A collection of interesting quotes from a variety of people.
"If you want something done well, do it yourself."
- Napolean Bonaparte
"Art is but imitation of nature." - Vincent
"The only certain thing in the world is change."
- I Ching
"Motivation alone is not enough. You have an idiot and
you motivate him, now you have a motivated idiot." -
"Reveal not every secret you have to a friend, for how
can you tell but that friend may hereafter become an enemy.
And bring not all mischief you are able to upon an enemy,
for he may one day become your friend." - Saadi
"Imagination disposes of everything -- it creates beauty,
justice, happiness; which is everything in the world."
"If people really liked to work, we'd still be plowing
the ground with sticks and transporting goods on our backs."
- William Feathers
"Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity
for taking things for granted." - Aldous Huxley
"A good listener is not only popular everywhere, but
after a while he gets to know something." - Wilson
"Men of genius are admired, men of wealth are envied,
men of power are feared; but only men of character are trusted."
"Procrastination is the thief of time." - Edward
"There are two rules for success:
1) Never tell everything you know." - Roger H. Lincoln
"The superior man is modest in his speech but exceeds
in his actions." - Confucius
"The whole problem with the world is that fools and
fanatics are always so certain of themselves, but wiser people
so full of doubts." - Bertrand Russell
"I think I should have no other mortal wants, if I could
always have plenty of music. It seems to infuse strength into
my limbs and ideas into my brain. Life seems to go on without
effort, when I am filled with music." - George Eliot
"The happiest people are those who think the most interesting
thoughts. Those who decide to use leisure as a means of mental
development, who love good music, good books, good pictures,
good company, good conversation, are the happiest people in
the world. And they are not only happy in themselves, they
are the cause of happiness in others." - William
"Never explain--your friends do not need it and your
enemies will not believe you anyway. - Elbert Hubbard
"The statistics on sanity are that one out of every
four Americans is suffering from some form of mental illness.
Think of your three best friends. If they're okay, then it's
you." - Rita Mae Brown