Quotation Explorer - 'But'

Aerodynamically the bumble bee should not be able to fly, but the bumble bee doesn't know it so it goes on flying anyway. - Mary Kay Ash
Not only should we encourage kids to daydream, but also to jump-in and build those dreams. Dreaming is largely lost among adults drowning in self-imposed realities. - Ryan Lilly
Schools and schoolmasters, as we have them today, are not popular as places of education and teachers, but rather prisons and turnkeys in which children are kept to prevent them disturbing and chaperoning their parent. - George Bernard Shaw
it is true that the nature of world is one but still you live in your world and i live in mine. - Rishad sakhi
Jamin knew that by morning, when he was done paying the girl in exchange for her slipping out without causing a fuss, he would be flat broke. But that did not matter. It was money well spent. - Stanley Gazemba (Bahati Books)
Gays, lesbians, straights, feminists, fascist pigs, communists, Hare Krishnas - none of them bother me. I don't care what banner they raise. But what I can't stand are hollow people. When I'm with them I just can't bare it, and wind up saying things I shouldn't. - Haruki Murakami
432In the end, grace may prove irresistible, but love can never be forced. Augustine knew this. - James Wetzel
So, as a seventh grader,no, you weren't friends with people you didnt like. But sometimesyou also werent friends with people you did like, which was complicated, and which didnt make any sence if you tried to explain it. Sometimes things just changed. Thats where the sadness came in. - Lauren Myracle
I consider a dream like I consider a shadow, answered Caeiro, with his usual divine, unexpected promptitude. A shadow is real, but it’s less real than a rock. A dream is real if it weren’t, it wouldn’t be a dream but less real than a thing. That’s what being real is like. - Álvaro de Campos
Nations are not poor or rich because of their wealth but exceptional morality. - M.F. Moonzajer
GreenHollyWood blocked me on skype..., and why???I can't make black jokes???So you can make, but I can't so sad! - Deyth Banger
Always remember others may hate you but those who hate you don't win unless you hate them. And then you destroy yourself. - Richard M. Nixon
Life is but a walking Shadow, a poor Player That struts and frets his Hour upon the Stage, And then is heard no more; It is a tall Tale, Told by an Idiot, full of Sound and Fury, Signifying nothing." - William Shakespeare
Happiness is possible only to a rational man, the man who desires nothing but rational goals, seeks nothing but rational values and finds his joy in nothing buy rational actions. - Ayn Rand
To begin a new journey is never easy, but we have to start somewhere to reach a new destination. - Debasish Mridha
We took such care of tomorrow, but died on the way there. - Warsan Shire
This is me being sad.Maybe you think I'm being happy in this picture. Really I'm being sad but pretending I'm being happy. I'm doing that because I think people won't like me if I look sad. - Michael Rosen
Perfection isn’t necessary for success, but determination is. - Jeanette Coron
Took me a while to get to the point today, but that is because I did not know what the point was when I started. - William Safire
The smart employer looks not for perfection but for an explanation of how the consequences of a dishonorable act affected the candidate and others. - Bruce Weinstein
And it seemed at last that there were two musics progressing at one time before the seat of Ilúvatar, and they were utterly at variance. The one was deep and wide ad beautiful, but slow and blended with an immeasurable sorrow from which its beauty chiefly came. - J.R.R. Tolkien
It is only by following your deepest instinct that you can lead a rich life, and if you let your fear of consequence prevent you from following your deepest instinct, then your life will be safe, expedient and thin. - Katharine Butler Hathaway
You can always turn your back on a person, but you can never turn your back on a drug... especially when it's waving a hunting knife in your eyes. - Hunter S. Thompson
You can’t fix who you are on your own, but God is in the business of transforming broken girls into beautiful trophies of His grace. - Paula Hendricks
A wise man looks upon men as he does on horses; all their comparisons of title, wealth, and place, he consider but as harness.
If children grew up according to early indications, we should have nothing but geniuses. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
We have spoken out against inhuman slaughters perpetrated by the Nazis and the Communists. But will we speak out also against the inhuman slaughter in Indonesia, where over 100,000 alleged Communists have been not perpetrators, but victims? - Robert F. Kennedy
You may bend, but you will not be broken. - Chris Burkmenn
I know lonely can be hard, but the longer you stay in the wrong relationship, the longer it will take for the right one to find you. Don't stay in a relationship that doesn't build you up. - Elizabeth Bourgeret
If you don't own a dog, at least one, there is not necessarily anything wrong with you, but there may be something wrong with your life. - Roger A. Caras
All data has its beauty, but not everyone sees it. - Damian Mingle
You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you do not trust enough. - Frank Crane
'But I don't want to go among mad people,' Alice remarked. 'Oh, you can't help that,' said the Cat: 'We're all mad here. I'm mad. You're mad.' - Lewis Carroll
Waking consciousness is dreaming but dreaming constrained by external reality - Oliver Sacks
The people of the world have a fixed destiny. But the spiritually developed receive what is not in their destiny. - Idries Shah
As a man without forethought scarcely deserves the name of a man, so forethought without reflection is but a metaphorical phrase for the instinct of a beast.- (1772-1834) - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Simple things make us Happy but we pursue the complicated. We get caught in a maze and Happiness remains a Distant Dream. - RVM
A billion stars above us coat the sky white. It would have been beautiful back home, but not here. Here it is the ever present reminder that we are all alone and insignificant. - Jennifer Arnett
Be wiser than other people if you can; but do not tell them so. - Dale Carnegie
To see through the illusion of duality, remember that fear and darkness have no substance in themselves, for they do not indicate the presence of a second universal force, but are only names given to the one Light unperceived. - Eric Micha'el Leventhal
Extremities are flawed. Moderation is ideal, save for one occasion.So damn these eyes that weep too much.This mind that thinks too much. But never this heart that loves too much. - Kamand Kojouri
Don't violate the law, but don't reject an idea because it's illegal. You might be able to get the law changed. - Robert H. Schuller
Be patient and open-minded in your interactions with others; find the positive attributes that they possess. - Roy T. Bennett
When you encounter difficulties and contradictions, do not try to break them, but bend them with gentleness and time. - Saint Francis de Sales
Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity. - Henry Van Dyke
Those things you can buy have no value but have a price. Those things you cannot buy have value and are priceless. - Debasish Mridha
My alone doesn't always feel good, but I'll only have you if you're sweeter than my solitude - Introvertly Bubbly
Unless a man becomes the enemy of an evil, he will not even become its slave but rather its champion. - G.K. Chesterton
There is always a story behind what you like. Like what you like and be happy with what you like but don't ever forget to mind the real lessons from the story behind what you like. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
When everything goes to hell, the people who stand by you without flinching -- they are your family. - Jim Butcher
MOUSQUETAIRE, n. A long glove covering a part of the arm. Worn in New Jersey. But "mousquetaire" is a might poor way to spell muskeeter. - Ambrose Bierce
Among the attributes of God, although they are all equal, mercy shines with even more brilliancy than justice. - Miguel De Cervantes
The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him. - G.K. Chesterton
Sacrificing a part of yourself so others can go on to fafill there greatness, their destiny. Is greatness in itself but in a much smaller way that won't be written about or put in history books. But it is far more great in many ways. - Thomas Brodie Sangster
I have found that it don't really matter if you're brought up fine or rough, but that it helps to have someone to spill your sorrows to. - Erica Eisdorfer
Sometimes life ask you a question, but you couldn't find answer in any book. You have to create answer yourself. - Salman Mansuri
How much you give is not counted by amount, but by fraction - Sophia Cajon
A reactionary revolution is nothing but a high-speed evolution backwards! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I don't know very much but what I do know I know better than anybody, and I don't want to argue about it…My mind is not a bed to be made and re-made. - James Agate
I remember one desolate Sunday night, wondering: Is this how I´m going to spend the rest of my life? Marrid to someone who is perpetually distracted and somewhat wistful, as though a marvelous party is going on in the next room, which but for me he could be attending? - Suzanne Finnamore
People may forget the quantity of your works but cannot forget the quality of your works. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
Knowledge’ may be there but ‘correctness’ is required along with it. If you have ‘knowledge’ but don’t have the ‘correctness’; you will go to moksha, but others will not gain any benefit! - Dada Bhagwan
Stocks may come and stocks may go, but food goes on forever. - Beatrice Fairfax
Nowadays people have forgotten about morality and virtue, but they know how to resolve arguments. Look, what’s happening. We lead wars with measurements, dafters and calculations. We do not speak to inspire, we endeavour to create massacre and engulf as many people as we can. Where did we miss? - Alexander Zalan
Happiness is as a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but which if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you. - Nathaniel Hawthorne
For in all legends men have thought of women as sublime separately but horrible in a herd. - G. K. Chesterton
Talent is nothing but a prolonged period of attention and shortened period of mental assimilation. - Konstantin Stanislavsky
The mystical is not how the world is, but that it is. - Ludwig Wittgenstein
I love revisions…We can’t go back and revise our lives, but being allowed to go back and revise what we have written comes closest. - Katherine Paterson
I don't know how many of you have ever met Dijkstra, but you probably know that arrogance in computer science is measured in nano-Dijkstras. - Alan Kay
But above all, an author must write passionately and edit passionately. - Paul Collins
My fear was not of death itself, but a death without meaning. - Huey P. Newton
By passing your GCSEs you prove that you’re not an idiot… But by passing your A levels you prove that you’re smart - Ben Mitchell
Man is the only animal that can remain on friendly terms with the victims he intends to eat until he eats them. - Samuel Butler
The truth is cruel, but it can be loved, and it makes free those who have loved it. - George Santayana
Powerlessness can be a self-fulfilling prophesy. There is much that is wrong with America. But it will only be made right only if we force change to occur. - Robert B. Reich
It's okay, we can go back from this." It comes out of his mouth so kind - he means it - and it just makes me feel worse. That he can kiss me like this and change everything, but still promise me nothing has to change because I can't promise him anything. - Courtney Summers
Play life on hard. Easy might be safer but where is the fun in that? - Neila Rey
We can lick gravity, but sometimes the paperwork is overwhelming. - Wernher Von Braun
In some ways, com­ing to terms with my­self and work­ing to­ward re­cov­ery has been like say­ing I love you to some­one but keep­ing a loaded gun hid­den in your back pocket, just in case that per­son pisses you off enough. - Kiera Van Gelder
He said I wanted revenge, but if I wanted revenge I would’ve just broken his heart. - Dominic Riccitello
Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived. - Abraham Lincoln
Be polite to all, but intimate with few. - Thomas Jefferson
A man is what he is, not what men say he is. His character no man can touch. His character is what he is before his God and his Judge; and only he himself can damage that. His reputations what men say he is. That can be damaged; but reputation is for time, character is for eternity
Are you comfortable? That’s good. But there is somewhere at least someone is uncomfortable! And this should somehow make you uncomfortable too! The world can be a better place only through this way, through thinking others! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Not your appearance, but your humility and power of love define your beauty. - Debasish Mridha
Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand. - Thomas Carlyle
Accomplish your tasks by one step at each time. Don't cut your coat according to your elder brother's size. Dream big, but start small; do what you can do at a time. - Israelmore Ayivor
It's being here now that's important. There's no past and there's no future. Time is a very misleading thing. All there is ever, is the now. We can gain experience from the past, but we can't relive it; and we can hope for the future, but we don't know if there is one. - George Harrison
There is no happiness where there is no wisdom;No wisdom but in submission to the gods.Big words are always punished,And proud men in old age learn to be wise. - Sophocles
The best measure of a spiritual life is not its ecstasies but its obedience. - Oswald Chambers
They tried to bury me, but didn't know that I'm a seed. - Mexican proverb
Costly thy habit as thy purse can buy, but not express'd in fancy; rich, not gaudy; for the apparel oft proclaims the man. - William Shakespeare
Home is the nesting ground for goodness to spring forth. Schools, churches and society influences but home is essential in the development and growth process. - Eveth Colley
I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart I have overcome the world.John 16:33 - Anonymous
To live without youis to be robbed of loveand what is life without it?To live without youis death to me, my lovebut some call it life. - Jalaluddin Rumi
You may possibly become rich by just caring about yourself and what you want to gain from life but you cannot possibly enrich the lives of everyone you meet that way. The pathway to enlightenment and transformation and liberation is the heart not the mind. - Rasheed Ogunlaru
I take a picture, but it's not about who is in the picture or the background of it. It's about the memories and meanings it holds. - Kayla Davis
Life is not meant to be easy, my child; but take courage -- it can be delightful. - George Bernard Shaw
Some people say, ‘Do not judge the book by its cover!’ Well, I say not to judge at all. People can say anything they want to say, but for me, cover does matter. - Toba Beta
We are created for the sake of love. When we experience love in family life, it is heavenly, but it is still only an image of the greater glory we hope to behold in heaven. - Scott Hahn
It was like being in a car with the gas pedal slammed down to the floor and nothing to do but hold on and pretend to have some semblance of control. But control was something I'd lost a long time ago. - Nic Sheff
It’s stupid, but it’s human, and that’s how it is. - Álvaro de Campos
Being able to inspire the body is an easy feat, but being able to inspire the soul as well is true talent. - Imania Margria
Our faith in freedom does not rest on the foreseeable results in particular circumstances but on the belief that it will, on balance, release more forces for the good than for the bad. - Friedrich Hayek
Forgiveness is knowing and remembering what happened, but choosing to move beyond it. - Ashley Ormon
Sticks and stones may break your bones but words will never hurt. Lies. Words hurt. The words we remember. Well, the hurt feeling the words caused stays with us forever. - Jill Telford
To value riches is not to be covetous. They are the gift of God, and, like every gift of his, good in themselves, and capable of a good use. But to overvalue riches, to give them a place in the heart which God did not design them to fill, this is covetousness.
If you see a group of people struggling over generations and you attribute those struggles to bad character, then you do not truly believe we are all created equally. - Jonathan R. Miller
The exquisite kindliness of her manner suggested that their relationship was of no possible consequence, that she could not pay him the tribute of hostility. - Ayn Rand
Be a sinner and sin boldly, but believe and rejoice in Christ even more boldly. - Martin Luther
Your EYES not only see everything around you AS IS, but also PROJECT what you wish look in this world! - Ramana Pemmaraju
Noise is the most impertinent of all forms of interruption. It is not only an interruption, but is also a disruption of thought. - Arthur Schopenhauer
I don't think of all the misery, but of all the beauty that still remains. - Anne Frank
If you Looking for Perfection ,Perfect yourself by Looking Withinby isolating the Rule of Ego and Handing over the Reins of Karma Chariot to the Soul !No one can do The Perfect Act for You but your Soul in the Presence of The Supreme Soul ! - Ashok Khurana
The caterpillar does all the work, but the butterfly gets all the publicity. - George Carlin
Don't think of retiring from the world until the world will be sorry that you retire. I hate a fellow whom pride or cowardice or laziness drives into a corner, and who does nothing when he is there but sit and growl. Let him come out as I do, and bark. - Samuel Johnson
A good intention but fixed and resolute - bent on high and holy ends, we shall find means to them on every side and at every moment; and even obstacles and opposition will but make us "like the fabled specter-ships," which sail the fastest in the very teeth of the wind. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act. - Charles Darwin
what if I fall? oh, my darling, but if you fly? - Erin Hanson
Illusion is a false perception but delusion is a fixed false belief. - Debasish Mridha
Children wish fathers looked but with their eyes; fathers that children with their judgment looked; and either may be wrong - William Shakespeare
i wasn't made but i was created for the better intention i know my time is coming - Futty-fuze
Listening to Beethoven also is sensuality, but when you have said 'sex' you have said all. A man who can give up sex can give up Beethoven. - Nanavira Thera
All excess is ill, but drunkenness is of the worst sort. It spoils health, dismounts the mind, and unmans men. It reveals secrets, is quarrelsome, lascivious, impudent, dangerous and bad. - William Penn
Aerodynamically, the bumblebee shouldn't be able to fly, but the bumblebee doesn't know it so it goes on flying anyway. - Mary Kay Ash
I am Not, but the Universe is my Self. - Shih-t'ou
It’s okay. It may not seem like it right now, but you are going to be fine. I know it’s scary, but don’t be afraid. You are who you are, and you should love that person, and I don’t want anyone to have to go through 22 years of their life afraid to accept that. - Connor Franta
Thus, in a real sense, I am constantly writing autobiography, but I have to turn it into fiction in order to give it credibility. - Katherine Paterson
How beautiful is death, when earn'd by virtue! Who would not be that youth? What pity is it That we can die but once to serve our country! - Joseph Addison
I don't know what it is about food your mother makes for you, especially when it's something that anyone can make - pancakes, meat loaf, tuna salad - but it carries a certain taste of memory. - Mitch Albom
You should have a kind heart because you are not just a so and so person,you are also an identity who is part of the almighty god,who above all likes kindness because,he is the bestower of all desired attributes but is benevolently looking for kindness from his creation - Jaspreet Kaur
Falling In Love Is Like Owning A Dog.Throw things away and love will bring them back,again, and again, and again.But most of all, love needs love, lots of it.And in return, love loves you and never stops. - Taylor Mali
I am not smart,clever,quick,nor creative all the time,i'm barley even those things sometimes, But, i am proud to say i am not perfect. No one is ... - Jamie Holzheimer
No matter how strong you claim your self, but there is always a weak point, where you break & shatter like a glass.!! - Ridhdhesh Jivawala
Love is blind, but a broken heart sees everything. - Matshona Dhliwayo
You can use all the quantitative data you can get, but you still have to distrust it and use your own intelligence and judgment. - Alvin Toffler
When you are on a time bound purposeful journey, rest is not just idleness but wastefulness. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
The job of a writer is not to convey emotion but to invoke it. - Eric T. Benoit
Butterfly upon my hand, A voice of wonder within my mind, not my own but the butterfly's. - Jazz Feylynn
Doon was touched. Kenny looked like a tiny little wisp, but there was something strong inside him. --People of Sparks-- - Jeanne DuPrau
I wanna hang a map of the world in my house. Then I'm gonna put pins into all the locations that I've traveled to. But first, I'm gonna have to travel to the top two corners of the map so it won't fall down. - Mitch Hedberg
The human spirit collapses not when it is deprived of food but when it is denied a dream.- , LifeBeyondNumbers - Andy Paula
If a politician obtained a great wealth after he has been elected, his being an immoral corrupt man is not a possibility but it is a self-evident reality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The citizen who criticizes his country is paying it an implied tribute. - J. William Fulbright
It is not what he has, nor even what he does, which directly expresses the worth of a man, but what he is. - Henri-Frédéric Amiel
We cannot control all the circumstances of our lives, but we can control our attitudes and our actions. If we don’t, someone else will. - Toni Sorenson
Thought: everyone had their own thought, but those who writes had their own view and people make several views on that one view. Its not fair, he who thinks only can describe what the reality is not by others. - Nutan Bajracharya
None can love freedom heartily, but good men; the rest love not freedom, but license. - John Milton
Life is not a problem but an endless possibility.Love is not a mere sentiment but an instrument of ability. - Debasish Mridha
for me, to say that I am yet to begin gives me the real reason not to look back and see what I have done but, to look ahead and see, understand and plan for what I am yet to do - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Can I be trusted? Can you? I can be trusted with some things, but not all things, just like you. - Donna Lynn Hope
Hope floats but effort propels. - Rob Liano
A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil; but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often - just to save it from drying out completely. - Pam Brown
But it bothers you. It pisse you off that I'm not crippled with debt or saddled with some moody bitch. Instead, you PR your lives and act like I'm supposed to ency you..... - Adam Neville
You can't develop the world but you can develop your world because the world will one day fall but your world will always walk with you where ever you go. - Issah Awal
At one point in my life you'll have my best but not my whole. - Peter Adejimi
Darkness scares us. We yearn for the comfort of light as it provides shape and form, allowing us to recognize and define what's before us. But what is it we're afraid of really? Not the darkness itself, but the truth we know hides within. - Emily Thorne
We think that mercy is a sweeter and easier thing than justice, but it is not so; for justice takes us as we are, but mercy assaults us and batters at the gates of our heart, demanding that we be made new...Sometimes sorrow is easier than joy, and despair more comforting that hope. - Anthony Esolen
You are damaged and broken and unhinged. But so are shooting stars and comets. - Nikita Gill
I have a plot, but not much happens. - Howard Nemerov
Wisdom.... comes not from age, but from education and learning. - Anton Chekhov
I was just walking around saying We’re all gonna die! I never got over it. I went to class, I did what I had to do, but I was a gibbering idiot. It never went away. I never again felt the same way about life and death. - Anne Rice
But the very hairs of your head are all numbered. - Bible
The world will see the peace when we will understand that there are no enemies but there are friends who don't understand me. - Debasish Mridha
When a person loves only oneself and meets the people of own nature , it creates often an illusion to the onlookers that they all like one another but the real scene could be different altogether. - Anuj Somany
It would seem that something which means poverty, disorder, and violence every single day should be avoided entirely, but the desire to beget children is a natural urge. - Phyllis Diller
Fear not those who argue but those who dodge. - Marie Ebner von Eschenbach
if you have the tools but do not have the visual concept, the tools do not work - Betty Poluk
I do not consider it an insult, but rather a compliment to be called an agnostic. I do not pretend to know where many ignorant men are sure that is all that agnosticism means. - Clarence Darrow
See first, think later, then test. But always see first. Otherwise you will only see what you were expecting. Most scientists forget that. - Douglas Adams
A man always remembers his first love with special tenderness, but after that he begins to bunch them. - H. L. Mencken
A true man never frets about his place in the world, but just slides into it by the gravitation of his nature, and swings there as easily as a star. - Edward Chapin
The universe doesn't command that we love. That would be forcing it. But the Universe does have a heart and when it looks from within it wants it's components to the do the same with unconditional love. Through it's own inner guidance and thus ours. - Matthew Donnelly
-The little comfort of love?-Is that comfort so little?-Caged birds accept each other but flight is what they long for. - Tennessee Williams
Childhood has no forebodings, but then, it is soothed by no memories of outlived sorrow. - George Eliot
By choosing comfort we are in the very same decision choosing to miss every great thing in life, and that thought should be anything but comforting. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
So. Monday. We meet again.We will never be friends—but maybe we can move past our mutual enmity toward a more-positive partnership. - Julio Alexi Genao
It is not the soul that speaks its mind, but the mind that speaks its soul, that will be heard. - Andrew Sabitov
Magic is the most interesting art because people not necessarily want to learn to paint after they see a great painting, but they want to learn magic after they see a great magic effect. - Amit Kalantri
Tyson- "Cash? Like...green paper?"Percy- "Yeah."Tyson- "Like the kind in duffel bags?"Percy-"Yeah, but we lost those bags days a-g-g--." "Tyson! How did you--"Tyson- "Thought it was a feed bag for Rainbow. Found it floating in sea, but only paper inside. Sorry. - Rick Riordan
I dropped my hoe and ran into the house and started to write this poem, '.’ It began as a celebration of wild geese. Eventually the geese flew out of the poem, but I like to think they left behind the sound of their beating wings. Stanley Kunitz - End of Summer
That’s great, Grace, but in case you’ve forgotten, we’re supposed to kill vampires, not play nice and have lunch with them. - Archer - K.A. Last
A good listener is one who always pays attention, not to gain, but to learn. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Perhaps we are all shells; but some of us have found the pearls inside, and this makes all the difference! - C. JoyBell C.
There isn’t a viler creature on earth than a politician who sends the children of others to the war but not his own children! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Blessed are they who have the gift of making friends, for it is one of God's best gifts. It involves many things, but above all, the power of going out of one's self, and appreciating whatever is noble and loving in another.
You see a person's true Colors when you are no longer beneficial to their life. But there are also the other onces who burn like candles. They burn until theny give others Light! - Lily Amis
It is not in our forming battlements or bristling seacoasts, or our Army and Navy that makes America great - but rather our reliance in the law of liberty and the religious law God has planted in us. - Abraham Lincoln
The chief contribution of Protestantism to human thought is its massive proof that God is a bore. - H. L. Mencken
Greatness is not in were we stand, but in what direction we are moving. We must sail sometimes with the wind, and somtimes agaisnt it - but sail we must. And not drift, nor lie at anchor. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Bricks and mortar make a house, but the laughter of children makes a home. - Irish Proverb
Oh, I know that she's disgusted,cause she's feeling so abused.She gets tired of the lust,but it's so hard to refuse. - Elvis Costello
I may not die for you, but I am sure I cannot live without u as well. - Raaz Ojha
Sci-fi doesn't show me much about alien's nature but shows a lot about North American nature. - Robin Sacredfire
For too many centuries women have been being muses to artists. I wanted to be the muse, I wanted to be the wife of the artist, but I was really trying to avoid the final issue that I had to do the job myself. - Anaïs Nin
REPARTEE, n. Prudent insult in retort. Practiced by gentlemen with a constitutional aversion to violence, but a strong disposition to offend. In a war of words, the tactics of the North American Indian. - Ambrose Bierce
That God had a plan, I do not doubt.But what if His plan was, that we would do better? - Mary Oliver
185. Perhaps this is why writing all day, even when the work feels arduous, never feels to me like "a hard day's work." Often it feels more like balancing two sides of an equation - occasionally quite satisfying, but essentially a hard and passing rain. It, too, kills the time. - Maggie Nelson
He who kills a man kills a reasonable creature, but he who destroys a good book kills reason itself. - John Milton
Fear leads to no where but to ground zero. - Auliq-Ice
We must trust that what we're doing has a purpose. We must realize that we're not here to make kids conform or perform, but that we're here to help them to develop their own unique skills and talents, not the ones we want them to have or the ones we think they should have. - Tom Walsh
I can all have all the money in the world, hold all the power, or be worshiped like a god but all are meaningless without love. - Joyce Guo
You can spit on a rose, but it's still a rose. - Marty Rubin
Soul is the invisible part of a living being that is immortal and breath is the evidence that the soul exists. The soul is what goes to Heaven when we no longer need our body here. We may be dogs, but we breathe, we bleed, and we love just like anybody else. - Kate McGahan
Good friends laugh at you, laugh with you, but never laugh behind your back. - Saru Singhal
The thing with thoughts is that they die, like everything else. But almost everything else leaves a trace behind, even if it's a tiny carcass, some proof that it existed. Unless thoughts are spoken or written or sung or acted upon, there's no evidence that they were ever there. - Adi Alsaid
But for their cries,The herons would be lostAmidst the morning snow. - Chiyo Ni
Dreams show what a person takes to eternity—not a heaven but a chaos. Dreams provide a doorway that opens to the inner world of oneself. They show the intricate workings of the mind in ways that cannot be avoided or hidden. - Belsebuub
Without work, talent is nothing but a bad habit.
The question is not if we will be extremists, but what kind of extremists we will be. The nation and the world are in dire need of creative extremists. - Martin Luther King Jr.
It is no disgrace to be poor, but it might as well be.
She glanced at Jem expecting to see him blinking in surprise or hurt, but he was only smiling a little as if Will were a kitten that had tried to bite him. - Cassandra Clare
What is seen by all on FB becomes what each person also sees in the mirror when he sees himself. The others’ gaze, but also the others’ values, opinions, and judgements become one’s own. - Nicos Hadjicostis
Life is a precious gift, but we realize this only when we are in the end. Change it. - Ronald Peret
If a media is not criticizing the government, then that media is not a media but just a clown of the government! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Those who do not care, escape the anguish of mourning but never know the delights of love. The meaning of life forever eludes them. - Wayne Gerard Trotman
In the morning envision victory,at night dream of it,but during the day fight for it. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The mind can go in a thousand directions, but on this beautiful path, I walk in peace. With each step, the wind blows. With each step, a flower blooms. - Thich Nhat Hanh
They say family's first, but family is the first to get you hurt - Chrisper Malamsha
Writers should be read, but neither seen nor heard. - Daphne du Maurier
This generation must spend less time waiting for manna from heaven, but spend more time in the fields building and producing. - Sunday Adelaja
Exercise is not an instant cure, but you need to get your brain working again, and if you move your body your brain won't have any choice. - John J. Ratey
The unthankful heart discovers no mercies; but the thankful heart will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings. - Henry Ward Beecher
Inspiration in Science may have to do with ideas, but not in Art. In art it is in the senses that are instinctively responsive to the medium of expression. - Arthur Erickson
Criticism talks a good deal of nonsense, but even its nonsense is a useful force. It keeps the question of art before the world, insists upon its importance. - Henry James
There is no end to the things you don’t understand. The mind will search for a lie to give it an answer you can understand, but one song at the right time will challenge what you accept. - Shannon L. Alder
The way to conquer sin is not by working hard to change our deeds, but by trusting Jesus to change our desires. Follow Me, pg. 111. - David Platt
Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do. - Edgar Degas
Everything can always be better! To know this is a wit! But if you also know that everything can always be worse and that is wisdom! Wisdom is to see both the lights and the shadows! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Crime is naught but misdirected energy. - Emma Goldman
Cowards falter, but danger is often overcome by those who nobly dare.
Science is nothing but trained and organized common sense. - Thomas H. Huxley
In not a single one of these little campaigns was I victorious. In other words, in each case, I personally failed, but I have lived to see the thesis upon which I was operating vindicated. And what I very often say is that I’ve lived to see my lost causes found. - Pauli Murray
Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worse kind of suffering. - Paulo Coelho
...a school's worth should be measured not by how its students perform on standardized tests but by how well they function as adult graduates of the school... - Terry Roberts
He had never smoked but then had he ever loved? Life made him love and love made him smoke. - Faraaz Kazi
God gives, but man must open his hand. - German Proverb
I don't know what your destiny will be, but one thing I know: the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who have sought and found how to serve. - Albert Schweitzer
So many love affairs doesn't survive, because the couple has been very loving to each other but with the time they stop respecting each other. - Amit Kalantri
A firm's income statement may be, likened to a bikini-what it reveals is interesting but what it conceals is vital. - Burton G. Malkiel
Darkness is but a door, scary not because it opens, but out of fear that it will never close - Johnathan Jena
Music is always a healer. Music has never let me down. I know it's my religion. There's the idea that you can't truly know happiness until you know sadness, so how can you heal yourself unless you've hurt yourself? I'm still figuring out who I am, but I know that I'm not who I was. - brendon urie
You must have been warned against letting the golden hours slip by; but some of them are golden only because we let them slip by. - James M. Barrie
In the end, every startup is different. But in the beginning every startup is the same. - Richie Norton
Dear Adam, I spent my life trying hard to prove to people that there is somebody out there who is not bad. Somebody who does not really care about money, but cares about honor, and no matter how this went, the real pleasure in life are about those who love you and willing even to die for you. - Sameh Elsayed
Death is approaching,life is departing,but eternity is motionless. - Matshona Dhliwayo
A person's practical experience can attribute him or her to teach his or her fellow learners the value of real life responsibilities and its consequences. - Saaif Alam
Never let yourself be diverted, either by what you wish to believe, or what you think could have beneficent social effects if it were believed; but look only and solely at what are the facts. - Bertrand Russell
Some people will try to talk you out of chasing your goals; not because they think you’ll fail, but because they are scared you’ll succeed. - Steve Maraboli
You can be confident and secure and know that you do a good job at what you do but you don't have to be arrogant about it. - Ruben Studdard
When life gives you a hundred reasons to cry, show life that you have a thousand reasons to smile. - Butterfly Weeds - Laura Miller
There is no playing safe with me any longer. I only take huge risks. I know this means I can lose big time, but so long as there is a chance that I will win big time, I will take it - Sahndra Fon Dufe
Searching for nothingWondering if I’ll changeI’m trying everythingBut everything still stays the sameI thought if I showed you I could flyWouldn’t need anyone by my sideI'm running backwardsWith broken wings I know I’ll die - Sully Erna
None of this is to deny that the Niger Delta has made mistakes. It has, and a good number at that. But then, mistakes are made to make wiser and therefore help in better decision making. - Emi Iyalla
I'd started calling my parents but only when I knew they wouldn't be home. - Angus McLinn, "Baby Teeth" Songs of my Selfie
The Study of philosophy is not that we may know what men have thought, but what the truth of things is. - Thomas Aquinas
I sense the joy of young and old,I hear wondrous tales told,Beauty surrounds me as I gaze above,But I am alone for I live without love. - Anonymous
Prepare yourself for some bad news: Ronald Reagan’s library just burned down. Both books were destroyed. But the real horror: He hadn’t finished coloring either one of them. - Gore Vidal
You're like a dictionary. You know the word is in there, but you need to know how to spell what you want first - Aaron Withers
Children might or might not be a blessing, but to create them and then fail them was surely damnation. - Lois McMaster Bujold
Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all- the apathy of human beings.
Once, my enemies were those I could seeNow the devil lies deep within meBut angels still nudge me, whispering follies of sinThis war is mine, and mine alone, to win. - Sarah Brownlee
Heaven may lie,but hell wont. - Ali Asad
Life's greatest tragedy is not that it will someday end, but that most only live to follow directions and sometimes we end up totally lost. - Alex Gaskarth
Things happened to the worst, I've lost many things and I've got many things but the precious thing I have with me right now is "having me still". I love myself. I love myself unconditionally. I feel proud about myself. Now I'm living without limited because "I have me". - Sivaprakash Sidhu
It is not wealth one asks for, but just enough to preserve one's dignity, to work unhampered, to be generous, frank and independent. - W. Somerset Maugham
I talk to God but the sky is empty. - Sylvia Plath
Happiness is like a cat. If you try to coax it or call it, it will avoid you. It will never come. But if you pay no attention to it and go about your business, you'll find it rubbing up against your legs and jumping into your lap. - William J. Bennett
But to my mind, though I am native here And to the manner born, it is a custom More honoured in the breach than the observance. - William Shakespeare
We cannot destroy kindred: Our chains stretch a little sometimes, but they never break. - Marie de Rabutin-Chantal
a flower knows, when its butterfly will return, and if the moon walks out, the sky will understand;but now it hurts, to watch you leave so soon,when I don't know, if you will ever come back. - Sanober Khan
Madness and chaos are self-destructing but over thinking is the suicide. - Robert M. Drake
Many people support, online or offline, a person not out of respect but because of the fact that if s/he does not remain in that high position, then they will also lose their chance of making livelihood. - Anuj Somany
I know we are supposed to welcome anyone who vows to protect the kingdom, but really, anyone will do anything for a copper these days, and where pride and promises are saleable, expendable men come very cheap indeed. - Michelle Franklin
Mortal as I am, I know that I am born for a day. But when I follow at my pleasure the serried multitude of the stars in their circular course, my feet no longer touch the earth. - Ptolemy
Today’s "religious freedom" policies should not be seen as a problem limited to LGBT people but as a co-optation of religion that affects us all. - DaShanne Stokes
New cells are born everyday and old cells die, but they have neither funerals nor birthdays. - Thich Nhat Hanh
Suicide is the way OUT of life, but, leaving everyone behind is the way INTO sadness. - TheKatAttack
Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts... - Robert Fulghum
In peace there's nothing so becomes a man As modest stillness and humility; But when the blast of war blows in our ears, Then imitate the action of the tiger: Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood. - William Shakespeare
I can endure my own despair, but not another's hope. - William Walsh
and he suddenly knew that if she killed herself, he would die. Maybe not immediately, maybe not with the same blinding rush of pain, but it would happen. You couldn't live for very long without a heart. - Jodi Picoult
You do not examine legislation in the light of the benefits it will convey if properly administered, but in the light of the wrongs it would do and the harms it would cause if improperly administered.
Income inequality has no necessary connection with poverty, the lack of material resources for a decent life, such as adequate food, shelter, and clothing. A society with great income inequality may have no poor people, and a society with no income inequality may have nothing but poor people. - Robert Higgs
History doesn't repeat itself, but it does rhyme. - Mark Twain
When all help is stopped, when your loved ones started doubting your competence, when failure seems almost confirmed, but no matter what, if you make one more attempt, that final step will fetch you the victory. - Amit Kalantri
You may think you're not blind, but can you see in the dark? - Luis Marques
Abraham Lincoln did not shoot John Wilkes Booth. Titanic did not sink a North Atlantic iceberg. And Fox News is neither fair nor balanced. These are simple historical facts intelligible to all adults, most children, and some of your more discerning domesticated animals. But not... to Bill O - Keith Olbermann
Could it be that different political views, different religions and even scientific theories had been looking at our reality from different angles? If so, we should not accept or prefer one over the other, but instead we must aim to draw the best out of each view. - Ardiana Bani Cohn
Brutality and injustice made us raise our hands towards the sky for years; God didn’t respond us, but drones came to our rescue. - M.F. Moonzajer
Never be afraid to offer a smile; sure the risk is that a few foolish people may misinterpret your kindness as weakness, but the reward in their error be that at least they cannot blame you because you did show your teeth. - Johnnie Dent Jr.
Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn’t. - Erica Jong
I'm surrounded by nothing but great people. I've been blessed with that, so really, I've got no choice but to be an all-around good person. - Tim Duncan
Each of us is a unique strand in the intricate web of life and here to make a contribution. - Deepak Chopra
Sometimes the measure of friendship isn't your ability to not harm but your capacity to forgive the things done to you and ask forgiveness for your own mistakes. - Randy K. Milholland
Work is tough for everyone but for Kyle Shannon, it's just murder. - Linda Mickey
Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house. - Henry Ward Beecher
I know not, sir, whether Bacon wrote the works of Shakespeare, but if he did not it seems to me that he missed the opportunity of his life. - James M. Barrie
Sometimes you want to stay with someone, not only because it's magic and it's promising and it feels like home; but sometimes you find someone and you want to stay with him (or her)—because you're the same kind of animal. - C. JoyBell C.
loneliness doesn't kill you, but it becomes extremely different when you find it among the crowd. - Nobody
I can give not what men call love;But wilt thou accept notThe worship the heart lifts aboveAnd the heavens reject not:The desire of the moth for the star,Of the night for the morrow,The devotion to something afarFrom the sphere of our sorrow? - Percy Bysshe Shelley
Life is short but love is universal and eternal. - Debasish Mridha
If you know how rich you are then you are not rich. But us, we do not know the vastness of our wealth. That's how rich we are.
The weak fall, but the strong shall rise up as a phoenix else we will be no more than a pile of ash. - Luan
Nothing but your choices define your true intelligence. - Debasish Mridha
Dear young aspiring leader, one day you will be in a position of power. That shouldn't let you enslave nor look down upon others, but aim to influence change for the benefit of future generations. - Gugu Mona
If bad things are happening in your country, remember, the first responsible person is your stupid government! But if you have supported that government, now, you are the first responsible person! So sit down and shut up! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Future is an empty paper, but not absolutely empty; the shadows of the drawings of the past is there, on the paper! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I love my old paintings as postulates as fresh starting points but I have to destroy them. I have to make a new manifesto. - Georg Baselitz
It may not be important what you say, but it is very important who you are. - Debasish Mridha
Weep hard as much as you need; but do not let your tears pursue the sorrow for the rest of your life. - Munia Khan
Of men who have a sense of honor, more come through alive than are slain, but from those who flee comes neither glory nor any help. - Homer
She had the power to change the world but she couldn't save the one she loved. - Robert M. Drake
Life has its ugliness and ups and downs, but look for the beauty and you will find it. - Debasish Mridha
I have almost completed a long novel, but it is unpublishable until my death and England's. - E.M. Forster
All men are born with a nose and ten fingers, but no one was born with a knowledge of God. - Voltaire
In the garden of humanity there are tigers and lion, deer and doves. Deer and doves live carefully but with beauty and joy. - Debasish Mridha
God is constantly Creating, Experiencing, Witnessing, De-constructing, and Expanding. God is everything and everyone that’s the realm where we don’t exist at all. That’s the realm where there’s none, but One - Manprit Kaur
As with all other aspects of the narrative art, you will improve with practice, but practice will never make you perfect. Why should it? What fun would that be? - Stephen King
Truth can win you many enemies, but it also rewards you with some die-hard friends - Alok Jagawat
I'm the world's least happy atheist. I miss having religious faith, but trying to have it seems like trying to be in love with someone that you're not in love with. - Lisa Williams
Hardship is vanishing, but so is style, and the two are more closely connected than the present generation supposes. - E.M. Forster
I have no spur to prick the sides of my intent, but only vaulting ambition, which o'erleaps itself, and falls on the other. - William Shakespeare
I happen to know that history is nothing but a spin and metaphor, which is what all yarns are made up of, when you strip them down to the underlay. And what makes a hit or a myth, of course, is how that story is told, and by whom. - Joanne Harris
Life is doubt,And faith without doubt is nothing but death. - Miguel de Unamuno
I have never thought of writing as hard work, but I have worked hard to find a voice. - Randy Pausch
The three most important words in a relationship are not, 'I love you,' but, 'Tell me more. - Stefan Molyneux
You say, it's dark. And in truth, I did place a cloud before your sun. But do you not see how the edges of the cloud are already glowing and turning light. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed. - Michael Jackson
Everyone's crazy, but few show it. - Hannah Vandegrift
Most High God, let your servant see but a little ahead. Or, if not give me the hope that drives out fear - Stephen Lawhead
When the sun shines you cannot see the moon," he said. "But when the sun is gone ah,when the sun is gone. - Agatha Christie
He may be mad, but there's method in his madness. There nearly always is method in madness. It's what drives men mad, being methodical. - G. K. Chesterton
If I could just capture each memory in a bottle the maybe you people would understand how much I've suffered, how much I've been through, but most importantly how far I have come. - Tommy Tran
People appear like angels until you hear them speak. You must not rush to judge people by the colour of their cloaks, but by the content of their words! - Israelmore Ayivor
Good can exist without evil,but evil cannot exist without good.The former is eternal,the latter is temporal. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Knock-offs may look good, but they never last as long as the real thing. - N.M. Silber
They're sharing a drink called loneliness, but at least its better than drinking alone. - Billy Joel
An artist who conforms to conventional ideas is nothing but a mere charlatan. - Michael Bassey Johnson
New ideas pass through three periods: - It can't be done. - It probably can be done, but it's not worth doing. - I knew it was a good idea all along! - Arthur C. Clarke
Wind has no feet,but travels great distances,and has no hands,but carries great objects. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Morning sunrise wakes me upwith rays of hope.Clouds of fear can hide the sunbut not for long.If rays of hope are strongand patience is a song,then hope will bloom andrain will bring a rainbow. - Debasish Mridha
Love is like a piece of chocalate. It's looks and tastes good, but it's dark. What really matters is the inside. - Touaxia Vang
The world is naturally averse to all truth it sees or hears but swallows nonsense and a lie with greediness and gluttony. - Samuel Butler
Black is modest and arrogant at the same time. Black is lazy and easy - but mysterious. But above all black says this: "I don’t bother you - don’t bother me". - Yohji Yamamoto
We are here but for a second, but our impact ripples through time. - Neetal Parekh
There are pearls in the deepest fathoms of the Self, but to get them you will have to go through unimaginable perils. - Abhijit Naskar
Life is nothing but an empty space filled with memories from beginning to end. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
Till the time, you are enjoying the outside process, everything seems alright, but when the query arises, about why life, you search for the deeper meaning with life. - Roshan Sharma
At times, talent is gifted! But mostly, it comes with good practice. - Somya Kedia
Anger has great strength,but no brains.Greed has many hands,but no heart.Fear has many titles,but no honor.Hate has many forms,but no soul. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Keep a light, hopeful heart. But ­expect the worst. - Joyce Carol Oates
So beautiful but so bountiful.So delicate but so fresh.So magical but so simple.So much to say but yet so silent.So loving and so pleasant.Oh, flowers of charming love,You are life’s joy and present. - Debasish Mridha
You are not a human being, but you are a thinking and dreaming machine. - Debasish Mridha
Women are women: the most beautiful creatures, I love and respect. But hoes and tricks, gets slapped with dicks and that's with no regret. - 2Shaddy
You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment unless you trust enough. - Frank Crane
I live well with very little things but not without my dignity - Rui M.
We know what we are, but not what we may be. - William Shakespeare
No athlete is crowned but in the sweat of his brow. - Saint Jerome
Don’t just love a person for the image, idea or concept of them, but love them for every fantastically weird and twisted details that makes them up. - lauren klarfeld
The deformity of Christ forms you. If he had not willed to be deformed, you would not have recovered the form which you had lost. Therefore he was deformed when he hung on the cross. But his deformity is our comeliness. In this life, therefore, let us hold fast to the deformed Christ. - Augustine of Hippo
O, it is excellent to have a giant's strength; but it is tyrannous to use it like a giant. - William Shakespeare
You can frame a moment. But you can´t frame life. - Armin Houman
Born we are alone , we live in a crowd ----But actually alone !!!!! - Ibrahim Masoodi
Good name in man and woman, dear my lord, Is the immediate jewel of their souls: Who steals my purse steals trash; 'tis something, nothing; 'Twas mine, 'tis his, and has been slave to thousands; But he that filches from me my good name Robs me of that which not enriches him And makes me poor indeed. - William Shakespeare
It was the misfortune of poetry to be seldom safely enjoyed by those who enjoyed it completely; and that the strong feelings which alone could estimate it truly were the very feelings which ought to taste it but sparingly. - Jane Austen
Modern science gives lectures on botany, to show there is no such thing as a flower; on humanity, to show there is no such thing as a man; and on theology, to show there is no such thing as a God. No such thing as a man, but only a mechanism, No such thing as a God, but only a series of forces. - John Ruskin
Distance is not a gulf but a bridge between lovers. - Marty Rubin
Tolerance is certainly an improvement over hate, but it is not the same thing as freedom. - Janet R. Jakobsen and Ann Pellegrini
The blind cannot see light,but can feel its warmth.The deaf cannot hear sound,but are aware of its power. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Man kills, the things he love the most, sometimes by the virtue of hatred, crime, anger and war and sometimes by dramatizing his activities. But he is not aware that his killings are his own self-image. - Santosh Kalwar
A male-female close-friendship hardly differs from a relationship; it takes "relating" to be friends. But sadly, not every relationship has friendship in it. It's just ironical that two people who are not good enough to be best friends are in love and want to spend the rest of their lives together. - Olaotan Fawehinmi
Remember the past, plan for the future, but live for today, because yesterday is gone and tomorrow may never come. - Anonymous
If you hire people just because they can do a job, they’ll work for your money. But if you hire people who believe what you believe, they’ll work for you with blood and sweat and tears. - Simon Sinek
Motherfuckers will read a book that’s one third Elvish, but put two sentences in Spanish and they [white people] think we’re taking over. - Junot Díaz
Everybody is seeking to reach higher self but hardly anyone reaches. - Santosh Kalwar
Vice may triumph for a time, crime may flaunt its victories in the face of honest toilers, but in the end the law will follow the wrong-doer to a bitter fate, and dishonor and punishment will be the portion of those who sin. - Allan Pinkerton
The monkey body has carried us to this moment of release, but we are coming more and more to exist in a world made by the human imagination. - Terence McKenna
Love everyone; trust everyone. You might get hurt, but don’t fear because a lover has no fear. - Debasish Mridha
I’m sorry for hurting you. I know I did. I’m most likely dead now, and I guess if there’s any kind of fairness in the afterlife I’m probably in hell getting roasted. But if that’s where I am, I want you to know, I still love you. Always did. Love, Caine - Michael Grant
I am, a shadowthat grows longer as the sunmoves, drawn outon a thread of wonder.If I bear burdensthey begin to be rememberedas gifts, goods, a basketof bread that hurtsmy shoulders but closes mein fragrance. I caneat as I go. ("Stepping Westward") - Denise Levertov
A thorn is a rose's friend but a gardener’s enemy. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Your ultimate reason for staying in this crooked world is not to imitate its devastating physique, but trying do something about its ugly appearance. - Michael Bassey Johnson
I have nothing to do today but to smell the freshness of flowers and feel the joy of life. - Debasish Mridha
Even the most ambitious among us know to work from the shadows. We’re not interested in another war between Light and Dark. Not until the power balance has shifted, anyway. That’s where you come in. –Aedus Butler - Zechariah Barrett
Be sceptical, ask questions, demand proof. Demand evidence. Don't take anything for granted. But here's the thing: When you get proof, you need to accept the proof. And we're not that good at doing that. - Michael Specter
You can say it too little, but you can never say, Thank You, too many times. - LM Fields
Yes, it's vital to make lifestyle choices to mitigate damage caused by being a member of industrialized civilization, but to assign primary responsibility to oneself, and to focus primarily on making oneself better, is an immense copout, an abrogation of responsibility. - Derrick Jensen
You don't love someone for their looks, or their clothes, or their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear. - Oscar Wilde
Philosophy triumphs easily over past evils and future evils; but present evils triumph over it. - Francois De La Rochefoucauld
There are risks and costs to a program of action. But they are far less than the long-range risks and costs of comfortable inaction. - John F. Kennedy
I have a man's mind, but a woman's might. - William Shakespeare
Human desire is the criterion of all truth and all good. Truth does not lie beyond humanity, but is one of the products of the human mind and feeling. There is really nothing to fear. The motive of fear in religion is base... - D.H. Lawrence
A man must be prepared not only to be a martyr, but to be a fool. It is absurd to say that a man is ready to toil and die for his convictions if he is not even ready to wear a wreathe around his head for them. - G.K. Chesterton
Ah, September! You are the doorway to the season that awakens my soul... but I must confess that I love you only because you are a prelude to my beloved October. - Peggy Toney Horton
There is one thing you need to do to people who hate you for the way you are and what you do. What's that? The thing you do best. And that would be? Give them hell,and fight back,not violently,but give them reason to not like you. - Advice my friend gave me
Reasoning draws a conclusion, but does not make the conclusion certain, unless the mind discovers it by the path of experience. - Francis Bacon
You want a wife who is intelligent, but not too intelligent.
We defend and we build a way of life, not for America alone, but for all mankind. - Franklin D. Roosevelt
I love Humanity but I hate humans - Albert Einstein
You see many stars in the sky at night, but not when the sun rises. Can you therefore say that there are no stars in the heavens during the day? Because you cannot find God in the days of your ignorance, say not that there is no God. - Ramakrishna
Young people don't always do what they're told, but if they can pull it off and do something wonderful, sometimes they escape punishment. - Rick Riordan
Too many people are endowed with a feeling of entitlement, but born without God-given empathy. - C. JoyBell C.
I've had it with these cheap sons of bitches who claim they love poetry but never buy a book. - Kenneth Rexroth
Peace is normally a great good, and normally it coincides with righteousness, but it is righteousness and not peace which should bind the conscience of a nation as it should bind the conscience of an individual; and neither a nation nor an individual can surrender conscience to another's keeping. - Theodore Roosevelt
The secret to life's magical breakthroughs are nothing magical, but they only happen when people dare to observe events very closely & meticulously. - Auliq-Ice
Action seems to follow feeling, but really action and feeling go together; and by regulating the action, which is under the more direct control of the will, we can indirectly regulate the feeling, which is not. - William James
I guess it’s also not a good thing when you start relating yourself to a late nineteenth century nut bag who shot himself, but hey, you’ve got to relate to something if you ever want to feel relevant. - Molli Fields
Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more, Or close the wall up with our English dead! In peace there's nothing so becomes a man As modest stillness and humility; But when the blast of war blows in our ears, Then imitate the action of the tiger: Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood.
Even paradise sees its share of storms, but in the end, it's still paradise. - Trevor Driggers
I heard a bird congratulating itselfall day for being a jay.Nobody cared. But it was gladall over again, and said so, again. - William Stafford
Most things happen for a reason and it may take years to discover why, but this is almost always for the better. - Ursula A. Ciller
Have compassion and forgive the mistakes of others. If you cannot forgive ignore but never hate them, because hatred will always lead to destruction. - Alok Jagawat
In times of suffering, don't turn inward to self-pity or outward to revenge, but turn to the lover of your soul, Jesus. - Crystal Mary Lindsey
If we are to be biblical, then, the issue is not whether we should have a doctrine of predestination or not, but what kind we should embrace. - R.C. Sproul
If you like who you are then losing yourself isn’t a choice! But if you don’t like yourself, get lost. - Stephen Richards
Painting is concerned with all the 10 attributes of sight; which are: Darkness and Light, Solidity and Color, Form and Position, Distance and Propinquity, Motion and Rest. - Leonardo da Vinci
You benefit at a different time, from when you planted seeds for success. Learn patience. But be persistent. It’s important for success. Use perseverance and dedicate yourself to your top goals. - Mark F. LaMoure
Intelligence does not always define wisdom, but adaptability to change does. - Debasish Mridha
Every passion borders on the chaotic, but the collector's passion borders on the chaos of memories. - Walter Benjamin
It has never been easier to get books but never harder to find the quiet needed to study them. - John Mark Reynolds
People care more about being thought to have taste than about being good, clever, or amiable. - Samuel Butler
A great piece of music make people to close their eyes but a great magic effect make their eyes wide open. - Amit Kalantri
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in. - Napoléon Bonaparte
I'm suspicious of people who don't like dogs, but I trust a dog when it doesn't like a person. - Bill Murray
The music is not in the notes,but in the silence between. - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Why certainly, words possess power. They do! But releasing their magic requires combining and arranging those words in the right order. - Richelle E. Goodrich
It wasn’t worth it, but at the time it was. And that’s all that mattered. - Dominic Riccitello
Death is nothing, but to live defeated is to die every day. - Napoleon Bonaparte
They say I'm old-fashioned, and live in the past, but sometimes I think progress progresses too fast! - Dr. Seuss
I can forgive you for leaving, but not for coming back. - Jonathan Safran Foer
Future is ours, but victory is mine! - cG9sYXJhZGl0aWE=
To want more was not just childish, but cowardly, and somehow constpatory too. Death was change; it led to new chances, new vacancies, new niches and opportunities; it was not all loss. - Iain Banks
Nothing's perfect, the world's not perfect, but it's there for us, trying the best it can. That's what makes it so damn beautiful. - Roy Mustang
Peace is not the absence of agonyBut the presence of joy of harmony - Debasish Mridha
Do you suffer when you write? I don't at all. Suffer like a bastard when don't write, or just before, and feel empty and fucked out afterwards. But never feel as good as while writing. - Ernest Hemingway
It is easier to set a limit for yourself, but if you do so you will never reach your true potential. You have an obligation to live up to your potential. - Debasish Mridha
To die for an idea; it is unquestionably noble. But how much nobler it would be if men died for ideas that were true! - H. L. Mencken
To think that two bodies, crooked by life into question marks, when encountering one another did not form a heart.. To do that, all we needed was to look each other in the eye. But you looked away. - Anna Jae
If the sound of your voice is not so loud it cannot be ignored, you aren’t quite there yet. You’ll continue to try this for a little while and then switch to that. You’ll chase everything that boasts of success but never truly find fulfillment in it. - Suzette Hinton
Let not a man guard his dignity, but let his dignity guard him. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ducks and geese are foolish things, and must be looked after, but girls can take care of themselves. - Washington Irving
Jewelry maybe is more expensive than clothes, but clothes are more important than jewelry. - Amit Kalantri
My next option is to only write a list of the books I like, but then again, I don’t read a book I don’t like so it doesn’t solve any of my problems. - Genesis Quihuis
Many of us spend our whole lives running from feeling with the mistaken belief that you can not bear the pain. But you have already borne the pain. What you have not done is feel all you are beyond that pain. - Kahlil Gibran
I don't hate Republicans as individuals. But I hate what the Republicans are doing to this country. I really do. - Howard Dean
When we want to see someone in a certain way, we find a way, but when we don't we have to wake up and see who they truly are and not what our pain or anger chooses to believe. - Shannon L. Alder
paradise seemed further away than India, but Hell had become a bit closer - V.S. Naipaul
I maybe on the floor, depress, disappointed, but am not yet down, i still have to fight. Its not about my condition but its about my position. - iyke Rene
Talent without discipline is like an octopus on roller skates. There's plenty of movement, but you never know if it's going to be forward, backwards, or sideways. - H. Jackson Brown Jr.
denAExThose to have left before us are "Gone, but only until we get there. - Jo Royston
I must fling myself down and writhe; I must strive with every piece of force I possess; I bruise and batter myself against the floor, the walls; I strain and sob and exhaust myself, and begin again, and exhaust myself again; but do I feel pain? Never. How can I feel pain? There is no place for it. - Harry Houdini
The bee is domesticated but not tamed. - William Longgood
He’d have denied it to his dying breath but Derwent wasn’t as tough as he pretended to be. For the very small number of people he cared about, Derwent would give his all. It made him vulnerable, and every now and then that vulnerability showed. - Jane Casey
When you really want something, you will give up a million times, but your heart keeps taking you back to the starting line. - Shannon L. Alder
Love is a dream. Dreams are good, but do not be surprised if you wake up in tears. - Jim Morrison
Not only is there no God, but try getting a plumber on weekends. - Woody Allen
What we need to do is learn to work in the system, by which I mean that everybody, every team, every platform, every division, every component is there not for individual competitive profit or recognition, but for contribution to the system as a whole on a win-win basis. - W. Edwards Deming
The purpose of this glorious life is not simply to endure it, but to soar, stumble, and flourish as you learn to fall in love with existence. We were born to live, my dear, not to merely exist. - Becca Lee
Your expectations of other people should never be greater than what you expect of God. Why is it that you can patiently wait for him to make your life better, but you won't consider he is patiently waiting for you to be better? - Shannon L. Alder
Communism is like prohibition, it's a good idea but it won't work. - Will Rogers
Happy Endings are an illusion. Real life is filled with brief moments of fleeting happiness, but ultimately every life is a tragedy that ends in death and grief. - Oliver Gaspirtz
Art and life are subjective. Not everybody's gonna dig what I dig, but I reserve the right to dig it. - Whoopi Goldberg
We watch the sky, we watch it alive and we watch it die, looking for signs. We live like wind, with hope in wings that we will get there, never sooner or never later, but at a right time. - Anthony Liccione
God is perceived by the heart, not by your reason. But what is reason? Your heart simplifying God’s guidance to fit your own needs. - Shannon L. Alder
Physical elegance, which is what I am talking about here, comes from the body. This is no superficial matter, but rather the way that man found to honour the way he places his two feet on the ground. - Paulo Coelho
It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn't use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like "What about lunch?"
It may not be an easy thing to live in sweet fellowship with all those with whom we come in contact; but that is what the grace of God is given to us for. - D.L. Moody
Happiness doesn't come from doing what we like to do but from liking what we have to do. - Wilferd Peterson
Be happy by forgiving or forgetting or doing both, but we can gain no happiness by holding grudges. - Dinesh Kumar Radhakrishnan
In love, you can sometimes feel a melting and merging with the other person, and the two becomes one. The physical bodies are still separate, but something beyond the bodies creates a oneness. It opens a spiritual dimension. - Swami Dhyan Giten
All thought is naught but a footnote to Plato.
Conquer thyself, till thou has done this, thou art but a slave; for it is almost as well to be subjected to another's appetite as to thine own. - Sir Richard Francis Burton
Gerry Ford is a nice guy, but he played too much football with his helmet off.
Cynicism masquerades as wisdom, but it is the farthest thing from it. Because cynics don’t learn anything. Because cynicism is a self-imposed blindness, a rejection of the world because we are afraid it will hurt us or disappoint us. - Stephen Colbert
My pockets had always puzzled Weena, but at the last she had concluded that they were an eccentric kind of vase for floral decoration. - H.G. Wells
There's this idea that to live out of conformity with how I feel is hypocrisy; but that's a wrong definition of hypocrisy. To live out of conformity to what I believe is hypocrisy. To live in conformity with what I believe, in spite of what I feel, isn't hypocrisy; it's integrity. - Erik Thoennes
I'm a Marketer, I don't believe in Brands , but I believe in Quality and quality has different definitions - ياسمين يوسف
It's not always that we need to do more but rather that we need to focus on less. - Nathan W. Morris
The man that is meant to love you will have a million questions about you, but none will ever ask your value. - Shannon L. Alder
I have a decision to go, but I am not sure to choose which other prison on the earth. - Ali Rezavand Zayeri
But thou art with us, with us in the past,The present, with us in the times to come.There is no grief, no sorrow, no despair,No languor, no dejection, no dismay,No absence scarcely can there be, for thoseWho love as we do. Speed thee well! - William Wordsworth
Each one of us comes out of our mother's body crying, with or without exceptions. But we are not aware of it. Are you? Do you remember that you cried the very first time you come out of your mother's body? If not, then why are you crying now? - Santosh Kalwar
We sleep, but the loom of life never stops, and the pattern which was weaving when the sun went down is weaving when it comes up in the morning. - Henry Ward Beecher
It's noble to want to confess, but if the results are just damage and pain, that's not noble. It's selfish. - Carol Green
The problem with the designated driver program, it's not a desirable job, but if you ever get sucked into doing it, have fun with it. At the end of the night, drop them off at the wrong house. - Jeff Foxworthy
There is a large stock on hand; but somehow or other, nobody's experience ever suits us but our own. - Letitia Landon
she has cratersbut only a fool can deny her beauty.She silently stare sun whole night& reflects his lighthis love with stars at times. - Lokesh Fouzdar
To study philosophy is nothing but to prepare one’s self to die. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
If toast always lands butter-side down, and cats always land on their feet, what happens if you strap toast on the back of a cat and drop it? - Steven Wright
We've all got the power to kill in our hands, but most of us are afraid to use it. Those who aren't, control life itself. - Richard Ramirez
With Time, you can create Money, but with Money you cannot create Time. So Time is more valuable than Money. - RVM
Evil originates not in the absence of guilt; but in our effort to escape it. - Shannon L. Alder
Poetry is seeing everything when there is only one thing. It is looking at a rose but seeing the stars, moons, seas, and trees. It is a truth beyond logic, an experience beyond thought. Poetry is the Earth pausing on its axis in order to manifest itself as a rose. - Kamand Kojouri
You don't need to be a great singer to sing, but you have to practice singing to be a great singer. - Debasish Mridha
Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion; it is not the expression of personality but an escape from personality. But, of course, only those who have personality and emotion know what it means to want to escape from these. - T.S. Eliot
Never step on caterpillars, as one day, they'll become butterflies and you'll never know when you'll need a ride on their wings of fortune. - R.P. Falconer
A successful presentation needs to be both buttoned up (orderly) and free-flowing (a conversation). The tension between the two, the fact that both things are happening at once, defines the process. - Dale Ludwig
Mean wordsOnce upon a time, I loved you But I will neverI swear. - Arzum Uzun
Beauty fades and the body becomes old, but nothing can dull the shine of a woman with a good heart. - Shannon L. Alder
People get so caught in how they don’t like one part of themselves; nose, thighs, tummy, whatever.Things like flour and baking powder go into cakes and those things are gross alone, but the cake is pretty damn delicious. - Todd El Holley
Bring light to the ignorant, but more light to the educated, for the vanity of education makes modern humans more ignorant than the ignorant. - Abhijit Naskar
And I don't know much about anything in this world but I do know how to read The book written in his eyes. The way he looks at me. - Tahereh Mafi
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul. - Judy Garland
I realise people exist who don't read. But it's like I knew there were people who didn't breathe or eat: I can't imagine a life like that. - Sarah Rees Brennan
I cannot find the perfect person, but I refuse to live my life living a tragic love story based on just sex, and selfish act. - Roxy Writer
Success doesn’t happen by accident. You make it happen. But before you reach that road to victory, some things about yourself have to be changed. - Kevin J. Donaldson
I may be going nowhere, but what a ride. - Shaun Hick
If our goal is not to "succeed" or avoid failure or mistakes, but to learn something, we will never fail. - Jami Gold
You'll never love yourself half as much as I love you and you'll never treat yourself right darling but I want ya too if I let you knoooowww Im here for you then maybe you'll love yourself like I love you ohhhhh - Niall Horan
It is an odd thing, but everyone who disappears is said to be seen at San Francisco. It must be a delightful city, and possess all the attractions of the next world. - Oscar Wilde
I try to forget you more often than not but somehow my mind wanders to places my heart feels are oh so very true. - Nikki Rowe
Give yourself to reading.’... You need to read. Renounce as much as you will all light literature, but study as much as possible sound theological works,especially the Puritanic writers, and expositions of the Bible. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
Know your enemy, but don't give him all your energy. - Jeanette Coron
We should take care not to make the intellect our god; it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality. - Albert Einstein
they say people only hear what they want to hear,but i don't know if that is always true, i've been wanting to hear your heart and it's as silent as the moon. - Ava
I loved everything to anything to everyone who surrounded him. He was perfect. A delusion with a sweet melancholy taste. He was crazy, but he was my crazy and inside, everything felt right. - Dominic Riccitello
There are literally billions of people on earth. There are some that won’t admit it, but all of those people want friends. - Daniel Willey
Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for days on nothing but food and water.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided. - Mae West
Obstacles are weak walls without foundations; if you fear them, they will defeat you. But the fact is that they are even afraid of you. So why frightened? - Israelmore Ayivor
Yes, we love peace, but we are not willing to take wounds for it, as we are for war. - John Andrew Holmes
The trouble with her is that she lacks the power of conversation but not the power of speech. - George Bernard Shaw
But the life that no longer trust another human being and no longer forms ties to the political community is not a human life any longer. - Martha Nussbaum
The pond is clear, but it isn't this beyond the sea blue and has never been. The sky is blue, but it isn't this strikingly bright and vivid nor has it ever been. But together, and in each other's company, they are more beautiful than they could ever have been alone... - Anoma Natasha Paleebut
You teach what you know... but impart who you are. - Jack Frost
You may not be able to find love, but if you give, you will get it back in return. - Debasish Mridha
A person who does not read cannot think. He may have good mental processes, but he has nothing to think about. You can feel for people or natural phenomena and react to them, but they are not ideas. You cannot think about them."[Life magazine, December 10, 1965] - Rex Stout
If you fail to treat the current time you have wisely and with care, it’ll judge you tomorrow harshly since it came to you but you mistreated and abused it. - Assegid Habtewold
But penance need not be paid in suffering...It can be paid in forward motion. Correcting the mistake is a positive move, a nurturing move. - Barbara Hall
With a library you are free, not confined by temporary political climates. It is the most democratic of institutions because no one - but no one at all - can tell you what to read and when and how. - Doris Lessing
Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves -- to break our own records, to outstrip our yesterday by our today.
Women are always being tested...but ultimately, each of us has to define who we are individually and then do the very best job we can to grow into it. - Hillary Rodham Clinton
Things are not real, but they are the reflection of our imaginations and perceptions. - Debasish Mridha
You can have a lot of friends, but do you know your close friends. - Vinnie Fisher
Some patient dogs had waited a long time for the fatest bone to come, but the impatient had gone to scavenge for the little it could see. - Michael Bassey Johnson
I used to be Snow White -- but I drifted. - Mae West
God is dead, but fifty thousand social workers have risen to take his place.
The ultimate measure of a person is not her mistakes or accomplishments, but what she does with them. - Liza M. Wiemer
To achieve in life is A hard story, But that shouldn’t scare you. - Auliq Ice
Everything made by human hands looks terrible under magnification--crude, rough, and asymmetrical. But in nature every bit of life is lovely. And the more magnification we use, the more details are brought out, perfectly formed, like endless sets of boxes within boxes. - Roman Vishniac
You become a man not when you reach a certain age, but when you reach a certain state of mind. - Habeeb Akande
It is possible to become discouraged about the injustice we see everywhere. But God did not promise us that the world would be humane and just. He gives us the gift of life and allows us to choose the way we will use our limited time on earth. It is an awesome opportunity. - César Chávez
Failure to find the truth is perhaps an intellectual defeat, but failure to look for the truth is an intellectual surrender. - Jakub Bożydar Wiśniewski
Let me not fear the tragedies of life but fear the triumphs. - Debasish Mridha
A girl is not a predictable book but is a closed diary - ashadnan
Science teaches to think but love teaches to smile. - Santosh Kalwar
You may not be the smartest, richest or best looking person but you're probably not the dumbest, ugliest or poorest either. - Rob Liano
Memory is a sly devil that pretends to wear the cloak of truth, but deceives us both in our youth and our age. - Harley King
I remember friends from wars all but we forgot. All of them distilled into each wound we caught. Those wounds are all painful places where we fought. Battles never left behind, ones we never sought. What is it that we spent and what was it we bought? - Frank Herbert
Do what thy manhood bids thee do, from none but self expect applause; He noblest lives and noblest dies who makes and keeps his self-made laws. - Sir Richard Francis Burton
He left not knowing where he was going, he got there not knowing where he was, and he came back not knowing where he had been. But history books will point out Columbus as the person who made the Americas available for exploitation. I guess I can make the same kind of ridiculous claim. - Herschell Gordon Lewis
When I die it will be game over,... but I know one life is short, to be selfish is not the best decision, to make an incrediable self-image is the best. - Deyth Banger
There's always Gold amongst Silver but they don't know it and there's always Silver amongst Gold but they don't show it. - Goitsemang Mvula
Anger-pride-deceit-greed are in the form of ‘discharge’. But if one does not have ‘knowledge of True Self’ (realization of the self), then he ‘charges’ new karmas within. - Dada Bhagwan
As a novelist it is my job to tell stories that inspire and entertain but I am increasingly mindful that many of these historical tales (which of themselves are fascinating) relate directly to our issues in society today. - Sara Sheridan
I wish to get you out of my veins, but you are my third skin; I can't rub you off. - Sheeba Shamsudeen
A man once told me that there are infinite places love will take you, but revenge is the business of hate, and there is only one place hate will take you---the end. The end of you and the end of everything you once stood for. But I welcomed my end. - Tara Brown, A.E Watson
New ideas pass through three periods: It can't be done. It probably can be done, but it's not worth doing. I knew it was a good idea all along ! - Arthur C. Clarke
The important thing is not the object of love, but the emotion itself. - Gore Vidal
With reasonable men I will reason; with humane men I will plea; but to tyrants I will give no quarter, nor waste arguments where they will certainly be lost. - William Lloyd Garrison
Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance, is the death of knowledge. - Alfred North Whitehead
The people’s life journey traverses from being child to being wild; the privilege is not in growing old but being able to hold the infant’s nature for as many days and as much as a person can in oneself. - Anuj Somany
Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers. - T.S. Eliot
Happy is the person who not only sings, but feels God's eye is on the sparrow, and knows He watches over me. To be simply ensconced in God is true joy. - Alfred A. Montapert
The woods are lovely, dark, and deep, But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep, And miles to go before I sleep. - Robert Frost
Criticism is the disapproval of people, not for having faults, but having faults different from your own.
The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays. - Søren Kierkegaard
I'm an experienced woman; I've been around... well, alright, I might not've been around, but I've been... nearby. - Mary Tyler Moore
I know it's painful growing,I bet the changes was painful too.But nothing is as painful as being somewhere you don't belong. Obviously. - Touaxia Vang
Peak Performance is not a destination but a journey! - Harrish Sairaman
1. Reading becomes knowledge.2. Applying knowledge becomes experience.Most people have done 1 but they forget 2. These people blow too much without effective result. - CycDemo
I don't believe in ghosts but they blindly believe in me - Amit Abraham
Death is always equal but never fair - The person I really am
Saul's vitals were not human, but familiar:he never told me he was from another world:I never told him I was from his future. - Joe Haldeman
I could have all of the powers of mind in the world, but still be alone. Until I have met with the curiosity of others, I will remain alone and in hell. I have a dream, but I am not living it.At least I have comfort in completing CAPTHA's. - Michael Brett Turner
Clever people enjoy saving gold and declares themselves as wealthy or very rich, but a wise person gives away and keep well away from it and declares themselves far richer than those people who saves it. - Darren Paul Thorn
Golf may be played on Sunday, not being a game within the view of the law, but being a form of moral effort. - Stephen Leacock
But that woman is an encyclopedia!Of all vices, ancient and modern, and terribly interesting to leaf through! - Jean Lorrain
You are blessed today not because God loves you most but, God just want to bless someone through you. so just be careful you might probably be holding onto someones blessings. Remember you are just servant/messenger of God. - wisdom kavi
A leader may lead, but you have to follow to reach the destination. - Debasish Mridha
Do not do what someone else could do as well as you. Do not say, do not write what someone else could say, could write as well as you. Care for nothing in yourself but what you feel exists nowhere else. And, out of yourself create, impatiently or patiently, the most irreplaceable of beings. - André Gide
For the only slavery is desire, and he who learns to let go, to climb the wind-swept hills of self-becoming, naked of all possessions and desire, will drink the mountain air of freedom, and find the peace that lies not in the satisfaction but in the controlling of desire. - Christmas Humphreys
Money cannot buy you love. But it sure can buy you things that some people will love you for having. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Never limit yourself to what you can't do, but to what you have the power to do with what you have. - Nadège Richards
Gemertak suara hujan menyambutku terbangun dari tidurku minggu pagi ini. Kabut pagi menyelimuti mimpi-mimpi mereka yang masih terlelap. - Eka Awaludin
I know that by what I write cannot change the wrong world, but I can change the wrong attitude of the world toward me. - Gavriil Stiharul
Look, he said, the point is there’s no way to be a hundred percent sure about anyone or anything. So you’re left with a choice. Either hope for the best, or just expect the worst.If you expect the worst, you’re never disappointed, I pointed out.Yeah, but who lives like that? - Sarah Dessen
I could go into their reality any time I chose to, but they could never come into mine. This is what I called 'helping' them. - Agnostic Zetetic
As an author I'm in my head all day and I worry that I lose touch with reality. But then my dog pees on my shoe and I know I've found it again. - Michelle M. Pillow
The maladies of the spirit alone, in abstracto, that is, error and sin, can be called diseases of the mind only per analogiam. They come not within the jurisdiction of the physician, but that of the teacher or clergyman, who again are called physicians of the mind only per analogiam. - Ernst Von Feuchtersleben
And my head told my heart"Let love grow"But my heart told my head"This time noThis time no - Mumford & Sons
The real currency of life is not money but love. Real success comes not from earning but from giving. - Debasish Mridha
If God would concede me His omnipotence for 24 hours, you would see how many changes I would make in the world. But if He gave me His wisdom too, I would leave things as they are. - J.M.L. Monsabre
Fate is cruel but maybe not random. Nature (meaning Death) always wins but that doesn't mean we have to bow and gravel to it. - Donna Tartt
'But' is a fence over which few leap. - German proverb
You may possibly become rich by just caring about yourself and what you want to gain from your profession and your life but you cannot possibly enrich the lives of everyone you meet that way. - Rasheed Ogunlaru
But at the very moment she was thinking these thoughts, adventure, as she afterwards told my Mother, was stalking her. - P.L. Travers
I read no newspaper now but Ritchie's, and in that chiefly the advertisements, for they contain the only truths to be relied on in a newspaper. - Thomas Jefferson
The beauty of a face is transient, but the beauty of a loving heart is everlasting. - Debasish Mridha
Our 'neoconservatives' are neither new nor conservative, but old as Babylon and evil as Hell. - Edward Abbey
You can give without loving, but you can never love without giving. - Robert Louis Stevenson
Till a man can judge whether they be truths or not, his understanding is but little improved, and thus men of much reading, though greatly learned, but may be little knowing. - John Locke
We have not lost faith, but we have transferred it from God to the medical profession. - George Bernard Shaw
One of the perils of life is to be asked a question which the wisest of them cannot answer. But a smile does the job. - R. N. Prasher
Nobody is exempt from the trials of life, but everyone can always find something positive in everything even in the worst of times. - Roy T. Bennett
An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard one side of the case. God has written all the books. - Samuel Butler
Every true scientist is a philosopher, but not every philosopher is a scientist. - Abhijit Naskar
Yoga does not start or end on your mat, but is present in every breath you take. - Evita Ochel
A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner, so if one's life is cold and bare he can blame none but himself. - Louis L'Amour
It is not always the magnitude of the differences observed between species that must determine specific distinctions, but the constant preservation of those differences in reproduction. - Jean-Baptiste Lamarck
Thinking is opening a can of worms. The can is imaginary, but the worms are real. - Marty Rubin
It is beautiful to discover our wings and learn how to fly; flight is a beautiful process. But then to rest on the wings of God as He flies: this is divine. - C. JoyBell C.
Children are not things to be molded, but are people to be unfolded. - Jess Lair
Hate is strong, fear is mighty, jealousy is powerful, but love is invincible. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Freydolf worried that the stone might have been [stolen], but he finally found it safe and sound in one of the many drawers that were better for losing things than organizing them. - C. J. Milbrandt
Without magic, there is no art. Without art, there is no idealism. Without idealism, there is no integrity. Without integrity, there is nothing but production. - Raymond Chandler
The death of a dog may not by some be regarded as a tragedy, but some dogs are more worthy than some men, and can be more justly mourned. - J. Jefferson Farson
Insurgence and all forms of evil in a society doesn't describes her as a failure, but vividly shows a lack of love for one another. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Conscience, in most men, is but the anticipation of the opinions of others.
Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.
An aged man is but a paltry thing, a tattered coat upon a stick. - William Butler Yeats
Every person has a longing to be significant, to make a contribution, to be a part of something noble and purposeful. - John C. Maxwell
But I, when I undress meEach night, upon my kneesWill ask the Lord to bless meWith apple-pie and cheese. - Eugene Field
There are things we all know about but we don't think they are important.Like hurting while seeing your share of love and attention going to someone else but smiling at it because you tell yourself that maybe they deserved it more.No. You deserved it.What makes you think you don't? - Simran.M.Anthony
The weight of God's love for humanity cannot be determined. But felt with a grateful heart. - David Nii Sowah Kobbina Adjei
The worst is not death but being blind, blind to the fact that everything about life is in the nature of the miraculous. - Henry Miller
Pathology can indeed cause experiences of the Kingdom of God, but not all God experiences are caused by pathology. - Abhijit Naskar
Be a person of value, but never try to define your worth. - Debasish Mridha
When love plays your life, and left you nothing but a memory of a broken heart,let the pain runs out in your eyes, it will make you feel better.Don't think you're strong when you're not, it will only makes you feel weaker.Be wise, accept, forgive and forget with no regret. - Bradley B. Dalina
When I tried to understand consciousness, I found out how simple it was, but we try to make it so complicated. - Debasish Mridha
I may not be where I want to be but I'm thankful for not being where I used to be. - Habeeb Akande
It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor. - Seneca
Love sometimes injures. Friendship always benefits, After friendship is formed you must trust, but before that you must judge. - Seneca
Shepherds lift their heads,not to gaze at a new lightbut to hear angels. - Richelle E. Goodrich
Faith and freedom is great, but it gets nowhere without faith in freedom. - A.E. Samaan
Everybody deserves love, but nobody is entitled to it. - Katerina Stoykova Klemer
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible. - Henry Ford
Sometimes my heart hurts so much, I beat it with my fists. I try to run. But you cannot run from this. It waits for you. Even when you think you have escaped it, it is there. - Klaus Kinski
All roads are tough, but you have to choose the one you know you'll never be sorry for taking. - Chris Burkmenn
The dog has seldom been successful in pulling man up to its level of sagacity, but man has frequently dragged the dog down to his. - James Thurber
In this so called high-society there is value of a dress but not of a person.So give me less food but give me on a big table. - Vikram Singh Slathia
We may win the war but not the soul; we may gain the power but not the peace. - Debasish Mridha
It is not knowledge, but the act of learning, not the possession of but the act of getting there, which grants the greatest enjoyment. - Carl Friedrich Gauß
You can feel like he wants to own you,-not like an object but like a good dream he wants to keep having. - Melissa Bank
You may be born thousands of years from now, but over the boundaries of time I am sending you my love and wishing you a joyful and wonderful life. - Debasish Mridha
Things will happen that you can’t prevent, things will fall apart that you can’t hold together, but ultimately you’re shaping yourself and that final product speaks volumes about who you really are, not what people see you as or what you want to be. - Erik Tomblin
The populace think that your rejection of popular standards is a rejection of all standard, and mere antinomianism; and the bold sensualist will use the name of philosophy to gild his crimes. But the law of consciousness abides. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
You may say what you want to, but in my opinion she had more sand in her than any girl I ever see; in my opinion she was just full of sand. - Mark Twain
Emotional speculation is to deductive reasoning what weeds are to a garden at first sight they appear to belong, but eventually they obscure that which one hopes will come into bud. - Lord Patterson Coats
……but work in the field has nothing to do with dignity or with anything except patience, concentration, and eternal vigilance - C. William Beebe
I never cut my neighbor's throat;My neighbor's gold I never stole;I never spoiled his house and land;But God have mercy on my soul!For I am haunted night and dayBy all the deeds I have not done;O unattempted loveliness!O costly valor never won! - Marguerite Ogden Bigelow Wilkinson
In our dreams every man and woman are amazingly perfect, but in reality they have imperfections, so accept it without judgement. - Debasish Mridha
I want to live. I want to live life with all it's emotions, all it's experiences, I don't want to miss anyhting. But I feel like I will. - M. Leighton
Those who think life is money, chase it. But those who think life is sharing live to give. - Lailah Gifty Akita
A lion is stronger than a man, but it does not enable him to dominate the human race. You have neglected the duty you owe to yourselves and you have lost your natural rights by shutting your eyes to your own interests. - Rokheya Shekhawat Hossein
To reach your Destination, you need a Direction, but you can't get there without Inspiration!- - RVM
Be a leader who is driven by purpose but not by position or power. - Debasish Mridha
Even if I told you what scares me, you wouldn't understand how it feels.So just so you know, I've travelled roads I had no idea where they'd take me to.And maybe I don't know much about life and its horrors but trust me, I know enough.And I can fix everything, like I always have. - Simran.M.Anthony
If you are not interested in yourself, then nobody is. But there is no reason to be self-obsessed. - Amit K Ghosh
It’s amazing how someone can break your heart, but you still love them with all the little pieces. - Ella Harper
In life, storms come not to hurt you but to make you stronger. - Debasish Mridha
Now I'm awake and you're here. Now I'm dreaming and you're here. Now I have nothing but days. Never nights. - pleasefindthis
Actually, I jade very quickly. Once is usually enough. Either once only, or every day. If you do something once it’s exciting, and if you do it every day it’s exciting. But if you do it, say, twice or just almost every day, it’s not good any more. - Andy Warhol
I set down in a chair by the window and tried to think of something cheerful, but it warn't no use. I felt so lonesome I most wished I was dead. - Mark Twain
Hastra, you think you see, but you don't see this. You never have." Corgren, from The Bow of Destiny - P. H. Solomon
My house burned downBut anyway, it was afterThe flower petals had already fallen - Tachibana Higuchi
We all have an artist within us; but not all of us help him to create wings on our bodies! Those who help will know the taste of the skies! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Really, I'm trying to care, Artemis, really. But I thought it was all supposed to be over when the fat lady sings. Well, she's singing, but it doesn't appear to be over - Eoin Colfer
We can forgive you for killing our sons. But we will never forgive you for making us kill yours. - Golda Meir
Maybe some type of pain is inevitable, but still, that doesn’t mean that you should always let it control your emotions. - Mircea Popister
Success is a mind-set. If you think you can’t achieve something, then you won’t but if you believe you can achieve something, then nothing will stand in your way. - Abdulazeez Henry Musa
It's okay to be proud of your good English. But don't be proud of being poor at your Mother tongue. Only the scum of the earth do that. - Manasa Rao Saarloos
If you remove Al Sharpton’s blackness, he disappears. He’s transparent. There’s nothing there because he bases his whole life on his blackness. Me, I’m a black man; but my blackness has submission to my Christianity. - Ken Hutcherson
Teaching kids is like a 5 year old box of chocolates: You never know what you're gonna get, but you can bet your ass it ain't gonna be good. - Zany Madcap
You lie and kill in the service of liars and killers. You pretend to be separate, to have your own code, something that makes up for the horrors. But they are part of you. And they will never go away. - Loki, Marvel's The Avengers
True: fear is the beginning of wisdom, but love perfects it! - Stefan Emunds
I felt vaguely outraged that such a bad person had such a good car. Because the car was the culmination of a thousand-odd years of scientific advancement. But the guy was a dick. I wondered when that had happened; that we had started making better machines than people. - Max Barry
Let others lead small lives, but not you.. Let others argue over small things, but not you.. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you.. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you. - Jim Rohn
One reason why fiction is a human necessity is that it satisfies many unconscious as well as conscious needs. It would be important if it only touched the conscious mind, as expository writing does. But fiction is important, too, because it teaches the unconscious. - Mortimer J. Adler and Charles Van Doren
The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget. - Thomas Szasz
Religion is not what appears. It's what guides the appearance. There is an appearance of everything. But the appearance doesn't always have something behind it. - Raheel Farooq
Life is like a game if you fail try again until you master and accomplish, but remember if you accomplish it glorify God who created you and gives you strength. - Daniel Habil
The cure for everything, is not a medicine, but the pure kindness of acompassionate heart. - Debasish Mridha
One sweet note is but an ounce of pain. - steve fadrosh
Everything comes to him who waits but a loaned book. - Kin Hubbard
Build my fear of what's out thereAnd cannot breathe the open airWhisper things into my brainAssuring me that I'm insaneThey think our heads are in their handsBut violent use brings violent plansKeep him tied, it makes him wellHe's getting better, can't you tell? - Metallica Welcome Home Sanitarium
Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolution. - Kahlil Gibran
Aglaya just rolled her eyes. "You're like a ten year-old.""Ten-and-a-half," Kev defended. "But I read at a fourteen year-old level. - Larry Gent
Feelings do not always determine truth, but they can sometimes tell you what is true. - J.R. Rim
Some people drip wax on themselves like a human chianti bottle to see if they feel anything….but getting a wicker basket to fit them is a fiasco - Josh Stern
The three of us ate a fine supper of grilled trout with sorrel cream sauce, and red potatoes out of Britney's old garden behind the ruins of the Watling place, and watercress sautéed in butter for hardly a moment with a dash of vinegar, and cream custard with wild blackberries for dessert. - James Howard Kunstler
What is freedom to a nation, but freedom to the individuals in it? - Harriett Beecher-Stowe
Man can start with aversion and end with love, but if he begins with love and comes round to aversion he will never get back to love. - Honoré de Balzac
Opposition stood in my way, but I persevered against all odds and in the process gained my freedom as well as became a man whose future is like the universe/cosmos...INFINITE - Pierre Richard Lauture
The absolute good is not a matter of opinion but of nature. - Cicero
Do have a mind of your own. This is not just a spiritual matter only, but one which concerns ordinary manliness. I would do many things to please my friends, but to go to hell to please them is more than I would venture. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
Of course gratitude should be expressed...But that does not mean to kill your self-esteem. - Deepika Muthusamy
Wisdom is available free of charge, but one has to give away somethings to acquire it! - Amit Chatterjee
But my dreaming self refuses to be consoled. It continues to wander, aimless, homeless, alone. It cannot be convinced of its safety by any evidence drawn from my waking life. - Margaret Atwood
You don't have to be stupid to be a Christian, ... but it probably helps. - Ambrose Bierce
The journey has many bumps, twists and turns. But one day you will reach your destination. You'll know for sure then that it was all worth it. So keep on trusting and keep on walking. The end will be more glorious than you can imagine. - Anusha Atukorala
The moment you realize your eyes hurt not because of rubbing them, but because of the tears you wasted, on him. - Athena Kamalei
Like life, revenge can be a messy business... And both would be much simpler if only our heads could figure out which way our hearts will go. But the heart has its reasons, of which reason cannot know. - Emily Thorne
You can't move so fast that you try to change the mores faster than people can accept it. That doesn't mean you do nothing, but it means that you do the things that need to be done according to priority. - Eleanor Roosevelt
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names. - John F. Kennedy
[Home educator] sometimes teaching and parenting is tough stuff. That is the reality of the calling. I hope ... [do] not quit or give up hope but keep moving forward on the path where God guides you. - Tamara L. Chilver
You are not for everyone. But you are for someone. - Julieanne O'Connor
Real traveling is not about visiting places but 're-visiting' our inner-self. - Sorrab Singha
The question is not why should we change but rather what sort of death wish are we promoting by refusing to change? - William Badke
In all life one should comfort the afflicted, but verily, also, one should afflict the comfortable, and especially when they are comfortably, contentedly, even happily wrong. - John Kenneth Galbraith
I don't like country music, but I don't mean to denigrate those who do. And for the people who like country music, denigrate means 'put down'. - Bob Newhart
My dear Scipio and Laelius. Men, of course, who have no resources in themselves for securing a good and happy life find every age burdensome. But those who look for all happiness from within can never think anything bad which Nature makes inevitable. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
ANY FOOL CAN GET INTO AN OCEAN BUT IT TAKES A GODDESS TO GET OUT OF ONE. - Jack Spicer
I will not say, as the beggars at our door used to do, ‘I’ll never ask anything of Him again;’ but, on the contrary, ‘He shall hear oftener from me than ever,’ and I will love God the better, and love prayer the better, as long as I live. - Philip Henry
Nothing endures but change. - Heraclitus
The King had advertised the old magic tea set, but for some reason, no one wanted sugar teeth that could gouge their eyes out. - Heather Dixon
life is full of wonders, but you ca't have rainbows without rain, lightning and thunder - O. S. Hickman
Appearances can be deceiving, but the true colours of your soul remain. - Angelica Hopes
This grace of God is a very great, strong, mighty and active thing. It does not lie asleep in the soul. Grace hears, leads, drives, draws, changes, works all in man, and lets itself be distinctly felt and experienced. It is hidden, but its works are evident. - Martin Luther
If people don’t sleep with me I just rape them. Because right is not given but taken. - M.F. Moonzajer
Individuals may form communities, but it is institutions alone that can create a nation. - Benjamin Disraeli
I did it partly because it was worth it, but mostly because I shall never have to do it again. - Mark Twain
Measure your day not by the money you earn but by the love you're giving away. - Debasish Mridha
Some people are constructive, if you like. Others are destructive. It's this diversity in humankind that results in some making positive contributions and some negative contributions. It's necessary to have enough to make positive contributions to overcome the problems of each age. - Jonas Salk
Without mountains, we might find ourselves relieved that we can avoid the pain of the ascent, but we will forever miss the thrill of the summit. And in such a terribly scandalous trade-off, it is the absence of pain that becomes the thief of life. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
What is life but a series of inspired follies? The difficulty is to find them to do. Never lose a chance: it doesn't come every day. - George Bernard Shaw
You can leave your marks on things, but the most lasting marks are written in the heart. - Dixie Waters
The greatest obstacle to liberty is not the existence of evil rulers, but the belief in the existence of good rulers. - Jakub Bożydar Wiśniewski
If you have never did a mistake, then death is impossibe, but then, death is a possible mistake. - Michael Bassey Johnson
The most fundamental problem is not that we don’t have a system to run but those with knowledge are cynically manipulating the system for petty personal desires. - Nilantha Ilangamuwa
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us. - Helen Keller
Don't give a gift with expectation to get but if you have got a gift always try to give. - Debasish Mridha
She breathes all the political gases that flow around this, but she never seems to inhale them. - John F. Kennedy
When the resurrection sings itself in the robin's glad song, and bursting buds defy the death grip of winter, and you walk upon the yielding earth near my grave...remember that my soul is not there, but rather it is absent from the body and present with the Lord. - Carl Burnam
The test of an author is not to be found merely in the number of his phrases that pass current in the corner of newspapers...but in the number of passages that have really taken root in younger minds.
Today the real test of power is not capacity to make war but capacity to prevent it.
In life there will be pain, suffering, ugliness, but let us be grateful for the beauty, blessing, and miracle of life. - Debasish Mridha
You will find peace not by trying to escape your problems, but by confronting them courageously. You will find peace not in denial, but in victory. - J Donald Walters
Universe is nothing but the reflection of your thoughts and perceptions. - Debasish Mridha
But still, he reflected, I ought to wash my pajamas more often. Life is so uncertain: you never know what could happen. One way to deal with that is to keep your pajamas washed. --Tengo, IQ84 - Haruki Murakami
Never accept the situation where you have the light but sufficient only for yourself! You must have an abundant light so that you may give to others! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The battle is not with the human flesh, but the mind. - Goitsemang Mvula
Emotions form pure, profound bondsEmotions may blind us but they bind us. - Balroop Singh
Borrow trouble for yourself, if that`s your nature, but don`t lend it to your neighbors. - Rudyard Kipling
You are safe with me.""I am not at all safe, with you. But I have no desire to be elsewhere. - A.S. Byatt
The measure of a society is found in how they treat their weakest and most helpless citizens. As Americans, we are blessed with circumstances that protect our human rights and our religious freedom, but for many people around the world, deprivation and persecution have become a way of life. - Jimmy Carter
Your commitment to Jesus is a beautiful thing, but it will eventually dwindle down, unless you fully understand His commitment to you. - Carlos A. Rodriguez
He has been called a mediocre man; but this is unwarranted flattery. He was a politician of monumental littleness. - Richard M. Nixon
I dont wanna see you again. B'coz U'r the one left me here... but, what to do... You are always just crossing... I cant love you, as u left me.. same time I cant hate you... b'coz.. one day you have to take me out from here..!! - Arafath Shanas
The brain can think, but the heart knows better. So follow your instincts, follow your inner feelings. - Debasish Mridha
Life must be lived forward but only makes sense by looking backward. Only in retrospect do the pieces of the puzzle connect, revealing an intelligently orchestrated evolution. Our journey through life is in a way like walking blindfolded. - Dorit Brauer
Sex is natural, but enjoying it's an art. - Marty Rubin
We had the experience but missed the meaning. - T.S. Eliot
Our life is but a wave in the ocean of consciousness. - Russell Eric Dobda
The prayer of a trained theurgist is like the majestic flow of a large river; but an ignorant and weak person can produce only something similar to an irregular trickle from a half-clogged tap. - Mouni Sadhu
It was almost pleasant, in a life-sucks-but-at-least-there's-good-music sort of way. - Lauren Myracle
People like Nicholas are always gonna be around, roots of disaster. But if we fail to rescue them (Zach and Chanel), that is when they actually win. - Hamsa Priya Selvam
Beyond the satiation level of income, you can buy more pleasurable experiences, but you will lose some of your ability to enjoy the less expensive ones. - Daniel M. Gilbert
It can be a beautiful experience to look for the magic that is hidden within the realm of our lives; but let's not let the process blind us to the majesty that is right in front of us. - Steve Maraboli
PLEBEIAN, n. An ancient Roman who in the blood of his country stained nothing but his hands. Distinguished from the Patrician, who was a saturated solution. - Ambrose Bierce
The hardest period in life is one’s twenties. It’s a shame because you’re your most gorgeous, and you’re physically in peak condition. But it’s actually when you’re most insecure and full of self-doubt. When you don’t know what’s going to happen, it’s frightening. - Helen Mirren
Don't follow your heart as it can lead you astray, but instead, open your heart and allow God to lead you. - Pauline Seaport
The sun enlightens everyone, but the light of knowledge enlightens those who are actively seeking the light. - Debasish Mridha
Life is Ambition, not for Survive but for Be Better each second, for Superate your Records and to Get your Goals.All the rest is a Redundant Speech & a Boring Literature.You Decide the Direction of your Life, but remains Inspired and Assume all the Consequences.Complacency is Death. - Fernando González y Lozano
Not by blaming the world, not by shunning the world, but only be loving the world can I have peace of mind - Sri Chinmoy
Inti dari hubungan adalah memiliki seseorang saat kita membutuhkannya". - Lisa Kleypas
They say when you are missing someone that they are probably feeling the same, but I don't think it's possible for you to miss me as much as I'm missing you right now - Edna St. Vincent Millay
Someday you're gonna look back on this moment of your life as such a sweet time of grieving. You'll see that you were in mourning and your heart was broken, but your life was changing... - Elizabeth Gilbert
Knowledge is always there but wisdom is very rare. - Debasish Mridha
Holy solitaries' is a phrase no more consistent with the Gospel than holy adulterers. The Gospel of Christ knows no religion but social; no holiness, but social holiness. - John Wesley
Peace may be hard to achieve, but is possible with small yet essential steps that are guided by courage and sufficient commitment. - Widad Akreyi
Let me also say I wanna make you sandwhiches,And soup,And peanut butter cookies,Though, the truth is peanutbutter is actually really bad for you 'cause they grow peanuts in old cotton fields to clean the toxins out of the soil,But hey, you like peanutbutter and I like you! - Andrea Gibson
With the notion that we can open up our world by opening our minds, realize that home is the land that is least explored, and that adventure is a notion not determined by location, but is ultimately a state of mind. - Forrest Curran
It's rare that you see an artist in his 30s or 40s able to really contribute something amazing. - Steve Jobs
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
Never be entirely idle; but either be reading, or writing, or praying or meditating or endeavoring something for the public good. - Thomas a Kempis
God stipulates in the Bible that Jesus Followers are to love and serve everyone regardless of their faith or lack of it. But, this does not require us to honour and respect their Biblically-heinous cultural practises like multiculturalism does! - Gary Patton
The great thing in this world is not so much where we are, but in what direction we are going. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
Everybody tries to find the purpose for their life in hopes thst one more day is justified. But once you truly see, the very reason why you're breathing becomes so much more than getting by. - MercyMe
You cannot fake chic but you can be chic and fake fur - Karl Lagerfeld
When I am happy I feel like crying, but when I am sad I don't feel like laughing. I think it is better to be happy; then you get two feelings for the price of one. - Lily Tomlin
Everybody tells jokes, but we still need comedians. - Jimmy Wales
Sometimes life takes oreos. But we have to learn to deal with it. - Kayleigh Zubrod
Black is beautiful .Black isn’t power. Knowledge is power. You can be black as a crow or white as snow but if you don’t know and you ain’t got no dough, you can’t go and that’s for sho’. - Lewis H. Michaux
i know it all ends the same,but i was interested in seeinghow you would break my heart. - AVA.
No nation ancient or modern ever lost the liberty of freely speaking, writing, or publishing their sentiments, but forthwith lost their liberty in general and became slaves.
But still try for who knows what is possible! - Michael Faraday
It seems so simple now, but it took me a long time to figure out that happiness is experienced when we finally give ourselves permission to let go of the things that make us sad. - Steve Maraboli
A magician must always value his magic effects more than himself, because after few years audience may not remember his name but they will remember his magic effect. - Amit Kalantri
So long as we exist, death is not with us; but when death comes, then we do not exist - Epicurus
How many of us suffered to death?How many of them gained more wealth?How many of us mourned?How many of them earned?How many times we suffered such a pain?How many times they will do this again?They are Cruelbut…We don’t have to be. - Rixa White
We all forgot how it is being a human, but human is not a noun, it's a verb. - Alexander Zalan
Good politicians need not be intellectuals, but they should have intellectual lives. - Gary Gutting
I have been the patient one. I have waited for the world to stop being silly. I have waited for it to stop wars. I have waited for politicians to be honest. I have waited for real estate men to be good citizens. But while I wait, I dance! - Ray Bradbury
Fear is a journey, a terrible journey, but sorrow is at least an arriving. - Alan Paton
Sometimes I think about money, position, fame but my heart always craves for love. - Debasish Mridha
I don’t know what it is but every time I see you I feel such a strong urge, to be near you, to protect you, to hold you in my arms and never let you go. Luke Nero - The Witchlings-Midnight curse - Amanda Turner
Never give up too quickly, but know when to let go. - Vanny Lee
After our loved one dies: we cry, not because they left; but because they left us. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
The office of poetry is not to make us think accurately, but feel truly. - Frederick William Robertson
What is history but the story of how politicians have squandered the blood and treasure of the human race? - Thomas Sowell
Sometimes I feel like one of those sliding tile puzzles. I just get so dang close to what I want to see in the mirror and who I want to be... but then I have to completely jumble up the pieces to try to get even closer. - Erica Goros
Keep your eyes on the prize for you cant hit an unseen target but don't forget to pay the price - Bernard Kelvin Clive
A fortunate few may find...their work to be a source of love, but it is also everyone’s right to find love elsewhere. - Miya Tokumitsu
Everyone hungers for a foretaste of heaven. The word "heaven" strikes a note in everyone's heart, for all men are Adam's children, driven out of paradise, but still cherishing a deep desire for the lost paradise. - M. Basilea Schlink
Nightmare and dream both are not real, but I do always love my nightmare; because it offers me gratitude while the latter makes me disappointed. - M.F. Moonzajer
Excellence is not a success but a persistent pursuit of perfection. - Debasish Mridha
Not the eyes, but the heart sees the beauty. - Debasish Mridha
We are all not called to be entrepreneurs but we can all be enterprising in our chosen fields - Bernard Kelvin Clive
Everyone is kneaded out of the same dough but not baked in the same oven. - Yiddish proverb
Beauty is life when life unveils her holy face. But you are life and you are the veil. Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror. But you are eternity and you are the mirror. - Kahlil Gibran
...an' there never yet was speculation but in the long run, it meant smash. Ye run so hard that ye fall ower yoursel - Neil M. Gunn
There's an old saying about those who cannot remember the past being condemned to repeat it. But those of us who refuse to forget the past are condemned to relive it. - Emily Thorne
Success - is not about defeating others; but about defeating oneself - Ashok Kallarakkal
They say blood is thicker than water, but I say ice, can be more solid than blood, when times get cold. - Anthony Liccione
If you let loose a law, it willdo as a dog does. It will obey its own nature, not yours. Suchsense as you have put into the law (or the dog) will be fulfilled.But you will not be able to fulfil a fragment of anything you haveforgotten to put into it. - G.K. Chesterton
The eye is the lamp of the body. If your eyes are healthy, your whole body will be full of light. But if your eyes are unhealthy, your whole body will be full of darkness. If then the light within you is darkness, how great is that darkness! - Matthew 6:22-23, NIV
In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule. - Friedrich Nietzsche
If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people together to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea. - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Writing in the dark is hard, but you have to light your own candle and do it anyway. - A.D. Posey
A little government and a little luck are necessary in life, but only a fool trusts either of them. - P. J. O'Rourke
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd. - Voltaire
You find peace not by creating but by giving. - Debasish Mridha
Anyone who has no need of anybody but himself is either a beast or a God."Aristotle - Bruce Wayne Sullivan
Getting ahead in a difficult profession requires avid faith in yourself. That is why some people with mediocre talent, but with great inner drive, go much further than people with vastly superior talent. - Sophia Loren
I have watched a lot of films... about war... but still I can't understand what's the purpose of war???Killing inocent people??About religion... so my god says that killing other people isn't acceptable... but your is acceptable???WTF - Deyth Banger
Everybody's got the potential for great good and great wrong in them, but it's thechoices we make that define who we really are. - Charles de Lint
When a man meets catastrophe on the road, he looks in his purse, but a woman looks in her mirror.
Through their kisses and caresses they experienced a joy and wonder the equal of which has never been known or heard of. But I shall be silent...; for the rarest and most delectable pleasures are those which are hinted at, but never told. - Chrétien de Troyes
Sometimes we want something so bad, but when we get it, there is still an emptiness inside. The real secret is to enjoy the journey to the goal and learn from all the experiences. - Inshan Meahjohn
I feel there's a funny little hole in me that wasn't there before, like a splinter in your finger, but this is somewhere above my stomach. - Louise Fitzhugh
It often happens that we blurt out things that may in some kind of way be harmful to us, but we are silent about things that may make us look ridiculous; because in this case effect follows very quickly on cause. - Arthur Schopenhauer
It is easy to create a memory, but it is almost impossible to forget. - Debasish Mridha
The strongest person is not the one who is able to do something, but the one who is able not to do what he has the power to do. This self-denial is the unique way to usher in God's kingdom and to realize the kingdom life. - Witness Lee
Life is simple and short but love is infinite and eternal. So give it away, as much as you can, without judging anyone. - Debasish Mridha
One is that if women’s sexuality in Africa wasn’t under assault, if women were able to say no, if women weren’t subject to predatory attacks by men, or predatory behavior generally, then you would have a disease in Africa called AIDS. But you wouldn’t have a pandemic. - Stephen Lewis
There’s class warfare, all right, but it’s my class, the rich class, that’s making war, and we’re winning. - Warren Buffett
Material wealth do not last forever, but that which probably lasts forever is the wealth of intelligence and creativity. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Stop expecting the world to affirm you as a person. Half of the world will like you and the other half will hate you, despite what you say or do. Christ knew this truth, but he did his life mission anyways. - Shannon L. Alder
It's an odd thing, but anyone who disappears is said to be seen in San Francisco.It must be a delightful city and possess all the attractions of the next world - Oscar Wilde
Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously. And because all things have contributed to your advancement, you should include all things in your gratitude. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
If I am not for myself, who will be for me? But if I am only for myself, who am I? If not now, when? - Pirkei Avot
Freedom may come with a price, but it's well worth the sacrifice that has to be made to obtain it. - E.G. Cassady
Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we're here we should dance. - Unknown
Some hae meat and canna eat,And some wad eat that want it,But we hae meat and we can eat,And sae the Lord be thankit. - Robert Burns
One shouldn't be afraid of the humans. Well, I am not afraid of the humans, but of what is inhuman in them. - Ivo Andrić
I'm fifty-one years old, but I'm not through yet. I have lived a full life, and intend packing in quite a lot more. - Hedy Lamarr
Darling, even raindrops try to wipe my teardrops but your thoughts haul out more tears from my liquid eyes and then teardrops replace raindrops... - Abhishek Rath
The mouth is but a megaphone to the desires of the heart. - Kevin Thoman
I talk to God, but the sky is empty. - Sylvia Plath
I'd rather work with someone who's good at their job but doesn't like me, than someone who likes me but is a ninny. - Sam Donaldson
.it's a long road when you're on your own ,but there's no better teacher.. - Boris Kovalík
I've discovered that life doesn't always turn on the obvious things - people dying, marriages, all the stuff that gets carved on the tombstones - but little unrecorded things too. - Eve Chase
A sign of a good leader is not his position but his vision. - Debasish Mridha
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button", great story, great film. - Deyth Banger
Tastes like Liquorice - but purple - Cass van Krah
Anybody can become angry - that is easy; but to be angry with the right person, and to the right degree, and for the right purpose, and in the right way - that is not within everybody's power and is not easy.
Behind branches, my Moon shines''Distance we have, it defines''Down side as, it has a lake''Due to AUTUMN, the tree got naked''Which made my Moons appear''but after SPRING, the sight would be rare''After a circle, the Day will come again''You would be here, but I will gonna change' - Samar Sudha
Patriotism is not a short and frenzied outburst of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime.
When no power is vested in a turbulent man, he behaves sorrowfully like a nearly killed christmas goat, but when fully endorsed, without considering his level of insanity and evil gestures, he cuts everyone in the society into pieces. - Michael Bassey Johnson
There is no use being alive if one must work. The event from which each of us is entitled to expect the revelation of his own life’s meaning - that event which I may not yet have found, but on whose path I seek myself - is not earned by work. - André Breton
Women can do it all but that doesn’t mean they should have to. - Toni Sorenson
No man is a hero to his valet. This is not because the hero is not a hero, but because the valet is a valet. - Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
The future is an opaque mirror. Anyone who tries to look into it sees nothing but the dim outlines of an old and worried face. - Jim Bishop
She thirsted for love, but found only a mirage. Some hearts are a desert you can die wandering in. - John Mark Green
I have no riches in life, but only family who loves me. - Alon Calinao Dy
Love is a magnetic force, you can't see it, but it can pull you toward the beloved. - Debasish Mridha
A philosopher is a mathematician, who might not be good at solving mathematical problems but knows 'which one' to solve and 'why' to solve it... - Victor Ghoshe
When I was younger, my mom loved to garden. But the flowers would never grow. She just kept trying.''I don't understand.''Because you can't.''What does this have to do with anything?'I don't fiddle with my fingers and there's no apology on the tip of my tongue when I say, 'I am my mother's son. - Ellie Lieberman
We learn more when we hate than when we love, because hate is eternally awake, but love is everlastingly asleep. - Mehmet Murat ildan
But hey this was the FAYZ, where all you could really hope was to delay the pain. - Michael Grant
I was just sitting and just realised how much she loved meThe least I should have done was fight for her, for our winThis is a great mistake about love but I have learnt from itHeart break sucks but it eventually gives you much to eat - D WordSmith
Statistician: A man who believes figures don't lie, but admits that under analysis some of them won't stand up either. - Evan Esar
The sad truth is that opportunity doesn't knock twice. You can put things off until tomorrow but tomorrow may never come.
She had conquered, but she had also necessarily lost much. Perhaps what she had lost was not worth keeping; but at any rate she had lost it. - William Dean Howells
Without darkness, we may never know how bright the stars shine. Without battles, we could not know what victory feels like. Without adversity, we may never appreciate the abundance in our lives. Be thankful, not only for the easy times, but for every experience that has made you who you are. - Julie-Anne
You must keep sending work out; you must never let a manuscript do nothing but eat its head off in a drawer. You send that work out again and again, while you're working on another one. If you have talent, you will receive some measure of success - but only if you persist. - Isaac Asimov
Guy’s don't usually cry, but when they do, nobody can realize that what they have been going through. - kamal parvez
A good lecturer is shaped from a good researcher with good philosophy, but not vice verse. - Lecturing is a type of art.
Every day is full of opportunities, but an opportunity is full of only so many days. - Ryan Lilly
Terrorism has no religion, but secularism has one and only one. - Satyendra Singh 'Shyamal'
We must cease striving and trust God to provide what He thinks is best and in whatever time He chooses to make it available. But this kind of trusting doesn't come naturally. It's a spiritual crisis of the will in which we must choose to exercise faith. - Charles R. Swindoll
It is better to sit alone than in company with the bad; and it is better still to sit with the good than alone. It is better to speak to a seeker of knowledge than to remain silent; but silence is better than idle words - Anonymous
people will forget what you said, people will forget what you do, but people will never forget how you made them feel. - Jason Barger
never forget that it is not a pneumonia, but pneumonic man who is your patient - William Withey Gull
MAMMALIA, n.pl. A family of vertebrate animals whose females in a state of nature suckle their young, but when civilized and enlightened put them out to nurse, or use the bottle. - Ambrose Bierce
He has spent his life best who has enjoyed it most; God will take care that we do not enjoy it any more than is good for us. - Samuel Butler
I swore that I would not suffer from the world's grief and the world's stupidity and cruelty and injustice and I made my heart as hard in endurance as the nether millstone and my mind as a polished surface of steel. I no longer suffered, but enjoyment had passed away from me. - Sri Aurobindo
I think that in the discussion of natural problems we ought to begin not with the Scriptures, but with experiments and demonstrations. - Galileo Galilei
There's an old saying that if you come back to the place where you became a man, you will remember all those things you need to be happy... That saying never made sense to me, but I thought it was worth a try. - Henry Bromel
Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it. - Albert Einstein
One can be kind,one can be helpful,but it takes a heart and an effort to understand. - Bikash Chaurasiya
For an entire wing of the G.O.P., a dysfunctional government, whose only visible activity is mismanaging crises, is not an embarrassment but the vindication of a worldview. - Amy Davidson
Ignorance is an evil weed, which dictators may cultivate among their dupes, but which no democracy can afford among its citizens. - William Beveridge
Writers write to influence their readers, their preachers, their auditors, but always, at bottom, to be more themselves. - Aldous Huxley
Whence but from heaven, could men unskilled in arts,In several ages born, in several parts,Weave such agreeing truths? Or how, or why, Should all conspire to cheat us with a lie? - John Dryden
I may tear you apart but I'll put you back together. - Donna Schoenrock
From ashes I cameTo ashes, I'll return.But tonight I'm contentTo sit here and burn. - C.B. Roberts
QUILL, n. An implement of torture yielded by a goose and commonly wielded by an ass. This use of the quill is now obsolete, but its modern equivalent, the steel pen, is wielded by the same everlasting Presence. - Ambrose Bierce
Your value lies not in status or title, but in the roots of your character and depth of your compassion. - Mollie Marti
Forgiveness is a virtue of beauty. You learn to see a person no longer defined by a past but one that has re-created itself anew. - Jason Micheal Ratliff
When a citizen gives his suffrage to a man of known immorality he abuses his trust; he sacrifices not only his own interest, but that of his neighbor; he betrays the interest of his country. - Noah Webster
Desire is the key to motivation, but determination, commitment, and actions are the keys to success. - Debasish Mridha
I committed mistakes many times, fall short, tempted and diverted but able to reconfigure my direction because of God's loving mercy. - Nathaniel E. Quimada
FORCE, n. "Force is but might," the teacher said -- "That definition's just." The boy said naught but through instead, Remembering his pounded head: "Force is not might but must!" - Ambrose Bierce
Everything that is experienced through the five senses is all ‘discharge’. It is due to one’s merit karmas that everything works according to one’s wishes, but he claims, ‘I did it’ and when one faces losses, he will say, ‘God did it’ or ‘my horoscope is unfavorable’. - Dada Bhagwan
Every dream is a butterfly flying in the garden we call life in search of flowers of success and happiness. - Debasish Mridha
Sometimes it's better to pretend as if you know nothing. The vast majority of people can't be trusted, but in God I trust. - S.Z.J. Mtshali
Repentance is not merely turning away from your sin but turning to the Lamb who takes away your sin. "Behold, the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world". 1 John 1:29 - John Paul Warren
When we are able to do something so easily, we regard such thing as simple; but simplicity is complexity. Withing the things which are simple lay the things which are complex and within the things which are complex, lay the things which are simple - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah y
Lucretia Jane Price. A sweet name for a sweet lady that smelled of roses, spoke with a sweet drawl, and was surely made of all the sweet country things a man who hadn't eaten a good meal in a long time could imagine -- molasses, sweet peas, sweet corn, freshly churned butter. - Linda Leigh Hargrove
Hate is self-inflicted torture. It hungers for revenge, damage, division, and violence, but is never satiated. Hate is a psychological hell to which we condemn ourselves and endeavor to burn others. - Steve Maraboli
It's way too easy to see the real face of a person. They're amiable and full of pretense when they want something from you, but the minute you don't give in, back away or put yourself first (like they do) is the minute they show you who they really are. - Donna Lynn Hope
People vote their resentment, not their appreciation. The average man does not vote for anything, but against something. - William Bennet Munro
There but for the grace of God go [I]. - John Bradford
Sorrow and self-pity consume enormous quantities of energy. If you only can desist from feeling victimized by fate and look for a new solution instead, not only would you conserve old energies but at the same time also feel the surge of the new. New hope is kindled in the process. - G.R. Gopinath
Have an enthusiastic mind and a soft, but sweet, heart. - Debasish Mridha
I had tried to express myself, but couldn't do that because I was afraid that it will hurt someone. I never knew that not expressing myself hurt myself. - Nutan Bajracharya
Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is. - Benjamin Franklin
I do not know the answers to life's hard questions, but I do know the One who knows them and that's sufficient...for now. - Toni Sorenson
Living might mean taking chances, but they're worth taking. Loving might be a mistake. but its worth making - Reba McEntire
We are not held back by the love we didn't receive in the past, but by the love we're not extending in the present. - Marianne Williamson
Wisdom is not counted in grammers, niether in fluency, but vividly shown in mannerism. - Michael Bassey Johnson
You may slowdown, but time will not wait for you. - Debasish Mridha
It is not how many times we get lost, but how many times we seek the path, again and again, that determines our level of consciousness. - Vironika Tugaleva
Most people in the world are Christ lovers. And then there are Christ haters. But all of them are fixated on Christ, and he perpetuates for ever. - Marilyn Monroe
A mistake is not something to be determined after the fact, but in the light of the information until that point - Nassim Nicholas Taleb
God made man stronger but not necessarily more intelligent. He gave women intuition and femininity. And, used properly, that combination easily jumbles the brain of any man I’ve ever met. - Farrah Fawcett
If you expect nothing but success, then you will be a success. - Debasish Mridha
His heart was as great as the world, but there was no room in it to hold the memory of a wrong - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Our incomes are like our shoes; if too small, they gall and pinch us; but if too large, they cause us to stumble and to trip. - John Locke
Credulity is the man's weakness, but the child's strength. - Charles Lamb
The President and the Congress are all very well in their way. They can say what they think they think, but it rests with the Supreme Court to decide what they have really thought. - Theodore Roosevelt
When you walk in distinction, you don’t compete with anyone but competition wants to compete with you. - Onyi Anyado
Monk... not monk but Andrian Monk makes mistakes if he makes then and we can. - Deyth Banger
Intelligence is the icing, but wisdom is the cake. - Matshona Dhliwayo
With the word "Repent" He was beckoning to us as the Savior, offering us His love and salvation. But behind this word we can also see the grief of God that His children have turned away from Him. - M. Basilea Schlink
Greatest gift that we can give is not a piece of diamond, but our unconditional love. - Debasish Mridha
His headstone saidFREE AT LAST, FREE AT LASTBut death is a slave's freedomWe seek the freedom of free menAnd the construction of a world Where Martin Luther King could have lived and preached non-violence - Nikki Giovanni
As a sea is full of drops of liquid, I was but one in the ocean of WarMany are swept ruthlessly into the battering, bashing waves, and only few survive to swim to shore - Jade Kosche
Me to Comma: I will never get use to you wanting to butt your way into my sentences -- even if you're right. - Buffy Andrews
Statesmen may plan and speculate for liberty but it is religion and morality alone that can establish the principles upon which freedom can securely stand. - John Adams
Your attitude will either make or break you, we cannot change fate and the tragedies that enter our lives but we can choose how we want them to change us. - Nikki Rowe
Just read The Virtue of Minding Your Own Business. Oh my, what currents run deep! Beautifully seen, beautifully told. Praise praise praise . . . Pardon my French, but you are one darn major American writer!"---, author of Jonathan Livingston Seagull and Illusions, on Sandcastle and Other Stories - Richard Bach
A threat is basically a means for establishing a bargaining position by inducing fear in the subject. When a threat is used, it should always be implied that the subject himself is to blame by using words such as "You leave me no other choice but to..."
A brave man dies but once, a coward many times. - Native American Proverb
When I say that we are spiritual beings that means that every human being has a universal consciousness. That universal awareness is our spirit, but we have different mindsets. Mind is a creation of society. - Debasish Mridha
Be simple and kind with a loving heart. These attributes make you more beautiful and attractive than any make up. - Debasish Mridha
Be calm when your wife yells at you, calmer when she chastens you, but be terrified when she ignores you. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The heart may not always be practical, but it is always right. - Debasish Mridha
They say you should know your limits and work within them. But how can you really know your limits unless you try to expand them? - Jonathan Cainer
But the problem is to make the soul into a monster - Arthur Rimbaud
Why wait? So precious is this life—this gift—this temporary blindness. Burn and drown and embrace the false dark, then grasp the unthinkable height of resulting joy. For in the end, in the light of truth when the flesh is cast off, there is nothing but this. - Jennifer DeLucy
It’s great to earn, but don’t leave it behind for someone else to burn. - RVM
I was married, a mom, and a career woman—the holy trinity of women in the twenty-first century. The three expressions were truly distinct, but the unity of them created the essence. I must confess I felt in control, much more than I felt blessed. - Sharon Nir
It's not about what we go through in life, but how we come out shining on the other side that makes us who we are. - Samuel B Watson
But are not the dreams of poets and the tales of travellers notoriously false? - H.P. Lovecraft
Oh, but it's our tears that make us human, Isabel. - Meissner Susan
Only God is good.""We can make good works,We can be called good folksWe can do good,but we cannot be good. - Mac Canoza
‎"For all we become aware of when we slowly wake up, you can't help but pause and wonder what is still left unseen. - L.M. Fields
Life is something that really cannot be explained. It got to be experienced! For experiencing life to its fullest an attitudes of openness, gratefulness, happiness, flexibility are required. But most of all 'being in love' is crucial to live life to its fullest potential. - Vishwas Chavan
He looked very tired, a regard which manifested itself not in dark circles, or pallor, but a dreamy and bright-cheeked sadness. - Donna Tartt
1484Hi Goodreads. My first day. I read all of the time but I must promote my own 2 books - Vulnerabilia and Legacy.VULNERABILIA - James Dalton
...people are by nature fickle, and it is easy to persuade them of something, but difficult to keep them persuaded. - Niccolo Machiavelli
The lamb misused breeds public strifeAnd yet forgives the butcher's knife. - William Blake
But only in mad people fear goes on constant night and day, wearing one ditch in the mind that all thoughts must travel in. - Josephine Johnson
To live with fake positive thoughts is suicide, but living with negative all your life is just preparing the trigger for to get shoot! - Deyth Banger
The object in life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane. - Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
Many are less fortunate than you’ may not be a roof to live under, but it will serve to retire beneath in the event of a shower. - Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Ah, but I was so much older thenI’m younger than that now - Bob Dylan
I have made plenty of enemies in my lifetime, but none has ever done me as much injury as I do myself. - Kathryn L. Nelson
Prayer can guarantee anyone's success but never someone's failure - Faisal Khosa
Finding the stewardess, Bly asked her about the monkey. The stewardess replied drily, "We have met." Bly was now alarmed to see that the stewardess's arm was bandaged from wrist to shoulder."What did you do?" she asked. "I did nothing but scream," the stewardess replied; "the monkey did the rest. - Matthew Goodman
Crime butchers innocence to secure a throne, and innocence struggles with all its might against the attempts of crime. - Maximilien Robespierre
A successful book is not made of what is in it, but what is left out of it. - Mark Twain
Thousands of reason are too less to make me sad but a single reason is enough to make me smile. - Raaz Ojha
I don't know where we should take this company, but I do know that if I start with the right people, ask them the right questions, and engage them in vigorous debate, we will find a way to make this company great. - James C. Collins
I know you’re tired…but this is your time, Laney. Claim your power. Make everything…from the beginning until the end…make it all count. - R.W. Patterson
Keep your relationship private but don't hide the fact you're in one. - Genereux Philip
Your real secret hiding place is not a dark cave, it is not a dusky forest, it is not a desolate house in the middle of nowhere but your real secret hiding place is always your own mind! Every person ultimately hides himself over there, in his own mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I like to think of us as Clearasil on the face of the nation. Jim Morrison would have said that if he was smart, but he's dead.
Life may be a bed of roses, but roses still have thorns. - Matshona Dhliwayo
my enemies don't scared me .. but the people who say I love you - Mohammed Zaki Ansari
The relationship btw time and money is nt b'cuz time is money but because u must spend both wisely....## - DonRichie
Man is nothing else but what he purposes, he exists only in so far as he realizes himself, he is therefore nothing else but the sum of his actions, nothing else but what his life is. - Jean-Paul Sartre
I don't know why but they you said it I started believing it. - Salman Naveed
We know how to read traffic lights, but what don't you know how to read spiritual signs? - Paul Gitwaza
A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. - Herm Albright
True confidence is not about what you take from someone to restore yourself, but what you give back to your critics because they need it more than you do. - Shannon L. Alder
There's a big difference on being wise and being crafty. The former is the attribute of God, and the latter is that of Satan. - Michael Bassey Johnson
The Sun would have wasted its life but for the evolution of life on earth. The one who gives should be grateful to the one who receives. - R.N. Prasher
The world is on fire with hate- everyone is blaming one another saying that religion is responsible for it!In all honesty, hate has no fate. But greed does it needs money, its faith. - Zarina Bibi
I agree with everything you say, but I would attack to the death your right to say it. - Tom Stoppard
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness. - Bertrand Russell
A case in point of the difference between Like and Love is that a daughter often likes her Mother but loves her Father. - Anuj Somany
Absence makes the heart grow fonder, but it sure makes the rest of you lonely. - Charles M. Schulz
In the treatment of poverty nationally, one fact stands out: there are twice as many white poor as Negro poor in the United States. Therefore I will not dwell on the experiences of poverty that derive from racial discrimination, but will discuss the poverty that affects white and Negro alike. - Martin Luther King Jr.
Quiet and sincere sympathy is often the most welcome and efficient consolation to the afflicted. Said a wise man to one in deep sorrow, "I did not come to comfort you; God only can do that; but I did come to say how deeply and tenderly I feel for you in your affliction". - Tryon Edwards
I can walk without shoes and live without cloths, but I cannot live without dignity even for a second. - M.F. Moonzajer
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better. - Mae West
We may not have the power to move mountains, but if we have the power to take someone's hand and named them loved and forgiven we have power enough. - Dianne Astle
You can fuck anyone but when it comes to making love your virtue will be questioned. - Ankur singh yadav
But my dear man, reality is only a Rorschach ink-blot, you know. - Alan Watts
The greatest fear in life is not of death, but unsolicited change. - Raheel Farooq
Sorry, but at first yeah all lie, but you forgot to say that the truth comes from the lies. (Especially for GreenHollyWood) - Deyth Banger
Though you can live for as much as you like, but your longevity is stupidity if you were leading a worthless life. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Babies don't need fathers, but mothers do. Someone who is taking care of a baby needs to be taken care of.
Your pasion must come from the things that fuel you from the inside. Honors and awards are nice things, but only to the extent that they regard the real respect from your peers. - Randy Pausch
Your never alone , look around you there are so many objects , they don't live but are there in your presence , your never truly alone - Kenrick Fernandes
Life isn’t life without real butter. - A.D. Posey
The yellow moon dreamilytipping buttons of lightdown among the leaves. Marimba,marimba - from beyond theblack street.Somebody dancing,somebodygetting the helloutta here. Shadows of catsweave round the treetrunks,the exposed knotty roots.("Scenes from the Life of the Peppertrees") - Denise Levertov
Our long wanderings have made a man out of him, too. They have not only strengthened his frame and hardened his constitution, but they have given stability to his character. He is thoughtful and prudent, and his advice will always be valuable, while of his courage I have no doubt. - G.A. Henty
I'm a kindhearted but highly competitive pragmatist. When I seek to win something, I always make certain it's never at the expense of anything more serious than the inadequate efforts of others. - Jonathan Kieran
All hardships are seeds of growth. Your life will blossom when the lesson is complete. But remember, you were ALWAYS beautiful from beginning to full bloom. - Karen A. Baquiran
if you just go on dreaming then it stays a dream and becomes stale and dead. But first to dream and then to do isn't that the way to make a dream come true - Meindert DeJong
We expect God to be an angry father who demands justice, but through Jesus, He gives us love and grace when we don't deserve it. - Kyle Idleman
Never ignore a gut feeling, but never believe that it's enough. - Robert Heller
I went to the worst of bars hoping to get killed but all I could do was to get drunk again. - Charles Bukowski
Without change there is no gain, but every change brings some pain. - Debasish Mridha
Freethinkers are those who are willing to use their minds without prejudice and without fearing to understand things that clash with their own customs, privileges, or beliefs. This state of mind is not common, but it is essential for right thinking... - Leo Tolstoy
i know i can't do much, but i can do a little and i'm going to do as much of that as i can.but if we all do that--we can make a big difference. - AVA.
Some people talk about illogical things like love.. But then they can rationally sacrifice their relatives. - Sebastian Michaelis - Yana Toboso
Every woman is as bitter as gall. But she has two good moments: one in bed, the other at her death. - Palladas
A man may say, "From now on I'm going to speak the truth." But the truth hears him and runs away and hides before he's even done speaking. - Saul Bellow
Wolves travel in packs, but the fiercest travel alone. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Did he really want this warm room of his, so comfortably fitted with old family furniture, to be transformed into a cave, in which, no doubt, he would be free to crawl about unimpeded in all directions, but only at the price of rapidly and completely forgetting his human past at the same time? - Franz Kafka
It’s often mistaken for good advice, but wisdom cannot be imparted to someone. Wisdom can only be earned; it’s a by-product of experience, not necessarily knowledge, otherwise I would be stalking Oprah right now, begging for a transfusion. - Renee Carlino
A mistake may mark a man, but admiting a mistake is the mark of a man.
Trust is a difficult thing, whether it's finding the right people to trust...Or trusting the right people will do the wrong thing. But trusting your heart...is the riskiest thing of all.In the end,the only person we can truly trust... is ourself. - Emily Thorne
People think dreams aren't real just because they aren't made of matter, of particles. Dreams are real. But they are made of viewpoints, of images, of memories and puns and lost hopes. - Neil Gaiman
Falling in love is very easy, but staying in love is very difficult. - Debasish Mridha
We do not have control over what happens to us. But we have the courage to conquer. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I know I can't tell you what it's like to be gay. But I can tell you what it's not. It's not hiding behind words, Mama. Like family and decency and Christianity. - Armistead Maupin
I was walking after opportunities in my life, but I forgot that every second of my life is an opportunity. - Rishad sakhi
It's not that I've suddenly become stronger or that something has changed. I'm still shaking. But... We don't have to let those fears stop us. What's most important is that we try to rise above our weakness. - Natsuki Takaya
I might be alone, but i'm never lonely. - Megan Hart
. . . there is a wish in the heart of mankind to be distracted and confused. Truth is but one attraction, and not always the most powerful. - Joyce Carol Oates
As Christians, we are not to beg for signs and wonders but, to command them all the time and not some of the time. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
You deserve a longer letter than this; but it is my unhappy fate seldom to treat people so well as they deserve. - Jane Austen
Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on us. We are not the only experiment. - R. Buckminster Fuller
I drank to drown my pain, but the damned pain learned how to swim, and now I am overwhelmed by this decent and good behavior. - Frida Kahlo
She had a wild, wandering soul but when she loved, she loved with chaos and that made all the difference. - Ariana Dancu
Failure is a mindset, not a circumstance. I let my experiences strengthen me. You think I fell on my face, but I’m down here doing pushups. - Steve Maraboli
If you are facing a new challenge or being asked to do something that you have never done before don’t be afraid to step out. You have more capability than you think you do but you will never see it unless you place a demand on yourself for more. - Joyce Meyer
All know that they must die; but many are deceived by picturing to themselves death at such a distance as if it could never come near them. - Alfonso Maria de Liguori
If an earth with no other creatures but only humans would be possible, it would be unbearably boring! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Stories may well be lies, but they are good lies that say true things, and which can sometimes pay the rent. - Neil Gaiman
Strength of my heart, I need not fail,Not mind to fear but to obey,With such a Leader, who could quail?Thou art as Thou wert yesterday.Strength of my heart, I rest in Thee,Fulfil Thy purposes through me. - Amy Carmichael
Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away. - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
I know of no way to judge the future but by the past. - Patrick Henry
I think my life is of great importance, but I also think it is meaningless. - Albert Camus
Maybe home is nothing but two arms holding you tight when you’re at your worst. - Yara Bashraheel
The enemies of freedom are strong but freedom is stronger. - Marty Rubin
Plato and Aristotle are my teachers. Even Kant is my teacher, but my greatest teacher is my failures. - Debasish Mridha
A 21st century poet is a woman who can speak her mind and stand upright like a mountain with her convictions, but can adapt like water in an ever changing season without losing her genuine elements. - Roseville Nidea
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart. - Benjamin Franklin
The notes I handle no better than many pianists. But the pauses between the notes - ah, that is where the art resides. - Artur Schnabel
Let us put ourselves into His hands, and not be startled though He leads us by a strange way, a mirabilis via, as the Church speaks. Let us be sure He will lead us right, that He will bring us to that which is, not indeed what we think best, nor what is best for another, but what is best for us. - John Henry Newman
It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker, that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own self-interest. We address ourselves, not to their humanity but to their self-love, and never talk to them of our own neccessities but of their advantages. - Adam Smith
We do not deny the possibility of peaceful [political] transition, but we are still awaiting the first case. - Fidel Castro
The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was: 'If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?' But...the good Samaritan reversed the question: 'If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him? - Martin Luther King Jr.
No man has the right to dictate what other men should perceive, create or produce, but all should be encouraged to reveal themselves, their perceptions and emotions, and to build confidence in the creative spirit. - Ansel Adams
Having a personal philosophy is like having a pet marmoset, because it may be very attractive when you acquire it, but there may be situations when it will not come in handy at all.
In any case, it is not love, but friendship, that truly eludes you. - Michael Chabon
Let the power of your love change the world, but never let the problems of this world change the beauty of your love. - Debasish Mridha
Being clingy may work for puppies, but not for you. - Auliq Ice
We must avoid possession," he said. "But, oh, let me kiss you. - Anaïs Nin
Are there anything more dishonourable and more coward than not marching in front of the army after taking the decision of war as a politician? Sending others for dying but keeping himself in safety is the affair of the low man only! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Mind was crafted to preserve some and forget some. We have to decide when to choose delete button. - Shikha Kaul
To the moralist prostitution does not consist so much in the fact that the woman sells her body, but rather that she sells it out of wedlock. - Emma Goldman
When I was young, I thought it is thunder that kills people. But when I learnt physics in the high school, I discovered that it is rather the lightning that does the killing. The voice of the thunder itself is just a noise. The lightning is the poise! - Israelmore Ayivor
I know the scent of betrayal. I may be kind to you, but don't mistake my kindness for weakness. After all, the Angels have a sharp sword too - Joshua De Vera Bautista
People often try to distinguish between personal and professional life, but they end failing - Cord 8 : Are we Computers? - Santosh Avvannavar
I learned much too late that what you called love was nothing but a desperate and irrational fear of a life lived alone. - Beau Taplin
The most beautiful jewelry in the world is not a diamond necklace, but two hearts beating as one. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective if you can stop people talking. - Clement Atlee
That's all I wanted to do as a kid. Play a guitar properly and jump around. But too many people got in the way. - Syd Barrett
If you begin the day with love in your heart, peace in your nerves, and truth in your mind, you not only benefit by their presence but also bring them to others, to your family and friends, and to all those whose destiny draws across your path that day. - Unknown
It is better to sit alone than in company with the bad; and it is, better still to sit with the good than alone. It is better to speak to a seeker of knowledge than to remain silent; but silence is better than idle words.
Knowledge is power but too much power tends to corrupt the minds of those who possess it. - Sidy Sidique
Cowards are cruel, but the brave Love mercy, and delight to save. - John Gay
When you prevent me from doing anything I want to do, that is persecution; but when I prevent you from doing anything you want to do, that is law, order and morals. - George Bernard Shaw
We know the value of a blessing when we don't have it. But we only know the value of knowledge when we have enough of it. - Raheel Farooq
Religious people claim that it's just the fundamentalists of each religion that cause problems. But there's got to be something wrong with the religion itself if those who strictly adhere to its most fundamental principles are violent bigots and sexists. - David G. McAfee
One is always alone in suffering; the fact is depressing when one happens to be the sufferer, but it makes pleasure possible for the rest of the world. - Aldous Huxley
Follow your passion? Sure...but for most one needs to follow their passion after work and on weekends. - Bobby Darnell
Love is not about making promises but it is about believing - Anamika Mishra
alone but trying to survive alone. - Ujjawal Patel
As she walks through her problems, miseries and bad days, she couldn't help but notice how her gait has become more poised and elegant. Earlier - she tripped over at the sight of a problem. Now - she keeps her head high and wins over them.Her problems made a woman out of a girl! - Saru Singhal
To accomplish great things, we must not only act but also dream, not only plan, but also believe! - Anatole France
Making amends is not only saying the words but also being willing to listen to how your behavior caused another’s pain, and then the really hard part…changing behavior. - David W. Earle
A person's true character lies somewhere until after you might have pressed the wrong button without knowing, then you'll realize that there are dogs in human form. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Young age can be experience just once, but immaturity never leaves even we grown up?? - bheng927
Everyone is entitled to be stupid, but some abuse the privilege. - Unknown
The ultimate philosophy of life is not found in words, but it is found in the ways of living life. - Debasish Mridha
Age doesn't count, but sense - Eli Coffie
The Adversary, of course, simply wants them to lay down their sins, guilt and all, and follow Him. But this type holds on to their sinfulness and their guilt for it, because otherwise, they’d have no relationship with Him at all. And, of course, no relationship can be based on guilt and survive. - Geoffrey Wood
Life is an adventure. No-one knows if you can do it but yourself. Set a high bar. - Dale Jacobsen
You can hide memories, suppress them, but you can’t erase the history that produced them - Haruki Murakami
If ‘one’ really were the sufferer or the enjoyer, then he would get tired. But the Self in reality is not experiencing anything. He simply does egoism only. - Dada Bhagwan
Always remember, animals can intimidate men with their strength but men cannot intimidate animals with their intelligence. - Amit Kalantri
I get my share of mud flung my way, but the secret is to dance in the rain and the mud will wash away. - Philip Catshill
It's important to read a book, but also to hold the book, to smell the book... it's perfume, it's incense, it's the dust of Egypt... - Ray Bradbury
There are still some wonderful people left in this world! They are diamonds in the rough, but they're around! You'll find them when you fall down– they're the ones who pick you up, who don't judge, and you had to fall down to see them! When you get up again, remember who your true friends are! - C. JoyBell C.
All is mystery; but he is a slave who will not struggle to penetrate the dark veil. - Benjamin Disraeli
When sorrows come, they come not single spies, But in battalions. - William Shakespeare
The truth about life and lie about life is not measured by others but by your intuition, which never lies. - Santosh Kalwar
I would consider all women as my mother but not all girls as my sisters. - M.F. Moonzajer
On page 607, alluding to the end of my first marriage (and carefully remembering to state that that's none of his business), he very sweetly says that I 'might leave a wife, but not a friend.' Nice try. Neat smear. But he shouldn't be so sure.... - Christopher Hitchens
A conference is a gathering of important people who singly can do nothing, but together can decide that nothing can be done. - Fred Allen
The difference between God and the historians consists above all in the fact that God cannot alter the past. - Samuel Butler
In order to move forward, you will have to stumble along the way, but every falter in your stride just makes your next step even stronger. - Lindsay Chamberlin
She thinks, I'm telling him who I am. He's interested in who I am. That is true, but I am curious about who she is because I want to fuck her. - Philip Roth
Waste your money and you're only out of money, but waste your time and you've lost a part of your life. - Michael LeBoeuf
Peace is not a place or destination but a perception.Peace is not in wealth or splendorBut in conviction.Peace is in friendship, love and unity.Peace is in care, tranquility and serenity. Peace is in compliment, appreciation and forgiveness. Peace is the source of smile, joy and happiness. - Debasish Mridha
I've learned to let my characters speak and act the way they want to! I've tried to interfere but they just get angry at me and throw big rocks. - Shandy L. Kurth
Never defend yourself, but define yourself with your imagination and actions. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear. - Nelson Mandela
Her friends used to tell her it wasn't rape if the man was your husband. She didn't say anything, but inside she seethed; she wanted to take a knife to their faces. - F. H. Batacan
There are many roads to vice, but only one to virtue: love. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it. - Maya Angelou
Desire is a great virtue, but expectation is an even greater vice. - Raheel Farooq
There might be a million wrong people in your life, but when the right one comes everything looks dark. - M.F. Moonzajer
When we are born we die, our end is but the pendant of our beginning. - Manilius
The Blues ain't nothin' but a good woman on your mind.
Treat a man as he appears to be, and you make him worse. But treat a man as if he were what he potentially could be, and you make him what he should be. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
You rarely win, but sometimes you do. - Harper Lee
Most people who spend their lives are dreaming of having a summer house somewhere in the suburb of their city where they could lie in the hot sun all day long, drinking coffee and juice. They think they are enjoying life, but really they are spending life. - Sunday Adelaja
The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new discoveries, is not 'Eureka!' (I found it!) but 'That's funny ...' - Isaac Asimov
A man's integrity isn't found in what he does for others, but how he feels about it after it's done. - MrFlufferTootle
When loving with human love one may pass from love to hatred, but divine love cannot change. - Leo Tolstoy
Racism doesn't have to fit our stereotypes for what it is in order for it to hurt - but it also means that tools for dismantling the system don't have it fit our stereotype either. - Simon S. Tam
It is easy to make friends.But, it is tough to honor that friendship with'em.If you find those people,hold on to them.If you don't,move on. - Sachin Panwar
I know I have but the body of a weak and feeble woman, but I have the heart and stomach of a king, and of a king of England too. - Elizabeth I
Back in Russia we were dirt-poor. Here in the West we are still poor but have risen above the dirt to tower alongside stalks of grass! - Vera Nazarian
You either live the life that is easy or you live the life that is difficult, but appreciate it more. - Shannon L. Alder
God might not be dead, but he's sure as hell missing in action. - Quentin R. Bufogle
To be a great success get busy with what you like but don't forget to love. - Debasish Mridha
Follow reason but don’t ignore that gut feeling. We create reasons with our limited knowledge and experience, but gut feelings often come from universal knowledge. - Debasish Mridha
A billion stars go spinning through the night, / glittering above your head, / But in you is the presence that will be / when all the stars are dead. - Rainer Maria Rilke
The Arab Spring whose seeds failed to bloom anything other than a chaotic mess that requires only blood to grow has contributed immensely to the rising numbers of these migrants. - Aysha Taryam
Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide. - Cicero
The Past is to be respected and acknoledged, but not to be worshiped. It is our future in which we will find our greatness. - Pierre Trudeau
Temptation is not to be feared, but controlled. - Deborah Brodie
Knowledge is not discovery, but recognition. - Raheel Farooq
But in the end one needs more courage to live than to kill himself. - Albert Camus
To care about your outward appearance is important, but what’s more important is to have a beautiful soul. - Roy T. Bennett
The good, the admirable reader identifies himself not with the boy or the girl in the book, but with the mind that conceived and composed that book. - Vladimir Nabokov
America had often been discovered before Columbus, but it had always been hushed up. - Oscar Wilde
To hate a man because he was born in another country, because he speaks a different language, or because he takes a different view of this subject or that, is a great folly. Desist, I implore you, for we are all equally human...Let us have but one end in view, the welfare of humanity.
I'm going to a special place when I die, but I want to make sure my life is special while I'm here. - Payne Stewart
They can stop a river by building a dam, but I will be damned if they can stop my river of blood flowing through my veins and heart. - Anthony Liccione
I know that I am not always right to the perception of some, but I am not daunted of being wrong. That's the effectiveness of confidence. - Lionel Suggs
There are many in the world dying for a piece of bread, but there are many more dying for a little love. - Mother Teresa
The light is all around, but to find it, we need to look inside our hearts. We can go through life and search in all the wrong places. But one day we’ll look within and we’ll find the entire universe. - Dorit Brauer
Reading is important.Books are important.Librarians are important. (Also, libraries are not child-care facilities, but sometimes feral children raise themselves among the stacks.) - Neil Gaiman
Happiness is not found in success, but it is found in the essence and byproduct of success. - Debasish Mridha
We are currently facing countless hurdles and obstacles, BUT will never lose the sight of infinite hope. - Widad Akreyi
Most times and in most circumstances, what hinders real progress is never anything big, but the small things we least regard that impede real thinking and action for progress! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds. - Franklin D. Roosevelt
Strephon kissed me in the spring,Robin in the fall,But Colin only looked at me,And never kissed at all.Strephon's kiss was lost in jest,Robin's lost in play,But the kiss in Colin's eyesHaunts me night and day. - Sarah Teasdale
If I reveal myself without worrying about how others will respond, then some will care, though others may not. But who can love me, if no one knows me? I must risk it, or live alone. - Sheldon B. Kopp
The door of opportunity is always open, but nobody bothers to push the door open. They just get tired out by knocking and then they leave. - Debasish Mridha
They said you would fall,but were surprised when you were rising.The said you would fail,but were surprised when you were succeeding.They said you would break,but were surprised when you kept it together.The said you would deteriorate,but were surprised when you were flourishing. - Matshona Dhliwayo
So, I guess we are who we are for a lot of reasons. And maybe we'll never know them. But even if we don't have the power to choose where we come from, we can still choose where we go from there. We can still do things. And we can try and feel okay about them. - Stephen Chbosky
If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time. - Marcel Proust
Real joy comes not from ease or riches or from the praise of men, but from doing something worthwhile. - Sir Wilfred Grenfell
A good judge is not one who is impartial, but one who has prejudice for good. - Raheel Farooq
There are so many kinds of beauty-have you ever looked in a small hidden pool in a wood, Becky? It's full of beauty, but it's not in the least spectacular, only restful and quiet and never-endingly fascinating. - Betty Neels
I hate reality but it's still the best place to get a good steak. - Woody Allen
Corum knew that he was mad, in Vadhagh terms. But he supposed that he was sane enough in Mabden terms. And this was, after all, now a Mabden world. He must learn to accept its peculiar disorders as normal, if he were going to survive. - Michael Moorcock
Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well. - Josh Billings
No person, relationship, or religion should complete you. They can enhance whatever is already there, but completion of the self comes from within, not from anything beyond that. - Pamela Morris
You can lose your past by forgetting it but you can never lose your future because you can lose only the things you already own! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The purpose of learning is not to give exams in class and forget about it, but to increase the knowledge until they possess an area of the earth for God almighty - Sunday Adelaja
We call ourselves Protestants, but we have totally departed from the teachings of the early Protestants. Martin Luther, John Wesley and John Calvin would turn in their graves, if they hear the kind of teachings we are now feeding the people of God with. - Sunday Adelaja
We didn't start the fireIt was always burningSince the world's been turningWe didn't start the fireNo we didn't light itBut we tried to fight it - Billy Joel
Record what you can, pursue your passions, connect with the world, fight the good fight, defy evil, shine incandescently as best you can. And it doesn't matter what field it's in but, it does matter that we leave something that accumulates over time. - Stefan Molyneux
It seems wise to spend time and energy on fixing the problems we see out there - but if we don't take a step back and see the OVERALL big picture - the real CAUSE of all of these results that we're focused on - our efforts will only go so far. - Dana Gore
Love is the key to the mystery. Love by its very nature is not selfish, but generous. It seeks not its own, but the good of others. The measure of love is not the pleasure it gives-that is the way the world judges it-but the joy and peace it can purchase for others. - Fulton J. Sheen
errare humanum est, sed perseverare diabolicum: 'to err is human, but to persist (in the mistake) is diabolical. - Seneca
Profound thoughts arise only in debate, with a possibility of counterargument, only when there is a possibility of expressing not only correct ideas, but also dubious ideas. - Andrei Sakharov
A hero is not know by the number of battles he has won, but rather by the kind of battles he chooses to fight. - Tonny K. Brown
This funny thing we call love, how simple it may seem. To say it is sometimes enough but to feel it is a dream. - Raneem Kayyali
True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes, but the firm resolve of virtue and reason.
Even God would say"Finish the task you have undertaken". He would never recommend breaking her mother's heart, damaging her parents' lives. "Your mother and then your mother and then your mother," the Prophet had said, "and then your father." But what about her own life? What is to become of that? - Ahdaf Soueif
Silence make the real conversations between friends. Not the saying, but the never needing to say that counts. - Margaret Lee Runbeck
God alone knows the future, but only an historian can alter the past. - Ambrose Bierce
I'd like to say I'm not self-absorbed compared to others, but that's hard to say since I'm far too self-absorbed to pry into others' self-absorption. - Anonymous
Mere talents does not give glory to God but a humble heart. - Mac Canoza
The reason some people put on a mask is not in their blood but it is in their fear that we judge them too soon. - Ameya Agrawal
Julie's cookery is actually improving," Paul wrote Charlie [his twin]. "I didn't quite believe it would, just between us, but it really is. It's simpler, more classical.... I envy her this chance. It would be such fun to be doing it at the same time with her. - Julia Child
The problem is not a lack of churches, but a lack of true ministers, and believers that really are followers of Christ. - Evangelist Jordan Wells
Passion is good, but Pros have purpose and realism. - Gabriel Dibble
You don’t choose the music your enemies play, but you choose which songs you dance to. - Matshona Dhliwayo
That's what you get,' he said, nodding towards a group of the men engaged in some close-order military drill, 'when you give people Bibles and guns. You should give 'em either one or the other, but not both. It just messes up their brains. - K.W. Jeter
See a day,not with the open eyes,but with the open mind from far away. - Debasish Mridha
There is absolutely everything in great fiction but a clear answer. - Eudora Welty
The Courage that we all prize and seek is not the courage to die decently, but to live manfully. - Thomas Carlyle
Tick-Tock Tick-Tock Memory The tick tock tick tocks goes the clockThe memory in my heart not aged but I am aged,As the tick tock tick tock goes on. - Sarvesh Murthi .D.D
Some of us are born to Run. Some of us are born to Climb. But we are all born to Live. - Saim .A. Cheeda
A few minutes ago every tree was excited, bowing to the roaring storm,waving, swirling, tossing their branches in glorious enthusiasm likeworship. But though to the outer ear these trees are now silent, theirsongs never cease. -, naturalist, explorer, and writer (1838-1914) - John Muir
You only have one heart, but it can love the whole world and still have room to grow kindness in its deepest chamber. - Debasish Mridha
There’s 6.5 billion people curled up like fists protesting death, but every breath we take has to be given back; a nine year old boy taught me that. - Shane L. Koyczan
I believe that life is a prize, but to live doesn't mean you're alive. - Nicki Minaj
We learn and grow and are transformed not so much by what we do but by why and how we do it. - Sharon Salzberg
We haven't got the power to destroy the planet -- or to save it. But we might have the power to save ourselves.
We have flown the air like birds and swum the seas like fishes, but have yet to learn the simple act of walking the earth like brothers. - Martin Luther King Jr.
There is but one true philosophical problem and that is suicide. - Albert Camus
I think the teaching profession contributes more to the future of our society than any other single profession. - John Wooden
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I intended to be. - Douglas Adams
A little talent is a good thing to have if you want to be a writer. But the only real requirement is the ability to remember every scar. - Stephen King
Being a fool for God was not merely alright but liberating. - Joy Davidman
I know there's a word called "miracle". But I don't know if there's a meaning inside the word, "miracle - Dante Soo
Challenges will come, but success is proof of challenges conquered and difficulties overcome. - Chinonye J. Chidolue
But then again...perhaps the whole human race is cursed, and I'm simply in the lower echelon and therefore lose everything first. - Ondrelique C. Ouellette
But the basic structure of capitalism, in which a small number own most of the productive assets, guarantees that the vast majority of people will (at best) spend their lives earning wages, but never profits. - Michael A. McCarthy, ABC's of Socialism
You are a full of beautiful madness, an unreasonable reason, but you make sense in all things senseless. - s.w.collins
We came to this world with two wealths, love and hope, but, in the end, love is our only wealth. - Debasish Mridha
Love thy neighbour as yourself, but choose your neighbourhood. - Louise Beal
When I was a child, I thought as a child. But now I have put away childish things. - Philip K. Dick
When people die and especially when they die tragically, others can't help but get carried away. They come up with their implausible interpretation and usually resort to cheap psychology. A sense of fatalism is the only form of relief left. - Francesca Marciano
I am not a fairy godmother or anything of that sort, but I hope to give you a happy home and a good education, and to send you out into the world true, brave, generous men, prepared to serve God truly all the days of your life."~Aunt Persis - Constance Savery
Honesty is my true nature, but if people wants to use it that is their nature. - - Abhinav Rajput
These stories are important to me, not because they happen to be about South Asians, but because they’re circling around a certain strain of loneliness that goes deeper than cultural dissonance, that has to do with the yearning to connect with someone else, or with some unreachable vision of home. - Tania James
Being an artist means, not reckoning and counting, but ripening like the tree which does not force its sap and stands confidence in the storms of spring without fear that after them may come no summer - Rainer Maria Rilke
Don't hold on too long, but don't let go to soon. Find a balance.
The future is nothing but a reflection of the present and the past. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
God is God. Because he is God, He is worthy of my trust and obedience. I will find rest nowhere but in His holy will that is unspeakably beyond my largest notions of what he is up to. - Elisabeth Elliot
Every nerve in my body says to run after Thaddeus and tell him everything. But I know there's no way he can know the truth. - Katie Crouch and Grady Hendrix, The White Glove War
You've got to vote for someone. It's a shame, but it's got to be done. - Whoopi Goldberg
A picture can say a thousand words, but a sentence can paint a thousand pictures... - J. Buchanan
The real art of conversation is not only to say the right thing at the right place but to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment. - Dorothy Nevill
The great can protect themselves, but the poor and humble require the arm and shield of the law. - Andrew Jackson
Her date was pleasant enough, but she knew that if her life was a movie this guy would be buried in the credits as something like "Second Tall Man". - Russell Beland
mr youse needn't be so spryconcernin questions artyeach has his tastes but as for ii likes a certain partygimme the he-man's solid blissfor youse ideas i'll match yousea pretty girl who naked isis worth a million statues - E.E. Cummings
Love has no monetary value, but without love, life has no value. - Debasish Mridha
Need is what tears people apart. When you want someone, you never really need them. But as soon as you start to need someone, they no longer want you. - Mohadesa Najumi
I have made You the companion of my heart.But my body is available to those who desire its company,And my body is friendly toward its guest,But the Beloved of my heart is the guest of my soul. - Rabia Al-Adawiyya
LOVE is made up of a strong affection and patience whiles LUST is made up of a strong affection and impatience. Affection is common to them, but patience is not common. - Israelmore Ayivor
It's better to teach people than to scare them, Lauren. If you scare them and nothing happens, they lose their fear, and you lose some of your authority with them. It's harder to scare them a second time, harder to teach them, harder to win back their trust. Best to begin by teaching. - Octavia E. Butler
Getting an education might be difficult, but it makes life easy. Being uneducated might be easy, but it makes life difficult. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
Every man has a right to his opinion, but no man has a right to be wrong in his facts. - Bernard M. Baruch
We wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places. - Compton Gage
Not by age but by capacity is wisdom acquired. - Titus Maccius Plautus
You can sacrifice and not love. But you cannot love and not sacrifice. - Kris Vallotton
As for butter versus margarine, I trust cows more than chemists. - Joan Dye Gussow
I just could not leave the people who ever fill my heart. But if people leave, well, like today myself. That's why I'm afraid to get acquainted with a lot of people because I'm afraid of losing a lot of people too. In reality I always get acquainted with many people, how is this? - Vea Dreamer
The joy of learning is as indispensable in study as breathing is in running. Where it is lacking there are no real students, but only poor caricatures of apprentices who, at the end of their apprenticeship, will not even have a trade. - Simone Weil
I didn't say I can change the whole world with all it entirety alone. But I can strike on a lot of things and cause a rift, and bring so many things together. - Nurudeen Ushawu
I'm not really sure what makes a book a 'classic' to begin with, but I think it has to be at least fifty years old and some person or animal has to die at the end. - Jeff Kinney
Something in me whispered that I needed to stop thinking, that I should above all not go too farwith thinking. But that never worked; I always thought things through to the end, to their mostextreme consequence. - Herman Koch
Though we do live once but can last forever. - M.H. Rakib
...I fear that some of us understand just enough about the gospel to feel guilty--guilty that we are not measuring up to some undefinable standard--but not enough about the Atonement to feel the peace and strength, the power and mercy it affords us. - Sheri Dew
I have my good parts.I have my bad parts.But the broken ones?They are the best. - Vanshika Dhyani
Because all actions and expressionsstem from the mind, it is vital to know themind as well as decide in what way we’ll use it. Everyone has heard of psychosomatic illness, and most of us acknowledge that psychosomatic sicknesses can and do occur. But whatabout psychosomatic wellness? - H.E. Davey
These people have learned not from books, but in the fields, in the wood, on the river bank. Their teachers have been the birds themselves, when they sang to them, the sun when it left a glow of crimson behind it at setting, the very trees, and wild herbs. - Anton Chekhov
The space between between breaths is measured in moments. But the space between Truths..? Lifetimes. - Brooke Burgess
But miracles do happen, every shining now and then. If not now, if not now, tell me when. From "If Not Now - Carrie Newcomer
I do not know the word 'quit'. Either I never did, or I have abolished it. - Susan Butcher
Mistaken ideas always end in bloodshed, but in every case it is someone else's blood. This is why our thinkers feel free to say just about anything. - Albert Camus
There are just two directions in life, the one which is safe but boring, and the other which is delicate but exciting. Now ask yourself, which path will you go? - Joe Mari Fadrigalan
The communists may not have done very well in the end, but I can't help thinking of capitalism as merely the go-to religion of the greedy and selfish. - Pansy Schneider-Horst
Institutions are not pretty. Show me a pretty government. Healing is wonderful, but the American Medical Association? Learning is wonderful, but universities? The same is true for religion... religion is institutionalized spirituality. Mother Jones November/December 1997. - Huston Smith
For when the One Great Scorer comes To write against your name, He marks-not that you won or lost- But how you played the game. - Grantland Rice
But they told me a man should be faithful, and walk when not able, and fight till the end but I'm only Human. - Michael Jackson
It’s all right to tell a man to lift himself by his own bootstraps, but it is cruel jest to say to a bootless man that he ought to lift himself by his own bootstraps. - Martin Luther King Jr.
You can’t hurt me the way you think you can. But even if you could? I would rather die with the taste of you on my tongue than live and never touch you again. I’m in love with you, Mara. I love you. No matter what you do. - Michelle Hodkin
I know all those words, but that sentence makes no sense to me. - Matt Groening
Ah! Happy they whose hearts can breakAnd peace of pardon win!How else may man make straight his pathAnd cleanse his soul from sin?How else but through a broken heartMay the Lord Christ enter in? - Oscar Wilde
I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me. - Isaac Newton
Books are silent, but have the ability to scream. - Bert McCoy
A storm may bring its darkness, but you can bring your own sunshine. - Matshona Dhliwayo
To be Outstanding is to do the same thing others have done in a different way.But to STAND-OUT is to do what no one has ever done before.Being outstanding is good, but STANDING-OUT is better.So Dream, Explore, Discover, and Stand Out!!! - Olaotan Fawehinmi
Good night! Good night!Far flies the light;But still God's loveShall shine above,Making all bright,Good night! Good night! - Victor Hugo
It is easy to fall, but hard to rise. - Dann Moudry
A photograph is the pause button on life. - Various
Well, I can understand how you feel. You worked hard, studying for the spelling bee, and I suppose you feel you let everyone down, and you made a fool of yourself and everything. But did you notice something, Charlie Brown?" "What's that?""The world didn't come to an end. - Charles M. Schulz
we come for helping you but you said ថ្លង់ណាស់ អាគណបក្សនេះ មិនដឹងជាមករកអី។មើលមុខប្រជាពលរដ្ឋនៅម្ដុំនោះសមតាហ្មង សមនឹងបាត់ដី។ - Sothea Phann
Being in a relationship with some people is like pushing a boat through sand. I used to have the time and energy for that kind of nonsense, but not anymore. Relationships should be a wonderful journey of exploration and love; not grinding resistance. - Steve Maraboli
Writing is not about the voices in your head, but the voices that make the great leap to the page. - J.H. Glaze
I wish I could say that racism and prejudice were only distant memories. We must dissent from the indifference. We must dissent from the apathy. We must dissent from the fear, the hatred and the mistrust…We must dissent because America can do better, because America has no choice but to do better. - Thurgood Marshall
The Chinese use two brush strokes to write the word 'crisis.' One brush stroke stands for danger; the other for opportunity. In a crisis, be aware of the danger - but recognize the opportunity. - John F. Kennedy
I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving -- we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it -- but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
Not only must the most privileged feel they are brothers and sisters of the most destitute, but the most destitute must feel as well that something within them makes them equal to the greatest sages and geniuses. - Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov
We fought very hard for feminism, for women's rights. What I'm seeing today is a very opposite thing. I don't know why, but I see women being put back in the place. And I hate it. We're losing all we worked so hard for and it really bums me out. - Stevie Nicks
To live a lie may allow us to avoid the truth, but the real lie lays in believing that we can avoid the truth in the first place. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
All that you have been is but a small part, a very mere bit of the potential of your life. - Jennifer DeLucy
But how sane can the mind really be if it doesn't even know its own depth? - A.R.H
We do not learn by inference and deduction and the application of mathematics to philosophy, but by direct intercourse and sympathy. - Henry David Thoreau
i loved him, every inch of his being, but i realised one day; if loving him meant losing me, than loving him was not enough anymore. - Nikki Rowe
Technology has bridged the gap of distant communication,bringing friends and family closely together but no matter the number of ‘likes’, tweets, chats, comments, posts and shares, none can compare to a sincere smile, a kind kiss and a warm hug - Bernard Kelvin Clive
If the misery of our poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin. - Charles Darwin
Life is a most wonderful but wild dream. - Debasish Mridha
My Heart May Change Over Time (Boyhood->Manhood->Old) But The Love It Carries, Will Remain The Same.... - Muhammad Imran Hasan
The trouble with conservatives today is that most of their thinking is so naive. As for the liberals, their thinking is more sophisticated; but their function ought to be to provide new ideas, and they don't come up with any. - John F. Kennedy
Greatness never comes from having power, but it embraces you when you empower. - Debasish Mridha
If a man wants to get married to a woman, it's a human right.If a man wants to get married to a man, it's a human right. If a women wants to get married to a woman, it's a human right.You can take anything away, but not a human right. - Mekiah Johnson
Learning to be complex is easy, but learning to be simple is most difficult. - Debasish Mridha
We buy our way out of jail but we can't buy freedom, We buy a lot of clothes when we don't really need them, Things we buy to cover up what's inside. - Kanye West
Many people despise wealth, but few know how to give it away. - Francois de La Rochefoucauld
As to women, I agree that each has three or four souls, but none of them a reasoning one. - Henryk Sienkiewicz
Failing to win is not important, but failing to participate is. - Debasish Mridha
A good science fiction story should be able to predict not the automobile but the traffic jam. - Frederik Pohl
It feels good read but greater to write. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The city, however, does not tell its past, but contains it like the lines of a hand - Italo Calvino
A good relationship is with someone who knows all your insecurities and imperfections but still loves you for who you are - Anonymous
Life may be circular but its circumference keeps getting wider for us to grow. - Balroop Singh
Because the birdsong might be pretty,But it's not for you they sing,And if you think my winter is too cold,You don't deserve my spring. - Erin Hanson
Dear God, I am only what you made me and I appreciate everything that you gave me, but like, I don't want to do it any more, sort of lost sight of what I'm doing it for. - Nicki Minaj
Those who try to give us advice on matters of human rights do nothing but provoke an ironic smile among us. We will not permit anyone to interfere in our affairs.
A girl in a bikini is like having a loaded gun on your coffee table- There's nothing wrong with them, but it's hard to stop thinking about. - Garrison Keillor
Dragons were a problem sometimes, but they only came on Tuesdays, so you could work around them. - Mike Carey
Opportunity is present is wreckage as much as it is in that which is wonderful. It’s not so much how it comes to us, but what we do with it. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
All the answers i seek lie within me, but inner quietude is mandatory before those become loud and clear. - Pooja Ruprell
The artist takes in the world, but instead of being oppressed by it, he reworks it in his own personality and recreates it in the work of art. - Ernest Becker
You can put off your dreams, your desires, your careers, your farms. You can avoid your responsibilities, obligations, promises, and sovereign rights. But any person who wants to make music, and doesn't, is a goddamned fool. - Jenna Woginrich
In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable. - Dwight D. Eisenhower
The wind at the top of the mountain is always the strongest, but if you do not give up, the journey down will always be easier. - Liz Zombie
Overall, becoming a carbon-neutral country would involve changes in our behaviour, but these are modest compared with the changes that will be forced upon us if we do nothing. - Caroline Lucas
But they shall sit every man under his vine and under his fig tree. - Bible
I love the criminal, but not the crime they have committed. - Debasish Mridha
My religious beliefs teach me to feel as safe in battle as in bed. God has fixed the time of my death. I do not concern myself with that, but to be always ready whenever it may overtake me. That is the way all men should live, and all men would be equally brave. - Stonewall Jackson
I don’t know how much you have lost faith in people; but you can still find someone to trust. - M.F. Moonzajer
I don't like the darkness but I want to live in it, I don't want to have pains but I always have it, I want to live in good way, happy and very normal life but I just can't. Because it's not that thing which some one gave me and I didn't took from anybody or anything that's just my destiny. - Shayne Azad
I won the vote but shunned the soft parade[...]I won every battle and lost the war"(Geronimo) - Shannon McNally
Among those whom I like or admire, I can find no common denominator, but among those whom I love, I can: all of them make me laugh. - W. H. Auden
Water is fluid, soft and yielding. But water will wear away rock, which is rigid and cannot yield. As a rule, whatever is fluid, soft and yielding will overcome whatever is rigid and hard. This is another paradox: what is soft is strong. - Lao-Tzu
The couch and I were what I would describe as frenemies. I loved to hate it. It was too small for my frame. I had tried to tell my wife that fact when we bought it off of Craigslist, but she assured me that it went perfectly with our room decor and it was a good deal. - Anna M. Aquino
Don't look at the present storm, but look to the Son coming. - Anthony Liccione
I am deeply in love with you but you are so ethereal. I may not know how to touch your heart. - Debasish Mridha
But life doesn't turn out the way you expect. Ever. - Iris from What Comes After - Steve Watkins
I'd give you my heart, but you'd just give it back, so I'll give you my words instead. - N'Zuri Za Austin
Blessed are the people whose leaders can look destiny in the eye without flinching but also without attempting to play God - Henry Kissinger
A friend drops their plans when you're in trouble, shares joy in your accomplishments, feels sad when you're in pain. A friend encourages your dreams and offers advice--but when you don't follow it, they still respect and love you. - Doris Wild Helmering
Other things may change us, but we start and end with family. - Anthony Brandt
The worst tragedy of sin isn't that it produced bad behavior, but that it produced the idea that bad behavior is strong enough to deflect love. - D.R. Silva
In New York City, one suicide in ten is attributed to a lack of storage space.
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom - George S. Patton Jr.
I ask not for any crownBut that which all may win;Nor try to conquer any worldExcept the one within. - Louisa May Alcott
Helping a parent makes you their child, helping a sibling makes you a brother or a sister, helping a friend makes you a good friend, but helping a stranger; that is what makes you human - Evy Michaels
Speak well of the sun, but know that it can harm you;when enraged, it is pitiless. Speak well of the ocean, but know that it can injure you; when angry, it is merciless. Speak well of the wind, but know that it can wound you; when provoked, it is ruthless. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I would like to write my life story, but it seems to write itself. - T.D. Mulhern
Asthmatic spewer of filth gasps, but clean air does not sufficeTo fuel fires fueled by thoughts got rottenLest we all be forgotten thingsThat sit like dust upon the mantel of her mind - Neil Leckman
Be courageous, but humble,passionate, but simple,have beliefs, but be flexible. - Debasish Mridha
Anger always has a reason but love is always the answer. - Debasish Mridha
Loneliness is my worst enemy, but in the end he's usually my only real friend. - Dave Guerrero
If your heart is pure nothing or no one can stop what God has destined for you. They can but for a moment slow you down, but God will make a way. - Spirit Rain
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: "O Lord, make my enemies ridiculous." And God granted it. - Voltaire
He who has an opinion of his own, but depends on the opinion and tastes of others is a slave.
I know the strategy, I know the logic, I know the way but everything is on theory, but fuck me without action it's just a one peace which isn't assembled! - Deyth Banger
Oh, dead man, you're dead wrong, I tell him. The world goes on stupid and brutal, but I do not. Can't you see? I do not. - Jennifer Donelly
Art speaks to everyone but some people don't listen. - C Vallo
He felt about books as doctors feel about medicines, or managers about plays - cynical, but hopeful. - Dame Rose Macaulay
When one door of happiness closes, another one opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened to us. - Helen Keller
Our actions are reflections, not of who we are, but who we think we are. - Justin Young
I don't care if you love me or not, but I care that I love you without any thought. - Debasish Mridha
I never had to chase 7 women but always and whenever there was only one. - Kent Lamarc
I may not be able to help you as much as I want, but I promise I will help you as much as I can. - Debasish Mridha
There are some certain things in life we know it for sure but we need to hear it from others .. ! - Anonymous Young Girl
The truth isn't always beauty, but the hunger for it is. - Nadine Gordimer
Maybe we weren't at the Last Supper, but we're certainly going to be at the next one. - Bella Abzug
Every person has the choice to contribute to or drain from this world. - Leta B.
We are nothing but a few atoms arranged in an intricate organized way. - Debasish Mridha
Hmmm, good isn’t fun, but I’ll try, he whispers to me. ~ The Light Tamer - Devyn Dawson
Absent in body, but present in spirit. - Bible
I play the fiddle....I'm not much to listen to yet, but we got no mice in our house. - Annie Proulx
For it is probable that when people talk aloud, the selves (of which there may be more than two thousand) are conscious of disserverment, and are trying to communicate but when communication is established there is nothing more to be said. - Virginia Woolf
Sometimes it is one step at a time, and things don’t always work out the way we would like them to, but as you allow God to direct you He will bring you to a place of peace. - Anna Stevens
Whatever you choose to do with your time on earth, do it passionately, follow the voice of your soul and don't focus some much on being interested in life, but being the interesting one full of life. - Nikki Rowe
Life tells you many stories... but allows you to write your own.Its your job to make it good" - Victor Ghoshe
You can't make every wrong decision right but you can stop deciding to take another wrong action. - Jay Danzie
A safe but sometimes chilly way of recalling the past is to force open a crammed drawer. If you are searching for anything in particular you don't find it, but something falls out at the back that is often more interesting. - James M. Barrie
Water has no hands,but carries great ships.Air has no shoulders,but carries large planes.The Sun has no eyes,but finds its way around the universe. - Matshona Dhliwayo
the depth of a person's character is not measured by his or her physical strength, but by the depth of his or her nobility. - Frank E. Peretti
Opening to love will always involve risk,but a heart safe from pain is one also locked to joy. - John Mark Green
There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest. - Elie Wiesel
One should have expected some terrible enormities charged to those who are excluded from heaven, as the reason; but no,—they are condemned for not doing positive good, as if that included every possible harm. - Harriet Beecher Stowe
But what is Hope? Nothing but the paint on the face of Existence; the least touch of truth rubs it off, and then we see what a hollow-cheeked harlot we have got hold of. - George Gordon Byron
Have a religion but don't let religion have you! - Janina Lea Dela Peña
Time... is an essential requirement for effective research. An investigator may be given a palace to live in, a perfect laboratory to work in, he may be surrounded by all the conveniences money can provide; but if his time is taken from him he will remain sterile. - Walter Bradford Cannon
I knew that something profound was coming my way and I was just treading water, waiting for it. I didn't know what it was. I didn't know where it was. I didn't know if it was coming next year or next month. But I knew I was different from my friends in where I was going. - Diana Princess of Wales
Bad is so bad, that we cannot but think good an accident; good is so good, that we feel certain that evil could be explained. - G.K. Chesterton
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
In appearance, the worldly life looks attractive, but once you enter into it, you can never become free. - Dada Bhagwan
In his voice resonated the timbre of a man who thinks he has convinced himself of an idea, but masks his own doubt by laboring to persuade others. - Katherine Howe
Usually, we believe that our pain is a misfortune that needs to be fixed, but in fact, all pain (physical, mental, and emotional) is a necessary step towards becoming conscious. - Mada Eliza Dalian
If everything was perfect in your life won't it be a predictable one. Life is unpredictable chaotic and madness but that's what makes life interesting won't you agree? - Joyce Guo
The stars flash out of the dark and disappear, but not for people to see. We're just people. And we flash into life and disappear, but not for the stars to see. They're just stars.How strange, strange, strange. Being alive, feeling, thinking __ - Mary Stolz
You can be treated badly. But you do not have to be bitter. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The true wealth of a man is not what's in his pocket, but what's in his heart. - Unarine Ramaru
We all want to go there something awful, but to stand there takes some grace. - Rich Mullins
The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found. - Calvin Trillin
The suppression of uncomfortable ideasmay be common in religion and politics, but it is not the path to knowledge; it has no placein the endeavor of science. - Carl Sagan
If you explore beneath shyness or party chit-chat, you can sometimes turn a dull exchange into an intriguing one. I've found this to be particularly true in the case of professors or intellectuals, who are full of fascinating information, but need encouragement before they'll divulge it. - Joyce Carol Oates
Ah, what shall I be at fifty, should nature keep me alive, if I find the world so bitter when I am but twenty-five?
Let your thoughts, intentions, imaginations, and dreams fly under a clear blue sky with a spring breeze floating like a butterfly from flower to flower. See the beauty of mankind. Enjoy the nectar of life. It will shift your awareness to a higher consciousness. - Debasish Mridha
You are nothing but your desires, dreams, thoughts, and beliefs - Debasish Mridha
It is not enough to help the feeble up, but to support him after. - William Shakespeare
Faxian and Xuanzang might have been the first Chinese to travel to India, but sometimes it felt like I was the first. - Hong Mei
hide your feelings, hide you thoughts, hide your self from the world but dont hide you from you cause only you know where you stand & the world's knows nothing - Shujoy Chowdhury
Many may have stopped believing in you, but God hasn't. - Anita R. Sneed-Carter
Hell is so bloody thing, but with Lucifer from Lucifer series, hell is like comedy. - Deyth Banger
We can show what we hide but we can't hide what we show. - omer dar
Now domestication and sophistication of men by women are the norm and acceptable by society, but they are terrible for manhood. - Debasish Mridha
The best part of a writer's biography is not the record of his adventures but the story of his style. [Vogue, interview, 1969] - Vladimir Nabokov
Life is beautiful, but the world we live in is hideous. - Andrea L'Artiste
Love is the most melodious of all harmonies and the sentiment of love is innate. Woman is a delightful instrument of pleasure, but it is necessary to know its trembling strings, to study the position of them, the timid keyboard, the fingering so changeful and capricious which befits it. - Honoré de Balzac
Ultimately what I like about reading together is that we all make it happen together. Of course even amid shared experience we’re still alone… each reading of each book is unique. But what a comfort it is to share readings and experiences. How lucky we are when we get to be alone together. - John Green
Life doesn't change when you meet a guy and life doesn't fall apart when you break up with one. We are teaching young female readers the wrong things through books not only expressing this point, but also using these two concepts as turning plot points of novels. - Meghan Blistinsky
Redemption came as a wave of relief, but then it followed with a burden. - Building 429
Today I saw shooting Star was looking totally like me (broken), But nothing happen to the Moon, was exactly like you - Paul karan
Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn it into a fact. - Honore de Balzac
In science, 'fact' can only mean 'confirmed to such a degree that it would be perverse to withhold provisional assent.' I suppose that apples might start to rise tomorrow, but the possibility does not merit equal time in physics classrooms. - Stephen Jay Gould
There are many types of marriage relationships and all of them can work, but none is sadder than the one that doesn't represent peace in your heart. - Shannon L. Alder
We grown-up people think that we appreciate music, but if we realized the sense that an infant has brought with it of appreciating sound and rhythm, we would never boast of knowing music. The infant is music itself. - Hazrat Inayat Khan
You are part of God's plan and if you stop yourself because you don't think you are good enough, we lose your unique and needed contribution to the world. Your life was a gift, and what you do with it will be a gift to God. - Eileen Anglin
g*d wept, but that mattered little to an unbelieving age ... for there began to rise in America in 1876 a new capitalism & a new enslavement of labor" --w.e.b. dubois - Debois
I am not a ‘wise man,’ nor . . . shall I ever be. And so require not from me that I should be equal to the best, but that I should be better than the wicked. It is enough for me if every day I reduce the number of my vices, and blame my mistakes. - Seneca
A man's love for a woman is not defined by his availability in bed, but by every ingredient he adds to improve the taste of the relationship. - Michael Bassey Johnson
I don’t wish to be successful but I definitely wish to be successful in helping someone, sometime for something good. - Manasa Rao Saarloos
Success is not the final destination but the stepping stone for the next. - Debasish Mridha
God doesn't call us to mediocrity. He calls us to a greater standard that doesn't teach us to tear people down to reach him, but to lift others up. Be the type of person that when people walk away from you, they know who you represent! - Shannon L. Alder
... in practice the standard for what constitutes rape is set not at the level of women's experience of violation but just above the level of coercion acceptable to men. - Judith Lewis Herman
The heights by great men reached and kept were not attained by sudden flight, but they while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The principle must always rule that ideas are not born of other ideas, philosophies of other philosophies; they are a continually renewed of real historical development. The unity of history (what the idealists call unity of the spirit) is not a presupposition, but a continuously developing process. - Antonio Gramcsi
Fate is not in man but around him - Albert Camus
Be aware that how you feel has a direct impact on your thinking process. When we set standards for ourselves they seem objective, but standards and goal-setting are totally subjective and personal." From The Biology of Success. - Robert Arnot
Bring on the controversy. I write real life. It's harsh and sometimes gritty, but it's real. Why should we tip toe around that? - Shandy L. Kurth
In questions of power, let no more be heard of confidence in man, but bind him down from mischief by the chains of the constitution. - Thomas Jefferson
Success is not due to spontaneous combustion. You have to set yourself on fire. - Various attributed sources
Almost everybody today believes that nothing in economic history has ever moved as fast as, or had a greater impact than, the Information Revolution. But the Industrial Revolution moved at least as fast in the same time span, and had probably an equal impact if not a greater one. - Peter Drucker
But when there's no hope to be found anywhere, even the tiniest chance is worth taking. - Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner
What you love, you will love. What you undertake you will complete. You are a fulfiller of hope; you are to be relied on. But seventeen years give little armor against despair…Consider, Arren. To refuse death is to refuse life. - Ursula K. Le Guin
The truth is not distorted here, but rather a distortion is used to get at truth. - Flannery O'Connor
Happiness is like a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you. - Nathaniel Hawthorne
Now hollow fires burn out to black,And lights are fluttering low:Square your shoulders, lift your packAnd leave your friends and go.O never fear, lads, naught’s to dread,Look not left nor right: In all the endless road you treadThere’s nothing but the night. - A.E. Housman
My world is a million shattered pieces put together, glued by my tears, where each piece is nothing but a reflection of YOU. - Sanhita Baruah
Judge, criticize, object before you decide to believe something; but once you believe, you're but an idiot if you need to be scrupulous any more. - Raheel Farooq
I am an atheist, myself. A simple faith, but a great comfort to me, in these last days. - Lois McMaster Bujold
A person is known by his own action, but even better by the deeds of the people often hanging around him on the physical ground than merely with his sweet words or sound. - Anuj Somany
I know not if I was then a man dreaming I was a butterfly, or if I am now a butterfly dreaming I am a man. - Rene Descartes
The structure of language determines not only thought, but reality itself. - Noam Chomsky
A rose does not answer its enemies with words, but with beauty. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Im most likely to succeed at failing but the point is your succeeding. - Justise Bailey
Life will always have a different plan for you. If you don’t give up, you will eventually get to your destination. But towards the end of your life, you may look back and realize that it was never really about the destination; it was the journey that counted. - King Samuel Benson
Wisdom warns against desire, but there is power in wanting, power that can fuel the will and keep lit that precious torch, hope. - Eugene Utley
We emerge into the light not by denying our pain, but by walking through it. - Joan Borysenko
The higher you getthe more light you catchbut too much altitudelets you run out of air... ...because you might not belong there - Erik Tanghe
Claudius, you're luckier than you realize. Guard your appointment jealously. Don't let anyone usurp it.""What do you mean, girl?""I mean that people don't kill their butts. They are cruel to them, they frighten them, they rob them, but they don't kill them. - Robert Graves
Impact is never about knowing all the steps ahead, but about taking one intentional step after the other. - Bidemi Mark-Mordi
What can the England of 1940 have in common with the England of 1840? But then, what have you in common with the child of five whose photograph your mother keeps on the mantelpiece? Nothing, except that you happen to be the same person. - George Orwell
Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down. - Oprah Winfrey
Only the unknown frightens men. But once a man has faced the unknown, that terror becomes the known. - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Language is not an abstract construction of the learned, or of dictionary makers, but is something arising out of the work, needs, ties, joys, affections, tastes, of long generations of humanity, and has its bases broad and low, close to the ground.
I love and I hate. How can this be, you ask in vain. I know not, but I feel it to be so and am wracked with pain.
All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dream with open eyes, to make it possible. - T. E. Lawrence
Politics is not about divide the nation in the name of religion/cast but to defend the country & represent it in international forums. - Debasish Sinha
People want to know how I know so much. But trueth is .Inlife I have asked more questions than the answers I gave. Its good to ask when you dont know something. Than to assume you know to find you dont know anything. - De philosopher DJ Kyos
I can’t control who follows me, but I can control who I follow.[Social Media] - Germany Kent
His Nana's prayers were moving toward his mother like little butterflies of thoughts wrapped in the most beautiful colors. Each prayer looked like a mini-rainbow. - H. L. Balcomb
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit. - Aristotle
The attitude of the city on his action was of no importance to him, not because he was going to leave the city, but because any outside attitude on the situation seemed superficial. He was completely indifferent to popular opinion. - F. Scott Fitzgerald
Everyone will grow older, but few will grow wiser. - Syed Ahmad Fathi
Nothing but education defines the future of a person and the future of a nation. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
A portrait is not a likeness. The moment an emotion or fact is transformed into a photograph it is no longer a fact but an opinion. There is no such thing as inaccuracy in a photograph. All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth. - Richard Avedon
You must take these poems as mirrors; for you know that the mirror has no form of itself, but rather reflects the face of anyone who looks in it. Just so a poem has no one particular meaning of itself , but presents to each reader his state of the moment and the completeness of his case - Ayn al-Qazat Hamadani Persian Mystic
I always made people laugh until they cry.But I always cried when I miss you till I die. - Ak
Your body may not be, but the quintessence your being and entity is made-up of, is forever. - Fakeer Ishavardas
After I leave the earth my work is anyway going to belong to the world for centuries but till that time I want to work freely. - Amit Kalantri
Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey. - Pat Conroy
It may seem odd to say that the men who made the myths disliked the irrational and had a love for facts; but it is true, no matter how wildly fantastic some of the stories are... - Edith Hamilton
Melancholy is an escape not from reality, but unreality of the world. - Raheel Farooq
But, though all our knowledge begins with experience, it by no means follows that all arises out of experience. - Immanuel Kant
Hunting, works for conservation like slavery works for economic growth. A guaranteed but morally awful way to achieve a goal. - Peter Allison
The past is our definition. We may strive with good reason to escape it or to escape what is bad in it but we will escape it only by adding something better to it. - Wendell Berry
I have learned not to worry about love; but to honor its coming with all my heart. - Alice Walker
When it comes to taking chances, some people like to play poker or shoot dice; other people prefer to parachute jump, go rhino hunting, or climb ice floes, while still others engage in crime or marriage. But I like to get drunk and drive like a fool. - P. J. O'Rourke
History doesn’t start with a tall buildingand a card with your name written on it, but jokes do. I think someone is takingus for suckers and is playing a mean game. - Nathan Reese Maher
We’re always looking, but we never really see. - Milton Glaser
She might be a natural-born cynic, but she knew the right word when she heard it. - Kate DiCamillo
He realized without being aware of it that he had had the possibility to know her, before had he known her? but now that had changed. The possibility was gone. Now no one would know her unless she herself willed it. And there was nothing quite like the will he sensed in her now. - Amanda Coplin
I don't even butter my bread. I consider that cooking. - Katherine Cebrian
Sometimes, I feel discriminated against, but it does not make me angry. It merely astonishes me. How can any deny themselves the pleasure of my company? It’s beyond me. - Zora Neale Hurston
Peace does not mean an absence of violence or conflict, but it means how we respond to it, with violence or with love and understanding. Hate never can eradicate hate but love can do that. - Debasish Mridha
When I was a little boy, they called me a liar, but now that I am grown up, they call me a writer. - Isaac Bashevis Singer
There is freedom waiting for you,On the breezes of the sky,And you ask "What if I fall?"Oh but my darling,What if you fly? - Erin Hanson
The sketch hunter moves through life as he finds it, not passing negligently the things he loves, but stopping to know them, and to note them down in the shorthand of his sketchbook. - Robert Henri
Usually, terrible things that are done with the excuse that progress requires them are not really progress at all, but just terrible things. - Russell Baker
Those only are happy who have their minds fixed on some object other than their own happiness: on the happiness of others, on the improvement of mankind, even on some art or pursuit followed not as a means, but as itself an ideal end. Aiming at something else, they find happiness by the way. - John Stuart Mill
Some say the world will end in fire,Some say in ice.From what I've tasted of desire,I hold with those who favor fire. But if it had to perish twiceI think I know enough of hateTo say that for destruction iceIs also greatAnd would suffice. - Robert Frost
You only need one man to love you. But him to love you free like a wildfire, crazy like the moon, always like tomorrow, sudden like an inhale and overcoming like the tides. Only one man and all of this. - C. JoyBell C.
But to go to school in a summer morn,O! It drives all joy away;Under a cruel eye outworn,The little ones spend the dayIn sighing and dismay. - William Blake
If we are serious about climbing to higher ground, we will be found in church every Sunday—attending all of our meetings, partaking of the sacrament, participating in Sunday School, and contributing to the spirit found in Relief Society, Primary, and priesthood meetings. - Robert L. Millet
A man should never be ashamed to own that he has been in the wrong, which is but saying in other words that he is wiser today than he was yesterday. - Alexander Pope
At the end of your lives you will not be judged by academic successes, the degrees or diplomas earned, the positions held, the material wealth acquired, or power and prestige, but rather on the basis of what you have become as persons and what you are in conduct and character. - Howard W. Hunter
Kesuksesan ada karena sebuah perjuangan yang besar. Dengan begitu kau butuh pengorbanan yang besar pula. - Ferly Arvidia
Howard Hughes was able to afford the luxury of madness, like a man who not only thinks he is Napoleon but hires an army to prove it. - Ted Morgan
You can sleep in a forest and have a nice dream. But when you wake up, you will have a much better dream: The Magnificent Reality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
My biggest question was how to get rid of desire while going after your dreams? Dreams are desire in some way, shape or form. My answer is go after your dreams but don't get lost in your actions by staying present as often as possible. - Matthew Donnelly
I may not believe in magic, but I know words have the magical power to change a person or a life in a second. - Debasish Mridha
They scooped out our insides, Saul. We're not responsible for that. We're not responsible for what happened to us. None of us are. Fred said. But our healing--that's up to us. That's what saved me. Knowing it was my game. - Richard Wagamese
she might have been pretty when she started out, but the world had moved on since then. - Stephen King
The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is. - Winston S. Churchill
We all need our heroes, not just in time of chaos but also in the time of peace. - Paul Bamikole
Achieving success is a challenge but so is struggling so you may as well choose success. - Rob Liano
Think not disdainfully of death, but look on it with favor; for even death is one of the things that Nature wills. - Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
A good character not only sees but also says always all good things about a right person to the enormous people, and notably even speaks often about all wrong things of the bad people to a righteous person. - Anuj Somany
People will try to break you, hate you, ignore youBut if you accept them with love, nothing will touch you. - Debasish Mridha
One day my grandson said to me, grandpa were you a hero in the war? And i said to him no I'm not a hero, but I have served in a company full of them. - Dick Winters
Strength is not determined by the looks but through action. - Gugu Mona
Pain in life is forever, But happiness is for few moment.It's reality. - Ayatullah Sadik
Last time I saw you, I said that it hurt too much to love you. But I was wrong about that. The truth is it hurts too much not to love you. - P.C. Cast
There will always be a part, and always a very large part of every community, that have no care but for themselves, and whose care for themselves reaches little further than impatience of immediate pain, and eagerness for the nearest good. - Samuel Johnson
Troubles are not always terrible, but they are a gentle reminder to grow. - Debasish Mridha
He's the reason I am strong but he is also my biggest weakness. - Nikki Rowe
A butler supplies food to nourish your body, but a writer nourishes your mind through writing. - Debasish Mridha
cease to regard the canvas as a surface on which to paint a picture, but instead as a surface on which to record an event - Harold Rosenberg
That one person you are is you...its hurts but try love maybe it will get you through - Sabrina Salas
my best may not be the best but that is the best. The more I try to give out my best to people, the more they try to out there worse but the is the best for Jesus Christ faced the worst - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
You have a valid complaint, and I do recognize it ... but you are reading into things a little bit. Just the same, I will do my best to make horrible things happen to a bunch of white people before something else so graphic hits a minority character. - Robert Kirkman
The businessman is only tolerable so long as his gains can be held to bear some relation to what, roughly and in some sense, his activities have contributed to society. - John Maynard Keynes
When people are talking about soul and other stuff and how other people communicate - it's not scary it's something normal???...Okay then but why you are afraid of horror films with paranormal stuff?? Why??? - Deyth Banger
Moral stories are always imaginary , but these stories induce real moral values in a human society . - Usama Gondal
What you keep by you, you may change and mend but words, once spoken, can never be recalled.
Life has been dark but full of light; sad, but full of joy; disappointing, but full of hope; needy but full of plenty, sick but full of health. - Reverend Ada Slaton Bonds, Cumberland Presbyterian
Dreaming isn't bad for you but not doing anything to craft your dream is. - Mohith Agadi
A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold. - Ogden Nash
The final hour when we cease to exist does not itself bring death; it merely of itself completes the death-process. We reach death at that moment, but we have been a long time on the way. - Seneca
Hatred of enemies is easier and more intense than love of friends. But from men who are more anxious to injure opponents than to benefit the world at large no great good is to be expected.
Never tell an unnecessary lie; the truth has great authority. The cleverest murders have been caught, not because they told the one essential lie, but because they continued to lie about unimportant detail when the truth could have done them no harm. - P.D. James
The reason we have such a difficult time losing weight permanently is not because we are making bad choices, but because we are not stopping our automatic subconscious programmed behaviors in their tracks. - Elaine Moran
War never can bring peace but a caring heart with love can do that. - Debasish Mridha
The greatest challenge of parenting is in the inner work it requires: the strength and confidence in believing that we are not in control of, but the answer for our children. - Kelly Bartlett
The greatest thing a human soul ever does in this world is to see something and tell what it saw in a plain way. Hundreds of people can talk for one who can think, but thousands can think for one who can see. To see clearly is poetry, prophecy and religion, all in one. - John Ruskin
A woman can forgive a man for the harm he does her...but she can never forgive him for the sacrifices he makes on her account. - W. Somerset Maugham
When I feed the poor, they call me a saint, but when I ask why the poor are hungry, they call me a communist. Dom Helder Camara one of the great prophets of Christian "Liberation theology". - Dom Helder Camara Archbishop of Recife in Brazil
Surround yourself with as many highly qualified people as possible in the various areas of specialty who are passionate not only about business but more importantly about life and who support you in the pursuit of your passion and purpose. - Donald Pillai
The great delusion of modernity, is that the laws of nature explain the universe for us. The laws of nature describe the universe, they describe the regularities. But they explain nothing. - Ludwig Wittgenstein
A preoccupation with the future not only prevents us from seeing the present as it is but often prompts us to rearrange the past. - Eric Hoffer
I may not give you as much love as you want, but I will give you as much as I have. - Debasish Mridha
To the world you may be one person but to one person you may be the world. - Bill Wilson
There's an old saying about those who forget history. I don't remember it, but it's good. - Stephen Colbert
...desire cracks open the gates. If you're ready it will take you through. But nothing lasts forever, time is the destroyer, the wheel turns again and again, watch out it will take you through.
No wonder Americans hate politics when, year in and year out, they hear politicians make promises that won't come true because they don't even mean them - campaign fantasies that win elections but don't get nations moving again. - Bill Clinton
Habit is habit, and not to be flung out the window by man, but coaxed downstairs, a step at a time. - Mark Twain
What is a man but another man's memory - Addison Killebrew
In the beginning, there was nothing. And God said, 'Let there be Light.' And there was still nothing. But, you could see it.
Age never matters when there is a will to learn more will to learn better.!!Always remember, every success story begins with a START.!!Anyone can desire but there are few who DESERVE.!!Anyone can desire, be the one who DESERVE.!! - Harsh Malik
Words are fossilized butterfly wings,pretty to look at sometimes,but only good for Museums.I want to miserably burn down the Museums. - Jeremiah Walton
I read anything that’s going to be interesting. But you don’t know what it is until you’ve read it. Somewhere in a book on the history of false teeth there’ll be the making of a novel. - Terry Pratchett
Your most important task is not to achieve a goal but it is to improve yourself every day. - Debasish Mridha
Your heart plays a song like a broken music box, but nothing ever sounded quite so beautiful to me. Together, in the dance of wounded-wing swans we’ll rise above the ruins, melting into the golden light. - John Mark Green
Love is priceless,but the righteous give it for free.Hate is cheap,but the wicked purchase it at high prices. - Matshona Dhliwayo
God never said that we wouldn’t have unfair situations, that we wouldn’t experience loss. But He promised if we would stay in faith, He would restore everything that was stolen. - Joel Osteen
Most people have sense but not common sense. - Debasish Mridha
Torah is not merely a collection of prohibitions, rigid strictures and boring observances. Rather, it is a narrative of the blessings and promises of God initially offered to one person and family, but through which the whole world will ultimately be blessed. - Walter C. Kaiser Jr.
I tried to abandon my tenacity, but I just couldn't let it go. - Tim Fargo
Predictability is not how things will go, but how they can go. - Raheel Farooq
You cannot teach creativity—how to become a good writer. But you can help a young writer discover within himself what kind of writer he would like to be. - Mario Vargas Llosa
To win,you must have both talent an desire- but desire first. - Sam Snead
All governments suffer a recurring problem: Power attracts pathological personalities. It is not that power corrupts but that it is magnetic to the corruptable. Such people have a tendency to become drunk on violence, a condition to which they are quickly addicted. - Frank Herbert
No one here to count your Qualities, but everyone is good enough to point out your Mistakes. - Shashank Rayal
Life gets in the way of Creativity, but it's up to us not to let it interfere more than necessary. - Gabbo De La Parra
I never lecture, not because I am shy or a bad speaker, but simply because I detest the sort of people who go to lectures and don't want to meet them. - H. L. Mencken
Believe not in the reality, but believe in the possibility. - Debasish Mridha
Most of the time we think we are thinking; but actually we are wrestling between fundamental crisis of two things: consciousness and conditioning. - Aditya Ajmera
Knowing is important, but understanding is everything. - Debasish Mridha
Goal-oriented actions bring success but actions with love and kindness bring happiness. - Debasish Mridha
When good men die their goodness does not perish,But lives though they are gone. As for the bad,All that was theirs dies and is buried with them. - Euripides
The mind is the treasury for knowledge, but the heart is the treasury for love and kindness. - Debasish Mridha
Perfection is death,' Anastasia said. 'The world is imperfect, but if it weren't, who would love it? - Michael Swanwick
How much living have you done?From it the patterns that you weaveAre imaged:Your own life is your totem pole,Your yard of cloth,Your living.How much loving have you done?How full and free your giving?For living is but lovingAnd loving only giving. - Georgia Douglas Johnson
It's easy to make me laugh, you can make me laugh, anyone can make me laugh, but that certainly does not mean you can make me do anything. - C. JoyBell C.
Chemistry is great, but eventually your relationship moves out of the laboratory. - Tim Fargo
Magic is not what magicians can do, but what they can't do. - Marty Rubin
So of course time is necessary. But nevertheless damn painful, for it transforms all the pieces of your life - joy and sorrow, youth and age, love and hate, terror and bliss - from fire into smoke rising up the air and dissipating on a breeze. - Charles Frazier
We may be born equal but we do not prepare equally... - Garrett McCoy
Wild animals are only wild to save their existence...for their survival; but human animals are wild to do harm to their own species - Munia Khan
No one can be right all the time, but it helps to be right most of the time. - Robert Half
She didn't want to have anything to do with the party. She was tired of feeling like she didn't fit in, but she didn't want to go home, either, because she was a tired of being lonely and she was a little drunk. - Candace Bushnell
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new. - Henry David Thoreau
Though boys throw stones at frogs in sport, the frogs do not die in sport, but in earnest. - Bion
An intelligent person has knowledge, but a wise person has experience with humility. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
Start telling the stories that only you can tell, because there’ll always be better writers than you and there’ll always be smarter writers than you. There will always be people who are much better at doing this or doing that but you are the only you. - Neil Gaiman
Despite the restrictions, we are safe within (the Box). But and here is the problem once we identify something more, that awareness irrevocably changes our perceptions of the Box. - Heidi Reagan
for sometime now I have believed that it is our own force, all our own force that is still too great for us. It is true that we do not know it; but is it not just that which is most our own of which we know the least? - Rainer Maria Rilke
The way to success is long..But beautiful at the same time. - Petros Philippou
I'm not perfect and I will not be one day.But I'm a human with mistakes and I do reconcilie with my mistakes - Mohammed Sekouty
You may regret your silence once, but you will regret your words often.
we all love people in our life. way of expressing it may change but the intensity never fluctuates. there are comparisons and fights in any relation because of the same reason of their existence. - Auliq Ice
In the industry, trying out new genres is not always encouraged but what I've discovered is that as a writer, a jaunt outside my comfort zone generally brings new skills to the main body of my work. - Sara Sheridan
There are many aspects to success; material wealth is only one component. ...But success also includes good health, energy and enthusiasm for life, fulfilling relationships, creative freedom, emotional and psychological stability, a sense of well-being, and peace of mind. - Deepak Chopra
I mourn the loss of thousands of precious lives, but I will not rejoice in the death of one, not even the enemy - Jessica Dovey
You know you may feel very sad like a child whose toy is broken; but then you know sun rises, life continues and you start laughing again! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Outside it was dark, but not as dark as it was inside of me. - Anna N.
It feels good to read book. But it is grander to write book. - Lailah Gifty Akita
A writer need not devour a whole sheep in order to know what mutton tastes like, but he must at least eat a chop. Unless he gets his facts right, his imagination will lead him into all kinds of nonsense, and the facts he is most likely to get right are the facts of his own experience. - W. Somerset Maugham
Thought we explained, but it does matter how that is understood. Is to say - you are not done until you done! - Praveen Chenna
No man but a blockhead ever wrote except for money. - Samuel Johnson
If future frightens you, Let me tell you, neither it is sure - nor it is relevant. But for sure, you are wasting your present which is certain! Live Life Day @ Time - Praveen Chenna
Freedom is nothing else but a chance to be better. - Albert Camus
I measure my friends not by being there with me when everything is going well, but embracing me when I'm criticized and when I endure tough times. - Terraine Francois
I think how hope may be the thing that pulls you forward, may be the thing that keeps you going, but that it's dangerous, too, that it's painful and risky, that it's making a dare into the world and when has the world ever let us win a dare? - Patrick Ness
Man is not born to solve the problem of the universe, but to find out what he has to do; and to restrain himself within the limits of his comprehension. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
There are many men but rare fathers - Bernard Kelvin Clive
A human being who trades away individuality for conformity is nothing but a slave. - Auliq Ice
I know a lot of writers, and everyone works differently, but this is something that we truly have in common across all genres - the fiction has to be real inside your head. - Sara Sheridan
He was on her mind but she doesn't let anyone stay for too long. - Donna Lynn Hope
but for my own part, if a book is well written, I always find it too short. - Jane Austen
The moment when you realize no one understands, no one ever did, no one ever will.You were alone, you always will be.But may be, just may be, someone will look up to you someday. And when they do, remember to hide those tearful eyes, to smile and to say - "look, life's so good. - Sanhita Baruah
Without failing at one thing, there won't be an opportunity to try again, learn and grow. Life isn't static but dynamic. Learn to embrace whatever situation you may face and strive to overcome. Believe in yourself, knowing your best is yet to come. - Kemi Sogunle
Yet I am not writing with ordinary ink, but with red blood that dripsfrom my heart. All its wounds long scarred over have opened and itthrobs and hurts, and now and then a tear falls on the paper. - Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
Hey, GreenHollyWood the mistake was mine that I added you as a friend... I thought that you are my friend... but your irony doesn't end. - Deyth Banger
Religions are born and may die, but superstition in immortal.
Love does not only need a taste, but it also needs a present. - Stebby Julionatan
No human mind can fully grasp the gift of Christ’s atonement, the vastness and inclusiveness of the act—but in the end, it comes down to just you and Jesus. You’ve come, and He’s met you with open arms—and now it’s just between the two of you. - Toni Sorenson
To win, depend on your thoughts and actions but not on circumstances. - Debasish Mridha
‎I was satisfied with haiku until I met you, jar of octopus, cuckoo's cry, 5-7-5, but now I want a russian novel, a 50-page description of you sleeping, another 75 of what you think staring at your window. - Dean Young
Reading brings power to the mind and power brings freedom to the mind. Though you ought to read, read what is noble and worthy of not just your time, but your lifetime! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
I'm not perfect,I won't be. But I'm a human with mistakes and I'm coexisting with my mistakes - Mohammed Sekouty
I used to arch my back for boys who couldn’t even remember the color of my bedsheets.But you, however, made me turnover the arch on my mouth. - Sade Andria Zabala
If I make a record I love, then somebody will like it. Maybe not everybody, but that won't matter. - Norah Jones
One of the benchmarks of great communicators is their ability to listen not just to what's being said, but to what's not being said as well. They listen between the lines. - Laurie Buchanan, PhD
But one immediate thing can be done right now, and that is: lower the temperature. Any way you can, and everybody. Just lower it. - Peggy Noonan
When men allow other people to ridicule, laugh and jeer at the truth, that cannot but bring sorrow to the heart of God - Sunday Adelaja
You can strike out at people ,Strike off your business but you can not STRIKE down someones dreams because you can not achieve yours~bns - Bluenscottish
When love is new, it's brighter than the sun and 30 times as great as the force of the atomic bomb dropped and felt from your heart, but to some people it will slowly fade but to me it will always be the same. - Auliq Ice
That Love is Supreme which is above all the attributes of a Person. - Rajasaraswathii
Yeah, I write Urban Fantasy, but its more like Die Hard or Indiana Jones with Fairies, Mummies and a Vampire who uses guns more than his teeth. - Kevin James Breaux
You hate someone whom you really wish to love, but whom you cannot love. Perhaps he himself prevents you. That is a disguised form of love. - Sri Chinmoy
Fear is destructive and defeating, but faith is constructive and creative. - Seth Adam Smith
No matter how dire a situation may be, I can always find the humor in it somewhere. If I was ever in a horror movie I would be the goofy one who doesn't seem to know quite what's going on but survives to the end with witty one-liners. - A.J. Rose
There is no doubt that I have lots of words inside me; but at moments, like rush-hour traffic at the mouth of a tunnel, they jam. - John Updike
Meaning grows in the mind, but the shape and form of the act remains. - Ralph Ellison
I have made a lot of mistakes falling in love, and regrettedmost of them, but never the potatoes that went with them. - Nora Ephron
They tell us the greatest love story is how water fell in love with fire. Or how satan fell in love with God. But the greatest love story to me is how I didn’t notice myself falling, when I fell in love with you - Kamand Kojouri
I think some aspects of writing can be taught. Obviously, you can't teach vision or talent. But you can help with comfort. - Toni Morrison
Be jealous of fellow men, but of those men who are pious - your fellow men who are honest, sincere and loyal with their friends, family and teachings of their Creator. See everyone as equal and wish no harm on anyone - who are we to judge each other when we are being judged by our Creator. - Mizan Chaudhury
You are not permitted to kill a woman who has wronged you, but nothing forbids you to reflect that she is growing older every minute. - Ambrose Bierce
People who excuse their faults and claim they didn't deserved to be punished - there are lots of them. But those who don't excuse their faults and admit they didn't deserve to be spared - they are few. - Zhuangzi
If you are happy, you can give happiness. If you don't love yourself and if you are unhappy with yourself, you can't give anything else but that. - Gisele Bundchen
Don't quit. It's very easy to quit during the first 10 years. Nobody cares whether you write or not, and it's very hard to write when nobody cares one way or the other. You can't get fired if you don't write, and most of the time you don't get rewarded if you do. But don't quit. - Andre Dubus
An arrow may fly through the air and leave no trace; but an ill thought leaves a trail like a serpent.
The great Japanese film director Akira Kurosawa said that to be an artist means never to avert your eyes. And that's the hardest thing, because we want to flinch. The artist must go into the white hot center of himself, and our impulse when we get there is to look away and avert our eyes. - Robert Olen Butler
Just like me. Just like so many others. Tragedies may change who we are, may alter the paths we take, sometimes drastically. But we can still continue on, continue living for tomorrow. Tomorrow is always worth fighting for." Mach Derune, A Time for Revenge, The End of Old Ways series - A.W.Chrystalis
I was a late bloomer. But anyone who blooms at all, ever, is very lucky. - Sharon Olds
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow. - Woodrow Wilson
Immortals are constrained by ancient rules. But a hero can go anywhere, challenge anyone, as long as he has the nerve.-Chiron - Rick Riordan
once I gave up the hunt for villains, I had little recourse but to take responsibility for my choices ...Needless to say, this is far less satisfying that nailing villains. It also turned out to be more healing in the end. - Barbara Brown Taylor
Time moved for you not in quotidian beats, but in the slow rhythm the ages keep - Aldous Huxley
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point. - C. S. Lewis
Meeting the other person half way is great, but the profit starts just beyond this point. - R.A.Delmonico
...One of the reasons so many women say "I'm not a feminist but..." (and then put forward a feminist position), is that in addition to being stereotyped as man-hating Amazons, feminists have also been cast as antifamily and antimotherhood. - Susan J. Douglas
Culture makes people understand each other better. And if they understand each other better in their soul, it is easier to overcome the economic and political barriers. But first they have to understand that their neighbour is, in the end, just like them, with the same problems, the same questions. - Paulo Coelho
Listen or reading success stories give You motivation, but the failure stories gives us the Lesson to Improve ourselves to do it Better. - Jan Jansen Easy Branches
Love is not blind, it sees more not less; But because it sees more it chooses to see less. - Unknown
To all those watching tonight from beyond our shores, from parliaments and palaces, to those who are huddled around radios in the forgotten corners of the world, our stories are singular, but our destiny is shared, and a new dawn of American leadership is at hand. - Barack Obama
To be inspired is great, but to inspire is an honor. - Stacey T. Hunt
The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work. - Émile Zola
He has 'le coeur comme un artichaud'. Eddy fumbled for her high school French. 'A heart like an artichoke?' 'Oui. He has a leaf for everyone, but makes a meal for no one. - Poppy Z. Brite
Before my diagnosis.I used to be a collection of other people.An Actress,Now I'm finding out who I actually am.It's been a journey, but I have made it. - Tina J. Richardson
People speak sometimes about the "bestial" cruelty of man, but that is terribly unjust and offensive to beasts, no animal could ever be so cruel as a man, so artfully, so artistically cruel. - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Life would be tolerable but for its amusements. - George Bernard Shaw
She did not want to talk of her sorrow, but with that sorrow in her heart she could not talk of outside matters. - Leo Tolstoy
The great tragedy of life is not that men perish, but that they cease to love. - W. Somerset Maugham
Your soul may be trampled in times of troubles. But if your spirit is strong, you will survive. - Lailah Gifty Akita
We were sent to Afghanistan to carry out hugely dangerous missions. But we were also told that we could not shoot that camel drover before he blew up all of us, because he might be an unarmed civilian just taking his dynamite for a walk. - Marcus Luttrell
What you do matters but not much. What you are matters tremendously. - Catherine de Hueck Doherty
The knowledge of God that a person has, influences not only his own life, but also the lives of his children. - Sunday Adelaja
Words matter, but what matters more than words is forgiveness and compassion. - Shannon L. Alder
There was a long hard time when I kept far from me, the remembrance of what I had thrown away when I was quite ignorant of its worth. But, since my duty has not been incompatible with the admission of that remembrance, I have given it a place in my heart. - Charles Dickens
You are going to let the fear of poverty govern your life and your reward will be that you will eat, but you will not live. - George Bernard Shaw
Conscience in most men, is but the anticipation of the opinions of others.
I've known how to control my anger, but that doesn't mean I don't feel it. Page 190 - Sonia Sotomayor Goodreads is over capacity. You can never have too many books but Goodreads can some
The ends you serve that are selfish will take you no further than yourself but the ends you serve that are for all, in common, will take you into eternity. - Marcus Garvey
Magicians made magic but critics made it tricks. - Amit Kalantri
The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, but wiser people so full of doubts. - Bertrand Russell
Failure comes into our lives not to fail us, but it comes to make us wiser and stronger through the lessons of life. - Debasish Mridha
A girl can wait for the right man to come along but in the meantime that doesn't mean she can't have a wonderful time with all the wrong ones - Cher
High hopes were once formed of democracy; but democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people. - Oscar Wilde
We are all searching for love, some at the bottom of a bottle, some at the casino, some in the eyes of a new lover. The more we search outside ourselves, we more desperate we become. We suffer not because love's unavailable, but because we are not looking in the right place. - Vironika Tugaleva
A saw by itself holds no value, but when coupled with your labor can clear forests. - Chris Matakas
Acknowledgement of the prevalence and impact of trauma challenges psychological theories that localize dysfunction within the individual while ignoring the contribution of social forces on adjustment (Brett, 1996; Ross, 2000). - Rachel E. Goldsmith
Goblin tea resembles a nice cup of Earl Grey in much the same way that a catfish resembles the common tabby. They share a name, but one is a nice thing to curl up with on a rainy afternoon, and the other is found in the muck at the bottom of polluted rivers and has bits of debris sticking to it. - T. Kingfisher
It is the afternoon of my birthday, but still the morning of my life. - Simon Van Booy
The time when freedom is no longer held in the highest regard is not during times of want or suffering, but during the era of civility, pleasure, and wealth. - Eric J. Martindale
No amount of worrying can change the future. Go easy on yourself, for the outcome of all affairs is determined by God's decree. If something is meant to go elsewhere, it will never come your way, but if it is yours by destiny, from you it cannot flee. - Umar ibn Al-Khattab
Every parent is an artist, but not every artist is apparent. - Eric Micha'el Leventhal
There are several good protections against temptations, but the surest is cowardice. - Mark Twain
You can absolutely do anything if you have the belief and the desire. You're going to have setbacks, but it's important to get back up and keep going. It's a journey.
Pilihlah, manusia yang bebas atau mengakui Tuhan sebagai sumber nilai. Bila dipilih yang terakhir manusia tersebut tidak bebas, mutlak. - Jean-Paul Sartre
Purpose is but the slave to memory, of violent birth, but poor validity. - William Shakespeare
School made us 'literate' but did not teach us to read for pleasure. - Ambeth R. Ocampo
Ideas pull the trigger, but instinct loads the gun. - Don Marquis
It just happens that a lot of us have been through too much that is even too less than our age..and what happens is we cannot but remember it and all we think about is how to make now and after better than before. - Temitayo A
Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all - the apathy of human beings. - Helen Keller
It may be that our role on this planet is not to worship God--but to create him. - Arthur C. Clarke
You can't win at everything, but you can laugh at everything.
Life is but a play and we are merely the characters of our own scene. - kamar brown
Flowers carry not only beauty but also the silent song of love. You just have to feel it. - Debasish Mridha
We're all made of stories. When they finally put us underground, the stories are what will go on. Not forever, perhaps, but for a time. It's a kind of immortality, I suppose, bounded by limits, it's true, but then so's everything. - Charles de Lint
Any fool can write a book and most of them are doing it; but it takes brains to build a house. - Charles F. Lummis
The poor are not a problem but rather an opportunity to show unconditional love. - Dillon Burroughs
Choose to see the 'good' in a person rather than pondering over the 'bad' ;human beings are but fallible.... - Henrietta Newton Martin
One good wish changes nothing. But one good decision changes everything. Your power to choose, to make a good decision, spells the difference between wishing and making real life changes. - Steve Goodier
But let no person say what they would or would not do, since we are not judges for ourselves until circumstances call us to act. - Abigail Adams
I wiggle my shoulders, I shake my legs, I walk up and down the stage, I hop around on one foot. But I never bump and grind. Why, that's vulgar. I'd never do anything vulgar before an audience. My mother would never allow it. - Elvis Presley
If we can feel that it is not our voice, not our fingers, but some reality deep inside our heart which is expressing itself, then we will know that it is the soul’s music. - Sri Chinmoy
It requires no special talent to be a shadow; but to be a light, you need to be burning inwardly! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Don't just relish art, but also appreciate it. - Steven Chopade
They judged me like they would judge themselves and that's what they could never understand, we are all human but we are not the same. - Nikki Rowe
Millions say the apple fell but Newton was the only one to ask why. - Bernard M. Baruch
Brilliance some are born with it, but others create it over time. It lightens the foulest of hearts and pierces the darkest of nights to lead us on the right path of our future destinies. - Imania Margria
Understand that friends come and go. But a precious few, who should hold on. - Baz Luhrmann
I can replace things, but I could never replace my wife and kids. - Pablo Escobar
You can never know a lot but you can always do a lot. - Filios Sazeides
I don't wish to be everything to everyone, but I would like to be something to someone.
There are 10^11 stars in the galaxy. That used to be a huge number. But it's only a hundred billion. It's less than the national deficit! We used to call them astronomical numbers. Now we should call them economical numbers. - Richard Feynman
People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beuty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
A country is poor not because they have no wealth but because they have no good ideas. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
My wife and I tried to breakfast together, but we had to stop or our marriage would have been wrecked. - Winston S. Churchill
I have wept in the nightAt my shortness of sightThat to others' needs made me blind,But I never have yetHad a twinge of regretFor being a little too kind. - C.R. Gibson
One could not be a successful scientist without realizing that, in contrast to the popular conception supported by newspapers and mothers of scientists, a goodly number of scientists are not only narrow-minded and dull, but also just stupid.
Success is relative, but happiness is absolute. - Eraldo Banovac
Keeping the door that leads to your heart ajar is destructive as univited guests would move in and trample on your feelings, leaving you in great pains, but closing it always is a sure way to spot out the destructive and innovative guests. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Many of us saw religion as harmless nonsense. Beliefs might lack all supporting evidence but, we thought, if people needed a crutch for consolation, where's the harm? September 11th changed all that. - Richard Dawkins
my best may not be the best but that is the best.The more I give out my best to people, the more they give out their worse but that is the best for Jesus Christ faced the worst. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Scripture is our norming norm and tradition is our normed norm and that in a doctrinal controversy Scripture alone has absolute veto power while The Great Tradition (orthodox doctrine) has a vote but not a veto. - Roger E. Olson
Democracy: stored up in heaven; but unhappily has not yet been communicated to us. - Bernard Crick
Some may say I did not write well...but no one can say I did not write...that is all that matters. One must attempt the things they desire and in the attempt, master their fear of failure for the only definitive failure is to never try. - Shelley K. Wall
If I may paraphrase 's well-known aphorism, I would say that 'books are the money of Literature, but only the counters of Science. Thomas Henry Huxley - Hobbes
The body may be sick. But the spirit is strong. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Respect is more valuable then the amount of times guys flirt with you.It's better to have one trustworthy real man then any amount of boys interested in you. The "cool" guys may not notice or date you but the right one will marry you. - Rachel Hamilton
You're sad but you hold everything back... - Donna Lynn Hope
Yes, the house must be inhabited, and we will see by whom; for imagination is a licensed trespasser: it has no fear of dogs, but may climb over walls and peep in at windows with impunity. - George Eliot
When love is Inside You, that mean you are inside the love.Everything is outside but you can fell that inside - Yaganesh Derasari
Earl: Augh! They're trying to take the wolf off the endangered list .Mooch: I know. But did you hear what they're putting back on the endangered list? Earl: What?Mooch: Empathy and compassion. - Patrick McDonnell
Usually, we hate the noise but sometimes we feel empty without that noise! - Nikhil Karke
I had every reason to quit, but you were the reason I wanted it all again. - Karen A. Baquiran
If you are willing to do only what’s easy, life will be hard. But if you are willing to do what’s hard, life will be easy. - T. Harv Eker
Anyone can write but not everyone can crystallize that perfect moment which can make a heart skip a beat and dig deep into one's soul." - Elizabeth Esguerra Castillo' s Quotes - Elizabeth E. Castillo
Most times, my mind is just an ongoing, present-tense, first-person monologue. It's like I'm writing a novel, constantly, but only in my brain. - Andrew Shaffer
God is not a cosmic bellboy for whom we can press a button to get things done. - Harry Emerson F.
She is a rare soul, she has this infectious energy that makes you want to run next to her, she belonged to no one but herself & to anyone that was yet understand themselves, found the missing pieces in her presence. - Nikki Rowe
I'm a little bit naked, but that's okay. - Lady Gaga
Distance and time might keep people apart, but the heart and mind will always stay connected by memories, miracles and the power of two unlikely souls that were destined to meet. - Shannon L. Alder
In my more rebellious days I tried to doubt the existence of the sacred, but the universe kept dancing and life kept writing poetry across my life. (Beyond Religion, p. 81) - David N. Elkins
God doesn't want meerly action but hearts driving action. - Matt Chandler
Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction. - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
I do have faith in humanity but I don’t have faith in humans. - M.F. Moonzajer
Ahh the 90's I hated ye when I was in it, but I love it now that it's gone... - Allison B. Levine
Success in business requires training and discipline and hard work. But if you're not frightened by these things, the opportunities are just as great today as they ever were. - David Rockefeller
I am not a teacher, but I am a friend who likes to kindle your heart and awaken your mind. - Debasish Mridha
We spend January 1st walking through our lives, room by room, drawing up a list of work to be done, cracks to be patched. Maybe this year, to balance the list, we ought to walk through the rooms of our lives...not looking for flaws, but for potential. - Ellen Goodman
Life is all about being in the labyrinth just to seek happiness but the only way to escape it is to stop and wait what's next in this line - Bianca Agoncillo
In it's purest form, an act of retribution provides symmetry. The rendering payment of crimes against the innocent. But a danger on retaliation lies on the furthering cycle of violence. Still, it's a risk that must be met; and the greater offense is to allow the guilty go unpunished. - Emily Thorne
The role of a writer is not to say what we can all say, but what we are unable to say. - Anaïs Nin
Everything has an advantage and disadvantage but, choose an option that will bring you back to the track. Even if you see a poor man on the street choose an option that will left you up, but don't just choose, apply action. - Ben Bereng
Universe is nothing, but human thought. - Farid Huseynli
A good word is an easy obligation; but not to speak ill, requires only our silence, which costs nothing. - John Tillotson
Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love. - Charles M. Schulz
The oldest books are still only just out to those who have not read them. - Samuel Butler
He who lives for nothing costs the lives of many, but he who lives for something greater than himself preserves those he loves. - Christopher Hopper
Never Kill your What Ifs,But first be Grateful for What Is. - drishti bablani
Create. Not for the money. Not for the fame. Not for the recognition. But for the pure joy of creating something and sharing it. - Ernest Barbaric
If you're searching for something out in the world to bring you happiness, wealth or love, then you are in for a tough journey. The key to success is never out there, but rather within. It is merely a side effect of awakening the divine within! - Erin Fall Haskell
But this music. This music has limbs that can hold me into morning. - Aimee Herman
Sex is good, but not as good as fresh sweet corn. - Garrison Keillor
Pain insists upon being attended to. God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our consciences, but shouts in our pains. It is his megaphone to rouse a deaf world. - C.S. Lewis
She isn’t a dream... I set her body free but I have caged her mind inside my universe and uplifted her soul beyond that - Konstantinos Kyriakou.K.K
I know it seems hard sometimes but remember one thing. Through every dark night, there's a bright day after that. So no matter how hard it get, stick your chest out, keep ya head up.... and handle it. - Tupac Shakur
Fiction may amuse us, but reality instills lessons to be imbibed through experience; to 'live' this stark reality called 'life' as a blessing, whereas some foolishly waste it by following fiction and fictitious characters. - Henrietta Newton Martin
A cat may have nine lives, but a wise person has a hundred. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The door to success may be in front of you, but you still have to open it. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Doesn't matter you have thousand of qualities but if you are not honest with your beloved then other all qualities are rubbish.to hold relation and love there is need only one quality Thats call Honesty and just Honesty - Moahmmed Zaki Ansari
He ate and drank the precious words,His spirit grew robust;He knew no more that he was poor,Nor that his frame was dust.He danced along the dingy days,And this bequest of wingsWas but a book. What libertyA loosened spirit brings! - Emily Dickinson
There is something pagan in me that I cannot shake off. In short, I deny nothing, but doubt everything. - George Gordon Byron
A man can counterfeit love, he can counterfeit faith, he can counterfeit hope and all the other graces, but it is very difficult to counterfeit humility. You soon detect mock humility. - D.L. Moody
So if various trials are allotted to you, partake of life's bitter cups, but without becoming bitter.
Who but the Atman is capable of removing the bonds of ignorance, passion and self-interested action? - Adi Shankaracarya
Suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a Republican. But I repeat myself. - Harry Truman
The law provides expert diagnosis of our sin problem, but the law does not provide the cure to our sin problem. Only Jesus can! - John Paul Warren
A young writer is easily tempted by the allusive and ethereal and ironic and reflective, but the declarative is at the bottom of most good writing. - Garrison Keillor
Love is like a good cake; you never know when it's coming, but you'd better eat it when it does! - C. JoyBell C.
A good writer possesses not only his own spirit but also the spirit of his friends. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Just living is not enough, said the Butterfly. One must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.
There is the truth , the perception of truth, and versions that don't even come close; but it's the perception that creates the most conflict every time. - Johnnie Dent Jr.
When love plays your life, and left you nothing but a memory of a broken heart heart,let the pain runs out in your eyes, it will make you feel better.Don't think you're strong when you're not, it will only makes you feel weaker.Be wise, accept, forgive and forget with no regret. - Bradley B. Dalina
I can forgive Alfred Nobel for having invented dynamite, but only a fiend in human form could have invented the Nobel Prize. - George Bernard Shaw
The Christian does not consider death to be the end of his life, but the end of his troubles.
Oh! love!... That is to be two and to be but one. A man and a woman mingled into one angel. It is heaven. - Victor Hugo
Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it. - Richard Feynman
Who but the Christian, among the religions of the world and throughout time, worships a God who loves him so much that he died an agonizing and wretched death to pay for his sins? - Ron Brackin
Fate never promises to tell you everything up front. You aren't always shown the path in life you're supposed to take. But if there was one thing she'd learned in the past few weeks, it was that sometimes, when you're really lucky, you meet someone with a map. - Sarah Addison Allen
A fool cannot be protected from his folly. If you attempt to do so, you will not only arouse his animosity but also you will be attempting to deprive him of whatever benefit he is capable of deriving from experience. Never attempt to teach a pig to sing; it wastes your time and annoys the pig.
[Books are] vital to learning. Half the population don't go to football matches but that doesn't make football any less important. - John Sutherland
If everyone is against you, but God is for you. It is more than enough to keep moving. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Films are about entering the world from distance... little being part of all people, series are all about entering the whole world with both feet... being part of all main characters or not only the main... but the killers... victims. - Deyth Banger
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. Against such things, there is no law.
I write plays because writing dialogue is the only respectable way of contradicting yourself. I'm the kind of person who embarks on an endless leapfrog down the great moral issues. I put a position, rebut it, refute the rebuttal, and rebut the refutation. - Tom Stoppard
Everything has been thought of before, but the problem is to think of it again. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Gratitude does not mean the absence of solitude, but the presence of a positive attitude in spite of. - Gift Gugu Mona
So these three things remain: faith, hope, and love. But the best one of these is love." I Corinthians 13:13 - Anonymous
In poverty a man is alone. But with prosperity, He has many friends. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Happiness depends not on what happens in your life, but how you live your life. - Debasish Mridha
Bringing to light what had been hidden in darkness should not overwhelm you, but EDUCATE you. - Solange nicole
You will learn most things by looking, but reading gives understanding. Reading will make you free. - Paul Rand
...and without love, one is a dead man on furlough, nothing but a scrap of paper with a few dates and a chance name on it, and we as well die. - Erich Maria Remarque
A fashion is nothing but an induced epidemic. - George Bernard Shaw
Sebutir benih yang bertunas di bawah kaki pohon induknya tetap berada di situ sampai ia dipindahkan..Setiap manusia, kalau sudah tiba saatnya, harus pergi dan mewujudkan potensi masing-masing dengan caranya sendiri. [Ramayana-Mahabharata, hal. 28] - R.K. Narayan
The written word can make one pause and contemplate. It can make a reader sigh to dream or question a belief in considerable depth. But all of that is nothing if those words fail to touch the heart and make one feel. - Richelle E. Goodrich
A wretched soul, bruised with adversity, We bid be quiet when we hear it cry; But were we burdened with like weight of pain, As much or more we should ourselves complain. - William Shakespeare
Life happened in the past. Life will happen in the future, but life is happening at this moment. Live in this moment. Seize this moment! - Debasish Mridha
As an artist, my talents are not mine alone to just keep. My creations have to touch lives, spread love and let my skills be used only in good things but should be selfless not through selfish motives. In this manner, I am giving the gift back to my Master Creator." - Elizabeth's Quotes - Elizabeth E. Castillo
One of the hardest things in life is to have words we want to say but for many reasons we have to keep these words deep down in our soul and sometimes, we have to find another way to spread our message. - Steeven Shaw
He's an intelligent man, but it takes something more than intelligence to act intelligently. - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Einstein...even failed physics once, but he'd never thought of giving up school to make a living. - Orhan Pamuk
There are great roads, beautiful bridges, lovely parks, gorgeous gardens and wonderful buildings in a big city. But there is something missing, something very important: The spirit of nature! - Mehmet Murat ildan
New York: where everyone mutinies but no one deserts.
Under the greenwood tree who loves to lie with me ... Here shall he see no enemy but winter and rough weather. - William Shakespeare
Customs do not concern themselves with right or wrong or reason. But they have to be obeyed; one reasons all around them until he is tired, but he must not transgress them, it is sternly forbidden. - Mark Twain
For three days after death hair and fingernails continue to grow but phone calls taper off. - Johnny Carson
Wiping the tears off another’s eyes is one of the sweetest and coolest gestures ever. It says, I am here if you need to talk or a shoulder to lean on. I may not understand your pains but I would do anything to keep the tears from falling. - Omoakhuana Anthonia
The fear for oneself, that one can do something about. Upon it one can turn the light of awareness. But when one is no longer worrying about oneself, then the fear comes for other people and, after that, for the world.There are no fearless people, only fearless moments. - Peter Høeg
Regardless of the difficulties we may face individually, in our families, in our communities and in our nation, the old adage is still true - you can make excuses or you can make progress, but you cannot make both! - Mia Love
I forgive, but I also learn a lesson. I won’t hate you, but I’ll never get close enough for you to hurt me again. I can’t let my forgiveness become foolish. - Tony Gaskins
You find love, not by looking, but by giving away. - Debasish Mridha
Let us not look back in anger, nor forward in fear, but around in awareness. - James Thurber
Humility and Trustworthiness are not rooted only in Presentation, Voice modulation or Nice Jorganbut in Actions and Intentions that speak louder than you do and they last longer - Venkat Gandhi
Only add Deeds to thy knowledge answerable; add faith; Add virtue, patience, temperance; add love, By name to come called charity, the soul Of all the rest: then wilt thou not be loath To leave this Paradise; but shalt possess A paradise within thee, happier far. - John Milton
A touch may not be always be a love but love is always a touch! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What matters most:"What he had yearned to embrace was not the flesh but a downy spirit, a spark, the impalpable angel that inhabits the flesh."Wind, Sand and Stars. - Richard Bach
When the Church tries to embody the rule of God in the forms of earthly power it may achieve that power, but it is no longer a sign of the kingdom. - Lesslie Newbigin
A leader is not authenticated by title or position, but by character and influence, most important by leading among the pack and not in front. - Unarine Ramaru
We speak, but it is God who teaches. - Augustine of Hippo
An angry leader is a scared leader or a hurt leader or a frustrated leader but most of all they are a vulnerable leader. - Gary Rohrmayer
It's nice when you can ride the inspirational wave, but as a writer, you'll also find how fast you can lose that wave. You must persevere. - Charles Lee
In temples you find religion, but in hearts you find God. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Brains are like toddlers. They are wonderful and should be treasured, but that doesn’t mean you should trust them to take care of you in an avalanche or process serotonin effectively. - Jenny Lawson
The lip of truth shall be established for ever: but a lying tongue is but for a moment.
We all came in on different ships, but we're all in the same boat now - Martin Luther King Jr.
I am alone on this road strewn with bones and bordered by ruins! Angels have their brothers, and demons have their infernal companions. Yet I have but the sound of my scythe when it harvests, my whistling arrows, my galloping horse. Always the sound of the same wave eating away at the world - Gustave Flaubert
Art is not like other culture because its success is not made by its audience. The public fill concert halls and cinemas every day, we read novels by the millions, and buy records by the billions. 'We the people'--affect the making and quality of most of our culture, but not our art. - Banksy
Great ambition without contribution is without significance. The Emperor's Club - Steve William Laible
Wherever you go, go with love, but never leave hope behind. - Debasish Mridha
Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart - Eleanor Roosevelt
Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or to lose. - Lyndon B. Johnson
I choose to be alone cause I wanted to experience freedom, but I realized that freedom needs a companionship - Ahmed Alibage
I promised her that I would never kiss and tell, but I have to tell someone about my dreams and fairytales. So I’m telling you that I kissed her. - Delano Johnson
But thy strong Hours indignant work’d their wills,And beat me down and marr’d and wasted me,And tho’ they could not end me, left me maim’dTo dwell in presence of immortal youth,Immortal age beside immortal youth,And all I was, in ashes. - Tithonus - Alfred Tennyson
If you put butter and salt on it, it tastes like salty butter. - Terry Pratchett
At the end of the day, what matters most is not what tore you apart but the love than binds and heals your heart. - Kemi Sogunle
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government. - Bertrand Russell
One voice can enter ten ears, but ten voices cannot enter one ear. - Leone Levi
The real strength of a man is not in the size of his muscles, but in the size of his heart. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I am not fond of Money but what i have to do in order to get it, i am fond of what i get in exchange for it's worth rather than money itself. - Sachin Kumar Puli
Now, nature, as I am only too aware, has her enthusiasts, but on the whole, I am not to be counted among them. To put it bluntly, I am not the type who wants to go back to the land; I am the type who wants to go back to the hotel. - Fran Lebowitz
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her. - George Washington
Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but of playing a poor hand well. - Robert Louis Stevenson
You can buy a pretty good dog with a lot of money, but you can't buy the wag of its tail. - Josh Billings
The truth is cruel, but it can be loved and it makes free those who love it. - George Santayana
The word "good" has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man. - G.K. Chesterton
The idea of selling out is not so much a dollar amount, but are you sacrificing the service to the customers. You have to ask yourself, 'Are you betraying your users?' - Jesse Sanchez
More often than not a young couple stays in the same relationship, but they walk in different directions. - Debasish Mridha
We should bloom like a flower without reservation or restriction, but with all our energy, power, and great love for this world. - Debasish Mridha
Others hide from being real by filling the air with words; the more words they throw out, the less actual communication happens and they are left with only an illusion of connection. This is the intimacy they so ardently seek but with these coping skills find so elusive. - David W. Earle
Walk amongst the natives by day, but in your heart be Superman. - Gene Simmons
Light shines but why do many souls desire to stay in darkness?. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Do not think that we say that these things are only to be received by faith, but also that they are to be asserted by reason. For indeed it is not safe to commit these things to bare faith without reason, since assuredly truth cannot be without reason. - Clement of Alexandria
We all live but a hundred years. When I am with you, I live it in a matter of days. - Kamand Kojouri
Amazin'.' he said again. 'He just looks as though he's thinking, right?''Er...yes.''But he's not actually thinking?''Er...no.''So...he just gives the impression of thinking but really it's just a show?''Er...yes.'Just like everyone else, then really,' said Ridcully - Terry Pratchett
Ever since I could read, I’ve wanted to write a book. I never thought I had anything to write about. Maybe you don’t think this is worth writing about. But this book isn’t for you. It’s for me. - Daniel Willey
You are mistaken; he is not a gentleman but a sir. Just a sir. For a gentleman is grander and a rare acquaintance. - Richelle E. Goodrich
You want to move on, but to do that you have to let her go, and you don't want to let her go, so you don't move on. - Jonathan Tropper
There are many ways of breaking a heart. Stories were full of hearts broken by love, but what really broke a heart was taking away its dream - whatever that dream might be. - Pearl Buck
Afterward, I had the last laugh. I made an air bubble at the bottom of the lake. Our friends kept waiting for us to come up, but hey-when you are the son of Poseidon, you don't have to hurry. And it was pretty much the best underwater kiss of all time. - Rick Riordan
When you don't have a vision or a plan for the future, your mind has no choice but to dwell in the past. - Steve Maraboli
You cannot kill time, but time is killing you. - Debasish Mridha
I know no safe depository of the ultimate powers of the society but the people themselves; and if we think them not enlightened enough to exercise their control with a wholesome discretion, the remedy is not to take it from them, but to inform their discretion by education. - Thomas Jefferson
Knowledge is marvelous, but wisdom is even better. - Kay Redfield Jamison
I took a road that wasn't the road, but it was something I chose and that's fine. - Tom Rosenthal
In the beginning there was nothing. God said, 'Let there be light!' And there was light. There was still nothing, but you could see it a whole lot better. - Ellen DeGeneres
Mind is not your brain, but mind is subtle clothing that is spread over your entire physical body and doesn’t limit itself only with the physical part of the brain. - Roshan Sharma
Let's still be friends" (things that are never true in a break up, but you have to say). - Lauren Leto
You're badly wounded.You're bleeding but not cut.You feel like dying but you're not.It’s a Love accident an emotional injury.You are not going to the hospital, aren't you?You don't need medicines and first aides, don't you?You just need to move on. Accept it, forgive and forget it. - Bradley B. Dalina
Rome is not outside me, but inside me.. Her feverish sweetness, her tragic countryside, her own beauty and harmony, all these are mine, for my thought and my work. - Amedeo Modigliani
Everybody’s scared, but if you don’t let your fears stop you, that’s bravery. - Leslie Feinberg
I know that you believe that you understood what you think I said, but I am not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant. - Robert McCloskey
It is not God that is worshipped but the authority that claims to speak in His name. Sin becomes disobedience to authority not violation of integrity. - Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
We can't have an unlimited life, but we can have an unlimited reputation - Kimsan
Be a nonbeliever, but never forget to believe in yourself. - Debasish Mridha
Words cannot only be made... But made to have a meaning, free the tongue and continue your speech. - Michael Bassey Johnson
some of the best music was composed by Beethovan,but he was deaf,some of the best poetry of nature was written by Milton,but he was deaf.possible is always inside the impossible... - Shibin Mohammed
Winning has a value for ego, but participation has a value for life. - Debasish Mridha
She was a gypsy, as soon as you unravelled the many layers to her wild spirit she was on her next quest to discover her magic. She was relentless like that, the woman didn't need no body but an open road, a pen and a couple of sunsets. - Nikki Rowe
Some people read palms to tell your future, but I read hands to tell your past. Each scar makes a story worth telling. Each callused palm, each cracked knuckle is a missed punch or years in a factory. - Sarah Kay
From my perspective I believe that most Christians do not dread judgment day because it is the end, but because they will no longer be able to embrace the façade of a sinless mirrored reflection. - Carl Henegan
What we want is not more little books about Christianity, but more little books by Christians on other subjects--with their Christianity latent. - C.S. Lewis
You might be surrounded in a room of utter darkness, but if you light only one match, all the darkness is defeated. - Michelle Ivezic
No two stories are the same. They may seem the same at first glance, but, once you take a closer look, give the story some of your time, you realise its unique qualities. - S. A. Tawks
It's like a dream, but who cares? I want a dream. Right this minute, that's exactly what I want. Because reality has been pretty fucking crap for a while now. - S.K. Tremayne
We preach revolution but whine about the oppression in the name of change. - Goitsemang Mvula
Your heart desire will come, but when it comes, you desire for another, and when it comes again, you still aspire for another, that shows your level of ingratitude. - Michael Bassey Johnson
When a man says "I know what I mean, but I can't express it," he generally does not know what he means—for there can be no knowledge without words; there can only be feelings. - Sydney J. Harris
As Christians, we call ourselves people of faith, but how much practical faith do we really have? - Lisa Bedrick
Ego seeks the domination by war, but spirit seeks the peace through love. - Debasish Mridha
Experience is a good school, but the fees are high. - Heinrich Heine
Being peaceful may not be exciting like being at war, but it is the bliss and joy of life that you really enjoy. - Debasish Mridha
Love may precede respect but it cannot survive the loss of it. - Joe L. Wheeler
There's only one way to fall down, but you won't know till you hit the ground.
We are not to be occupied with our feelings or symptoms,or our faith or lack of faith,but only with what God has said - Gordon Lindsay
You might hate a successful person, but you can not hate a true hero. - Amit Kalantri
The happiest people are not the ones with the best or the most things, but those who most appreciate what they have. - Oliver Gaspirtz
The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well-meaning but without understanding.
Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them. - James Baldwin
She didn't know what would happen because of this. But she knew that today, she would hurt no one. She threw back her blankets and though only of today. - Kristin Cashore
But you can catch yourself entertaining habitually certain ideas and setting others aside; and that, I think, is where our personal destinies are largely decided. - Alfred North Whitehead
It is usually best to be generous with praise, but cautious with criticism.
People maybe smiling but look to the eyes because they can’t hide the sorrow, pain, and heartache they're trying to hide behind their smile. - Karon Waddell
Kindness can be short, sweet, transient, and random, but its effects echo forever. - Debasish Mridha
God will not look you over for medals, degrees or diplomas but for scars. - Elbert Hubbard
Some things are too strange to believe, but nothing is too strange to have happened. -