FAMOUS  &  INFAMOUS  QUOTES
    Feel free to use following quotes throughout your schooling process. Just remember to mention the source.

    Those who know do not talk. Those who talk do not know.
 


Zen (Japanese Philosophy)

    Victory is will.

Napoleon
    I never allow myself to become discouraged under any circumstances. The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are first, hard work, second, stick-to-ittiveness, third, common sense.
Albert Einstein
    There is nothing training cannot do. Nothing is above its reach. It can turn bad morals to good; it can destroy bad principles and recreate good ones; it can lift men to angelship.
Mark Twain
    Man is not the creature of circumstances; circumstances are the creatures of men.
Benjamin Disraeli
    We will either find a way, or make one.
Hannibal
    Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.
Helen Keller
    A man who suffers before it is necessary, suffers more than is necessary.
Seneca
    The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you are in control of your life. If you do not, life controls you.
Anthony Robbins
    Things do not change; we change.
Henry David Thoreau
    It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Rene Descartes
    Give me a lever long enough and a prop strong enough. I can single-handedly move the world.
Archimedes
    Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him.
Aldous Huxley
    Some men see things as they are, and say, 'Why?' I dream of things that never were, and say, 'Why not?'
George Bernard Shaw
    Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Albert Einstein
    Man's mind stretched to a new idea never goes back to its original dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Any fool can make a rule - And every fool will mind it.
Henry David Thoreau
    Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody else expects of you.
Henry Ward Beecher
    A stumble may prevent a fall.
Chinese Proverb
    When patterns are broken, new worlds can emerge.
      Tuli Kupferberg
    Verily, great grace may go with a little gift; and precious are all things that come from friends.
Theocritus
    What is most important for democracy is not that great fortunes should not exist, but that great fortunes should not remain in the same hands. In that way they do not form a class.
  Alexis De Tocqueville
    The secret point of money and power in America is neither the things that money can buy nor power for power's sake but absolute personal freedom, mobility, privacy.
  Joan Didion
     "Madam, if I offered you one million pounds, would you spend an evening with me?" asked George Bernard Shaw his female acquaintance. "Yes, George, I would." the lady replied. "What if I offered you one pound?" asked Shaw. "Just who do you think I am?" the lady said indignantly. "Madam, I already know who you are, I am just bickering over price", wearily replied Shaw.

    "Comrades!" yelled Brezhnev addressing Politburo. "Our enemies in the West say that I am star (in Russian 'star' means 'old'). Yes, comrades, I am star! I am a superstar!!"
    Death of one person is a tragedy. Death of one million people is a statistic.

Stalin

   We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.
Donald Curtis
   Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy: true fulfillment.
Anthony Robbins
    You can't live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
John Wooden
    Responsibility walks hand in hand with capacity and power.
J.G. Holland
    Honesty of thought and speech and written word is a jewel, and they who curb prejudice and seek honorably to know and speak the truth are the builders of a better life.
John Galsworthy
    One kind word can warm three winter months.
Japanise proverb
    Speech is the mirror of the soul; as a man speaks, so is he.
Publilius Syrus
    No matter how big and tough a problem may be, get rid of confusion by taking one little step towards solution.
George F. Nordenhold
    Any life, no matter how long and complex it may be, is made up of a single moment-the moment when man finds out, once and for all, who he is.
Jorge Luis Borges
    We are rich only through what we give; and poor only through what we refuse and keep.
Anne Swetchine
    Faith is not commanded. Where the question is of eternal truth, there is nothing said of believing but understanding and knowing.
Moses Mendelssohn
    It is more important to know where you are going than to get there quickly. Do not mistake activity for achievement.
Mabel Newcomber
    Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up interest wrinkles the soul.
Gen. Douglas MacArthur
    A man should never stop learning, even on his last day.
Maimonides
    Joy to forgive and joy to be forgiven, hang lever in the glances of love.
Richard Garrnett

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