Saturday, 8 November 2014

Quote Worthy

It has never been, and never will be easy work! But the road that is built in hope is more pleasant to the traveller than the road built in despair, even though they both lead to the same destination. - Marion Zimmer Bradley

The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, but he is willing, in great crises, to give even his life – knowing that under certain conditions it is not worthwhile to live. - Aristotle

If two men on the same job agree all the time, then one is useless. If they disagree all the time, then both are useless. - Darryl Francis Zanuck 

The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naïve forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget. - Unknown

There is always something to upset the most careful of human calculations. - Ihara Saikaku

The injuries we do and those we suffer are seldom weighed in the same scales. - Aesop

Sometimes we’re tested, not to show our weaknesses, but to discover our strengths. - Unknown

He who would search for pearls must dive below. - John Dryden

Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another. - Juvenal

Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver. - Edmund Burke

A fool must now and then be right, by chance. - William Cowper

A mans worth is no greater than his ambitions. - Marcus Aurelius

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