Wednesday, June 6, 2007

Quotations

God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.
Oscar Wilde (1834 - 1900)

You must learn from the mistakes of others. You can't possibly live long enough to make them all yourself.
Sam Levenson (1911 - 1980)

Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from a religious conviction.
Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1662)

The first half of our lives is ruined by our parents, and the second half by our children.
Clarence Darrow (1857 - 1965)

All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
Arthur Schopenhauer (1788 - 1860)

Life's greatest happiness is to be convinced that we are loved.
Victor Hugo (1802 - 1885)

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