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More Good Quotes, Famous Quotes

The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire.
Ferdinand Foch

Everything is funny as long as it is happening to somebody else.
Will Rogers

Whoever is happy will make others happy too.
Anne Frank

If you can’t convince them, confuse them.
Harry Truman

The unexamined life is not worth living.
Socrates

Better to remain silent and thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
Abraham Lincoln

It is easy when we are in prosperity to give advice to the afflicted.
Aeschylus

The best index to a person’s character is how he treats people who can’t do him any good.
Abigail Van Buren

Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.
J.R.R. Tolkien

Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
George Santayana

Shallow men believe in luck, wise and strong men in cause and effect.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

In the spiderweb of facts, many a truth is strangled.
Paul Eldridge

Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies.
Thomas Jefferson

The basis of a democratic state is liberty.
Aristotle

Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.
Peter Drucker

Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.
Benjamin Franklin

Upon the education of the people of this country the fate of this country depends.
Benjamin Disraeli

The intelligent man finds almost everything ridiculous, the sensible man hardly anything.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Vote early and vote often.
Al Capone

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Thomas Edison

He who does not thank for little will not thank for much.
Estonian proverb

The superior man is modest in his speech, but excels in his actions.
Confucius

The body says what words cannot.
Martha Graham

Observe good faith and justice toward all nations. Cultivate peace and harmony with all.
George Washington

Ou patience will achieve more than our force.
Edmund Burke

What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
Samuel Johnson

The measure of a man’s real character is what he would do if he knew he would never be found out.
Thomas Macaulay

Passion, though a bad regulator, is a powerful spring.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

One’s work may be finished some day, but one’s education never.
Alexandre Dumas

Our deeds determine us as much as we determine our deeds.
George Eliot

Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain – and most fools do.
Dale Carnegie

Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
Buddha

You can’t shake hands with a clenched fist.
Indira Gandhi

There is no pillow so soft as a clear conscience.
French proverb

Money is like an arm or leg: use it or lose it.
Henry Ford

Energy and persistence conquer all things.
Benjamin Franklin