Quotes

Niccolo Machiavelli One must be a fox in order to recognize traps, and a lion to frighten off wolves.
F. Scott Fitzgerald Sometimes it is harder to deprive oneself of a pain than of a pleasure.
Voltaire Canada: A few acres of snow.
Blaise Pascal I have made this [letter] longer, because I have not had the time to make it shorter.
Bertrand Russell Change is scientific, progress is ethical; change is indubitable, whereas progress is a matter of controversy.
William Shakespeare The devil hath power <br>To assume a pleasing shape.
W. Somerset Maugham 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.
Archimedes Give me a place to stand, and I will move the Earth.
William Shakespeare There is occasions and causes why and wherefore in all things.
Anonymous Philosophy is a game with objectives and no rules. Mathematics is a game with rules and no objectives.
Henry Ward Beecher Besides anarchy, the worst thing in this world is government.
Jeremy Taylor He that speaketh against his own reason speaks against his own conscience, and therefore it is certain that no man serves God with a good conscience who serves him against his reason.
Burk Hudson Perfection is a road, not a destination. Every time I live, I get an education.
Oscar Wilde I think that God in creating Man somewhat overestimated his ability.
Arthur Schopenhauer Every person takes the limits of their own field of vision for the limits of the world.
Aesop The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.
Immanuel Kant Have patience awhile; slanders are not long-lived. Truth is the child of time; erelong she shall appear to vindicate thee.
John Vance Cheney The soul would have no rainbow had the eyes no tears.
Tryon Edwards The secret of a good memory is attention, and attention to a subject depends upon our interest in it. We rarely forget that which has made a deep impression on our minds.
R. D. Cumming A good book has no ending.
J. K. Rowling Humans have a knack for choosing precisely the things that are worst for them.
R. Buckminster Fuller Truth is a tendency
John Milton Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties.
Oscar Wilde Work is the curse of the drinking classes.
John Blasik It was mentioned on CNN that the new prime number discovered recently is four times bigger then the previous record.

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