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Johannes was something of a Renaissance man. First of all, artist. Then author, historian, archivist and even sort-of farmer. Above all, he was a thoughtful, loving and loveable human being who thought very deeply about the human condition
– Tertius Myburgh
John F. Kennedy says: ‘Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.’ I suggest that forgive your enemies and forget their names too! Don’t leave any stone in your head; keep only the flowers, only the names of the good men!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
John Johnson Now this is something the other tour guides won't tell you. In this particular cell-block, Machine Gun Kelly had what we call in the prison system, a bitch. And one night in a jealous rage Kelly took a make-shift knife or shiv, and cut out the bitch's eyes. And as if this wasn't enough retribution for Kelly, the next day he and four other inmates took turns pissing into the bitch's ocular cavities. (short pause) This way to the cafeteria
– So I Married an Axe Murderer
John Marshall has made his decision: now let him enforce it!
– Andrew Jackson
Johnny couldn't read ... for the simple reason that nobody ever showed him how.
– Rudolf Franz Flesch
Johnny Grubb slides into second with a standup double.
– Jerry Coleman
Johnson himself turned out to be so many different characters he could have populated all of War and Peace and still had a few people left over.
– Herbert Mitgang
Join the company of lions rather than assume the lead among foxes.
– The Talmud
Jokes of the proper kind, properly told, can do more to enlighten questions of politics, philosophy, and literature than any number of dull arguments.
– Isaac Asimov
Josef Stalin once said that ‘Gratitude is a sickness suffered by dogs.’ Let us correct this: Ingratitude is a horrible disease belongs to the callous rocks! A grateful dog is a being much more developed than an ungrateful man!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Josh Billings said, It is not only the most difficult thing to know oneself, but the most inconvenient one, too. Human beings have always employed an enormous variety of clever devices for running away from themselves, and the modern world is particularly rich in such stratagems.
– John W. Gardner
Journal writing is a voyage to the interior.
– Christina Baldwin
Journalism is literature in a hurry.
– Matthew Arnold
Journalism is popular, but it is popular mainly as fiction. Life is one world, and life seen in the newspapers is another.
– G. K. Chesterton
Journalism is the ability to meet the challenge of filling space.
– Rebecca West
Journalism justifies its own existence by the great Darwinian principle of the survival of the vulgarist.
– Oscar Wilde
Journalism largely consists of saying 'Lord Jones is Dead' to people who never knew that Lord Jones was alive.
– G. K. Chesterton
Journalist: a person without any ideas but with an ability to express them; a writer whose skill is improved by a deadline: the more time he has, the worse he writes.
– Karl Kraus
Journalists cover words and delude themselves into thinking they have committed journalism.
– Hedrick Smith
Journey to any genuine success can be liken to a bone with a marrow, which one enjoys only if he dares crack the bone open. The above principle is equally applicable and obtainable too to journey to any genuine success. I mean, until you are ready to face your challenges fearlessly/unyieldingly, you will never enjoy the reward for perseverance which is genuine success.
– Emeasoba George
Journey to greatness/genuine success is likely to prove tough sometimes. But you ought not to quit. Rather, toughen yourself. After all, tough time doesn't last long i.e. you can/will outlive it. ~Emeasoba George.
– Emeasoba George
Joy can be real only if people look on their life as a service, and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness.
– Leo Tolstoy
Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
– Mother Theresa
Joy is but the sign that creative emotion is fulfilling its purpose.
– Charles Du Bos
Joy is not a thing, it is in us.
– Charles Wagner

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