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Quote collection

Epicurus “The man least dependent upon the morrow goes to meet the morrow most cheerfully.” “It is folly for a man to pray to the gods for that which he has the power to obtain by himself.” “If thou wilt … Continue reading

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George B Shaw quotes

“Life is a disease; and the only difference between one another is the stage of the disease at which he lives.” “Though all society is founded on intolerance, all improvement is founded on tolerance.” “As long as I have a … Continue reading

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My 10 favourite quotes

1.”I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do.” -Leonardo Da Vinci 2.”Rest not. Life is sweeping by; go and dare before you die. Something … Continue reading

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Quote collection #7 (50 quotes)

Juvenal “Like warmed-up cabbage served at each repast, the repetition kills the wretch at last.” “Our virtues are most frequently but vices disguised.” “Virtue is the one and only nobility.” “Here we all live in a state of ambitious poverty.” … Continue reading

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Quotes collection #6 (59 quotes)

Dalai Lama “All religions are founded on the fear of the many and the cleverness of a few.” “Only great minds can afford a simple style.” “Pleasure is often spoiled by describing it.” “The more one pleases everybody, the less … Continue reading

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Quote collection #5 (47 quotes)

Francis Bacon “In charity there is no excess.” “Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand – and melting like a snowflake.” … Continue reading

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Quotes collection #4 (34)

Aristotle “They should rule who are able to rule best.” “Young people are in a condition resembling like a permanent intoxication, because youth is sweet and they are growing.” “The true end of tragedy is to purify the passions.” “A … Continue reading

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