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Greek dramatist BC 525-456
Wisdom comes alone through suffering.
Greek dramatist BC 525-456
And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it
Florence Scovel Shinn
American artist, writer
Every great work, every great accomplishment, has been brought into manifestation through holding to the vision, and often just before the big achievement, comes apparent failure and discouragement.
Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best.
American president 1872-1933
Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers. It may not be difficult to store up in the mind a vast quantity of face within a comparatively short time, but the ability to form judgments requires the severe discipline of hard work and the tempering heat of experience and maturity.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
The mass never comes up to the standard of its best member, but on the contrary degrades itself to a level with the lowest.
Yiddish author and playwright 1859-1916
A bachelor is a man who comes to work each morning from a different direction.
Sri Swami Sivananda
Indian Hindu spiritual teacher 1887-1963
A desire arises in the mind. It is satisfied immediately another comes. In the interval which separates two desires a perfect calm reigns in the mind. It is at this moment freed from all thought, love or hate. Complete peace equally reigns between two mental waves.
French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
All human evil comes from a single cause, man's inability to sit still in a room.
American writer 1891-1980
Back of every creation, supporting it like an arch, is faith. Enthusiasm is nothing: it comes and goes. But if one believes, then miracles occur.
American columnist 1918-
Class is an aura of confidence that is being sure without being cocky. Class has nothing to do with money. Class never runs scared. It is self-discipline and self-knowledge. It's the sure footedness that comes with having proved you can meet life.
A. J. P. Taylor
British historian 1906-1990
Conformity may give you a quiet life; it may even bring you to a University Chair. But all change in history, all advance, comes from the nonconformists. If there had been no trouble-makers, no Dissenters, we should still be living in caves.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
German writer and poet 1749-1832
For just when ideas fail, a word comes in to save the situation.
English writer and poet 1819-1880
Gossip is a sort of smoke that comes from the dirty tobacco-pipes of those who diffuse it: it proves nothing but the bad taste of the smoker.
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