Found 231 quotes starting with J:

Skip to:JJAJBJC - JEJF - JHJI - JKJL - JNJO - JQJR - JTJU - JWJX - JZ

Just as I shall select my ship when I am about to go on a voyage, or my house when I propose to take a residence, so I shall choose my death when I am about to depart from life.
– Seneca, Epistulae Morales
Just as in earthly life lovers long for the moment when they are able to breathe forth their love for each other, to let their souls blend in a soft whisper, so the mystic longs for the moment when in prayer he can, as it were, creep into God.
– Søren Kierkegaard
Just as iron rusts from disuse, even so does inaction spoil the intellect.
– Leonardo DaVinci
Just as it would be madness to settle on medical treatment for the body of a person by taking an opinion poll of the neighbors, so it is irrational to prescribe for the body politic by polling the opinions of the people at large.
– Plato
Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.
– Napoleon Hill
Just as the individual is not alone in the group, nor any one in society alone among the others, so man is not alone in the universe.
– Claude Lévi-Strauss
Just as the performance of the vilest and most wicked deeds requires spirit and talent, so even the greatest demand a certain insensitivity which under other circumstances we would call stupidity.
– Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Just as the sand-dunes, heaped one upon another, hide each the first, so in life the former deeds are quickly hidden by those that follow after.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the soul bears the body, so God endures the world. Just as the soul sees but is not seen, so God sees but is not seen.
– The Talmud
Just as the track of birds that cleave the air Is not discovered, nor yet the path of fish That skim the water, so the course of those Who do good actions is not always seen.
– Mahabharata
Just as the wave cannot exist for itself, but is ever a part of the heaving surface of the ocean, so must I never live my life for itself, but always in the experience which is going on around me.
– Albert Schweitzer
Just as the wave cannot exist for itself, but is ever a part of the heaving surface of the ocean, so must I never live my life for itself, but always in the experience which is going on around me. It is an uncomfortable doctrine which the true ethics whisper into my ear. You are happy, they say; therefore you are called upon to give much.
– Albert Schweitzer
Just as there is a lower carelessness which means death to the soul, so there is a higher carelessness which is the supreme gift of religion. We must all at length rest back upon God.
– W. E. Orchard
Just as there is nothing between the admirable omelet and the intolerable, so with autobiography.
– Hilaire Belloc
Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue.
– Buddha
Just as you began to feel that you could make good use of time, there was no time left to you.
– Lisa Alther
Just as, when we touch a live wire, the electric force infuses itself into our body, when we deeply meditate on God the power of the whole universe seeks entry into our personality.
– Swami Krishnananda
Just be honest with yourself. That opens the door.
– Vernon Howard
Just be who you want to be not what others want to see
– Palak Jain
Just be yourself, because on the inside, that's what counts and that is what makes every person beautiful inside and out.
– Miriam Ferguson
Just because a man lacks the use of his eyes doesn't mean he lacks vision.
– Stevie Wonder
Just because a thing is funny doesn’t mean it doesn’t have a mystery.
– Vikrant Parsai
Just because anyone can pilot a ship in the sea doesn’t always mean that they also know how to swim in it.
– Vikrant Parsai
Just because Fate doesn?t deal you the right cards, it doesn?t mean you should give up. It just means you have to play the cards you get to their maximum potential.
– Les Brown
Just because i was born in a stable does not make me a horse
– Duke of Wellington

We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!


The Web's Largest Resource for

Famous Quotes & Sayings


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network