Posted by Vebra on April 22, 2013

Let thy speech be short comprehending much in a few words.
- Aprocrypha

Make sure you have finished speaking before your audience has finished listening.
- Dorothy Sarnoff

New knowledge is the most valuable commodity on earth. The more truth we have to work with, the richer we become.
- Kurt Vonnegut

Those who know how to win are much more numerous than those who know how to make proper use of their victories.
- Polybius

We need men who can dream of things that never were.
- John F. Kennedy

The smaller the understanding of the situation, the more pretentious the form of expression.
- John Romano

Money can't buy friends but it can get you a better class of enemy.
- Spike Milligan

It is a great ability to be able to conceal one's ability.
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

The future according to some scientists will be exactly like the past only far more expensive.
- John Sladek

No men can be lords of our faith though they may be helpers of our joy.
- John Owen

Only in quiet waters do things mirror themselves undistorted. Only in a quiet mind is adequate perception of the world.
- Hans Margolius

Be intent upon the perfection of the present day.
- William Law

The human mind treats a new idea the same way the body treats a strange protein it rejects it.
- P. B. Medawar

Don't judge a man by his opinions but what his opinions have made of him.
- Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

For every person who wants to teach, there are approximately 30 people who don't want to learn much.
- W. C. Sellar

Until you make peace with who you are... you'll never be content with what you have.
- Doris Mortman

The real sadness of fifty is not that you change so much but that you change so little.
- Max Lerner

You can have peace or you can have freedom. Don't ever count on having both at once.
- Robert A. Heinlein

If you don't learn to laugh at trouble you won't have anything to laugh at when you're old.
- Edgar Watson Howe

People do not want words - they want the sound of battle... the battle of destiny.
- Gamal Abdel Nasser

The sensibility of man to trifles and his insensibility to great things indicates a strange inversion.
- Blaise Pascal

The human brain starts working the moment you are born and never stops until you stand up to speak in public.
- George Jessel

The evil that we know is best.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

To touch is to experience but to feel is to live.
- Loren Klein

Don't be afraid of opposition. Remember a kite rises against not with the wind.
- Hamilton Mabie

Always be nice to people on the way up because you'll meet the same people on the way down.
- Wilson Mizner

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
- George S. Patton

Beauty is excrescence superabundance random ebulience and sheer delightful waste to be enjoyed in its own right.
- Donald Culross Peattie

Make your own recovery the first priority in your life.
- Robin Norwood

A dreamer lives forever & a toiler dies in a day.
- John Boyle O'Reilly

Everyone smiles with that invisible gun to their head.
- Chuck Palahniuk

People that are really very weird can get into sensitive positions and have a tremendous impact on history.
- Dan Quayle

Questions are the creative acts of intelligence.
- Frank Kingdon

To think too long about doing a thing often becomes it's undoing.
- Eva Young

People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.
- Joseph Fort Newton

Talking much about oneself can also be a means to conceal oneself.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

Don't tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and let them surprise you with their results.
- George S. Patton

It's very hard to take yourself too seriously when you look at the world from outer space.
- Ken Mattingly

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