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A proverb is the wisdom of many and the wit of one. John Russell

The stoical scheme of supplying our wants by lopping off our desires, is like cutting off our feet when we want shoes. Jonathan Swift

There is a tide in the affairs of men,<br> Which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune;<br> Omitted, all the voyage of their life<br> Is bound in shallows and in miseries. William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar ………… short life quotes

California is a fine place to live–if you happen to be an orange. Fred Allen

If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable. Seneca

Dost thou not know, my son, with how little wisdom the world is governed? Count Oxenstierna

I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I intended to be. Douglas Adams ……….. short life quotes

Men for the sake of getting a living forget to live. Margaret Fuller

Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has much more patience. Dr. Laurence J. Peter

Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge?<br> Where is the knowledge we have lost in information? T. S. Eliot, The Rock

Our character is what we do when we think no one is looking. H. Jackson Browne, P. S. I Love You ………short life quotes

We shall never cease from exploration<br> And the end of all our exploring<br> Will be to arrive where we started<br> And know the place for the first time. T. S. Eliot

Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall. Frank Lloyd Wright

The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved — loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves. Victor Hugo ………. short life quotes

To fall in love is easy, even to remain in it is not difficult; our human loneliness is cause enough. But it is a hard quest worth making to find a comrade through whose steady presence one becomes steadily the person one desires to be. Anna Louise Strong

It is better to be defeated on principle than to win on lies. Arthur Calwell

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Short Wisdom Quotes

I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand. Confucius

Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater. William Hazlitt ………… short life quotes

Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks. Herodotus

Politics is applesauce. Will Rogers

The great masses of the people… will more easily fall victims to a big lie than to a small one. Adolph Hitler

You can discover what your enemy fears most by observing the means he uses to frighten you. Eric Hoffer ……… short life quotes

You do not destroy an idea by killing people; you replace it with a better one. Edward Keating

Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly. Robert F. Kennedy

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. Martin Luther King Jr.

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. Martin Luther King Jr.

Where all men think alike, no one thinks very much. Walter Lippmann

I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts. John Locke….. short life quotes

Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book. Ronald Reagan

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off the goal. Hannah More

Ten people who speak make more noise than ten thousand who are silent. Napoleon

A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights. Napoleon

History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon. Napoleon…….. short life quotes

Bad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote. George Jean Nathan

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Lack of will power has caused more failure than lack of intelligence or ability. Flower A. Newhouse

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