Quotation Compilation - Volume I

Sparz By Sparz, 22nd Oct 2010 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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Random quotes compilation. These quotes have been compiled by me through a number of sources. I have included some of my own as well. Enjoy!! ^_^

Quotation Compilation

  1. Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind. - Anonymous
  2. Better to have loved and lost than to have never loved at all. - Alferd Loyd Tennyson
  3. A fool gives full vent to his anger, but a wise man keeps himself under control. -Anonymous
  4. Fun is a good thing but only when it spoils nothing better. - Gorge Santayana
  5. In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice, but in practice there is. - Yogi Berra
  6. Nothing is more dangerous in this world than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity. - Martin Luther King Jr.
  7. Try to learn something about everything and everything about something. - Thomas Henry Huxley
  8. Talent does what it can, genius does what it must. - Lytton
  9. Black holes are where God divided by zero. - Steven Wright
  10. Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens. - Anonymous
  11. Make everything as simple as possible, but not simpler. - Albert Einstein
  12. Friends may come and go, but enemies accumulate. - Thomas Jones
  13. Men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives. -Abba Eban
  14. Research is what im doing when i don't know what im doing. - Wernher Von Braun
  15. Love is friendship set on fire. - Jeremy Taylor
  16. Silence is argument carried out by other means. - Ernesto Guevara
  17. Those who criticize our generation forget who raised it. - Anonymous
  18. Pick battles big enough to matter and small enough to win. - Jonathan Kozel
  19. Never take life seriously. Nobody gets out alive anyway. - Anonymous
  20. God made life simple. It is man who complicates it. - Charles A. Lindbergh
  21. The poetry of the earth is never dead. - John Keats
  22. Always start with the end in mind. - Dr. Stephen Covey
  23. Everything has beauty but not everyone sees it. - Confucius
  24. The road to success is always under construction. - Anonymous
  25. A candle looses nothing by lighting another candle. - Erin Majors
  26. A single moment of understanding can flood a whole life with meaning. - Anonymous
  27. The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires. - William A. Ward
  28. The journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. - Lao Tzu
  29. We learn little from victory but much from defeat. - Anonymous
  30. When the thief kisses you, count your teeth. - Yiddish
  31. Trust is like a vase... once its broken, though you can fix it, the vase will never be the same again. - Anonymous
  32. Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none. - William Shakespeare
  33. He who does not trust enough will not be trusted. - Lao Tzu
  34. Those who trust to chance must abide by the rules of chance. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
  35. Failure is success, if we learn from it. - Malcolm Forbes
  36. Success consists of going from failure to failure without loosing enthusiasm. - Winston Churchill
  37. Success is dependant on effort. - Sophocles
  38. Happiness is not something ready made, it comes from your own actions. - Dalai lama
  39. Try not to become a man of success, but rather a man of value. - Albert Einstein
  40. A man who has done his level best is a success, even though the world may write him down a failure. - B. C. Forbes
  41. Its amazing how one thing leads you to another. - Sifu Chen
  42. Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending. - Maria Robinson
  43. The only way to have a friend is to be one. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
  44. Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance. - Will Durant
  45. The language of friendship is not words but meaning. - Henry David Thoreau
  46. Education is the transmission of civilization. - Will Durant
  47. We never know the worth of water till the well is dry. - Thomas Fuller
  48. The Earth we abuse and living things we kill will, in the end, take their revenge; For in exploiting their presence we are diminishing our future. - Marya Mannes
  49. All sin tend to be addictive and the terminal point of addiction is damnation. - W. H. Auden
  50. Time and tide wait for no man. - Geoffrey Chaucer

Self-made Quotes

These are some of the quotes i made myself. Not very classy as many of the others but still mean a lot.

  1. Pride come before fall
  2. God made everything good a blessing and everything bad a test for mankind.
  3. Seeing is not always believing.
  4. Everything is due to a reason.


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author avatar Sparz
Well writing hasn't been one of my best playing fields but i guess theres always a first. I will try my best and provide articles of detail and worth. Hope you like em ! :]

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author avatar SiddiQ
22nd Oct 2010 (#)

Well done! Although, the quotes I absolutely love are the ones they show at the beginning of every Star Wars episode such as:
Fail by honor rather than suceed by fraud,
The most dangerous beast is the beast within.
Good share.

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author avatar Sparz
23rd Oct 2010 (#)

i know , i wanted to add some of the star wars quotes but decided that ill make them on a seperate document.

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author avatar Retired
28th Dec 2010 (#)

Excellent share

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author avatar Sparz
29th Dec 2010 (#)

Thanks lucia anna, and just so you know volume 2 is on its way.

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author avatar Sparz
3rd Jan 2011 (#)

Volume 2 is here: http://nut.bz/2th620ma/

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28th Jan 2011 (#)

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author avatar Sparz
29th Jan 2011 (#)

Thanks and very much appreciated :)

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