The best Quotations


All the king's horses and all the king's men can't put the past together again. so let's remember: don't try to saw sawdust.
- Dale Carnegie

Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. if you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.
- Dale Carnegie

If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. the thing is to get the work done.
- Dale Carnegie

If you want to conquer fear, don't sit home and think about it. go out and get busy
- Dale Carnegie

If you want to gather honey, don't kick over the beehive.
- Dale Carnegie

Many people think that if they were only in some other place, or had some other job, they would be happy. well, that is doubtful. so get as much happiness out of what you are doing as you can and don't put off being happy until some future date.
- Dale Carnegie

The ideas i stand for are not mine. i borrowed them from socrates. i swiped them from chesterfield. i stole them from jesus. and i put them in a book. if you don't like their rules, whose would you use?
- Dale Carnegie

We all have possibilities we don't know about. we can do things we don't even dream we can do.
- Dale Carnegie

I don't think it is given to any of us to be impertinent to great religions with impunity.
- John Le Carre

If you don't know where you are going, any road will get you there.
- Lewis Carroll

One day alice came to a fork in the road and saw a cheshire cat in a tree. which road do i take? she asked. where do you want to go? was his response. i don't know, alice answered. then, said the cat, it doesn't matter.
- Lewis Carroll

Would you tell me, please, which way i ought to go from here? ''that depends a good deal on where you want to get to.'' said the cat. i don't much care where - said alice. then it doesn't matter which way you go, said the cat.
- Lewis Carroll

No witchcraft, no enemy action had silenced the rebirth of new life in this stricken world. the people had done it themselves.
- Rachel Carson

Every man has been brought up with the idea that decent women don't pop in and out of bed; he has always been told by his mother that ''nice girls don't.'' he finds, of course, when he gets older that this may be untrue - but only in a certain section of society.
- Barbara Cartland

I have always found women difficult. i don't really understand them. to begin with, few women tell the truth.
- Barbara Cartland

The poetry of heroism appeals irresistibly to those who don't go to a war, and even more to those whom the war is making enormously wealthy. it's always so.
- Louis-Ferdinand Celine

This instinctive repulsion which tradespeople inspire in men of sensitive feeling is one of the very rare consolations for being so impoverished which are given to those of us who don't sell anything to anybody.
- Louis-Ferdinand Celine

To hell with reality! i want to die in music, not in reason or in prose. people don't deserve the restraint we show by not going into delirium in front of them. to hell with them!
- Louis-Ferdinand Celine

We've no use for intellectuals in this outfit. what we need is chimpanzees. let me give you a word of advice: never say a word to us about being intelligent. we will think for you, my friend. don't forget it.
- Louis-Ferdinand Celine

We say, sorrow, disaster, calamity. god says, chastening and it sounds sweet to him though it is a discord to our ears. don't faint when you are rebuked, and don't despise the chastening of the lord. ''in your patience possess your souls.''
- Oswald Chambers

Celebrity is the advantage of being known to people who we don't know, and who don't know us.
- Sebastian Roch Nicolas Chamfort

They don't want you until you have made a name, and by the time you have made a name, you have developed some kind of talent they can't use. all they will do is spoil it, if you let them.
- Raymond Chandler

I don't know why women want any of the things men have when one the things that women have is men.
- Coco Chanel

I don't believe that the public knows what it wants; this is the conclusion that i have drawn from my career.
- Charlie Chaplin

Slavery can only be abolished by raising the character of the people who compose the nation; and that can be done only by showing them a higher one.
- Maria Weston Chapman


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Quotation Decisiveness is a characteristic of high-performing men and women. Almost any decision is better than no decision at all. - writer
Quotation Craft must have clothes, but truth loves to go naked. - writer
Quotation Poverty, of course, is no disgrace, but it is damned annoying. - writer
Quotation To be left alone, and face to face with my own crime, had been just retribution. - writer
Quotation Change can either challenge or threaten us. Your beliefs pave your way to success or block you. - writer
Quotation Men are just as sensitive, and in some ways more sensitive, than women are. - writer