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It is a fine thing to establish one's own religion in one's heart, not to be dependent on tradition and second-hand ideals. Life will seem to you, later, not a lesser, but a greater thing.
– D. H. LawrenceRate it:
It is a good answer that knows when to stop.
– Italian ProverbRate it:
It is a good habit to thank always the bridge which takes you to the other side or to mention the name of the bridge or to take the photo of it or to repair it if you can! In short, do something good for those who do goodness for you!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
It is a good idea to be ambitious, to have goals, to want to be good at what you do, but it is a terrible mistake to let drive and ambition get in the way of treating people with kindness and decency. The point is no that they will then be nice to you. It is that you will feel better about yourself.
– Robert Merton SolowRate it:
It is a good morning exercise for a research scientist to discard a pet hypothesis every day before breakfast. It keeps him young.
– Konrad LorenzRate it:
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
– P. G. WodehouseRate it:
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
– P. G. WodehouseRate it:
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
– P. G. WodehouseRate it:
It is a good success to take people from the city to the forests; but there is a much greater success: To bring the forest to the people, to the cities! To bring heaven to the hell!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.
– Sir Winston Churchill, My Early Life, 1930Rate it:
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations. Bartlett's Familiar Quotations is an admirable work, and I studied it intently. The quotations when engraved upon the memory give you good thoughts. They also make you anxious to read the authors and look for more.
– Winston ChurchillRate it:
It is a good thing that life is not as serious as it seems to a waiter.
– Don HeroldRate it:
It is a great ability to be able to conceal one's ability.
– Francois de La RochefoucauldRate it:
It is a great thing to know our vices.
– CiceroRate it:
It is a great thing to know the season for speech and the season for silence.
– SenecaRate it:
It is a great thing to start life with a small number of really good books which are your very own.
– Conan DoyleRate it:
It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet words are not deeds.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
It is a kind of policy in these days to prefix a fantastical title to a book which is to be sold; for as larks come down to a day-net, many vain readers will tarry and stand gazing, like silly passengers, at an antic picture in a painter?s shop that will not look at a judicious piece.
– BurtonRate it:
It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money.
– Albert CamusRate it:
It is a lesson never learned: Matters of state and the heart that start with a lie rarely end well.
– Maureen Dowd, New York Times, January 10, 2005Rate it:
It is a lovely thing to have a husband and wife developing together and having the feeling of falling in love again. That is what marriage really means helping one another to reach the full status of being persons, responsible and autonomous beings who do not run away from life.
– Paul TournierRate it:
It is a mad man who gather in an angry Lion's den.
– Pauline MusaririRate it:
It is a man's own mind, not his enemy or foe, that lures him to evil ways.
– BuddhaRate it:
It is a mass language only in the same sense that its baseball slang is born of baseball players. That is, it is a language which is being molded by writers to do delicate things and yet be within the grasp of superficially educated people. It is not a natural growth, much as its proletarian writers would like to think so. But compared with it at its best, English has reached the Alexandrian stage of formalism and decay.
– Raymond ChandlerRate it:
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations.
– Charles Dickens, Bleak HouseRate it:

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