Tuesday, 29 July 2014

Quote Worthy

The need of expansion is as genuine an instinct in man as the need in a plant for the light, or the need in man himself for going upright. The love of liberty is simply the instinct in man for expansion. - Matthew Arnold

We do not think that we know a thing until we are acquainted with its primary conditions or first principles, and have carried our analysis as far as its simplest elements. - Aristotle

Great is he who enjoys his earthenware as if it were plate, and not less great is the man to whom all plate is no more than earthenware. - Seneca

Poetry is the revelation of a feeling that the poet believes to be interior and personal which the reader recognizes as his own. - Salvatore Quasimodo

It is always wise to look ahead, but sometimes it is difficult to look farther than we can see. - Unknown

Far too many people are looking for the right person, instead of trying to be the right person. - Unknown

To the man who only has a hammer in the toolkit, every problem looks like a nail. - Abraham Maslow

Truth is, great things take time. So, either you wait or you settle for less. - Unknown

Nothing is permanent in this wicked world, not even our troubles. - Charlie Chaplin

Trade expectation for appreciation and your whole world changes. - Tony Robbins

The two most powerful warriors are patience and time. - Leo Tolstoy

Desire and hope will push us on toward the future. - Unknown

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