The best Quotations

Pride is pleasure arising from a man's thinking too highly of himself.
- Baruch Spinoza

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Quotation I have found that being honest is the best technique I can use. Right up front, tell people what you're trying to accomplish and what you're willing to sacrifice to accomplish it. - writer
Quotation Questioning is not the mode of conversation among gentlemen. - writer
Quotation Our real blessings often appear to us in the shape of pains, losses and disappointments; but let us have patience and we soon shall see them in their proper figures. - writer
Quotation Finish each day before you begin the next, and interpose a solid wall of sleep between the two. This you cannot do without temperance. - writer
Quotation To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities. - writer
Quotation All good government must begin at home. - writer