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Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.
– Dr. Robert SchullerRate it:
Better to get up late and be wide awake than to get up early and be asleep all day.
– AnonymousRate it:
Better to have loved and lost a short person than never to have loved a tall.
– David ChamblessRate it:
Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness.
– Chinese ProverbRate it:
Better to lose count while naming your blessings than to lose your blessings to counting your troubles.
– Maltbie Davenport BabcockRate it:
Better to reign in Hell than serve in Heaven.
– John Milton, Paradise LostRate it:
Better to rely on one powerful king than on many little princes.
– Jean de La FontaineRate it:
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
– Abraham LincolnRate it:
Better to say nothing or just a few thoughts that mean truly something valuable than a whole lot of things which seem nothing but a garbage of words to someone truly valuable.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
Better to write for yourself and have no public, than to write for the public and have no self.
– Cyril ConnollyRate it:
Better were it to be unborn than to be ill bred.
– Sir Walter RaleighRate it:
Between a dead-hero and a living-no one, always prefer the latter, always prefer the life! Being no one is infinitely better than being dead!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Between a stupid fascist and an intelligent fascist, prefer the intelligent one, because there is always a chance to persuade the clever one about the mistakes of his actions! There is no such a chance for stupid and ignorant fascist!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Between eigtheen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with money, but with actions. Most men buy nothing.
– Andre MalrauxRate it:
Between flattery and admiration there often flows a river of contempt.
– Minna AntrimRate it:
Between friends differences in taste or opinion are irritating in direct proportion to their triviality.
– W. H. AudenRate it:
Between my head and my hand, there is always the face of death.
– Francis PicabiaRate it:
Between Napoleon and his army, always choose Napoleon; because He can create another army, but his army cannot create a Napoleon!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Between religion's this is and poetry's but suppose this is, there must always be some kind of tension, until the possible and the actual meet at infinity.
– Northrop FryeRate it:
Between saying and doing many a pair of shoes is worn out.
– Italian ProverbRate it:
Between saying and doing, many a pair of shoes is worn out.
– Italian ProverbRate it:
Between the age limits of nine and fourteen there occur maidens who, to certain bewitched travelers, twice or many times older than they, reveal their true nature which is not human, but nymphic (that is, demoniac); and these chosen creatures I propose to designate as nymphets.
– Vladimir Vladimirovich NabokovRate it:
Between the amateur and the professional...there is a difference not only in degree but in kind. The skillful man is, within the function of his skill, a different psychological organization...A tennis player or a watchmaker or an airplane pilot is an automatism but he is also criticism and wisdom.
– Bernard De VotoRate it:
Between the great things we cannot do and the small things we will not do, the danger is that we shall do nothing.
– Adolph MonodRate it:
Between the truth and the faith, we must always choose the first one.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:

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