sleep.
# Two friends, two bodies with one soul inspired.
# Victory passes back and forth between men.
# Wise to resolve, and patient to perform.
# Words empty as the wind are best left unsaid.
Honore de Balzac <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All happiness depends on courage and work.
# All human power is a compound of time and patience.
# Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn it into a fact.
# Laws are spider webs through which the big flies pass and the little ones get caught.
# Love is a game in which one always cheats.
# Love is the poetry of the senses!
# Marriage must fight constantly against a monster which devours everything: routine.
# No man should marry until he has studied anatomy and dissected at least one woman.
# Our greatest fears lie in anticipation.
# Passion is born deaf and dumb.
# Reading brings us unknown friends.
# Solitude is fine but you need someone to tell that solitude is fine.
# The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.
# The more one judges, the less one loves.
# There is no such thing as a great talent without great willpower.
# When women love, they forgive everything, even our crimes; when they do not love, they cannot forgive anything, not even our virtues.
Horace <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Anger is a momentary madness.
# As we speak cruel time is fleeing. Seize the day, believing as little as possible in the morrow.
# Begin, be bold, and venture to be wise.
# Carpe diem!
# Enjoy the present smiling hour.
# Force without wisdom falls of its own weight.
# He who has begun has half done. Dare to be wise; begin!
# He will always be a slave who does not know how to live upon a little.
# In adversity, remember to keep an even mind.
# In love there are two evils: war and peace.
# It is your concern when your neighbor’s wall is on fire.
# Leave all else to the gods.
# Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
# Mix a little foolishness with your serious plans. It is lovely to be silly at the right moment.
# Nothing’s beautiful from every point of view.
# Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.
# Rule your mind or it will rule you.
# The envious man grows lean at the success of his neighbor.
# We are but dust and shadow.
# We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who, content with his life, can retire from the world like a satisfied guest.
# Whatever advice you give, be brief.
Immanuel Kant <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# By a lie a man throws away and, as it were, annihilates his dignity as a man.
# Dare to think!
# Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
# I had to deny knowledge in order to make room for faith.
# I have no knowledge of myself as I am, but merely as I appear to myself.
# If man makes himself a worm he must not complain when he is trodden on.
# It is difficult for the isolated individual to work himself out of the immaturity which has become almost natural for him.
# Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
# Look closely. The beautiful may be small.
# Nature does nothing in vain, and in the use of means to her goals she is not prodigal.
# Out of the crooked timber of humanity, no straight thing was ever made.
# Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
# The busier we are, the more acutely we feel that we live, the more conscious we are of life.
# The death of dogma is the birth of morality.
# Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
# We are not rich by what we possess but by what we can do without.
# 1. What can I know? 2. What ought I to do? 3. What may I hope?
Isaac Newton <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# God created everything by number, weight and measure.
# I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people.
# If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
# Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation.
# Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
# Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy.
# No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.
# Plato is my friend, Aristotle is my friend, but my greatest friend is truth.
# To every action there is always opposed an equal reaction.
# To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
# Truth is ever to be found in simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things.
# What we know is a drop, what we don’t know is an ocean.
# You have to make the rules, not follow them.
J.P. Morgan <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A man always has two reasons for what he does – a good one, and the real one.
# Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you’ll be able to see farther.
# If you have to ask how much it costs, you can’t afford it.
# The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are.
# When you expect things to happen – strangely enough – they do happen.
Jack London <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A bone to the dog is not charity. Charity is the bone shared with the dog, when you are just as hungry as the dog.
# I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet.
# Intelligent men are cruel. Stupid men are monstrously cruel.
# It’s better to stand by someone’s side than by yourself.
# Life is not always a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes, playing a poor hand well.
# Life is so short. I would rather sing one song than interpret the thousand.
# No, sir. Go to hell sir. It’s the best I can do for you sir.
# Show me a man with a tattoo and I’ll show you a man with an interesting past.
# The ghostly winter silence had given way to the great spring murmur of awakening life.
# The Wild still lingered in him and the wolf in him merely slept.
# To be able to forget means sanity.
# You can’t wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.
James Monroe <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A king without power is an absurdity.
# A little flattery will support a man through great fatigue.
# It is better to spread trust all around than to hand out money!
# National honor is the national property of the highest value.
# Preparation for war is a constant stimulus to suspicion and ill will.
# The best form of government is that which is most likely to prevent the greatest sum of evil.
# We must support our rights or lose our character, and with it, perhaps, our liberties.
Jane Austen <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A lady’s imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.
# Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the pangs of disappointed love.
# I could easily forgive his pride, if he had not mortified mine.
# I do not want people to be very agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them a great deal.
# I may have lost my heart, but not my self-control.
# I must learn to be content with being happier than I deserve.
# I wish, as well as everybody else, to be perfectly happy; but, like everybody else, it must be in my own way.
# If I loved you less, I might be able to talk about it more.
# It isn’t what we say or think that defines us, but what we do.
# None of us want to be in calm waters all our lives.
# One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
# The distance is nothing when one has a motive.
# The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.
# There is no charm equal to tenderness of heart.
# There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves, it is not my nature.
# There is nothing like staying at home, for real comfort.
# Think only of the past as its remembrance gives you pleasure.
# Time will explain.
# When I fall in love, it will be forever.
# You must be the best judge of your own happiness.
# You pierce my soul. I am half agony, half hope… I have loved none but you.
Jean de La Bruyere <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All men’s misfortunes spring from their hatred of being alone.
# Love and friendship exclude each other.
# Men blush less for their crimes than for their weaknesses and vanity.
# Next to sound judgment, diamonds and pearls are the rarest things in the world.
# Out of difficulties grow miracles.
# Politeness makes one appear outwardly as they should be within.
# The most exquisite pleasure is giving pleasure to others.
# Those who make the worst use of their time are the first to complain of its brevity.
# To laugh at men of sense is the privilege of fools.
# Two persons cannot long be friends if they cannot forgive each other’s little failings.
# We come too late to say anything which has not been said already.
# We keep a special place in our hearts for people who refuse to be impressed by us.
Jean Racine <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A tragedy need not have blood and death; it’s enough that it all be filled with that majestic sadness that is the pleasure of tragedy.
# I embrace my rival, but only to strangle him.
# I have loved him too much not to hate.
# Justice in the extreme is often unjust.
# Thank the Gods! My misery exceeds all my hopes!
# The quarrels of lovers are the renewal of love.
# There are no secrets that time does not reveal.
# Without money honor is merely a disease.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Every person has a right to risk their own life for the preservation of it.
# I may be no better, but at least I am different.
# I prefer liberty with danger than peace with slavery.
# I would rather be a man of paradoxes than a man of prejudices.
# It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.
# Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.
# Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
# People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
# The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.
# To be sane in a world of madman is in itself madness.
# We are born, so to speak, twice over; born into existence, and born into life; born a human being, and born a man.
Jeff Bezos <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# I believe you have to be willing to be misunderstood if you’re going to innovate.
# If you’re not stubborn, you’ll give up on experiments too soon. And if you’re not flexible, you’ll pound your head against the wall and you won’t see a different solution to a problem you’re trying to solve.
# Invention is by its very nature disruptive. If you want to be understood at all times, then don’t do anything new.
# People who are right most of the time are people who change their minds often.
# The human brain is an incredible pattern-matching machine.
# We can’t be in survival mode. We have to be in growth mode.
# Work hard, have fun, make history.
Johann Sebastian Bach <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Harmony is next to Godliness.
# I play the notes as they are written, but it is God who makes the music.
# If I decide to be an idiot, then I’ll be an idiot on my own accord.
# It’s easy to play any musical instrument: all you have to do is touch the right key at the right time and the instrument will play itself.
# Music is an agreeable harmony for the honor of God and the permissible delights of the soul.
# Soli Deo Gloria. (For the Glory of God Alone.)
# The final aim and reason of all music is nothing other than the glorification of God and the refreshment of the spirit.
# What I have achieved by industry and practice, anyone else with tolerable natural gift and ability can also achieve.
John Bunyan <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Dark clouds bring waters, when the bright bring none.
# He who runs from God in the morning will scarcely find Him the rest of the day.
# I will stay in prison till the moss grows on my eye lids rather than disobey God.
# If we have not quiet in our minds, outward comfort will do no more for us than a golden slipper on a gouty foot.
# In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words without a heart.
# In times of affliction we commonly meet with the sweetest experiences of the love of God.
# It is said that in some countries trees will grow, but will bear no fruit because there is no winter there.
# One leak will sink a ship, and one sin will destroy a sinner.
# Prayer will make a man cease from sin, or sin will entice a man to cease from prayer.
# The man that takes up religion for the world will throw away religion for the world.
# The road of denial leads to the precipice of destruction.
# Words easy to be understood do often hit the mark; when high and learned ones do only pierce the air.
# You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.
John Calvin <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A dog barks and stands at bay if he sees any one assault his master.
# A perfect faith is nowhere to be found, so it follows that all of us are partly unbelievers.
# All the arts come from God and are to be respected as divine inventions.
# However many blessings we expect from God, His infinite liberality will always exceed all our wishes and our thoughts
# Man’s nature, so to speak, is a perpetual factory of idols.
# The torture of a bad conscience is the hell of a living soul.
# There is no knowing that does not begin with knowing God.
# There is not one blade of grass, there is no color in this world that is not intended to make us rejoice.
# True wisdom consists in two things: Knowledge of God and Knowledge of Self.
# We should ask God to increase our hope when it is small, awaken it when it is dormant, confirm it when it is wavering, strengthen it when it is weak, and raise it up when it is overthrown.
John F Kennedy <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A child miseducated is a child lost.
# As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
# Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
# Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.
# Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
# Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
# Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.
# Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
# If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.
# If we cannot now end our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.
# Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
# Let us never negotiate out of fear. But let us never fear to negotiate.
# Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
# Libraries should be open to all – except the censor.
# One person can make a difference, and everyone should try.
# Our problems are man-made, therefore they may be solved by man. No problem of human destiny is beyond human beings.
# The best road to progress is freedom’s road.
# The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
# The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
# Things do not happen. Things are made to happen.
# Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.
# Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.
# Too often we… enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
# We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives.
# We must use time as a tool, not as a couch.
John Milton <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A good book is the precious lifeblood of a master spirit.
# Awake, arise or be for ever fall’n.
# Better to reign in Hell, than to serve in Heaven.
# Death is the golden key that opens the palace of eternity.
# For what can war, but endless war, still breed?
# Freely they stood who stood, and fell who fell.
# Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties.
# Good men may enjoy the freedom which they merit, and the bad the curb which they need.
# He who reigns within himself and rules passions, desires, and fears is more than a king.
# I neither oblige the belief of other person, nor overhastily subscribe mine own.
# Innocence, once lost, can never be regained. darkness, once gazed upon, can never be lost.
# Long is the way and hard, that out of Hell leads up to light.
# Men of most renowned virtue have sometimes by transgressing most truly kept the law.
# Most men admire virtue who follow not her lore.
# No man who knows aught, can be so stupid to deny that all men naturally were born free.
# None can love freedom heartily, but good men; the rest love not freedom, but license.
# Nothing profits more than self-esteem, grounded on what is just and right.
# Peace hath her victories, No less renowned than war.
# So farewell Hope, and with Hope farewell Fear.
# Solitude sometimes is best society.
# The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven.
# They also serve who only stand and wait.
# To be blind is not miserable; not to be able to bear blindness, that is miserable.
# Truth is as impossible to be soiled by any outward touch as the sunbeam.
# We live Law to ourselves. Our reason is our Law.
# What hath night to do with sleep?
# What is dark within me, illumine.
# Who overcomes by force, hath overcome but half his foe.
John Muir <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul.
# Another glorious day, the air as delicious to the lungs as nectar to the tongue.
# Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves.
# Come to the woods, for here is rest.
# Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul alike.
# Going to the mountains is going home.
# Handle a book as a bee does a flower, extract its sweetness but do not damage it.
# How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains!
# I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.
# In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.
# Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.
# Living artificially in towns, we are sickly, and never come to know ourselves.
# Nature in her green, tranquil woods heals and soothes all afflictions.
# None of Nature’s landscapes are ugly so long as they are wild.
# Nothing truly wild is unclean.
# One day’s exposure to mountains is better than a cartload of books.
# One should go to the woods for safety, if for nothing else.
# One touch of nature makes all the world kin.
# Only by going alone in silence, without baggage, can one truly get into the heart of the wilderness. All other travel is mere dust and hotels and baggage and chatter.
# Sheep, like people, are ungovernable when hungry.
# Spring work is going on with joyful enthusiasm.
# Take a course of good water and air, and in the eternal youth of Nature you may renew your own.
# The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.
# The mountains are calling and I must go.
# The power of imagination makes us infinite.
# The snow is melting into music.
# The sun shines not on us but in us.
# The whole wilderness seems to be alive and familiar, full of humanity.
# The world is big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark.
# The world, we are told, was made especially for man – a presumption not supported by all the facts.
# Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity.
# We all travel the Milky Way together, trees and men.
# When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe.
John Quincy Adams <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone.
# Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman, before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air.
# Heaven has given to every human being the power of controlling his passions, and if he neglects or loses it, the fault is his own, and he must be answerable for it.
# I am a warrior, so that my son may be a merchant, so that his son may be a poet.
# If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
# In charity to all mankind, bearing no malice or ill will to any human being, and even compassionating those who hold in bondage their fellow men, not knowing what they do.
# To believe all men honest would be folly. To believe none so, is something worse.
# Try and fail, but don’t fail to try.
# We understand now, we’ve been made to understand, and to embrace the understanding that who we are is who we were.
John Ruskin <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All art is but dirtying the paper delicately.
# All books are divisible into two classes: the books of the hours, and the books of all Time.
# Education does not mean teaching people what they do not know. It means teaching them to behave as they do not behave.
# It is better to lose your pride with someone you love rather than to lose that someone you love with your useless pride.
# Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of intelligent effort. There must be the will to produce a superior thing.
# The purest and most thoughtful minds are those which love color the most.
# To banish imperfection is to destroy expression, to check exertion, to paralyze vitality.
# When love and skill work together, expect a materpiece.
Jonathan Swift <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart.
# Books, the children of the brain.
# Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.
# I’ve always believed no matter how many shots I miss, I’m going to make the next one.
# May you live every day of your life.
# The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
# Vision is the art of seeing things invisible.
Josh Billings <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself.
# Advice is like castor oil, easy enough to give but dreadful uneasy to take.
# Be kind to your mother-in-law, but pay for her board at some good hotel.
# Be like a postage stamp. Stick to one thing until you get there.
# Better make a weak man your enemy than your friend.
# Don’t mistake pleasure for happiness. They are a different breed of dogs.
# Don’t put off till tomorrow what can be enjoyed today.
# Genius after all ain’t anything more then elegant common sense.
# Half of the troubles of this life can be traced to saying yes too quickly and not saying no soon enough.
# Knowledge is like money: the more he gets, the more he craves.
# Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.
# Love looks through a telescope; envy, through a microscope.
# One of the greatest victories you can gain over someone is to beat him at politeness.
# Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.
# Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute.
# The best time for you to hold your tongue is the time you feel you must say something or bust.
# There are lots of people who mistake their imagination for their memory.
# There is no revenge so complete as forgiveness.
Jules Verne <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Anything one man can imagine, other men can make real.
# Before all masters, necessity is the one most listened to, and who teaches the best.
# How many things have been denied one day, only to become realities the next!
# I believe cats to be spirits come to earth. A cat, I am sure, could walk on a cloud without coming through.
# If there were no thunder, men would have little fear of lightning.
# It is a great misfortune to be alone, my friends; and it must be believed that solitude can quickly destroy reason.
# Mobilis in Mobile. (Moving amidst Mobility.)
# Reality provides us with facts so romantic that imagination itself could add nothing to them.
# Science, my lad, has been built upon many errors; but they are errors which it was good to fall into, for they led to the truth.
# The chance which now seems lost may present itself at the last moment.
# The earth does not need new continents, but new men.
# The human mind delights in grand conceptions of supernatural beings.
# Though sleep is called our best friend, it is a friend who often keeps us waiting!
# Trains, like time and tide, stop for no one.
# We may brave human laws, but we cannot resist natural ones.
# When one has taken root, one puts out branches.
# With happiness as with health: to enjoy it, one should be deprived of it occasionally.
Julius Caesar <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# As a rule, men worry more about what they can’t see than about what they can.
# Experience is the teacher of all things.
# I came, I saw, I conquered.
# I love the name of honor, more than I fear death.
# It is better to create than to learn! Creating is the essence of life.
# Men willingly believe what they wish.
# No one is so brave that he is not disturbed by something unexpected.
# Veni, vidi, vici!
Kate Chopin <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A person can’t have everything in this world; and it was a little unreasonable of her to expect it.
# Goodbye! Because I love you.
# Looking at his wife as one looks at a valuable piece of property which has suffered some damage.
# Perhaps it is better to wake up after all, even to suffer, rather than to remain a dupe to illusions all one’s life.
# She says a wedding is one of the most lamentable spectacles on earth.
# She wanted something to happen; something, anything: she did not know what.
# So the storm passed and everyone was happy.
# The artist must possess the courageous soul that dares and defies.
# The bird that would soar above the level plain of tradition and prejudice must have strong wings.
# The delicious breath of rain was in the air.
# The voice of the sea is seductive, never ceasing, whispering, clamoring, murmuring, inviting the soul to wander in abysses of solitude.
Katherine Mansfield <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Ah, what happiness it is to be with people who are all happy, to press hands, press cheeks, smile into eyes.
# Could we change our attitude, we should not only see life differently, but life itself would come to be different.
# I always felt that the great high privilege, relief and comfort of friendship, was that one had to explain nothing.
# I love the rain. I want the feeling of it on my face.
# I saw myself driving through Eternity in a timeless taxi.
# If only one could tell true love from false love as one can tell mushrooms from toadstools.
# It is of immense importance to learn to laugh at ourselves.
# Life never becomes a habit to me. It’s always a marvel.
# Make it a rule of life never to regret and never to look back. Regret is an appalling waste of energy; you can’t build on it; it’s only good for wallowing in.
# The pleasure of all reading is doubled when one lives with another who shares the same books.
# To work – to work! It is such infinite delight to know that we still have the best things to do.
Khalil Gibran <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
# Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror. But you are eternity and you are the mirror.
# Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
# Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
# For life and death are one, even as the river and the sea are one.
# Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
# Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
# If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don’t, they never were.
# It takes a minute to have a crush on someone, an hour to like someone, and a day to love someone… but it takes a lifetime to forget someone.
# Love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.
# Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
# Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life bringing peace, abolishing strife.
# One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
# Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
# Progress lies not in enhancing what is, but in advancing toward what will be.
# Sadness is but a wall between two gardens.
# Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
# Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolution.
# The optimist sees the rose and not its thorns; the pessimist stares at the thorns, oblivious to the rose.
# Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
# We are all like the bright moon, we still have our darker side.
# We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
# When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
# Yesterday is but today’s memory, and tomorrow is today’s dream.
# You talk when you cease to be at peace with your thoughts.
# Your friend is your needs answered.
King Solomon <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A fool is wise in his eyes.
# A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.
# A good name is rather to be chosen than riches.
# A merry heart doeth good like medicine.
# As iron sharpens iron, so a friend sharpens a friend.
# Do not rebuke mockers, or they will hate you; rebuke the wise, and they will love you.
# There is a time to get and a time to lose.
# Train up a child in the way that he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.
# Who is the wise man? He who sees what’s going to be born.
# Your own soul is nourished when you are kind; it is destroyed when you are cruel.
L Frank Baum <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A heart is not judged by how much you love; but by how much you are loved by others.
# Everything has to come to an end, sometime.
# Hearts will never be practical until they can be made unbreakable.
# I can’t give you a brain, but I can give you a diploma.
# If we walk far enough, we shall sometime come to someplace.
# Never give up. No one knows what’s going to happen next.
# Never question the truth of what you fail to understand, for the world is filled with wonders.
# No thief, however skillful, can rob one of knowledge, and that is why knowledge is the best and safest treasure to acquire.
# One can be ugly in looks, but lovely in disposition.
# Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain!
# Some people without brains do an awful lot of talking, don’t you think?
# There is no place like home.
# Time is given us to be happy and for no other reason… When we waste time, we waste happiness.
# To destroy an offender cannot benefit society so much as to redeem him.
# To please a child is a sweet and lovely thing that warms one’s heart and brings its own reward.
Lao Tzu <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.
# Act without expectation.
# Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy.
# Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
# By letting go it all gets done.
# Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner.
# Doing nothing is better than being busy doing nothing.
# Give evil nothing to oppose and it will disappear by itself.
# Great acts are made up of small deeds.
# He who knows others is wise; he who knows himself is enlightened.
# I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
# If you correct your mind, the rest of your life will fall into place.
# If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
# If you want to know me, look inside your heart.
# Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
# Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
# Life and death are one thread, the same line viewed from different sides.
# Loss is not as bad as wanting more.
# Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses.
# Manifest plainness, embrace simplicity, reduce selfishness, have few desires.
# Muddy water, let stand, becomes clear.
# Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
# Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.
# Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it
# Respond intelligently even to unintelligent treatment.
# Silence is a source of great strength.
# Stop thinking, and end your problems.
# Success is as dangerous as failure. Hope is as hollow as fear.
# The flame that burns Twice as bright burns half as long.
# The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
# The mark of a moderate man is freedom from his own ideas.
# The Way to do is to be.
# Those who know do not speak. Those who speak do not know.
# To a mind that is still the whole universe surrenders.
# To attain knowledge, add things everyday. To attain wisdom, remove things every day.
# To understand the limitation of things, desire them.
# Violence, even well intentioned, always rebounds upon oneself.
# When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
# When you are content to be simply yourself and don’t compare or compete, everybody will respect you.
Leo Tolstoy <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
# All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.
# Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
# If you look for perfection, you’ll never be content.
# If you want to be happy, be.
# Music is the shorthand of emotion.
# One of the first conditions of happiness is that the link between Man and Nature shall not be broken.
# Respect was invented to cover the empty place where love should be.
# The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity.
# The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.
# True life is lived when tiny changes occur.
# Truth, like gold, is to be obtained not by its growth, but by washing away from it all that is not gold.
# We lost because we told ourselves we lost.
Leonardo da Vinci <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A beautiful body perishes, but a work of art dies not.
# Art is never finished, only abandoned.
# As you cannot do what you want, want what you can do.
# Fear arises sooner than anything else.
# God sells us all things at the price of labor.
# He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
# I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do.
# Intellectual passion drives out sensuality.
# It is easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.
# Learning never exhausts the mind.
# Nothing can be loved or hated unless it is first understood.
# Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.
# One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
# Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
# Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
# The artist sees what others only catch a glimpse of.
# The deeper the feeling, the greater the pain.
# The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
# The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
# Time stays long enough for anyone who will use it.
# Water is the driving force of all nature.
# Who sows virtue reaps honor.
Lewis Carroll <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Curiouser and curiouser!
# Everything’s got a moral, if only you can find it.
# If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there.
# It’s no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.
# Oh, ’tis love, ’tis love that makes the world go round.
# Who in the world am I? Ah, that’s the great puzzle.
Louis Pasteur <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A bottle of wine contains more philosophy than all the books in the world.
# Chance favors the prepared mind.
# Do not let yourself be tainted with a barren skepticism.
# Gentlemen, it is the microbes who will have the last word.
# I am on the edge of mysteries and the veil is getting thinner and thinner.
# It is surmounting difficulties that makes heroes.
# Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal: my strength lies solely in my tenacity.
# One must work; one must work. I have done what I could.
# Posterity will one day laugh at the foolishness of modern materialistic philosophers.
# Science brings men nearer to God.
# Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world.
# The role of the infinitely small in nature is infinitely great.
# Wine is the most healthful and most hygienic of beverages.
Louisa May Alcott <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Conceit spoils the finest genius.
# Do the things you know, and you shall learn the truth you need to know.
# Don’t try to make me grow up before my time.
# Housekeeping ain’t no joke.
# Human minds are more full of mysteries than any written book and more changeable than the cloud shapes in the air.
# I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.
# I’d rather take coffee than compliments just now.
# I’ve got the key to my castle in the air, but whether I can unlock the door remains to be seen.
# Love is a great beautifier.
# Love is the only thing that we can carry with us when we go, and it makes the end so easy.
# She is too fond of books, and it has turned her brain.
# Some people seemed to get all sunshine, and some all shadow…
# The power of finding beauty in the humblest things makes home happy and life lovely.
# Watch and pray, dear, never get tired of trying, and never think it is impossible to conquer your fault.
# Wild roses are fairest, and nature a better gardener than art.
# Women have been called queens for a long time, but the kingdom given them isn’t worth ruling.
# Work is and always has been my salvation and I thank the Lord for it.
Lucretius <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A little river seems to him, who has never seen a larger river, a mighty stream; and so with other things – a tree, a man – anything appears greatest to him that never knew a greater.
# Constant dripping hollows out a stone.
# It is great wealth to a soul to live frugally with a contented mind.
# Life is one long struggle in the dark.
# Nothing can be created from nothing.
# The first beginnings of things cannot be distinguished by the eye.
# Violence and injury enclose in their net all that do such things, and generally return upon him who began.
# What is food to one, is to others bitter poison.
# What once sprung from the earth sinks back into the earth.
Ludwig van Beethoven <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Applaud, my friends, the comedy is over.
# Don’t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
# I love a tree more than a man.
# I will take fate by the throat; it will never bend me completely to its will.
# I would rather write 10,000 notes than a single letter of the alphabet.
# Love demands all, and has a right to all.
# Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
# Music is indeed the mediator between the spiritual and sensual life.
# Music is like a dream. One that I cannot hear.
# Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
# Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
# Never misjudge the most faithful heart of your beloved.
# Plaudite, amici, comedia finita est.
# Whoever tells a lie is not pure of heart, and such a person can not cook a clean soup..
Mahatma Gandhi <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A man of truth must also be a man of care.
# Each night, when I go to sleep, I die. And the next morning, when I wake up, I am reborn.
# Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s needs, but not every man’s greed.
# Everyone who wills can hear the inner voice. It is within everyone.
# First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.
# Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.
# Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
# Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress.
# I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
# In a gentle way, you can shake the world.
# It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.
# It is unwise to be too sure of one’s own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.
# Jealousy does not wait for reasons.
# Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
# Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men.
# My life is my message.
# Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
# Non-violence is the greatest force at the disposal of mankind. It is mightier than the mightiest weapon of destruction devised by the ingenuity of man.
# Poverty is the worst form of violence.
# Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.
# Selfishness is blind.
# The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
# The future depends on what you do today.
# The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
# To believe in something, and not to live it, is dishonest.
# To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
# Truth alone will endure, all the rest will be swept away before the tide of time.
# Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
# Where there is love there is life.
# You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
# You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
Marcel Proust <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Always try to keep a patch of sky above your life.
# Desire makes everything blossom; possession makes everything wither and fade.
# Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind.
# It is often hard to bear the tears that we ourselves have caused.
# Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
# Love is a reciprocal torture.
# Love is a striking example of how little reality means to us.
# Love is space and time measured by the heart.
# My destination is no longer a place, rather a new way of seeing.
# Reading is that fruitful miracle of a communication in the midst of solitude.
# Remembrance of things past is not necessarily the remembrance of things as they were.
# The charms of the passing woman are generally in direct proportion to the swiftness of her passing.
# The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
# The true paradises are the paradises that we have lost.
# Time, which changes people, does not alter the image we have of them.
# We are healed of a suffering only by experiencing it to the full.
# We don’t receive wisdom; we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take for us or spare us.
Marcus Aurelius <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
# Confine yourself to the present.
# Do every act of your life as though it were the very last act of your life.
# Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.
# Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
# It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.
# Life is neither good or evil, but only a place for good and evil.
# Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature’s delight.
# Nothing happens to anybody which he is not fitted by nature to bear.
# Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.
# Our life is what our thoughts make it.
# Receive without conceit, release without struggle.
# The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
# The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
# The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
# The secret of all victory lies in the organization of the non-obvious.
# The soul becomes dyed with the colour of its thoughts.
# Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
# Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
# When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love..
# Whenever you are about to find fault with someone, ask yourself the following question: What fault of mine most nearly resembles the one I am about to criticize?
# You have power over your mind – not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
Mark Twain <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A clear conscience is the sure sign of a bad memory.
# Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.
# All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.
# An emotion, if it is sincere, is involuntary.
# Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
# Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.
# Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
# Do the right thing. It will gratify some people and astonish the rest.
# Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
# Education consists mainly in what we have unlearned.
# Education: the path from cocky ignorance to miserable uncertainty.
# Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please.
# Giving up smoking is the easiest thing in the world. I know because I’ve done it thousands of times.
# Go to Heaven for the climate, Hell for the company.
# God created war so that Americans would learn geography.
# Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
# I do not fear death. I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born, and had not suffered the slightest inconvenience from it.
# I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.
# If voting made any difference they wouldn’t let us do it.
# If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
# If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.
# Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
# Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
# Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
# Loyalty to country ALWAYS. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
# Man is the only animal that blushes. Or needs to.
# Man will do many things to get himself loved; he will do all things to get himself envied.
# Name the greatest of all inventors: accident.
# Never allow someone to be your priority while allowing yourself to be their option.
# Never put off till tomorrow what may be done day after tomorrow just as well.
# Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
# Out of all the things I have lost, I miss my mind the most.
# Reality can be beaten with enough imagination.
# Sanity and happiness are an impossible combination.
# The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
# The human race has only one really effective weapon and that is laughter.
# The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
# The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.
# The worst loneliness is to not be comfortable with yourself.
# To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.
# When angry, count to four. When very angry, swear.
# When in doubt, tell the truth.
# Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
# Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
# You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.
Mary Shelley <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A slavish bondage to parents cramps every faculty of the mind.
# Beware; for I am fearless, and therefore powerful.
# Elegance is inferior to virtue.
# I do not wish women to have power over men; but over themselves.
# If I cannot inspire love, I will cause fear!
# Invention, it must be humbly admitted, does not consist in creating out of void, but out of chaos.
# Life, although it may only be an accumulation of anguish, is dear to me, and I will defend it.
# Live, and be happy, and make others so.
# My greatest pleasure was the enjoyment of a serene sky amidst these verdant woods: yet I loved all the changes of Nature; and rain, and storm, and the beautiful clouds of heaven brought their delights with them.
# No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks.
# Nothing is so painful to the human mind as a great and sudden change.
# Solitude was my only consolation: deep, dark, deathlike solitude.
# The beginning is always today.
# There is something at work in my soul, which I do not understand.
Mary Wollstonecraft <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A modest man is steady, an humble man timid, and a vain one presumptuous.
# Friendship is a serious affection; the most sublime of all affections, because it is founded on principle, and cemented by time.
# It is justice, not charity, that is wanting in the world.
# It is vain to expect virtue from women till they are in some degree independent of men.
# Men and women must be educated, in a great degree, by the opinions and manners of the society they live in.
# Simplicity and sincerity generally go hand in hand, as both proceed from a love of truth.
# Situation seems to be the mould in which men’s characters are formed.
# Strengthen the female mind by enlarging it, and there will be an end to blind obedience.
# Taught from infancy that beauty is woman’s sceptre, the mind shapes itself to the body, and roaming round its gilt cage, only seeks to adorn its prison.
# The beginning is always today.
# The same energy of character which renders a man a daring villain would have rendered him useful to society, had that society been well organized.
# Till women are more rationally educated, the progress in human virtue and improvement in knowledge must receive continual checks.
# Virtue can only flourish among equals.
# We reason deeply, when we forcibly feel.
# Women are degraded by the propensity to enjoy the present moment, and, at last, despise the freedom which they have not sufficient virtue to struggle to attain.
Menander <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# At times discretion should be thrown aside, and with the foolish we should play the fool.
# Conscience is a God to all mortals.
# Culture makes all men gentle.
# I call a fig a fig, a spade a spade.
# It is not white hair that engenders wisdom.
# Marriage, if one will face the truth, is an evil, but a necessary evil.
# The character of a man is known from his conversations.
# The chief beginning of evil is goodness in excess.
# The man who runs may fight again.
# The spoken word is man’s physician in grief. For this alone has soothing charms for the soul.
# The truth sometimes not sought for comes forth to the light.
# We live, not as we wish to, but as we can.
# Whom the gods love dies young.
Michael Faraday <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A man who is certain he is right is almost sure to be wrong.
# All this is a dream.
# But still try for who knows what is possible!
# Nothing is too wonderful to be true if it be consistent with the laws of nature.
# Shall we educate ourselves in what is known, and then casting away all we have acquired, turn to ignorance for aid to guide us among the unknown?
# Speculations? I have none. I am resting on certainties.
# The important thing is to know how to take all things quietly.
# There’s nothing quite as frightening as someone who knows they are right.
# Work, finish, publish.
Michel de Montaigne <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A wise man never loses anything, if he has himself.
# Ambition is not a vice of little people.
# I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
# I quote others only in order the better to express myself.
# If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
# If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.
# Not being able to govern events, I govern myself.
# On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
# The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
# The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
Michelangelo Buonarroti <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
# Ancora Imparo.
# Beauty is the purgation of superfluities.
# Critique by creating.
# Death and love are the two wings that bear the good man to heaven.
# Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
# Genius is eternal patience.
# I have never felt salvation in nature. I love cities above all.
# I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.
# If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn’t seem so wonderful after all.
# It is necessary to keep one’s compass in one’s eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
# Lord, grant that I may always desire more than I accomplish.
# My soul can find no staircase to Heaven unless it be through Earth’s loveliness.
# The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.
# There is no greater harm than that of time wasted.
# Why do you send fools to judge my work?
Moliere <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Beauty without intelligence is like a hook without bait.
# It is not only what we do, but also what we do not do, for which we are accountable.
# Man, I can assure you, is a nasty creature.
# One must eat to live and not live to eat.
# The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.
# Trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit.
# We die only once, and for such a long time.
Montesquieu <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# An empire founded by war has to maintain itself by war.
# Friendship is an arrangement by which we undertake to exchange small favors for big ones.
# I have always observed that to succeed in the world one should appear like a fool but be wise.
# I have never known any distress that an hour’s reading did not relieve.
# There is no greater tyranny than that which is perpetrated under the shield of the law and in the name of justice.
# There should be weeping at a man’s birth, not at his death.
# To become truly great, one has to stand with people, not above them.
# Useless laws weaken the necessary laws..
Mother Teresa <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A life not lived for others is not a life.
# Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
# Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.
# Help one person at a time and always start with the person nearest you.
# I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.
# I can do things you cannot, you can do things I cannot; together we can do great things.
# I do not pray for success, I ask for faithfulness.
# If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.
# If you can’t feed a hundred people, feed just one.
# If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
# It’s not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.
# Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
# Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.
# Never travel faster than your guardian angel can fly.
# Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.
# Peace begins with a smile.
# Prayer in action is love, love in action is service.
# Some people come in our life as blessings. Some come in your life as lessons.
# Spread love everywhere you go.
# The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread.
# The most terrible poverty is loneliness, and the feeling of being unloved.
# To keep a lamp burning, we have to keep putting oil in it.
# We know only too well that what we are doing is nothing more than a drop in the ocean. But if the drop were not there, the ocean would be missing something.
# What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.
# When you don’t have anything, then you have everything.
# Work without love is slavery.
# Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.
Napoleon Bonaparte <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A leader is a dealer in hope.
# A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.
# Courage is like love; it must have hope for nourishment.
# Courage isn’t having the strength to go on – it is going on when you don’t have strength.
# Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.
# Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.
# He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
# History is a set of lies agreed upon.
# Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
# In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
# Men are more easily governed through their vices than through their virtues.
# Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.
# Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
# The best cure for the body is a quiet mind.
Nathaniel Hawthorne <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A single dream is more powerful than a thousand realities.
# Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
# Death should take me while I am in the mood.
# Easy reading is damn hard writing.
# Happiness is like a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
# Mountains are earth’s undecaying monuments.
# She had not known the weight until she felt the freedom.
# Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
# We dream in our waking moments, and walk in our sleep.
# What other dungeon is so dark as one’s own heart! What jailer so in exorable as one’s self!
Niccolo Machiavelli <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Everyone sees what you appear to be, few experience what you really are.
# If an injury has to be done to a man it should be so severe that his vengeance need not be feared.
# It is better to be feared than loved, if you cannot be both.
# It is not titles that make men illustrious, but men who make titles illustrious.
# Men are driven by two principal impulses, either by love or by fear.
# Never was anything great achieved without danger.
# One change always leaves the way open for the establishment of others.
# Politics have no relation to morals.
# The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
# The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
# The wise man does at once what the fool does finally.
# There is no other way to guard yourself against flattery than by making men understand that telling you the truth will not offend you.
# Where the willingness is great, the difficulties cannot be great.
# Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.
Nicolas Chamfort <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All that I’ve learned, I’ve forgotten. The little that I still know, I’ve guessed.
# And so I leave this world, where the heart must either break or turn to lead.
# Contemplation often makes life miserable. We should act more, think less, and stop watching ourselves live.
# Money is the greatest concern for small characters, but is nothing but the smallest for great characters.
# There are more people who wish to be loved than there are who are willing to love.
# Whoever is not a misanthrope at forty can never have loved mankind.
Nikolai Gogol <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Countless as the sands of the sea are human passions.
# However stupid a fool’s words may be, they are sometimes enough to confound an intelligent man.
# I am who I am and that’s who I am.
# I shall laugh my bitter laugh.
# The longer and more carefully we look at a funny story, the sadder it becomes.
# We have the marvelous gift of making everything insignificant.
# What a dreary world we live in, gentlemen.
# What are you laughing at? You are laughing at yourselves!
# Whatever you may say, the body depends on the soul.
# You can’t imagine how stupid the whole world has grown nowadays.
Oliver Cromwell <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A few honest men are better than numbers.
# Do not trust to the cheering, for those very persons would shout as much if you and I were going to be hanged.
# God made them as stubble to our swords.
# He who stops being better stops being good.
# It’s a blessed thing to die daily.
# Keep your faith in God, but keep your powder dry.
# Nature can do more than physicians.
# Necessity has no law.
# No one rises so high as he who knows not whither he is going.
# Not only strike while the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking.
# Subtlety may deceive you; integrity never will.
Oliver Goldsmith <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A reserved lover, it is said, always makes a suspicious husband.
# Ask me no questions, and I’ll tell you no fibs.
# Ceremonies are different in every country, but true politeness is everywhere the same.
# Don’t let us make imaginary evils, when you know we have so many real ones to encounter.
# Every absurdity has a champion to defend it.
# Friendship is a disinterested commerce between equals; love an abject intercourse between tyrants and slaves.
# I love everything that is old; old friends, old times, old manners, old books, old wines.
# Life is a journey that must be traveled no matter how bad the roads and accommodations.
# Little things are great to little men.
# Modesty seldom resides in a breast that is not enriched with nobler virtues.
# People seldom improve when they have no model but themselves to copy after.
# Politeness is the result of good sense and good nature.
# Silence is become his mother tongue.
# Tenderness is a virtue.
# They say women and music should never be dated.
# True wisdom consists of tracing effects to their causes.
# You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.
Oscar Wilde <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A good friend will always stab you in the front.
# A man’s face is his autobiography. A woman’s face is her work of fiction.
# A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
# All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That’s his.
# Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
# Anybody can sympathise with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathise with a friend’s success.
# Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
# Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.
# Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.
# Every woman is a rebel, and usually in wild revolt against herself.
# Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
# Hear no evil, speak no evil, and you won’t be invited to cocktail parties.
# I am so clever that sometimes I don’t understand a single word of what I am saying.
# I can resist everything except temptation.
# I don’t want to be at the mercy of my emotions. I want to use them, to enjoy them, and to dominate them.
# I have nothing to declare except my genius.
# I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.
# I like men who have a future and women who have a past.
# I think God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability.
# It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.
# Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.
# Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
# Live! Live the wonderful life that is in you! Let nothing be lost upon you. Be always searching for new sensations. Be afraid of nothing.
# Men always want to be a woman’s first love – women like to be a man’s last romance.
# Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people we personally dislike.
# Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
# No man is rich enough to buy back his own past.
# Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing.
# Society often forgives the criminal; it never forgives the dreamer.
# Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.
# Some things are more precious because they don’t last long.
# The aim of life is self-development. To realize one’s nature perfectly – that is what each of us is here for.
# The mystery of love is greater than the mystery of death.
# The nicest feeling in the world is to do a good deed anonymously – and have somebody find out.
# The truth is rarely pure and never simple.
# The very essence of romance is uncertainty.
# The world is a stage and the play is badly cast.
# There is no sin except stupidity.
# There is only one thing in life worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.
# To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
# To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
# We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
# We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell.
# We live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities.
# Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong.
# Who, being loved, is poor?
# Women are made to be loved, not understood.
# Women are meant to be loved, not to be understood.
# Women have a much better time than men in this world; there are far more things forbidden to them.
# Yet each man kills the thing he loves.
# You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
Osho <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A certain darkness is needed to see the stars.
# All that is great cannot be possessed – and that is one of the most foolish things man goes on doing. We want to possess.
# Be – don’t try to become.
# Be realistic: Plan for a miracle.
# Courage Is a Love Affair with the Unknown.
# Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
# Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
# Experience life in all possible ways – good-bad, bitter-sweet, dark-light, summer-winter.
# In love the other is important; in lust you are important.
# It is beautiful to be alone, it is also beautiful to be in love, to be with people. And they are complementary, not contradictory.
# It’s not a question of learning much. On the contrary. It’s a question of unlearning much.
# Life begins where fear ends.
# Life repeats itself mindlessly – unless you become mindful, it will go on repeating like a wheel.
# Love is not about possession. Love is about appreciation.
# Love is the goal, life is the journey.
# My whole teaching consists of two words, meditation and love.
# No thought, no mind, no choice; just being silent, rooted in yourself.
# Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
# Nobody really wants to be free; because freedom brings responsibility.
# Remain in wonder if you want mysteries to open up for you.
# Sadness gives depth. Happiness gives height. Sadness gives roots. Happiness gives branches.
# The less people know, the more stubbornly they know it.
# Whatever you feel, you become. It is your responsibility.
Otto von Bismarck <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A conquering army on the border will not be stopped by eloquence.
# Anyone who has ever looked into the glazed eyes of a soldier dying on the battlefield will think hard before starting a war.
# Hounds follow those who feed them.
# Never believe anything in politics until it has been officially denied.
# Only a fool learns from his own mistakes. The wise man learns from the mistakes of others.
# Politics is the art of the possible.
# Preventive war is like committing suicide out of fear of death.
Percy Bysshe Shelley <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A poet is a nightingale who sits in darkness and sings to cheer its own solitude with sweet sounds.
# Fear not for the future, weep not for the past.
# I have drunken deep of joy, And I will taste no other wine tonight.
# If winter comes, can spring be far behind?
# Music, when soft voices die, vibrates in the memory.
# Our sweetest songs are those of saddest thought.
# Poetry is a mirror which makes beautiful that which is distorted.
# Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world.
# Soul meets soul on lovers’ lips.
# The more we study, the more we discover our ignorance
# The pleasure that is in sorrow is sweeter than the pleasure of pleasure itself.
# The sunlight claps the earth, and the moonbeams kiss the sea: what are all these kissings worth, if thou kiss not me?
# War is the statesman’s game, the priest’s delight, the lawyer’s jest, the hired assassin’s trade.
Plato <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A dog has the soul of a philosopher.
# A house that has a library in it has a soul.
# Any man may easily do harm, but not every man can do good to another.
# At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
# Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
# Beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder.
# Courage is knowing what not to fear.
# Education is teaching our children to desire the right things.
# Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
# Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.
# I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.
# Ignorance, the root and stem of every evil.
# In vino veritas. / In wine, truth.
# Man is a being in search of meaning.
# Music is the movement of sound to reach the soul for the education of its virtue.
# Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow.
# No man should bring children into the world who is unwilling to persevere to the end in their nature and education.
# No wealth can ever make a bad man at peace with himself.
# Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history.
# Poets utter great and wise things which they do not themselves understand.
# The beginning is the most important part of the work.
# The heaviest penalty for declining to rule is to be ruled by someone inferior to yourself.
# The madness of love is the greatest of heaven’s blessings.
# The measure of a man is what he does with power.
# The price good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by evil men.
# There are three classes of men; lovers of wisdom, lovers of honor, and lovers of gain.
# There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
# There is truth in wine and children.
# Those who tell the stories rule society.
# Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools because they have to say something.
# Writing is the geometry of the soul.
# You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation.
Plutarch <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Character is simply habit long continued.
# Courage stands halfway between cowardice and rashness, one of which is a lack, the other an excess of courage.
# Do not speak of your happiness to one less fortunate than yourself.
# I don’t need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.
# It is part of a good man to do great and noble deeds, though he risk everything.
# Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly.
# Neither blame or praise yourself.
# Painting is silent poetry.
# Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only balance to weigh friends.
# Silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech.
# The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled.
# The poor go to war, to fight and die for the delights, riches, and superfluities of others.
# To find fault is easy; to do better may be difficult.
# To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good learn wisdom for the future.
Rabindranath Tagore <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A mind all logic is like a knife all blade. It makes the hand bleed that uses it.
# By plucking her petals you do not gather the beauty of the flower.
# Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.
# Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.
# Don’t limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time.
# He who is too busy doing good finds no time to be good.
# I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.
# If you cry because the sun has gone out of your life, your tears will prevent you from seeing the stars.
# If you shut your door to all errors truth will be shut out.
# It is very simple to be happy, but it is very difficult to be simple.
# Love is an endless mystery, because there is no reasonable cause that could explain it.
# Love’s gift cannot be given, it waits to be accepted.
# Men are cruel, but Man is kind.
# Music fills the infinite between two souls.
# Spring has passed. Summer has gone. Winter is here.. and the song I meant to sing remains unsung. For I have spent my days stringing and unstringing my instrument.
# We read the world wrong and say that it deceives us.
# You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water.
Rainer Maria Rilke <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Ah, how good it is to be among people who are reading.
# I live my life in widening circles that reach out across the world.
# I want to be with those who know secret things or else alone.
# It is good to be solitary, for solitude is difficult; that something is difficult must be a reason the more for us to do it.
# Let life happen to you. Believe me: life is in the right, always.
# Love consists of this: two solitudes that meet, protect and greet each other.
# Perhaps all the dragons in our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see us act, just once, with beauty and courage. Perhaps everything that frightens us is, in its deepest essence, something helpless that wants our love.
# The only journey is the one within.
# The purpose of life is to be defeated by greater and greater things.
# We need, in love, to practice only this: letting each other go. For holding on comes easily; we do not need to learn it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
# Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.
# Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
# Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
# Every artist was first an amateur.
# Every man I meet is in some way my superior; and in that I can learn of him.
# Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.
# For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
# It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
# Life is a journey, not a destination.
# Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.
# Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
# Sometimes a scream is better than a thesis.
# The earth laughs in flowers.
# The first wealth is health.
# The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.
# The only way to have a friend is to be one.
# The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.
# To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
# What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
# What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.
# You become what you think about all day long.
Rene Descartes <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Cogito ergo sum.
# Conquer yourself rather than the world.
# Doubt is the origin of wisdom.
# Except our own thoughts, there is nothing absolutely in our power.
# He who hid well, lived well.
# I think; therefore I am.
# It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
# The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
# To know what people really think, pay attention to what they do, rather than what they say.
Robert Browning <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A lion may die of an ass’s kick.
# A minute’s success pays the failure of years.
# Ah, but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp, or what’s a heaven for?
# Grow old with me! The best is yet to be.
# I show you doubt, to prove that faith exists.
# I was made and meant to look for you and wait for you and become yours forever.
# If you get simple beauty and naught else, you get about the best thing god invents.
# Ignorance is not innocence but sin.
# Love, hope, fear, faith – these make humanity; These are its sign and note and character.
# My sun sets to rise again.
# Rats! They fought the dogs and killed the cats.
# Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
# Who hears music feels his solitude peopled at once.
Robert Louis Stevenson <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A friend is a gift you give yourself.
# Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.
# I kept always two books in my pocket, one to read, one to write in.
# I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.
# Keep your eyes open to your mercies. The man who forgets to be thankful has fallen asleep in life.
# Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others.
# Man is a creature who lives not upon bread alone, but primarily by catchwords.
# The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
# The saints are the sinners who keep on trying.
# There is no duty we so much underrate as the duty of being happy. By being happy we sow anonymous benefits upon the world.
# To be what we are, and to become what we are capable of becoming, is the only end of life.
# We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend.
# Wine is bottled poetry.
# You can give without loving, but you can never love without giving.
Ronald Reagan <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
# A people free to choose will always choose peace.
# All great change in America begins at the dinner table.
# America is too great for small dreams.
# As government expands, liberty contracts.
# Democracy is worth dying for, because it’s the most deeply honorable form of government ever devised by man.
# Don’t be afraid to see what you see.
# Each generation goes further than the generation preceding it because it stands on the shoulders of that generation. You will have opportunities beyond anything we’ve ever known.
# Government is not a solution to our problem, government is the problem.
# Government’s first duty is to protect the people, not run their lives.
# Heroes may not be braver than anyone else. They’re just braver 5 minutes longer.
# If we ever forget that we’re one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
# It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
# I’ve heard that hard work never killed anyone, but I say why take the chance?
# Life is one grand sweet song so start the music.
# Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
# Peace is not absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.
# Some people spend an entire lifetime wondering if they made a difference in the world. But, the Marines don’t have that problem.
# The dreams of people may differ, but everybody wants their dreams to come true. And America, above all places, gives us the freedom to do that.
# The future doesn’t belong to the light-hearted. It belongs to the brave.
# The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
# The most terrifying words in the English language are: I’m from the government and I’m here to help.
# There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don’t care who gets the credit.
# We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone.
# We must act today in order to preserve tomorrow.
# We will always remember. We will always be proud. We will always be prepared, so we will always be free.
# When you can’t make them see the light, make them feel the heat.
Rumi <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide from beyond.
# Dance, when you’re broken open. Dance, if you’ve torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood. Dance when you’re perfectly free.
# Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.
# Don’t grieve. Anything you lose comes round in another form.
# Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart.
# Everything in the universe is within you. Ask all from yourself.
# Everything that is made beautiful and fair and lovely is made for the eye of one who sees.
# Forget safety. Live where you fear to live. Destroy your reputation. Be notorious.
# Goodbyes are only for those who love with their eyes. Because for those who love with heart and soul there is no such thing as separation.
# If you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished?
# Ignore those that make you fearful and sad, that degrade you back towards disease and death.
# In your light I learn how to love. In your beauty, how to make poems. You dance inside my chest where no-one sees you, but sometimes I do, and that sight becomes this art.
# Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.
# Let yourself be drawn by the stronger pull of that which you truly love.
# Love is the bridge between you and everything.
# Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along.
# My soul is from elsewhere, I’m sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
# Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I’ll meet you there.
# Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.
# Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
# Silence is the language of God, all else is poor translation.
# Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.
# The moment I first heard love I gave up my soul, my heart, and my eyes.
# The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
# There is a voice that doesn’t use words. Listen.
# What you seek is seeking you.
# When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
# Where there is ruin, there is hope for a treasure.
# Wherever you are, and whatever you do, be in love.
# Words are a pretext. It is the inner bond that draws one person to another, not words.
# Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
# Yesterday is gone and its tale told. Today new seeds are growing.
# You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean in a drop.
# You were born with wings, why prefer to crawl through life?
# Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.
Samuel Butler <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All animals except man know that the principal business of life is to enjoy it.
# All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.
# Autumn is the mellower season, and what we lose in flowers we more than gain in fruits.
# Books are like imprisoned souls till someone takes them down from a shelf and frees them.
# Don’t learn to do, but learn in doing.
# Fear is static that prevents me from hearing myself.
# Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
# God cannot alter the past, though historians can.
# It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.
# It is tact that is golden, not silence.
# Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
# Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
# Life is one long process of getting tired.
# Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises.
# Man is the only animal that can remain on friendly terms with the victims he intends to eat until he eats them.
# Neither irony or sarcasm is argument.
# The best liar is he who makes the smallest amount of lying go the longest way.
# The true laws of God are the laws of our own well-being.
# The truest characters of ignorance are vanity and pride and arrogance.
# Time is the only true purgatory.
# To be is to think and to be thinkable. To live is to continue thinking and to remember having done so.
# You can do very little with faith, but you can do nothing without it.
Samuel Johnson <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A writer only begins a book. A reader finishes it.
# Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last.
# Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
# He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
# Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not.
# Love is the wisdom of the fool and the folly of the wise.
# Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
# Promise, large promise, is the soul of an advertisement.
# The future is purchased by the present.
Seneca <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
# A sword never kills anybody; it is a tool in the killer’s hand.
# All art is but imitation of nature.
# All cruelty springs from weakness.
# Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.
# As is a tale, so is life: not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters.
# As long as you live, keep learning how to live.
# Begin at once to live, and count each separate day as a separate life.
# Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body.
# Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.
# Expecting is the greatest impediment to living. In anticipation of tomorrow, it loses today.
# Hang on to your youthful enthusiasms – you’ll be able to use them better when you’re older.
# He who is brave is free.
# If a man knows not to which port he sails, no wind is favorable.
# It is the power of the mind to be unconquerable.
# Leisure without books is death, and burial of a man alive.
# Life is long, if you know how to use it.
# Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
# Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power.
# No man was ever wise by chance.
# Only time can heal what reason cannot.
# Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by rulers as useful.
# Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.
# The mind unlearns with difficulty what it has long learned.
# To wish to be well is a part of becoming well.
# We suffer more often in imagination than in reality.
# Wealth is the slave of a wise man. The master of a fool.
# Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
Socrates <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Be as you wish to seem.
# Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
# Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
# Beware the barrenness of a busy life.
# Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty.
# Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.
# Every action has its pleasures and its price.
# He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
# I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think.
# I would trade all of my technology for an afternoon with Socrates.
# Is it true, is it kind, or is it necessary?
# Let him who would move the world first move himself.
# Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.
# Prefer knowledge to wealth, for the one is transitory, the other perpetual.
# Sometimes you put walls up not to keep people out, but to see who cares enough to break them down.
# The hottest love has the coldest end.
# The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
# The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less.
# The unexamined life is not worth living.
# There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance.
# To find yourself, think for yourself.
# We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
# Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
# Worthless people live only to eat and drink; people of worth eat and drink only to live.
Sophocles <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All men make mistakes, but a good man yields when he knows his course is wrong, and repairs the evil. The only crime is pride.
# I have no desire to suffer twice, in reality and then in retrospect.
# I was born to join in love, not hate – that is my nature.
# If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
# Our happiness depends on wisdom all the way.
# The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
# To throw away an honest friend is, as it were, to throw your life away.
Søren Kierkegaard <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
# Be that self which one truly is.
# Boredom is the root of all evil – the despairing refusal to be oneself.
# Deep within every human being there still lives the anxiety over the possibility of being alone in the world.
# During the first period of a man’s life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
# Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
# Happiness is the greatest hiding place for despair.
# If anyone on the verge of action should judge himself according to the outcome, he would never begin.
# In my great melancholy, I loved life, for I love my melancholy.
# Irony is a qualification of subjectivity.
# It belongs to the imperfection of everything human that man can only attain his desire by passing through its opposite.
# It is impossible to exist without passion.
# It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
# It is the duty of the human understanding to understand that there are things which it cannot understand, and what those things are.
# Leap of faith – yes, but only after reflection.
# Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
# Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
# Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
# Love does not alter the beloved, it alters itself.
# Love is all, it gives all, and it takes all.
# Many of us pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that we hurry past it.
# My focus should be on what I do in life, not knowing everything, excluding knowledge on what you do. The is key to find a purpose.
# Now, with God’s help, I shall become myself.
# Once you label me you negate me.
# Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
# Patience is necessary, and one cannot reap immediately where one has sown.
# People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
# Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
# The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays.
# The most common form of despair is not being who you are.
# The most painful state of being is remembering the future, particularly the one you’ll never have.
# The task must be made difficult, for only the difficult inspires the noble-hearted.
# The truth is a trap: you cannot get it without it getting you; you cannot get the truth by capturing it, only by its capturing you.
# The tyrant dies and his rule is over, the martyr dies and his rule begins.
# There are two ways to be fooled. One is to believe what isn’t true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true.
# Trouble is the common denominator of living. It is the great equalizer.
Stendhal <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A good book is an event in my life.
# A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.
# I love her beauty, but I fear her mind
# Life is too short, and the time we waste in yawning never can be regained.
# One can acquire everything in solitude except character.
# Our true passions are selfish.
# Pleasure is often spoiled by describing it.
Stephen Hawking <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# For millions of years, mankind lived just like the animals. Then something happened which unleashed the power of our imagination. We learned to talk and we learned to listen.
# However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.
# I don’t think the human race will survive the next thousand years, unless we spread into space.
# I’m not afraid of death, but I’m in no hurry to die.
# In my opinion, there is no aspect of reality beyond the reach of the human mind.
# Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
# Life would be tragic if it weren’t funny.
# Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
# My goal is simple. It is a complete understanding of the universe, why it is as it is and why it exists at all.
# Not only does God play dice but… he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
# One, remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Two, never give up work. Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it. Three, if you are lucky enough to find love, remember it is there and don’t throw it away.
# People won’t have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
# Quiet people have the loudest minds.
# The past, like the future, is indefinite and exists only as a spectrum of possibilities.
# The thing about smart people is that they seem like crazy people to dumb people.
# The universe doesn’t allow perfection.
# There is no unique picture of reality.
# There ought to be something very special about the boundary conditions of the universe and what can be more special than that there is no boundary?
# We are in danger of destroying ourselves by our greed and stupidity. We cannot remain looking inwards at ourselves on a small and increasingly polluted and overcrowded planet.
# We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.
# Women. They are a complete mystery.
Steve Jobs <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# And one more thing…
# Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.
# Being the richest man in the cemetery doesn’t matter to me. Going to bed at night saying we’ve done something wonderful, that’s what matters to me.
# But in the end, for something this complicated, it’s really hard to design products by focus groups. A lot of times, people don’t know what they want until you show it to them.
# Creation is messy. You want genius, you get madness; two sides of the same coin.
# Creativity is just connecting things.
# Deciding what not to do is as important as deciding what to do.
# Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
# Details matter, it’s worth waiting to get it right.
# Don’t let the noise of others opinions drown out your own inner voice.
# Focusing is about saying No.
# I have looked in the mirror every morning and asked myself: ‘If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today?’ And whenever the answer has been ‘No’ for too many days in a row, I know I need to change something.
# I would trade all of my technology for an afternoon with Socrates.
# I’d been rejected, but I was still in love, so I decided to start over.
# If you don’t love something, you’re not going to go the extra mile, work the extra weekend, challenge the status quo as much.
# If you live each day as it was your last, someday you’ll most certainly be right.
# If you want to live your life in a creative way, as an artist, you have to not look back too much. You have to be willing to take whatever you’ve done and whoever you were and throw them away.
# I’m convinced that about half of what separates successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.
# Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
# Innovation is the only way to win.
# It’s better to be a pirate than join the Navy.
# My favorite things in life don’t cost any money. It’s really clear that the most precious resource we all have is time.
# My job is not to be easy on people. My job is to take these great people we have and to push them and make them even better.
# No one wants to die. Even people who want to go to heaven don’t want to die to get there. And yet death is the destination we all share. No one has ever escaped it. And that is as it should be, because Death is very likely the single best invention of Life. It is Life’s change agent. It clears out the old to make way for the new.
# Quality is much better than quantity. One home run is much better than two doubles.
# Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.
# Sometimes life’s going to hit you in the head with a brick. Don’t lose faith.
# Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations.
# Stay hungry, stay foolish.
# That’s been one of my mantras – focus and simplicity. Simple can be harder than complex; you have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple.
# The best innovation is sometimes the company, the way you organize the company.
# The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.
# Things don’t have to change the world to be important.
# Think Different.
# We believe people with passion can change the world for the better.
# We don’t get a chance to do that many things, and every one should be really excellent. Because this is our life. Life is brief, and then you die, you know? So this is what we’ve chosen to do with our life.
# What a computer is to me is the most remarkable tool that we have ever come up with. It’s the equivalent of a bicycle for our minds.
# What we’re doing here will send a giant ripple through the universe.
# You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future.
# You have to be burning with an idea, or a problem, or a wrong that you want to right. If you’re not passionate enough from the start, you’ll never stick it out.
# Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.
# Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.
Sun Tzu <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat. If # you know neither the enemy nor yourself, you will succumb in every battle.
# Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
# Attack him where he is unprepared, appear where you are not expected.
# Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
# He who is prudent and lies in wait for an enemy who is not, will be victorious.
# He will win who knows when to fight and when not to fight.
# In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.Simulated disorder postulates perfect discipline, simulated fear postulates courage; simulated weakness postulates strength.
# Invincibility lies in the defence; the possibility of victory in the attack.
# Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when you move, fall like a thunderbolt.
# Management of many is the same as management of few. It is a matter of organization.
# Move swift as the Wind and closely-formed as the Wood. Attack like the Fire and be still as the Mountain.
# One mark of a great soldier is that he fight on his own terms or fights not at all.
# Quickness is the essence of the war.
# So in war, the way is to avoid what is strong, and strike at what is weak.
# The art of war is of vital importance to the State. It is a matter of life and death, a road either to safety or to ruin.
# The enlightened ruler is heedful, and the good general full of caution.
# The greatest victory is that which requires no battle.
# The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
# The wise warrior avoids the battle.
# There is no instance of a nation benefitting from prolonged warfare.
# To know your Enemy, you must become your Enemy.
# Treat your men as you would your own beloved sons. And they will follow you into the deepest valley.
# Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win.
Theodore Roosevelt <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Believe you can and you’re halfway there.
# Character, in the long run, is the decisive factor in the life of an individual and of nations alike.
# Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage.
# Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
# I am a part of everything that I have read.
# I don’t pity any man who does hard work worth doing. I admire him. I pity the creature who does not work, at whichever end of the social scale he may regard himself as being.
# It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
# Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.
# Knowing what’s right doesn’t mean much unless you do what’s right.
# Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.
# Nothing in this world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty.
# Order without liberty and liberty without order are equally destructive.
# People ask the difference between a leader and a boss. The leader leads, and the boss drives.
# Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
# The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people.
# The most practical kind of politics is the politics of decency.
# The only man who never makes mistakes is the man who never does anything.
# The unforgivable crime is soft hitting. Do not hit at all if it can be avoided; but never hit softly.
# To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
# Unless a man is master of his soul, all other kinds of mastery amount to little.
# When you are asked if you can do a job, tell ‘em, ’Certainly I can!’ Then get busy and find out how to do it.
# When you play, play hard; when you work, don’t play at all.
# When you’re at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on.
Thomas Carlyle <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A good book is the purest essence of a human soul.
# A man lives by believing something; not by debating and arguing about many things.
# A well-written life is almost as rare as a well-spent one.
# All that mankind has done, thought, gained, or been; it is lying as in magic preservation in the pages of books.
# He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.
# I’ve got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
# Love is ever the beginning of Knowledge, as fire is of light.
# My books are friends that never fail me.
# No pressure, no diamonds.
# Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment.
# Of all your troubles, great and small, the greatest are the ones that don’t happen at all.
# Show me the man you honor, and I will know what kind of man you are.
# Silence is deep as Eternity, speech is shallow as Time.
# Silence is more eloquent than words.
# The best effect of any book is that it excites the reader to self activity.
# The greatest of faults is to be conscious of none.
# The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity..
# The tragedy of life is not so much what men suffer, but rather what they miss.
Thomas Jefferson <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A little rebellion now and then is a good thing and as necessary in the political world as storms in the physical.
# A strong body makes the mind strong.
# An insult unpunished is the parent of many others.
# Dispositions of the mind, like limbs of the body, acquire strength by exercise.
# Do you want to know who you are? Don’t ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
# Educate and inform the whole mass of the people… They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
# Every difference of opinion is not a difference of principle.
# He who knows best knows how little he knows.
# History, in general, only informs us what bad government is.
# Honesty is the first chapter of the book wisdom.
# I cannot live without books.
# I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
# In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
# Man is an imitative animal. This quality is the germ of all education in him. From his cradle to his grave he is learning to do what he sees others do.
# Never spend your money before you have earned it.
# Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
# That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves.
# The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.
# The God who gave us life, gave us liberty at the same time.
# The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing but newspapers
# The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.
# Though the will of the majority is in all cases to prevail, that will, to be rightful, must be reasonable.
# Walking is the very best exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far.
Thomas Paine <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Belief in a cruel God makes a cruel man.
# Character is much easier kept than recovered.
# Human nature is not of itself vicious.
# I offer nothing more than simple facts, plain arguments, and common sense.
# It is the nature of conquest to turn everything upside down.
# Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
# My own mind is my own church.
# One good schoolmaster is of more use than a hundred priests.
# The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.
# The mind once enlightened cannot again become dark.
# The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
# These are the times that try men’s souls.
# Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
# We fight not to enslave, but to set a country free, and to make room upon the earth for honest men to live in.
# We have it in our power to begin the world over again.
# Where knowledge is a duty, ignorance is a crime.
Victor Hugo <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
# Change your opinions, keep to your principles; change your leaves, keep intact your roots.
# Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
# Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise.
# Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.
# If I speak, I am condemned. If I stay silent, I am damned!
# Intelligence is the wife, imagination is the mistress, memory is the servant.
# It is nothing to die. It is frightful not to live.
# Laughter is sunshine, it chases winter from the human face.
# Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
# Men become accustomed to poison by degrees.
# Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.
# Not being heard is no reason for silence.
# People do not lack strength, they lack will.
# Perseverance, secret of all triumph.
# Son, brother, father, lover, friend. There is room in the heart for all the affections, as there is room in heaven for all the stars.
# Taste is the common sense of genius.
# The future has several names. For the weak, it is impossible; for the fainthearted, it is unknown; but for the valiant, it is ideal.
# There is nothing like a dream to create the future.
# There is something more terrible than a hell of suffering: a hell of boredom.
# Those who do not weep, do not see.
# To put everything in balance is good, to put everything in harmony is better.
# What a grand thing, to be loved! What a grander thing still, to love!
# What Is Love? I have met in the streets a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was old, his coat worn, the water passed through his shoes and the stars through his soul.
# What makes night within us may leave stars.
# Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart.
Virgil <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All our sweetest hours fly fastest.
# All things deteriorate in time.
# Amor vincit omnia, et nos cedamus amori.
# Each of us bears his own Hell.
# Endure the present, and watch for better things.
# Every misfortune is to be subdued by patience.
# Fickle and changeable always is woman.
# If I cannot move heaven, I will raise hell.
# Love conquers all things, so we too shall yield to love.
# The greatest wealth is health.
# They can because they think they can.
# Time is flying never to return.
# Trust one who has gone through it.
Voltaire <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Common sense is not so common.
# Dare to think for yourself.
# Doubt is an uncomfortable condition, but certainty is a ridiculous one.
# Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
# Faith consists in believing what reason cannot.
# God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well.
# God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
# If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
# It is better to risk saving a guilty person than to condemn an innocent one.
# It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
# It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
# It is not enough to conquer; one must learn to seduce.
# Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
# Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
# Love truth, but pardon error.
# Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.
# Paradise was made for tender hearts; hell, for loveless hearts.
# Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
# The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
# The most important decision you make is to be in a good mood.
# We cannot wish for that we know not.
# What is history? The lie that everyone agrees on…
Walt Whitman <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# And your very flesh shall be a great poem.
# Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
# Be curious, not judgmental.
# Do anything, but let it produce joy.
# Every moment of light and dark is a miracle.
# Give me the splendid, silent sun with all his beams full-dazzling.
# Happiness, not in another place but this place… not for another hour, but this hour.
# I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
# I am large, I contain multitudes.
# I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
# I do not ask the wounded person how he feels, I myself become the wounded person.
# I exist as I am, that is enough.
# I have learned that to be with those I like is enough
# If you done it, it ain’t bragging.
# In the faces of men and women, I see God.
# Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.
# Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes.
# Peace is always beautiful.
# Re-examine all you have been told. Dismiss what insults your soul.
# Resist much, obey little.
# The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
# The future is no more uncertain than the present.
# The real war will never get in the books.
# We convince by our presence.
# We were together. I forget the rest.
# What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the print I have read in my life.
# Whatever satisfies the soul is truth.
# When I give I give myself.
Walter Scott <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All men who have turned out worth anything have had the chief hand in their own education.
# Look back, and smile on perils past
# Oh, what a tangled web we weave… when first we practice to deceive.
# Revenge, the sweetest morsel to the mouth that ever was cooked in hell.
# Success or failure in business is caused more by the mental attitude even than by mental capacities.
# We build statues out of snow, and weep to see them melt.
Warren Buffett <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken.
# Culture, more than rule books, determines how an organization behaves.
# Diversification is a protection against ignorance. It makes very little sense for those who know what they’re doing.
# Do not save what is left after spending, but spend what is left after saving.
# Honesty is a very expensive gift, Don’t expect it from cheap people.
# I always knew I was going to be rich. I don’t think I ever doubted it for a minute.
# I am not a businessman, I am an artist.
# I don’t look to jump over 7-foot bars: I look around for 1-foot bars that I can step over.
# I learned to go into business only with people whom I like, trust, and admire.
# I try to buy stock in businesses that are so wonderful that an idiot can run them because sooner or later, one will.
# I will tell you how to become rich. Close the doors. Be fearful when others are greedy. Be greedy when others are fearful.
# If you buy things you do not need, soon you will have to sell things you need.
# If you’re in the luckiest 1% of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99%.
# In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
# It is not necessary to do extraordinary things to get extraordinary results.
# It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.
# It’s better to hang out with people better than you.
# It’s far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price.
# It’s only when the tide goes out that you learn who has been swimming naked.
# Keep all your eggs in one basket, but watch that basket closely.
# Life is like a snowball. The important thing is finding wet snow and a really long hill.
# Look for integrity, intelligence and energy.
# Never give up searching for the job that you are passionate about.
# Never invest in a business you cannot understand.
# Only buy something that you’d be perfectly happy to hold if the market shut down for 10 years.
# Opportunities come infrequently. When it rains gold, put out the bucket, not the thimble.
# People always ask me where they should go to work, and I always tell them to go to work for whom they admire the most.
# Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
# Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing.
# Rule No.1: Never lose money. Rule No.2: Never forget rule No.1.
# Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
# Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
# Take the job that you would take if you were independently wealthy.
# Tell me who your heroes are and I’ll tell you how you’ll turn out to be.
# The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything.
# The most important investment you can make is in yourself.
# The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
# There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
# Time is the friend of the wonderful company, the enemy of the mediocre.
# We never want to count on the kindness of strangers in order to meet tomorrow’s obligations.
# What counts for most people in investing is not how much they know, but rather how realistically they define what they don’t know.
# What the wise do in the beginning, fools do in the end.
# When you combine ignorance and leverage, you get some pretty interesting results.
# Writing a check separates a commitment from a conversation.
# You can’t make a good deal with a bad person.
# You don’t need to be a rocket scientist. Investing is not a game where the guy with the 160 IQ beats the guy with 130 IQ.
# You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don’t do too many things wrong.
# You should focus on what’s important and knowable.
# You’re dealing with a lot of silly people in the marketplace.
# You’ve gotta keep control of your time, and you can’t unless you say no. You can’t let people set your agenda in life.
Washington Irving <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles.
# A sharp tongue is the only edge tool that grows keener with constant use.
# A woman’s whole life is a history of the affections.
# Christmas is a season for kindling the fire for hospitality in the hall, the genial flame of charity in the heart.
# Great minds have purposes; others have wishes.
# Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above them.
# Marriage is the torment of one, the felicity of two, the strife and enmity of three.
# One of the greatest and simplest tools for learning more and growing is doing more.
# The natural effect of sorrow over the dead is to refine and elevate the mind.
# There is never jealousy where there is not strong regard.
# They who drink beer will think beer..
William Blake <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.
# A truth that’s told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
# Do what you will, this world’s a fiction and is made up of contradiction.
# Excessive sorrow laughs. Excessive joy weeps.
# Exuberance is beauty.
# For all eternity, I forgive you and you forgive me.
# Great things are done when men and mountains meet.
# How can a bird that is born for joy sit in a cage and sing?
# I am in you and you in me, mutual in divine love.
# In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy.
# It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
# No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.
# The most sublime act is to set another before you.
# The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
# The true method of knowledge is experiment.
# Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.
# To see a World in a Grain of Sand, And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand, And Eternity in an hour.
# Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed.
# Tyger! Tyger! burning bright, in the forests of the night, What immortal hand or eye, Could frame thy fearful symmetry?
# What is now proved was once only imagined.
William Makepeace <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A good laugh is sunshine in a house.
# A woman with fair opportunities, and without an absolute hump, may marry whom she likes.
# All is vanity, nothing is fair.
# Bravery never goes out of fashion.
# Follow your honest convictions and be strong.
# Good humor may be said to be one of the very best articles of dress one can wear in society.
# I would rather make my name then inherit it.
# In the midst of friends, home, and kind parents, she was alone.
# Life is a mirror: if you frown at it, it frowns back; if you smile, it returns the greeting.
# Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
# Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.
# Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.
# People hate as they love, unreasonably.
# Remember, it’s as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman.
# Revenge may be wicked, but it’s natural.
# To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
# When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.
# Women like not only to conquer, but to be conquered.
William Shakespeare <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A horse! A horse! My kingdom for a horse!
# A man can die but once.
# All that glisters is not gold.
# All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players. They have their exits and their entrances; And one man in his time plays many parts.
# Be patient, for the world is broad and wide.
# Better a witty fool than a foolish wit.
# Better three hours too soon than a minute too late.
# Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once.
# Don’t waste your love on somebody, who doesn’t value it.
# Expectation is the root of all heartache.
# Go wisely and slowly. Those who rush stumble and fall.
# God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.
# Hell is empty and all the devils are here.
# I am not bound to please thee with my answers.
# I would challenge you to a battle of wits, but I see you are unarmed!
# In time we hate that which we often fear.
# It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.
# Let me be that I am and seek not to alter me.
# Listen to many, speak to a few.
# Lord, what fools these mortals be.
# Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.
# My only love sprung from my only hate.
# My soul is in the sky.
# My tongue will tell the anger of my heart, or else my heart concealing it will break.
# No legacy is so rich as honesty.
# Off with his head!
# One may smile, and smile, and be a villain.
# Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.
# Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind.
# The course of true love never did run smooth.
# The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, but in ourselves.
# The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool.
# There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.
# To be, or not to be: that is the question.
# To weep is to make less the depth of grief.
# Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.
# We are such stuff as dreams are made on, and our little life is rounded with a sleep.
# We have seen better days.
# We know what we are, but not what we may be.
# What’s done cannot be undone.
# With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come.
# Words are easy, like the wind; Faithful friends are hard to find.
# You speak an infinite deal of nothing.
William Wordsworth <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# A mind forever voyaging through strange seas of thought, alone.
# Come forth into the light of things, Let Nature be your teacher.
# Delight and liberty, the simple creed of childhood.
# Faith is a passionate intuition.
# Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.
# Habit rules the unreflecting herd.
# Nature never did betray the heart that loved her.
# Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquility.
# Rest and be thankful.
# The best portion of a good man’s life: his little, nameless unremembered acts of kindness and love.
# The flower that smells the sweetest is shy and lowly.
# The ocean is a mighty harmonist.
# To begin, begin.
# We feel that we are greater than we know.
# Wisdom is often times nearer when we stoop than when we soar.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# All I insist on, and nothing else, is that you should show the whole world that you are not afraid. Be silent, if you choose; but when it is necessary, speak – and speak in such a way that people will remember it.
# I thank my God for graciously granting me the opportunity of learning that death is the key which unlocks the door to our true happiness.
# If only the whole world could feel the power of harmony.
# If people could see into my heart, I should almost feel ashamed: all there is cold, cold as ice.
# It is a mistake to think that the practice of my art has become easy to me. I assure you, dear friend, no one has given so much care to the study of composition as I. There is scarcely a famous master in music whose works I have not frequently and diligently studied.
# Music, in even the most terrible situations, must never offend the ear but always remain a source of pleasure.
# Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.
# Stay with me to-night; you must see me die. I have long had the taste of death on my tongue, I smell death, and who will stand by my Constanze, if you do not stay?
# The music is not in the notes, but in the silence between.
# The taste of death is upon my lips. I feel something that is not of this earth.
# To talk well and eloquently is a very great art, but that an equally great one is to know the right moment to stop.
Woodrow Wilson <— click on the name to see the products for all the quotes bellow
# Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.
# I not only use all the brains that I have, but all I can borrow.
# I would rather lose in a cause that will some day win, than win in a cause that will some day lose!
# If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
# If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
# Liberty is its own reward.
# No nation is fit to sit in judgment upon any other nation.
# Some people have a large circle of friends while others have only friends that they like.
# The difference between a strong man and a weak one is that the former does not give up after a defeat.
# The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
# The seed of revolution is repression.
# War isn’t declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
# We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
# We grow great by dreams. All big men are dreamers.
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