Quotes: most votes

Quotes 31 till 45 of 100.

  • Evan Esar
    Evan Esar
    American humorist 1899-1995
    Evan Esar
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    +35
    A signature always reveals a man's character - and sometimes even his name.
  • Marcus Aurelius
    Marcus Aurelius
    Roman emperor 121-180
    Marcus Aurelius
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    +32
    A man's life is what his thoughts make of it.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
    William Shakespeare
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    +32
    Strong reasons make strong actions.
  • Greg Anderson
    Greg Anderson
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    +32
    Let us be about setting high standards for life, love, creativity, and wisdom. If our expectations in these areas are low, we are not likely to experience wellness. Setting high standards makes every day and every decade worth looking forward to.
  • William Ellery Channing
    William Ellery Channing
    American Unitarian minister 1780-1842
    William Ellery Channing
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    +31
    Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.
  • Les Brown
    Les Brown
    American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-
    Les Brown
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    +31
    If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.
  • Fran Lebowitz
    Fran Lebowitz
    American journalist 1951-
    Fran Lebowitz
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    +31
    Life is something you do when you can't get to sleep.
  • Marcus Aurelius
    Marcus Aurelius
    Roman emperor 121-180
    Marcus Aurelius
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    +31
    Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
    William Shakespeare
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    +30
    God made him, and therefore let him pass for a man.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
    Aristotle
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    +28
    Anyone can become angry - that is easy. But to be angry with the right person, to the right degree, at the right time, for the right purpose, and in the right way - this is not easy.
  • Rabindranath Tagore
    Rabindranath Tagore
    Indian mystic and poet 1861-1941
    Rabindranath Tagore
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    +27
    We live in the world when we love it.
  • Henry Winkler
    Henry Winkler
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    +26
    A human being's first responsibility is to shake hands with himself.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    +26
    For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
    William Shakespeare
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    +23
    Action is eloquence.
  • Faith Baldwin
    Faith Baldwin
    American author of romance and fiction 1893-1978
    Faith Baldwin
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    +22
    Character builds slowly, but it can be torn down with incredible swiftness.