Quotes to Consider

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Here is a random selection of thoughts from our database of quotes from well-known thinkers that you might enjoy pondering.

We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.
- Anais Nin

Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat.
- Frost

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
- Thoreau

The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.
- Leo

If literature isn't everything, it's not worth a single hour of someone's trouble.
- Jean-Paul Sartre

That we must all die, we always knew; I wish I had remembered it sooner.
- Samuel Johnson

The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.
- Henry David Thoreau

The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
- Aristotle

From each, according to his ability; to each, according to his need.
- Karl Marx

Economy is going without something you do want in case you should, some day, want something you probably won't want.
- Anthony Hope (1863-1933), English novelist