Jul 16, 2010
Quotes to live your life by,
"The time to make up your mind about people- is never."
"I have never let my schooling interfere with my education."
"Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see."
"The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but having new eyes."
"All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not seen."
-Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Everybody's dying to be someone else but I'll live my life if it kills me."
"As I have loved you, love one another. By this shall all men know ye are my disciples if ye have love one to another."
-Jesus the Christ
"Fiction is the lie that reveals the truth."
"Does it mean this, does it mean that, that's all anybody wants to know. (Forget) them, darling. I say what any decent poet would say if you dared ask him to analyze his work. If you see it, dear, then it's there."
"My sense of importance to the world is relatively small. On the other hand, my sense of importance to myself is tremendous."
"Every prayer is heard. Every sincere prayer is answered."
-John A Widtsoe
"I plan to live forever. So far, so good."
"If ye have not charity, ye are nothing."
-A lot of people. Paul, Moroni, Zenos, and Austin for starters.
"It is our choices that show who we truly are, far more than our abilities."
"My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me."
this should probably be its own entry, as they're the most numerous, and all by Oscar Wilde, but just deal with it.
"A man who does not think for himself does not think at all."
"All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling."
"Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much."
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."
"I am not young enough to know everything."
"I am the only person in the world I should like to know thoroughly."
"If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all."
"Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about."
"One should always play fairly when one has the winning cards."
"Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live."
"Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go."
"There are only two kinds of people who are really fascinating - people who know absolutely everything, and people who know absolutely nothing."
"True friends stab you in the front."
"Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong."
"To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance."