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Famous Quotations

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"When I was born, I was so surprised I didn't talk for a year and a half." Gracie Allen
"The secret of life is not to do what you like, but to like what you do." Anonymous
"A real friend is someone who walks in when the rest of the world walks out." Anonymous
"Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell." Anonymous
"Good supervision is the art of getting average people to do superior work." Anonymous
"Education is the best provision for the journey to old age." Aristotle
"Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work." Aristotle
"We are what we repeatedly do." Aristotle
"Knowledge is power." Sir Francis Bacon
"An error doesn't become a mistake until you refuse to correct it." Orlando A; Battisa
"When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and  so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which  has opened for us." Alexander GrahamBell
"Happiness lies in good health and a bad memory." Ingrid Bergman
"Only a fool learns from his own mistakes. The wise man learns from the mistakes of others." Otto von Bismarck
"Ability is nothing without opportunity." Napoleon Bonaparte
"Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake." Napoleon Bonaparte
"Never stand begging for that which you have the power to earn." Miguel de Cervantes
"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty." Winston Churchill
"Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm." Winston Churchill
"If you are going through hell, keep going." Winston Churchill
"The price of greatness is responsibility." Winston Churchill
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall." Confucius
"Respect yourself and others will respect you." Confucius
"Nothing in life is to be feared; it is only to be understood." Marie Curie
"Have no fear of perfection; you'll never reach it." Salvador Dali
"The secret of success is constancy of purpose." Benjamin Disraeli
"Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration." Thomas Edison
"Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new." Albert Einstein
"Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish." Albert Einstein
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"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds." Albert Einstein
"I never think of the future.  It comes soon enough." Albert Einstein
"Man's best possession is a sympathetic wife." Euripedes
"Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal." Henry Ford
"Most fools think they are only ignorant." Benjamin Franklin
"We cannot teach people anything; we can only help them discover it within themselves." Galileo Gallilei
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow; learn as if you were to live forever." Mahatma Gandhi
"Formula for success : rise early, work hard, strike oil." J. Paul Getty
"Money isn't everything but it sure keeps you in touch with your children" J. Paul Getty
"If you can actually count your money then you are not a rich man." J. Paul Getty
"Enjoy when you can and endure when you must." J.W. von Goethe
"There is no better friend than a book." Ernest Hemmingway
"Forty is the old age of youth; fifty is the youth of old age." Victor Hugo
"Life is the flower for which love is the honey." Victor Hugo
"In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock." Thomas Jefferson
"When making your choices in life, do not forget to live." Samuel Johnson
"Love is the wisdom of the fool and the folly of the wise." Samuel Johnson
"Man is still the most extraordinary computer of all." John F. Kennedy
"In the end we will remember not the words of our enemies but the silence of our friends." Martin Luther King
"Take everything you like seriously, except yourselves." Rudyard Kipling
"In the end it's not the years in your life that count, it's the life in your years." Abraham Lincoln
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power." Abraham Lincoln
"You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today." Abraham Lincoln
"People ask for criticism, but they only want praise." Somerset Maugham
"The customer is never wrong." Cesar Ritz
"Instruction ends in the schoolroom, but education ends only with life." F.W. Robertson
"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." Eleanor Roosevelt
"If it can't be cured it must be endured." Salman Rushdie
"When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece." John Ruskin
"All that glitters is not gold." William Shakespeare
"May you live every day of your life." Jonathan Swift
"A good laugh is sunshine in a house." William Thackeray
"Many receive advice; only the wise profit from it." Unknown
"Remember, no one can make you feel inferior without your consent." Unknown
"No man is rich enough to buy back his past." Oscar Wilde
"True friends stab you in the front." Oscar Wilde



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