Quotation Explorer - 'Monument'

Dead men make convenient heroes because they cannot rise to challenge the images we would fashion from their lives. And besides it’s easier to build a monument than to build a better world. - Rev. Dr. William Barber I
I am too tired, I must try to rest and sleep, otherwise I am lost in every respect. What an effort to keep alive! Erecting a monument does not require an expenditure of so much strength. - Franz Kafka
After I'm dead I'd rather have people ask why I have no monument than why I have one. - Cato the Elder
There is no monument dedicated to the memory of a committee. - Lester J. Pourciau
Death comes to all But great achievements raise a monument Which shall endure until the sun grows old. - George Fabricius
O sleep, thou ape of death, lie dull upon her and be her sense but as a monument, thus in a chapel lying. - William Shakespeare
Someone who expresses a view that is contrary to the view of the overwhelming majority should be allowed to stand undisturbed as a monument to our commitment to free speech. - Albert Gore, Jr.
Every kindness we have done is a monument built in our name in the heart of God! - Mehmet Murat ildan
MEEKNESS, n. Uncommon patience in planning a revenge that is worth while. M is for Moses, Who slew the Egyptian. As sweet as a rose is The meekness of Moses. No monument shows his Post-mortem inscription, But M is for Moses Who slew the Egyptian. _The Biographical Alphabet_ - Ambrose Bierce
Many CastlesOn My Travels i have been A guest in Many castles Yet the Monument Which i Find Divine Is the oasis Where the heart And the silence Intertwine.~ - silent lotus
Don't just become a monument of information, rather a solace of knowledge refuge. - Unarine Ramaru
true monument lies not on the shelves of libraries, but in the thoughts of men, and in the history of more than one science.{Gibbs's obituary for scientist Rudolf Clausius} Josiah Willard Gibbs - His
After I am dead I'd rather have people ask why I have no monument than why I have one. - Marcus Porcius Cato
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