The best Quotations


They fail, and they alone, who have not striven.
- Thomas B. Aldrich

To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent that is to triumph over old age.
- Thomas B. Aldrich

Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.
- Sholom Aleichem

A bachelor is a man who comes to work each morning from a different direction.
- Sholom Aleichem

Gossip is nature's telephone.
- Sholom Aleichem

No matter how bad things get you got to go on living, even if it kills you.
- Sholom Aleichem

The rich swell up with pride, the poor from hunger.
- Sholom Aleichem

There is nothing impossible to him who will try.
- Alexander the Great

A tomb now suffices him for whom the whole world was not sufficient.
- Alexander the Great

How great are the dangers i face to win a good name in athens.
- Alexander the Great

I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
- Alexander the Great

If i were not alexander, i would be diogenes.
- Alexander the Great

In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity.
- Alexander the Great

It is a lovely thing to live with courage, and to die leaving behind everlasting renown.
- Alexander the Great

All good is hard. all evil is easy. dying, losing, cheating, and mediocrity is easy. stay away from easy.
- Scott Alexander

Making money is a hobby that will complement any other hobbies you have, beautifully.
- Scott Alexander

The basic rule of free enterprise: you must give in order to get.
- Scott Alexander

The best way to make happy money is to make money your hobby and not your god.
- Scott Alexander

Understand that most problems are a good sign. problems indicate that progress is being made, wheels are turning, you are moving toward your goals. beware when you have no problems. then you've really got a problem... problems are like landmarks of progress.
- Scott Alexander

Faithful horoscope-watching, practiced daily, provides just the sort of small but warm and infinitely reassuring fillip that gets matters off to a spirited start.
- Shana Alexander

The sad truth is that excellence makes people nervous.
- Shana Alexander

When two people marry they become in the eyes of the law one person, and that one person is the husband!
- Shana Alexander

Words of love, are works of love.
- William R. Alger

Apothegms are portable wisdom, the quintessential extracts of thought and feelings.
- William R. Alger

Men often make up in wrath what they want in reason.
- William R. Alger


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Quotation A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can. - writer
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Quotation Even a paranoid can have enemies. - writer
Quotation It is all that the young can do for the old, to shock them and keep them up to date. - writer
Quotation I cannot forgive a scholar his homeless despondency. - writer
Quotation There is something suspicious about music, gentlemen. I insist that she is, by her nature, equivocal. I shall not be going too far in saying at once that she is politically suspect. - writer