Wednesday, 13 November 2013

Nothing is Permanent in this Wicked World

A good upbringing means not that you won't spill sauce on the tablecloth, but that you won't notice it when someone else does. ~ A. Chekhov #quote

Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts. ~ Albert Einstein #quote

Don't call the world dirty because you forgot to clean your glasses. ~ Aaron Hill #quote

All enchantments die; only cowards die with them. ~ Charles Morgan #quote

Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind overtaxed. ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes #quote

Nothing troubles you for which you do not yearn. ~ Cicero #quote

Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding. ~ Albert Einstein #quote

The perfect computer has been developed. You just feed in your problems and they never come out again. ~ Al Goodman #quote

The Seven Deadly Sins are a litany of victimless crimes, compiled to distract attention from the bloody felonies of the righteous ~ R. Brault #quote

There is nothing worse than a brilliant image of a fuzzy concept. ~ Ansel Adams #quote

In a world become blind / I beat the drum of the Deathless.~ Buddha #quote

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore. ~ Andre Gide #quote

No one ever goes into battle thinking God is on the other side. ~ Terry Goodkind #quote

He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well be suspected of doing everything for money. ~ Benjamin Franklin #quote

Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent. ~ Isaac Asimov #quote

If you are hiding, don't light a fire. ~ Ghanaian #Proverb

The Law of conservation of energy tells us we can't get something for nothing, but we refuse to believe it. ~ Isaac Asimov #quote

A book is like a garden carried in the pocket. ~ Chinese #Proverb

You have to know how to accept rejection and reject acceptance. ~ Ray Bradbury #quote

What worries you masters you. ~ Haddon W. Robinson #quote

The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom. ~ H.L. Mencken #quote

He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past. ~ 1984, George Orwell #quote

Instead of giving a politician the keys to the city, it might be better to change the locks. ~ Doug Larson #quote

Stuff your eyes with as if you'd drop dead in 10 seconds. See the world. It's more fantastic than any dream made... ~ Ray Bradbury #quote

There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them. ~ Ray Bradbury #quote

Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you'd have preferred to talk.  ~ Doug Larson #quote

The most important thing in communication is to hear what isn't being said.  ~ Peter F. Drucker #quote

It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets ~ Voltaire #quote

The past is a good place to visit, but I wouldn't want to live there.  ~ Author Unknown #quote

Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional. ~ Anonymous #quote

A revolution is not a bed of roses. A revolution is a struggle between the future and the past. ~ Fidel Castro #quote

When I am anxious it is because I am living in the future.  When I am depressed it is because I am living in the past ~ Author Unknown #quote

Computers can figure out all kinds of problems, except the things in the world that just don't add up. ~ James Magary #quote

Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the headless monster...a brutish idiot that goes where prodded. ~ Charlie Chaplin #quote

The last function of reason is to recognize that there are an infinity of things which surpass it.  ~ Blaise Pascal #quote

I have realized that the past and future are real illusions, that they exist in the present, which is what there is and all there is ~ A. Watts #quote

Nothing is permanent in this wicked world — not even our troubles. ~ Charlie Chaplin #quote