Sunday, 25 June 2017

Never Fear Shadows

Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. ~ Steve Jobs #quote

Courage atrophies from lack of use. ~ Unknown #quote

Love isn't a decision. It's a feeling. If we could decide who we loved, it would be much simpler, but much less magical.~ Trey Parker and Matt Stone #quote

Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought. ~ Henri Bergson #Quote

At least I had that, one guy understood me. ~ Yoko Ono #Quote

I am interested in art as a means of living a life; not as a means of making a living. ~ Robert Henri #Quote

Never saw off the branch you are on, unless you are being hanged from it. ~ Stanislaw Lec #Quote

If you get a reputation as an early riser, you can sleep πŸ›Œ till noon. ~ Irish Proverb #Quote

Perfect behavior is born of complete indifference. ~ Cesare Pavese, This Business of Living: Diaries #Quote

I would like to electrocute everyone who uses the word 'fair' in connection with income tax policies. ~ William F. Buckley, Jr. #quote

How to win a case in court: If the law is on your side, pound on the law; if the facts are on your side, pound on the facts; if neither is on your side, pound on the table. ~ Unknown #quote

It is surely better to pardon too much, than to condemn too much. ~ George Eliot #quote

Vacation used to be a luxury, however, in today's world, it has become a necessity. ~ Unknown #quote

Remember that happiness is a way of travel - not a destination.~ Roy M. Goodman #quote

When difficulties are overcome they begin blessing. ~ #Proverb

Have you ever noticed how parents can go from the most wonderful people in the world to totally embarrassing in three seconds? ~ Rick Riordan #Quote

Soft words win hard hearts. ~ #Proverb

Concentration is the ability to think about absolutely nothing when it is absolutely necessary. ~ Ray Knight #Quote

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.  ~ Leonardo DaVinci #quote

Never fear shadows. They simply mean there's a light shining somewhere nearby. ~ Ruth E. Renkel #quote

Fulparkerare ~ Is a Swedish word for that guy who parks his big, fat SUV across two parking spaces or "ugly parker". #WordsWeNeedInEnglish


It seems like the less a statesman amounts to the more he adores the flag. ~ Kin Hubbard, humorist #quote

Hold your anger out at arm's length and look at it, as if it were a glass ball.  Then add it to your glass ball collection.  #HowToBePerfect by Ron Padgett

Vote for the man who promises least; he'll be the least disappointing. ~ Bernard Baruch #quote


Beware of the half truth.You may have gotten hold of the wrong half. ~ Unknown #quote

If you're enlightened and you know it, clap one hand... ~ Tom Price #quote

Humanity has advanced, when it has advanced, not because it has been sober, responsible, and cautious, but because it has been playful, rebellious, and immature. ~ Tom Robbins #quote

When you’re on the subway. Or bus. Or train. Or elevator. Let people off before you push your way on. #thingsthatshouldberules

If you don't risk anything you risk even more. ~ Erica Jong #quote

A criminal is a person with predatory instincts who has not sufficient capital to form a corporation. #cleverquotes

Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep heart. The really great men must, I think, have great sadness on earth. ~ Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment #quote


Many forms of Government have been tried, and will be tried in this world of sin and woe. No one pretends that democracy is perfect or all-wise. Indeed, it has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time. ~ Winston Churchill #quote


Consider a man riding a bicycle. Whoever he is, we can say three things about him. We know he got on the bicycle and started to move. We know that at some point he will stop and get off. Most important of all, we know that if, at any point between the beginning and the end of his journey he stops moving and does not get off the bicycle, he will fall off it. ~ William Golding #quote

Any member introducing a dog into the Society's premises shall be liable to a fine of one pound. Any animal leading a blind person shall be deemed to be a cat. ~ Oxford Union Society, London, Rule 46 #quote

The fact that I can plant a seed and it becomes a flower, share a bit of knowledge and it becomes another’s, smile at someone and receive a smile in return, are to me continual spiritual exercises. ~  Leo Buscaglia #quote


What man does not understand, he fears; and what he fears, he tends to destroy. ~ Unknown #quote

It is the unknown that excites the ardor of scholars, who, in the known alone, would shrivel up with boredom. ~ Wallace Stevens #quote

The last time anybody made a list of the top hundred character attributes of New Yorkers, common sense snuck in at number 79. ~ Douglas Adams #quote

We come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing the imperfect person perfectly. ~ Unknown #quote

Nomofob ~ That wave of anxiety that sweeps over you when your mobile phone is out of reach?  #WordsWeNeedInEnglish

Death is the mother of beauty. Only the perishable can be beautiful, which is why we are unmoved by artificial flowers. ~ Wallace Stevens #quote

I can remember when the air was clean and sex was dirty. ~ George Burns #quote

Millions long for immortality who don’t know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon. ~ Susan Ertz #quote

It is difficult for sorrow to intrude on a busy life. ~ Unknown #quote