The best Quotations


What a wonderful life i've had! i only wish i'd realized it sooner.
- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

You do not notice changes in what is always before you.
- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

You must not pity me because my sixtieth year finds me still astonished. to be astonished is one of the surest ways of not growing old too quickly.
- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.
- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

Make every thought, every fact, that comes into your mind pay you a profit. make it work and produce for you. think of things not as they are but as they might be. don't merely dream, but create!
- Robert Collier

Something must be done when you find an opposing set of desires of this kind well to the fore in your category of strong desires. you must set in operation a process of competition, from which one must emerge a victor and the other set be defeated.
- Robert Collier

Much may be done in those little shreds and patches of time, which every day produces, and which most men throw away, but which nevertheless will make at the end of it no small deduction for the life of man.
- Charles Caleb Colton

When millions applaud you seriously ask yourself what harm you have done; and when they disapprove you, what good.
- Charles Caleb Colton

Do not be desirous of having things done quickly. do not look at small advantages. desire to have things done quickly prevents their being done thoroughly. looking at small advantages prevents great affairs from being accomplished.
- Confucius

Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
- Confucius

Love thy neighbor as thyself: do not to others what thou wouldn't not wish be done to thyself: forgive injuries. forgive thy enemy, be reconciled to him, give him assistance, invoke god in his behalf.
- Confucius

Tsze-kung asked, saying, is there one word which may serve as a rule of practice for all one's life?'' the master said, ''is not reciprocity such a word? what you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.
- Confucius

When you have faults, do not fear to abandon them.
- Confucius

New yorkers love it when you spill your guts out there. spill your guts at wimbledon and they make you stop and clean it up.
- Jimmy Connors

I don't like work... but i like what is in work - the chance to find yourself. your own reality - for yourself, not for others - which no other man can ever know.
- Joseph Conrad

When a man has done all he can do, still there is a mighty, mysterious agency over which he needs influence to secure success. the one way he can reach it is by prayer.
- Russel H. Conwell

We dribble away our life, little by little, in small packages - we don't throw it away all at once.
- Robert A. Cook

Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
- Calvin Coolidge

I have found it advisable not to give too much heed to what people say when i am trying to accomplish something of consequence. invariably they proclaim it can't be done. i deem that the very best time to make the effort.
- Calvin Coolidge

If you don't say anything, you won't be called on to repeat it.
- Calvin Coolidge

I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
- Bill Cosby

Don't argue for other people's weaknesses. don't argue for your own. when you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it - immediately.
- Stephen R. Covey

If you're proactive, you don't have to wait for circumstances or other people to create perspective expanding experiences. you can consciously create your own.
- Stephen R. Covey

To focus on technique is like cramming your way through school. you sometimes get by, perhaps even get good grades, but if you don't pay the price day in and day out, you'll never achieve true mastery of the subjects you study or develop an educated mind.
- Stephen R. Covey

The man that hails you tom or jack, and proves by thumps upon your back how he esteems your merit, is such a friend, that one had need be very much his friend indeed to pardon or to bear it.
- William Cowper


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Quotation Where both deliberate, the love is slight: Who ever lov'd, that lov'd not at first sight? - writer
Quotation All honor's wounds are self-inflicted. - writer
Quotation I always considered statesmen to be more expendable than soldiers. - writer
Quotation Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle. - writer
Quotation The eternal silence of these infinite spaces frightens me. - writer
Quotation Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith let us dare to do our duty as we understand it. - writer