Niels Bohr

-Your theory is crazy, but it’s not crazy enough to be true.

-The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.

-An expert is a person … Read the rest

Barbara Kafka Quotations

-Overweight is one of America’s major health problems; I think that is because we love our food too little, not too much. If it tastes fabulous, if every bite delights, if we really pay attention, we will end up eating … Read the rest

Francis Chichester

Most of us are content to pass over the surface of life. It is only by submitting to trial than an individual can learn to know what is in him.
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Rachel Carson Quotations

-If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement and mystery of the world we live in.
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Lee Iacocca Quotations

-There ain’t no free lunches in this country. And don’t go spending your whole life commiserating that you got raw deals. You’ve got to say, ‘I think that if I keep working at this and want it bad enough I … Read the rest

Pat Brown

When a man throws an empty cigarette package from an automobile, he is liable to a fine of $50. When a man throws a billboard across a view, he is richly rewarded.
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Anonymous

-Profound joy of heart is like a magnet that indicates the path of life. One has to follow it even though one enters into a way full of difficulties.

-Death is not a problem if you have lived first.

-The … Read the rest

Alberto Manguel Quotations

-In the winter the beauty is even stronger. The Prairies eliminate the obviousness of a horizon and leave the traveller with the magnificence of an infinite blank page, land blending with sky. I have never understood ‘snow’ to be a … Read the rest

Sallust Quotations

-Before you act consider; when you have considered, tis fully time to act.

-Every man is the architect of his own fortune.

-Few men desire liberty; The majority are satisfied with a just master.

-Small communities grow great through harmony, … Read the rest

Sabrina Dhawan Quotations

My darling, you have to be standing up in order to be able to fall. I mean, if you keep sitting on your ass, nothing’s gonna happen. “Only brave warriors fall off their horses in battle. How can kneeling cowards … Read the rest

Lillian Hellman Quotations

-Nobody outside of a baby carriage or a judge’s chamber believes in an unprejudiced point of view.

-Cynicism is an unpleasant way of saying the truth.

-The past with its pleasures, its rewards, its foolishness, it punishments, is there for … Read the rest

Hillary Rodham Clinton Quotations

I have met thousands and thousands of pro-choice men and women. I have never met anyone who is pro-abortion. Being pro-choice is not being pro-abortion. Being pro-choice is trusting the individual to make the right decision for herself and her … Read the rest

Richard Wolman

By “spiritual” I do not mean the creedal formulations of any faith tradition, as much as I respect those traditions and as helpful as their insights can be. I mean the ancient and abiding human quest for connectedness with something … Read the rest

Paul Tillich

-The first duty of love is to listen.

-The awareness of the ambiguity of one’s highest achievements (as well as one’s deepest failures) is a definite symptom of maturity.

-The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in … Read the rest

Dogen Zenji

Not to study the Buddha way is to fall into the realm of shameless and erroneous ways. All preceding and succeeding Buddhas always practice the Buddha way.

-A flower falls, even though we love it; and a weed grows, even … Read the rest