Quotes to Consider
Here is a random selection of thoughts from our database of quotes from well-known thinkers that you might enjoy pondering.
He who laughs has not yet heard the bad news.
Conscience is a dog that does not stop us from passing but that we cannot prevent from barking.
Old people love to give good advice; it compensates them for their inability to set a bad example.
What you are, you are by accident of birth; what I am, I am by myself. There are and will be a thousand princes; there is only one Beethoven.
“The past is what you remember, imagine you remember, convince yourself you remember, or pretend you remember”
March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
Everybody should do at least two things each day that he hates to do, just for practice.
Most of the press is in league with government, or with the status quo.
It is not what the artist does that counts, but what he is.
The language of excitement is at best picturesque merely. You must be calm before you can utter oracles.