Random Quotes

Ramana Maharshi, fully Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi

If you seek the grace of God with your whole heart, then you may be assured that the grace of god is also seeking you.

William Butler Yeats

If there's no hatred in a mind Assault and battery of the wind can never tear the linnet from the leaf.

Roy Barnes, fully Roy Eugene Barnes

People of the quality of Cory many times are attracted to business and other areas instead of public service. I was impressed by his interest, and I sent a contribution.

Robert Burns, aka Rabbie Burns, Scotland's favourite son, the Ploughman Poet, Robden of Solway Firth, the Bard of Ayrshire and in Scotland as simply The Bard

Dweller in yon dungeon dark, hangman of creation, mark! Who in widow weeds appears,

German Proverbs

He who does not bait his hook catches nothing.

Wayne Dyer, fully Wayne Walter Dyer

When your higher self is present, it always promotes peace. If you have a question about whether it is your ego or your higher self speaking, the answer becomes obvious when you ask yourself, Will this bring peace or turmoil to my life? Peace is not found in being right or being hurt or being angry.

Roy Barnes, fully Roy Eugene Barnes

We made a good start toward preserving recreational areas like the Chattahoochee River.

Mark Twain, pen name of Samuel Langhorne Clemens

The rule is perfect: in all matters of opinion our adversaries are insane.

José Bergamin, fully José Bergamín Gutiérrez

Try not to turn your life into a race, least of all an obstacle race.

Tyler Cowen

I'm not a vegetarian. But I think people who are vegetarians, they are actually more virtuous than the rest of us. I think they should be admired.

Peter F. Drucker, fully Peter Ferdinand Drucker

Whenever anything is being accomplished, it is being done, I have learned, by a monomaniac with a mission.

William Penn

Believe nothing against another but upon good Authority: Nor report what may hurt another, unless it e a greater hurt to others to conceal it.

George Ade

Familiarity breeds contentment.

Hungarian Proverbs

Give the devil your little finger, you will be taken entirely.

Hebrew Proverbs

They vex Israel instead.

George S. Patton, fully George Smith Patton, Jr.

Do your duty as you see it, and damn the consequences.

Vladimir Lenin, fully Vladimir Ilyich Lenin

Stalin is too rude and this defect, although quite tolerable in our midst and in dealing among us Communists, becomes intolerable in a Secretary-General. That is why I suggest that the comrades think about a way of removing Stalin from that post and appointing another man in his stead.

Neil Gaiman, fully Neil Richard Gaiman

You will learn more from a glorious failure than ever you will from something that you never finished.

Rita Mae Brown

Don't ask to live in tranquil times. Literature doesn't grow there.

Will Rogers, fully William Penn Adair "Will" Rogers

One ad is worth more to a paper than forty editorials.

F. Scott Fitzgerald, fully Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald

You seem to take things so personally, hating people and worshipping them--always thinking people are so important--especially yourselves. You just ask to be kicked around. I like people and I like them to like me, but I wear my heart where God put it--on the inside.

Gilbert Arthur Highet

A teacher must believe in the value and interest of his subject as a doctor believes in health.

Moroccan Proverbs

By bread and salt we are united.

Henry James

If one is strong, one loves the more strongly.

Neil Gaiman, fully Neil Richard Gaiman

I've known ambitious people with no aptitude for the thing they did. Most of whom, rather terrifyingly, tended to succeed.