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We should often be ashamed of our finest actions if the world understood our motives.
– Francois de La Rochefoucauld
We should pass on to future generations the opportunity to enjoy these places and not have them transformed into ordinary places
– Edgar Wayburn
We should seek by all means in our power to avoid war, by analysing possible causes, by trying to remove them, by discussion in a spirit of collaboration and good will. I cannot believe that such a programme would be rejected by the people of this country, even if it does mean the establishment of personal contact with the dictators.
– Neville Chamberlain
We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality.
– Albert Einstein
We should take care not to make the intellect our god; it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality.
– Albert Einstein
We should weep for men at their birth, not at their death.
– Montesquieu
We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.
– Stephen Covey
We simply rob ourselves when we make presents to the dead.
– Publilius Syrus
We sleep safe in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm.
– George Orwell
We sleep, but the loom of life never stops, and the pattern which was weaving when the sun went down is weaving when it comes up in the morning.
– Henry Ward Beecher
We slew the goliath of raciism,but, we now must contend with his offspring.
– Rev. Jesse Jackson
We sometimes laugh from ear to ear, but it would be impossible for a smile to be wider than the distance between our eyes.
– Chazal
We spend most of our time and energy in a kind of horizontal thinking. We move along the surface of thingsbut there are times when we stop. We sit sill. We lose ourselves in a pile of leaves or its memory. We listen and breezes from a whole other world begin to whisper.
– James Carroll
We spend most of our time and energy in a kind of horizontal thinking. We move along the surface of thingsā€¦[but] there are times when we stop. We sit sill. We lose ourselves in a pile of leaves or its memory. We listen and breezes from a whole other world begin to whisper.
– James Carroll, O Magazine, October 2002
We spend the first twelve months of our children's lives teaching them to walk and talk and the next twelve telling them to sit down and shut up.
– Phyllis
We stand for freedom. That is our conviction for ourselves that is our only commitment to others.
– John F. Kennedy
We stand for freedom. That is our conviction for ourselves; that is our only commitment to others.
– John F. Kennedy
We stand today on the edge of a new frontier-the frontier of the 1960s-a frontier of unknown opportunities and perils-a frontier of unfulfilled hopes and threats.
– John Fitzgerald Kennedy
We stare into the fire of life, the flame of the soul, Yet we stand, so far away, Basking in the eternal energy that flows from within it, We stand back, too scared to approach the flames.
– Unknown
We steal if we touch tomorrow. It is God's.
– Henry Ward Beecher
We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
– Albert Einstein
We still do not know one-thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
– Albert Einstein
We still think of a powerful man as a born leader and a powerful woman as an anomaly.
– Margaret Atwood
We strain to renew our capacity for wonder, to shock ourselves into astonishment once again.
– Shana Alexander
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
– Norman Vincent Peale

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