Quotes

“Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.”
Mozart

“Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.”
Will Durant

“A child’s life is like a piece of paper on which every person leaves a mark.”
Chinese Proverb

“A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.”
Henry Ford

“To design is to communicate clearly by whatever means you can control or master.”
Milton Glaser

“A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.”
Ingrid Bergman

“England still expects a modicum of eccentricity in its artists”
Ian Jack

“There is no great genius without some touch of madness.”
Seneca

“Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge.”
Paul Gauguin

“Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is I don’t know which half.”
John Wanamaker

“If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.”
Isaac Newton

“It’s all right letting yourself go as long as you can let yourself back.”
Mick Jagger

“Never answer a critic, unless he’s right.”
Bernard M. Baruch

“We are so accustomed to disguise ourselves to others that in the end we become disguised to ourselves.”
Francois de La Rochefoucauld

“The unexamined life is not worth living.”
Socrates

“If you are lonely when you’re alone, you are in bad company.”
Jean-Paul Sartre
“Knowledge speaks wisdom listens”
Jimi Hendrix

“An empty vessel makes the most noise”
Proverb

“A burnt child dreads fire”
Proverb

“An idle brain is the devil’s workshop”
Proverb

“As you sow, so you shall reap”
Proverb

“The riddle does not exist. If a question can be put at all, then it can also be answered.”
Wittgenstein

“The temporal immortality of the human soul, that is to say, its eternal survival after death, is not only in no way guaranteed, but this assumption in the first place will not do for us what we always tried to make it do. Is a riddle solved by the fact that I survive for ever? Is this eternal life not as enigmatic as our present one? The solution of the riddle of life in space and time lies outside space and time.”
Wittgenstein

“I am not interested in money. I just want to be wonderful.”
Marilyn Monroe

“I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best.”
Marilyn Monroe

“If the only tool you have is a hammer
you tend to see every problem as a nail.”
Abraham Maslow

“Books have the same enemies as people: fire, humidity, animals, weather, and their own content.”
Paul Valery

It is a waste of energy to be angry with a man who behaves badly, just as it is to be angry with a car that won’t go.
Bertrand Russell

 

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