The best Quotations


It is easy to be brave when far away from danger.
- Aesop

Little by little does the trick.
- Aesop

Men often applaud an imitation and hiss the real thing.
- Aesop

Men often bear little grievances with less courage than they do large misfortunes.
- Aesop

Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
- Aesop

No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
- Aesop

Obscurity brings safety.
- Aesop

Our insignificance is often the cause of our safety.
- Aesop

Outside show is a poor substitute for inner worth.
- Aesop

Please all, and you will please none.
- Aesop

Plodding wins the race.
- Aesop

Self-conceit may lead to self-destruction.
- Aesop

Slow and steady wins the race.
- Aesop

The injuries we do and the injuries we suffer are seldom weighed on the same scales.
- Aesop

The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.
- Aesop

The smaller the mind the greater the conceit.
- Aesop

The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.
- Aesop

Union gives strength.
- Aesop

We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
- Aesop

We should look to the mind, and not to the outward appearance.
- Aesop

We would often be sorry if our wishes were granted.
- Aesop

Wealth unused might as well not exist.
- Aesop

Don't pity me now, don't pity me never; i'm going to do nothing for ever and ever.
- James Agate

The english instinctively admire any man who has no talent, and is modest about it.
- James Agate

The englishman can get along with sex quite perfectly so long as he can pretend that it isn't sex but something else.
- James Agate


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Quotation National isolation breeds national neurosis. - writer
Quotation The will to do, the soul to dare. - writer
Quotation He who is taught to live upon little owes more to his father's wisdom than he who has a great deal left him does to his father's care. - writer
Quotation Every man is his own ancestor, and every man his own heir. He devises his own fortune, and he inherits his own past. - writer
Quotation Knowledge is proud that he has learn'd so much; wisdom is humble that he knows no more. - writer