Quotes to Consider
Here is a random selection of thoughts from our database of quotes from well-known thinkers that you might enjoy pondering.
Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
We should not say that one man's hour is worth another man's hour, but rather that one man during an hour is worth just as much as another man during an hour. Time is everything, man is nothing: he is at the most time's carcass.
We are so vain that we even care for the opinion of those we don't care for.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself. They came through you but not from you and though they are with you yet they belong not to you.
If you want to be happy, be.
It's not what you pay a man, but what he costs you that counts.
Itís easier to go down a hill than up it but the view is much better at the top.
It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees.
The man never feels the want of what it never occurs to him to ask for.
It is a characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.