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55 Insightful Quotes To Live By

55 Insightful Quotes to live by. PRESENTED BY QUOTERY.COM To laugh often and love much; to win the respect of intelligent persons and the affection of children; to earn the approbation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty; to find the best in others; to give one's self; to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to have played and laughed with enthusiasm and sung with exaltation; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived-this is to have succeeded. RALPH WALDO EMERSON SOLITUDE IS A Always borrow money from a pessimist. He won't expect it back. GOOD PLACE TO VISIT BUT A POOR PLACE TO STAY. OSCAR WILDE Josh Billings Someday, someone will walk into your life and make you realize why it never worked out with anyone else. - Anonymous Great things are A mind needs books done when men and mountains as a sword needs a meet; This is not whetstone, if it is to done by jostling in keep its edge. the street. William Blake George R. R. Martin Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great. Mark Twain The reward of a thing well done, is to have done it. RALPH WALDO EMERSON Even if it falls your lot to be a street sweeper, go on out and sweep streets like Michelangelo painted pictures; sweep streets like Handel and Beethoven composed music; sweep streets like Shakespeare wrote poetry; sweep streets so well that all the host of heaven and earth will have to pause and say, "Here lived a great street sweeper who swept his job well." MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. THERE'S NOTHING If you steal from one author, it's plagiarism; if you steal from many, LIKE BITING OFF MORE THAN YOU CAN CHEW, AND THEN CHEWING it's research. ANYWAY. Wilson Mizner Mark Burnet Our lives are the sum of our memories. How much are we willing to lose from our already short lives by ... not paying attention? Joshua Foer Turn your face to The greatest thing in life is to die young – the sun and the shadows fall but delay it as long as behind you. possible. Maori Proverb GEORGE BERNARD SHAW There is nothing so annoying as to have two people go right on talking when you're interrupting. Mark Twain Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats. Voltaire Wisdom isn't taught; it's not a The mind is not a science. Wisdom is a tattoo vessel that needs carved into the mind after a filling but wood lifetime of failures and that needs achievements. igniting. Jason Bacchetta PLUTARCH You'ue got to date a THERE IS NO TERROR IN lot of Volksuwagens THE BANG, ONLY IN THE before you get to ANTICIPATION OF IT. your Porsche. Alfred Hitcbrock Debby Atkinson While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about. Angela Schwindt The most Why are you trying so hard to fit in when you courageous aet is still to think for were born to stand out? yourself. Aloud. Coco Chanel lan Wallace Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes. Jim Carrey The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridge to cross and which to burn. DAVID RUSSELL The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don't want, drink what you don't like, and do what you'd rather not. To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart. Eleanor Roosevelt Mark Twain LIFE SHRINKS The next time you're faced with something that's unexpected, unwanted and uncertain, consider OR EXPANDS IN PROPORTION TO ONE'S that it just may be a gift. COURAGE. Stacey Kramer ANAÏS NIN To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all. Oscar Wilde Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. H. JACKSON BROWN, JR. If you think nobody Challenge yourself with something you cares if you're alive, know you could never try missing a couple do, and what you'll of car payments. find is that you can overcome anything. Flip Wilson Anonymous IF YOU CANNOT DO GREAT THINGS, DO SMALL THINGS IN A GREAT WAY. Napolean Fill Great thoughts A friend is Someone wha knows all about you and still looes you. Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to moment. all mankind. Sherlahhard OPRAH UINFREY Emily P. Bissell Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. Vince Lombardi God, grant me the serenity to accept the things | cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference. Reinhold Niebuhr Slow down and WE MUST ACCEPT FINITE everything you are chasing will come DISAPPOINTMENT, BUT around and catch NEVER LOSE INFINITE НОРЕ. you. John de Paola MARTIN LUTHER KING JR Size isn't everything. I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt The whale is endangered, while on both hands; you need to be able the ant continues to to throw something back. do just fine. Maya Angelou Bill Vaughan Politicians and diapers have one thing in common. They should both be changed regularly, and for the same reason. José Maria Eça de Queiroz I never Happiness is a butterfly which, when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp but which, if you will sit So don't you worry your pretty Little mind learned anything while I was talking. because people throw rocks at down quietly, may things that shine alight upon you. LARRY KING Taylor Swift Nathaniel Hawthorne If you would not be forgotten, as soon as you are dead and rotten, either write things worth reading or do things worth the writing. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN The only person you are destined to become is the person TO LOVE AND WIN IS THE BEST THING. TO LOVE AND LOSE, THE NEXT BEST. you decide to be. Ralph Waldo Emerson WGliam Makepeace Thacheray Be not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon 'em. William Shakespeare By working faithfully eight hours a day you I'M NOT AFRAID OF STORMS, FOR I'M may eventually get to be boss and work LEARNING HOW TO SAIL MY SHIP. twelve hours a day. LOUISA MAY ALCOTT Robert Frost If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them. Henry David Thoreau PROUDLY PRESENTED BY QUOTERY.COM

55 Insightful Quotes To Live By

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55 insightful quotes to live by, taken from famous authors, and presented on a beautiful infographic.




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