Saturday, 21 March 2015

Quote Worthy

One cannot conceive anything so strange and so implausible that it has not already been said by one philosopher or another. - Rene Descartes

The trouble with putting armour on is that, while it protects you from pain, it also protects you from pleasure. - Celeste Holme

Every author in some degree portrays himself in his works, even if it be against his will. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Empty the coins in your purse into your mind and your mind will fill your purse with coins. - Benjamin Franklin

You have no obligation to stay around fools or those who have no interest in your success. - Unknown

Rather than stand on the brink and only long for the fish, better go back and make your net. - Unknown

The majority is not always right. Otherwise, we would not need a visionary leader! - Unknown

Thou seest how sloth wastes the sluggish body, as water is corrupted unless it moves. - Ovid
Hindsight is an exact science. - Guy Bellamy

Please all, and you will please none. - Aesop

The end of labor is to gain leisure. - Aristotle

All is flux, nothing is stationary. - Heraclitus

To be everywhere is to be nowhere. - Seneca

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