Tuesday, 4 January 2011

More Quotes

The worst thing about being lied to is simply knowing you weren't worth the truth. ~ Unknown #quote

There never was a good war, or a bad peace. ~ Benjamin Franklin #quote

Society is now one polish'd horde / Form'd of two mighty tribes, the Bores and Bored. ~ Lord Byron #quote

When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained. ~ Mark Twain #quote

The voyage of discovery is not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes. ~ Marcel Proust #quote

Man is a credulous animal, & must believe something; in the absence of good ground for belief, he will be satisfied with bad ones ~ B.Russell #quote

It is the peculiar nature of the world to go on spinning no matter what sort of heartbreak is happening. ~ Sue Monk Kidd #quote

Peace is priceless, but not at any price. ~ Robert Elliott Gonzales #quote

Power is not only what you have but what the enemy thinks you have. ~ Saul Alinsky #quote

Computers are like Old Testament gods; lots of rules and no mercy. ~ Joseph Campbell #quote

Time is a created thing. To say "I don't have time" is to say "I don't want to." ~ Lao Tzu #quote

Psychology keeps trying to vindicate human nature. History keeps undermining the effort. ~ Mason Cooley #quote

Capitalism is the...belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone ~ J.M. Keynes #quote

If you cut a thing up, of course it will smell. Hence, nothing raises such an infernal stink at last, as human psychology. ~ D.H. Lawrence #quote

In the dark attics of our minds, all times mingle. ~ Charles de Lint #quote

Who builds on Reason builds upon the sand / A fabric mortal as the human brain. ~ Francis Howard Williams #quote

One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory. ~ Rita Mae Brown #quote

Time is a dream...It lays great cities in dust, it fills the seas / It covers the face of beauty, and tumbles walls. ~ Conrad Aiken #quote

Sanity is not truth. Sanity is conformity to what is socially expected. Truth is sometimes in conformity, sometimes not. ~ R.M. Pirsig #quote

Utopia is that which is in contradiction with reality. ~ Albert Camus #quote

The cruelest lies are often told in silence. ~ Robert Louis Stevenson #quote

Of all the things I've lost, I miss my mind the most. ~ Mark Twain #quote

We are such stuff / As dreams are made on, and our little life / Is rounded with a sleep. ~ William Shakespeare #quote

Wisdom and folly are equal before the face of Infinity, for Infinity knows them not. ~ Leonid Andreyev #quote

Illusion is sometimes all that keeps us sane. ~ Laurell K. Hamilton #quote

Knowledge is proud that he has learn'd so much; Wisdom is humble that he knows no more. ~ William Cowper #quote

Stupid was a prison they never let you out of, no time off for good behavior, you were in for life. ~ Stephen King #quote

Minds, like parachutes, only work when open. ~ Anonymous #quote