Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Quotations

The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterwards.
Arthur Koestler (1905 - 1983)

Until you've lost your reputation, you never realize what a burden it was.
Margaret Mitchell (1900 - 1949)

Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.
Seneca (5 BC - 65 AD)


America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)


Roam abroad in the world, and take thy fill of its enjoyments before the day shall come when thou must quit it for good.
Saadi (1184 - 1291)

I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.
Louisa May Alcott (1832 - 1888)

There is an alchemy in sorrow. It can be transmuted into wisdom, which, if it does not bring joy, can yet bring happiness.
Pearl Buck (1892 - 1973)

Honest differences are often a healthy sign of progress.
Mahatma Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

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