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Quotes 61 till 75 of 1943.
English writer 1709-1784
No man will be a sailor who has contrivance enough to get himself into a jail; for being in a ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned. A man in a jail has more room, better food and commonly better company.
American industrialist 1863-1947
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.
Callum Keith Rennie
British-born Canadian actor 1960-
Painting puts me into an alpha state. It's a private event. I make all the decisions in the process and never have to deal with the outside world.
German - American physicist 1879-1955
Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
American writer, screenwriter 1893-1981
That our popular art forms have become so obsessed with sex has turned the U.S.A into a nation of hobbledehoys; as if grown people don't have more vital concerns, such as taxes, inflation, dirty politics, earning a living, getting an education, or keeping out of jail.
Stephen R. Covey
American educator, author and businessman 1932-2012
The character ethic, which I believe to be the foundation of success, teaches that there are basic principles of effective living, and that people can only experience true success and enduring happiness as they learn and integrate these principles into their basic character.
English statesman and writer 1804-1881
The difference between a misfortune and a calamity is this: If Gladstone fell into the Thames, it would be a misfortune. But if someone dragged him out again, that would be a calamity.
American writer, reporter, and political commentator 1889-1974
The disesteem into which moralists have fallen is due at bottom to their failure to see that in an age like this one the function of the moralist is not to exhort men to be good but to elucidate what the good is. The problem of sanctions is secondary.
David Herbert Lawrence
English writer 1885-1930
The great living experience for every man is his adventure into the woman. The man embraces in the woman all that is not himself, and from that one resultant, from that embrace, comes every new action.
American Journalist, Novelist 1888-1939
The most prolific period of pessimism comes at twenty-one or thereabouts, when the first attempt is made to translate dreams into reality.
G. C. Lichtenberg
German writer and physicist 1742-1799
Theologians always try to turn the Bible into a book without common sense.
English writer and poet 1819-1880
There is a great deal of unmapped country within us which would have to be taken into account in an explanation of our gusts and storms.
Booker T. Washington
American Black Leader and Educator 1856-1915
There is another class of colored people who make a business of keeping the troubles, the wrongs, and the hardships of the Negro race before the public. Having learned that they are able to make a living out of their troubles, they have grown into the settled habit of advertising their wrongs-partly because they want sympathy and partly because it pays. Some of these people do not want the Negro to lose his grievances, because they do not want to lose their jobs.Source: My Larger Education: Being Chapters from My Experience (1911)
American author 1936-
To bring anything into your life, imagine that it's already there.
Spiro T. Agnew
39th Vice President of the United States, 1918-1996
Ultraliberalism today translates into a whimpering isolationism in foreign policy, a mulish obstructionism in domestic policy, and a pusillanimous pussyfooting on the critical issue of law and order.
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