Saturday, 6 December 2014

Quote Worthy

The question is not whether a doctrine is beautiful but whether it is true. When we wish to go to a place, we do not ask whether the road leads through a pretty country, but whether it is the right road. - Augustus Hare

Diversity and independence are important because the best collective decisions are the product of disagreement and contest, not consensus or compromise. - James Surowiecki

Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful. - Smauel Johnson

It is not helpful to help a friend by putting coins in his pockets when he has got holes in his pockets. - Elizabeth Bowen

Never try to mess up someone’s life with a lie when yours can be destroyed with the truth. - Unknown

Keep going. Each step may get harder but don’t stop. The view is beautiful from the top. - Unknown

Half the unhappiness in life comes from people being afraid to go straight at things. - William J. Lock

The secret of getting ahead is getting started. - Agatha Christie

He who sings frightens away his ills. - Miguel de Cervantes

The art of pleasing consists in being pleased. - William Hazlitt

If you think that it is not necessary – don’t! - Vincent Thnay

The way out is through the door you came in. - R. D. Laing

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