Famous Quotes

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Author Unknown:
Advice is the only commodity on the market where the supply always exceeds the demand.
Edmund Burke:
Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair.
Ralph Ellison, "The Invisible Man":
I am an invisible man. No, I am not a spook like those who haunted Edgar Allan Poe; nor am I one of your Hollywood-movie ectoplasms. I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.
Friedrich Nietzsche, Thus Spake Zarathustra:
That everybody is allowed to learn to read spoileth in the long run not only writing but thinking.
Sally Forth, Jan. 28, 1991:
If I ask a woman if she has suffered sexual harassment, could this be considered sexual harassment?
Timothy Leary:
Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition.
Chinese Proverb:
He who is drowned is not troubled by the rain.
Oscar Wilde, The Model Millionaire, 1912:
It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating.
Percy Bysshe Shelley:
Music, when soft voices die,
Vibrates in the memory;
Odors, when sweet violets sicken,
Live within the sense they quicken.
Tom Wilson, Ziggy (comic):
Many of us are more capable than some of us...
but none of us is as capable as all of us!!
Dalai Lama, The Times (1999):
Compassion and love are not mere luxuries. As the source of both inner and external peace, they are fundamental to the continued survival of our species.
Sophocles, Antigone:
I have nothing but contempt for the kind of governor who is afraid, for whatever reason, to follow the course that he knows is best for the State; and as for the man who sets private friendship above the public welfare - I have no use for him either.
What you cannot enforce, do not command.
Joseph Stalin:
Gratitude is a sickness, suffered by dogs.
Jane Addams:
Action indeed is the sole medium of expression for ethics.