Famous Quotes

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John Dryden:
Tomorrow, do thy worst, for I have lived today.
Baltasar Gracian:
It is better to sleep on things beforehand than lie awake about them afterward.
Socrates, In "Phaedo," sct. 98, by Plato.:
I was afraid that by observing objects with my eyes and trying to comprehend them with each of my other senses I might blind my soul altogether.
Edmund Burke:
You can never plan the future by the past.
Ezra Pound, ABC of Reading (1934) chapter 8:
Literature is news that stays news.
Edward Keating:
You do not destroy an idea by killing people; you replace it with a better one.
Marcus Garvey:
If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. With confidence, you have won even before you have started.
African Proverb:
However long the night, the dawn will break.
Jimi Hendrix:
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
Ralph Waldo Emerson:
Do the thing we fear, and death of fear is certain.
Noel Coward:
I like long walks, especially when they are taken by people who annoy me.
English Proverb:
Use soft words and hard arguments.
Bertolt Brecht:
Grub first, then ethics.
DISCLAIMER: A society where such disclaimers are needed is saddening.
Herodotus, The Histories of Herodotus:
Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks.