Quotes I like...
...or "sayings", whatever you would want to call them!
Over the years I have collected a few and eventually I will be able to put quite a few more on this page. ;-P
I have found some funny ones on everything from bumper stickers to fortune cookies;
I even have a book of 40,000 quotes (which I am sure will not fit on here, ha ha!)
Who knows where the next will come from?
Argue for your limitations and they are yours."--Richard Bach
"Whether you think you can or you think you can't, you're right!"--Henry Ford
You see things as they are and ask, "Why?"; I see things
that never were and ask, "Why not?"--Robert Kennedy
"Only with the heart can one see rightly; what is essential is invisible
to the eye!"--The Little Prince, by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"Hope is a waking dream."--Aristotle
"He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own."--Confucius
"Nonsense, now and then, is pleasant"--Horace
"A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step."--Lao Tsu
"Reasonable people adapt to the situation;
Unreasonable people try to change it;
Progress depends on the unreasonable ones."
--H. G. Wells
"Life is senseless without music."--Nietzsche...
"Wisdom outweighs any wealth."--Sophocles
"Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise."--Freud
"The virtue lies in the struggle, not in the prize."--Milnes
"Children ask questions that the wisest men cannot answer."--anonymous
"Let us think about what kind of world we can make for our children."--Sitting Bull
"We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, yet
we forget that he is someone today!"--Stacia Tauscher
"While we try to teach our children all about life,
our children teach us what life is all about."--Angela Schwindt
"Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see."--John Whitehead
"We know that a peaceful world cannot long exist,
one third rich and two-thirds hungry."--Jimmy Carter
"Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration."--Thomas Edison
"We are the music makers; we are the dreamers of dreams."--William Shakespeare
"Now I will believe in unicorns."--"The Tempest", William Shakespeare
"I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age.
"My bounty is as boundless as the sea;
My love is as deep.
The more I give to thee,
The more I have for both are infinite."
"Vini,Vidi,Vici!"..."I came, I saw, I conquered!"--Julius Caesar
"The empires of the future
Are the empires of the mind."--Winston Churchill
"When all is said and done, more is said than done."--Aristotle (?)
"You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it come true.
You may have to work for it however."--Richard Bach
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"Mes compaingnons cui j'amoie et cui j'aim,...Me di, chanson."
"My companions whom I loved, and still do love...Tell them, my song."
--A variation of the family motto of Richard Lionheart,
(as paraphrased by Michael Crichton in his book, Timeline. This
would be a good epitaph for a great author and thinker, Michael Crichton,
as well, who died Nov. 4, 2008.