Quotes to Consider
Here is a random selection of thoughts from our database of quotes from well-known thinkers that you might enjoy pondering.
There is only one day left, always starting over: it is given to us at dawn and taken away from us at dusk.
On a level plain, simple mounds look like hills; and the insipid flatness of our present bourgeoisie is to be measured by the altitude of its great intellects.
Depend upon it that if a man talks of his misfortunes there is something in them that is not disagreeable to him; for where there is nothing but pure misery there never is any recourse to the mention of it.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
Men know they are sexual exiles. They wander the earth seeking satisfaction, craving and despising, never content. There is nothing in that anguished motion for women to envy.
Get someone else to blow your horn and the sound will carry twice as far.
The wicked are always surprised to find ability in the good.
If your heart is a volcano, how shall you expect flowers to bloom?
Whoever loves becomes humble. Those who love have, so to speak, pawned a part of their narcissism.
If the other person injures you, you may forget the injury; but if you injure him you will always remember.