"Goodwill" - "Goodwill is the one and only asset that competition cannot undersell or destroy".
"Anger And Wrath". - "I was angry with my friend: ..I told my wrath....my wrath did end.
I was angry with my foe:...I told it not....my wrath did grow".
Among The Benefits Of Reading And Getting Older - Among the benefits of reading and getting older is throwing out old quotes. There are instances where people know the origins of...
H. L. Mencken - "A cynic is a man who, when he smells flowers, looks around for a coffin"
A Triumph For Squirrels Everywhere - Here is one adapted from the 1930s, I think. Can you guess which very funny guy was responsible for the original?EP Link#6580075
"The Most Satisfying Thing In Life" - "The most satisfying thing in life is to have been able to give a large part of one's self to others".
Fr. Pierre Teilhard de...
Fr. Pierre Teilhard de Chardin S.J. - "We are not human beings having a spiritual experience.
We are spiritual beings having a human experience"
"We Are One". - "We are one, after all, you and I,
Together we suffer,
and forever will recreate each other"
Fr. Pierre Teilhard de Chardin S.J.
The Group's Representative in the Picture - The man in the picture representing this group is someone I quote from, or refer to, quite a bit. He created some of the greatest lines...
"Conscience" - "Conscience is a mother-in-law whose visit never ends".
Yogi Berra - Commenting on a hotel the Yankees had just stayed at:
"The towels were so thick there I could hardly close my suitcase"
"Angels". - "It is not because angels are holier than men or devils that makes them angels, but because they do not expect holiness from one another, but from God only...
Nobody knows the real me inside. They don't know what I've gone through or what has happened to me. I'm forced to put a smile on my face each day, but inside I'm broken, torn...
I'm a very strange person. I smile in front of everyone and act like everything is ok but inside I'm hurting. I try to be like the other kids my age but I can't I like being alone...
I took the Plan B pill today.
I had protected but failed sex Saturday night. On my most fertile day.
I have this feeling the pill isn't going to be effective.
I'm scared. It's not...
I used to be afraid to love. Afraid of being hurt or rejected. Eventually I learnt that whether you love or not. You can still be hurt or rejected. Sometimes things in life just...
I've been caught up with being someone else, I don't even remember who the real me is, I've gotten so used to playing a role. And now I'm stuck here wandering aimlessly, where...
When its time to focus and stop playing, i'n quiet and I stay to myself, but being in a new school full of ignorant punks, I can't express myself like I could at my old school...
no one does and i prefer to keep it that way
She would love nothing more than to be able to snuggle up close to him, bury her face in his chest, fingers entwined, legs entangled, lean up to kiss him, rub the stubble on his...
I think the best feeling ever is when a child comes up to you and shares what they're up to at the moment. Then his/ her mom scolds them for not staying in sight. I love little...
I don't have a real me, sometimes I feel like a chameleon, I can adjust to any social group or climate, but I never feel content. I have preferences, but I have never totally not...
but i am not even worth knowing. nothinbg special am i.
That’s a big question if you really think about it.
It’s one of the many questions that we don’t ask often verbally, yet it shakes the way we see ourselves and the way we...
I am unhappily married would never cheat and my old boyfriend and I are still friends and talk quite frequently as friends do.
Recently I had a dream involving my old boyfriend...
Hi everyone I pissed of a wonderful person on here she is severely mad at me and blocked me. She was the last friend I had who was extremely nice to me and understood me. Yes, it...
no one knows how I've felt every single day since last year on January 20, 2013. my grandma died that day. she was the only person I really loved! the only one I could talk to! the...
People generally only see 1 side of me.
It has bothered me a lot recently that there are a select few people who seem to have an alarmingly high opinion of me, that I am some kind...
Remember How I was shocked seeing people has two sometimes three bedrooms but only one bathroom? Then you cleaned yours for me, to use. You use the guest one. You told me to wait...
I feel like no one knows what im going through.....I feel like im all alone in life....and im not gonna make it
I'll share two quotes that really caught my eye...I've been wanting to share for a while now now anyway ;}D Yes I did mean to make a typo ^_^
Brain: o_O Just get on with it -_-'
German proverbs: part 1
A bolt does not always fall when it thunders.
A cat is a lion to mouse.
A clean mouth and honest hand, will take a man through any land.
A closed mouth and...
Al Pacino's Inch By Inch speech from Any Given Sunday
I don't know what to say really.
to the biggest battle of our professional lives
all comes down to today...
A bad wound heals but a bad word doesn’t.
A broken hand works, but not a broken heart.
A thief is a king till he’s caught.
A thief knows a thief as a wolf...
When I was a kid
I used to think that pork chops and karate chops
Were the same thing
I thought they were both pork chops
And because my grandmother thought it was cute
“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
- Oscar Wilde
"Everything in life is temporary. So if things are going good, enjoy it because it won't last forever. And if...
A malignant sore throat is a danger; a malignant throat not sore is worse.
A dose of adversity is often as needful as a dose of medicine.
A man can die just once...
German proverbs part 3
He who conquers his anger has conquered an enemy.
He who envies, suffers.
He who grasps too much lets much fall.
He who has once burnt his mouth always...
A hawk kills because it is his nature; a man because it is his pleasure.
All the smiths can't mend a broken egg.
An oath broken by one does not thereafter bind the other...
Difference between a smart person and a wise person:
a smart person knows what to say, a wise person knows whether to say it or not.
Better late than never.
If the wind will not serve, take to the oars.
Laugh at life; don’t cry over it.
A man needs a good mirror to scrutinize his heart as well...
German proverbs: part 2 [I have been going through the German-Proverbs part with ten of their pages per one of my posts. They have 67 pages of German posts. I will send more later...
Yesterday, I cried.
I came home, went straight to my room,
sat on the edge of my bed,
kicked off my shoes, unhooked my bra,
and I had myself a good cry.
I cried until my nose was...
Proverbs from Kenya:
He who does not know one thing knows another
Having a good discussion is like having riches.
All cassavas have the same skins but not all taste the same.
Proverb from Turkey:
Even though you know a thousand things, ask the man who knows one.
Latin: [page 1]
A chain is only as strong as its weakest link.
A door must be either shut or open.
A few things gained by fraud destroy a fortune otherwise honestly won...
“Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don’t"
"The most I can do for my friend is simply to be his friend. I have no wealth to bestow on him. If he knows that I am happy in loving him, he will want no other reward. Is not...
"A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked." ~ Bernard Meltzer ♥
"You have been my friend. That in itself is a tremendous thing. I wove my webs for you because I liked you. After all, what's a life, anyway? We're born, we live a little while, we...
I picked 'nodefinition' as my username because it is a shortened version of one of my favorite quotes that I hope to get a tattoo of someday.
“To define is to limit.” -Oscar...
“Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.”
― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow