Wisdom Quotes P8

Wisdom Quotes P8

If voting changed anything, they'd make it illegal.

  • Life has no rehearsals, only performances.
  • Life is like a beautiful melody, only the lyrics are messed up.
  • Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.
  • After all is said and done, a lot more will have been said than done.
  • It’s easy to get lost in thought if it’s not familiar territory to you.
  • If wisdom were on sale in the open market, the stupid would not even ask the price.
  • If voting changed anything, they’d make it illegal.
  • Some people lose their health getting wealth and then lose their wealth gaining health.
  • A great fortune in the hands of a fool is a great misfortune.
  • We always prefer war on our terms to peace on someone else’s.
  • The greatest paradox of them all is to speak of “civilized warfare.”
  • Most people pay too much for the things they get for nothing.
  • Get into the habit of asking yourself if what you are doing can be handled by someone else.
  • Time invested in improving ourselves cuts down on time wasted in disapproving of others.
  • To save time is to lengthen life.
  • Think highly of yourself, for the world takes you at your own estimate.
  • What I said never changed anyone. What they understood did.
  • If debugging is the art of removing bugs, then programming must be the art of inserting them.
  • I may not agree with what you say, but I’ll fight to the death for your right to die in a fire of suspicious origin.
  • Women remember the first kiss, men remember the last.
  • Take only pictures, steal only time, leave only footprints.
  • An Irishman is the only man in the world who will step over the bodies of a dozen naked women to get to a bottle of stout.
  • Never make anything simple and efficient when a way can be found to make it complex and wonderful.
  • The wages of sin are unreported.
  • Practice random kindness and senseless acts of beauty.
  • It is twice as hard to crush a half-truth as a whole lie.
  • Lie: A very poor substitute for the truth, but the only one discovered to date.
  • Teach children to be polite and courteous in the home, and, when he grows up, he will never be able to edge his car onto a freeway.
  • Time is nature’s way of keeping everything from happening at once.
  • Before a diamond shows its brilliancy and prismatic colors it has to stand a good deal of cutting and smoothing.
  • Someone has described science as an orderly arrangement of what, at the moment, seems to be facts.
  • If the world were so organized that everything has to be fair, no living creature could survive for a day. The birds would be forbidden to eat worms, and everyone’s self-interest would have to be served.
  • Freedom is a package deal – with it comes responsibilities and consequences.
  • Religion is meant to be bread for daily use, not cake for special occasions.
  • There is a growing suspicion that what the world needs now is a religion that will cover the other six days of the week.
  • If someone offers to furnish a sure test, ask what the test was which made the sure test sure.

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