Posted by Vebra on May 08, 2013

The most interesting information comes from children, for they tell all they know and then stop.
- Mark Twain

What we have to do is to be forever curiously testing new opinions and courting new impressions.
- Walter Pater

To be intelligent is to be open-minded active memoried and persistently experimental.
- Leopold Stein

Your genetics load the gun. Your lifestyle pulls the trigger.
- Mehmet Oz

What you keep for yourself you lose. What you give away you keep forever.
- Axel Monthe

The trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit.
- Moliere

An object in possession seldom retains the same charm that it had in pursuit.
- Pliny the Younger

The height of cleverness is to be able to conceal it.
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
- Edgar Allan Poe

Nobody succeeds beyond his or her wildest expectations unless he or she begins with some wild expectations.
- Ralph Charell

The public interest is best served by the free exchange of ideas.
- Judge John Kane

Young leading cadres have risen up by helicopter. They should really rise step by step.
- Deng Xiaoping

The first time you say something, it's heard. The second time, it's recognized, and the third time it's learned.
- John C. Maxwell

Pleasure only starts once the worm has got into the fruit -- to become delightful happiness must be tainted with poison.
- Georges Bataille

Write to be understood, speak to be heard, read to grow.
- Lawrence Clark Powell

Just the knowledge that a good book is awaiting one at the end of a long day makes that day happier.
- Kathleen Norias

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

The difficulty lies not so much in developing new ideas as in escaping from old ones.
- John Maynard Keynes

To feel valued to know even if only once in a while that you can do a job well is an absolutely marvelous feeling.
- Barbara Walters

Every instance of heartbreak can teach us powerful lessons about creating the kind of love we really want.
- Martha Beck

Words do two major things. They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
- Jim Rohn

The world of reality has its limits, the world of imagination is boundless.
- Jean Jacques Rousseau

One only needs two tools in life to make things go and duct tape to make them stop.
- G. Weilacher

Reason is not automatic. Those who deny it cannot be conquered by it. Do not count on them. Leave them alone.
- Ayn Rand

Work is not mans punishment. It is his reward and his strength and his pleasure.
- George Sand

Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?
- John Keats

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.
- Twyla Tharp

The person who knows how will always have a job. The person who knows why will always be his boss.
- Diane Ravitch

Do not fight verbosity with words, speech is given to all intelligence to few.
- Moralia

The reward for work well done is the opportunity to do more.
- Dr. Jonas Salk

Most intellectuals today have a phobia of any explanation of the mind that invokes genetics.
- Steven Pinker

The old believe everything the middle-aged suspect everything the young know everything.
- Oscar Wilde

There are victories of the soul and spirit. Sometimes even if you lose you win.
- Elie Wiesel

History makes us some amends for the shortness of life.
- Philip Skelton

The people who influence you are the people who believe in you.
- Henry Drummond

The great thing about human language is that it prevents us from sticking to the matter at hand.
- Lewis Thomas

As long as your going to be thinking anyway, think big.
- Donald J. Trump

The highest reward for a man's toil is not what he gets for it but what he becomes by it.
- Theodore Ruskin

The strong do what they have to do and the weak accept what they have to accept.
- Thucyclides

One may walk over the highest mountain one step at a time.
- John Wanamaker

Nothing strengthens the judgment and quickens the conscience like individual responsibility.
- Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Truth persuades by teaching but does not teach by persuading.
- Quintus Tertullianus

Every luxury must be paid for and everything is a luxury starting with being in the world.
- Cesare Pavese

You can't do anything about the length of your life but you can do something about its width and depth.
- Evan Esar

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