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Thought is, perhaps, the forerunner and even the mother of ideas, and ideas are the most powerful and the most useful things in the world. (Quote by - George Gardner)

The indispensable first step to getting the things you want out of life is this: decide what you want. (Quote by - Ben Stein)

My vocation is more in composition really than anything else -- building up harmonies using the guitar, orchestrating the guitar like an army, a guitar army. (Quote by - Jimmy Page)

The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best of all. (Quote by - Desiderius Erasmus)

There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line. (Quote by - Bonnie Lin)

You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don't try. (Quote by - Beverly Sills)

Knowledge, without common sense, says Lee, is folly; without method, it is waste; without kindness, it is fanaticism; without religion, it is death. But with common sense, it is wisdom with method, it is power; with clarity, it is beneficence; with religion, it is virtue, and life, and peace. (Quote by - Austin Farrar)

We live in the present, we dream of the future and we learn eternal truths from the past. (Quote by - Madame Chiang Kai-shek)

Still your mind in me, still yourself in me, and without a doubt you shall be united with me, Lord of Love, dwelling in your heart. (Quote by - Bhagavad Gita)

It has to be displayed, this face, on a more or less horizontal plane. Imagine a man wearing a mask, and imagine that the elastic which holds the mask on has just broken, so that the man (rather than let the mask slip off) has to tilt his head back and balance the mask on his real face. This is the kind of tyranny which Lawson's face exerts over the rest of his body as he cruises along the corridors. He doesn't look down his nose at you, he looks along his nose. (Quote by - James Fenton)

The fool who persists in his folly will become wise. (Quote by - William Blake)

Knowledge, a rude unprofitable mass, the mere materials with which wisdom builds, till smoothed and squared and fitted to its place, does but encumber whom it seems to enrich. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much; wisdom is humble that he knows no more. (Quote by - William Cowper)

The world can only be grasped by action, not by contemplation. The hand is the cutting edge of the mind. (Quote by - Jacob Bronowski)

The unexamined life is not worth living. (Quote by - Socrates)

The mark of a good leader is to know when it's time to follow. (Quote by - Susie Switzer)

Even in the bleakest times, there are gifts to be discovered. (Quote by - Jann Mitchell)

Every man gets a narrower and narrower field of knowledge in which he must be an expert in order to compete with other people. The specialist knows more and more about less and less and finally knows everything about nothing. (Quote by - Michael Garrett Marino)

Logic, like whiskey, loses its beneficial effect when taken in too large quantities. (Quote by - Lord Dunsany)

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods. (Quote by - Harlan Ellison)

Many a man owes his success to his first wife and his second wife to his success. (Quote by - Jim Backus)

Never play cards with a man called Doc. Never eat at a place called Mom s. Never sleep with a woman whose troubles are worse than your own. (Quote by - Nelson Algren)

It would not be better if things happened to men just as they wish. (Quote by - Heraclitus)

Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us every day. (Quote by - Sally Koch)

The most complex things are the simplest. (Quote by - Agni Celeste)

I am glad that I paid so little attention to good advice; had I abided by it I might have been saved from some of my most valuable mistakes. (Quote by - Gene Fowler)


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