Tuesday, 2 September 2014

Quote Worthy

We have perhaps a natural fear of ends. We would rather be always on the way than arrive. Given the means, we hang on to them and often forget the ends. - Eric Hoffer

The greater the feeling of inferiority that has been experienced, the more powerful is the urge to conquest and the more violent the emotional agitation. - Alfred Adler

Of all the living creatures in our world, only humans accumulate problems and wear them like a yoke around their necks. - Leo Buscaglia

It is with narrow soul’d people as with narrow necked bottles, the less they have in them the more noise they make in pouring it out. - Unknown

By nature we have no defect that could not become a strength, no strength that could not become a defect. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The man who is asked by an author what he thinks of his work, is put to the torture, and is not obliged to speak the truth. - Samuel Johnson

The drops of rain make a hole in the stone not by violence, but by oft falling. - Unknown

If you are irritated by every rub, how will you be polished? - Mevlana Rumi

The hands that help are holier than the lips that pray. - Robert Ingersoll

Too busy with the crowded hour to fear to live or die. - Douglas Jerrold

When a dog runs at you, whistle for him. - Unknown

Be quick in action, but cautious in speech. - Unknown

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