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Whenever people say 'we mustn't be sentimental,' you can take it they are about to do something cruel. And if they add, 'we must be realistic,' they mean they are going to make money out of it.
– Brigid Antonia Brophy
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Whenever the literary German dives into a sentence, that is the last you are going to see of him until he emerges on the other side of his atlantic with his verb in his mouth.
– Mark Twain
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Whenever the people are well informed, they can be trusted with their own government that whenever things get so far wrong as to attract their notice, they may be relied on to set them to rights.
– Thomas Jefferson
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Whenever there are in any country uncultivated lands and unemployed poor, it is clear that the laws of property have been so far extended as to violate natural right. The earth is given as a common stock for man to labor and live on. The small landowners are the most precious part of a state.
– Thomas Jefferson
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Whenever there is a simple error that most laymen fall for, there is always a slightly more sophisticated version of the same problem that experts fall for.
– Amos Tversky
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Whenever there is authority, there is a natural inclination to disobedience.
– Thomas Chandler Haliburton
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Whenever we look back in life and connect the dots, we often discover the strange fact of life; a strange dichotomy that at every juncture when we felt that we were being rejected for a good opportunity, we were in actuality getting directed to a far better opportunity of lifetime, precisely at that very moment. Such is the stream of life, flowing constantly, uninterrupted, always upwards and onwards! A Viaxe Continua!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
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Whenever we read the obscene stories, the voluptuous debaucheries, the cruel and torturous executions, the unrelenting vindictiveness, with which more than half the bible is filled, it would seem more consistent that we called it the word of a demon than the Word of God. It is a history of wickedness that has served to corrupt and brutalize mankind.
– Thomas Paine, "The Age of Reason"
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Whenever we read the obscene stories, voluptuous debaucheries, the cruel and tortous executions, the unrelenting vindictivenes, with which more than half the Bible is filled, it would be more consistant that we called it the word of a Demon than the word of God. It is a history of wickedness that has served to corrupt and brutalize mankind, and, for my part, I sincerly detest it as I detest everything that is cruel.
– Thomas Paine
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Whenever we touch someone’s life, we leave a trace over there. Always leave good traces so that you can walk in the streets freely!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Whenever we wake up from a horrible nightmare, we don't immediately scream out of happiness.It takes a while to feel so safe and so good.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Whenever you are angry, be assured that it is not only a present evil, but that you have increased a habit.
– Epictetus
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Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
– Theodore Roosevelt
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Whenever you are to do a thing, though it can never be known but to yourself, ask yourself how you would act were all the world looking at you and act accordingly.
– Thomas Jefferson
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Whenever you argue with another wiser than yourself in order that others may admire your wisdom, they will discover your ignorance.
– Saadi
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Whenever you commend, add your reasons for doing so it is this which distinguishes the approbation of a man of sense from the flattery of sycophants and admiration of fools.
– Sir Richard Steele
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Whenever you commend, add your reasons for doing so; it is this which distinguishes the approbation of a man of sense from the flattery of sycophants and admiration of fools.
– Sir Richard Steele
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Whenever you fall, pick up something
– Oswald Theodore Avery
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Whenever you find a good idea, search for the owner to honour him!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Whenever you find that you are on the side of the majority, it is time to reform.
– Mark Twain
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Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it's time to pause and reflect.
– Mark Twain
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Whenever you have an efficient government you have a dictatorship.
– Harry S Truman
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Whenever you have an efficient government, you have a dictatorship.
– Harry S. Truman
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Whenever you look at a piece of work and you think the fellow was crazy, then you want to pay some attention to that. One of you is likely to be, and you had better find out which one it is. It makes an awful lot of difference.
– Charles Franklin Kettering, (1876-1958)
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Whenever you see a beautiful rose in the garden, you should avoid the temptation to pluck it. Because if you pluck it, it will die soon. True Beauty is never meant for possession but for your true appreciation.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
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