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The sinners sins against himself; the wrongdoer wrongs himself, becoming the worse by his own action. Marcus Aurelius, Meditations, Book nine

A man does not sin by commission only, but often by omission. Marcus Aurelius, Meditations, Book nine

Erase fancy; curb impulse; quench desire; let sovereign reason have the mastery. Marcus Aureluis, Meditations, Book nine …………… best short quotes

I think that the Communist Party as a political organization is of no danger to the United States. It has no following and has been disregarded by the American people for many, many years. Robert F. Kennedy, “A Thousand Days,” by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. [1965]

Pray for the dead, and fight like hell for the living. Mother Jones

I looked with chameleon eyes upon the changing face of the world, looked with anonymous vision upon my uncompleted self. Anais Nin, House of Incest

Holiness is doing God?s will with a smile. Mother Theresa ………… best short quotes

God is not in need of anything, but all things are in need of him. Marcus Aristides

God will not look you over for medals, degrees or diplomas, but for scars. Elbert Hubbard

God is love,and he who abides in love abides in God, and God in him. John the Elder

The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons. Aristotle, Rhetoric

God gave us memories that we might have roses in December. James M. Barrie

Jealousy: that Dragon which slays love under the pretence of keeping it alive. Havelock Ellis

Mankind must put an end to war or war will put an end to mankind. John F. Kennedy

Prejudice is the Child of Ignorance. William Hazlitt ………. best short quotes

If someone is going to kill me, they are going to kill me. — John F. Kennedy (to Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr.), 1962. John F. Kennedy, “A Thousand Days,” by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr [1965]

If I am to die, this is the week for it. — John F. Kennedy (to aide John McClone in response to a CIA report about rumours of an assassination plot), June 1962. John F. Kennedy, “A Thousand Days,” by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr [1965]

Who can tell who will be the President a year from now? — John F. Kennedy, speaking to the president of Harvard about why he did not want to delay signing documents relating to a future JFK Presidential Library, 2 October 1963. John F. Kennedy, “A Thousand Days,” by Arthur Schlesinger Jr. [1965]

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We live, as we dream, alone Joseph Conrad ………… best short quotes

He has achieved success who has lived well, laughed often, and loved much. Bessie Stanley

Waste no more time arguing what a god man should be. Be one. Marcus Aurelius, Meditations ? Book Ten

Virtue they will but abuse, and taunt her with bitter revilling. Marcus Aurelius, Meditations – Book Eleven

All the blessings which you pray to obtain hereafter could be yours today, if you did not deny them to yourself. Marcus Aurelius, Meditations ? Book Twelve

The chief proof of mans greatness lies in his perception of his own smallness. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, A Study in Scarlet

If someone tells you who they are, believe them. Maya Angelou ……….. best short quotes

Age is foolish and forgetful when it underestimates youth. J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, 2005

It is the unknown we fear when we look upon death and darkness, nothing more. J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, 2005

The ingenious are always fanciful, and the truly imaginative never otherwise than analytic. Edgar Allen Poe, The Murders in the Rue Morgue ……………. best short quotes

It is said that the camera cannot lie, but rarely do we allow it to do anything else, since the camera sees what you point it at: the camera sees what you want it to see. James Baldwin

Life goes on within you and without you. George Harrision, From the song “Within you without you” from Sgt Pepper

Technology: No Place for Wimps! Scott Adams, Dilbert

No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong. Albert Einstein ……….. best short quotes

…people find it far easier to forgive others for being wrong than being right. J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and The Half-Blood Prince

Knowledge is power. Knowledge shared is power multiplied. Robert Noyce, Article, interview in a magazine

Man is not the creature of circumstances, circumstances are the creatures of men. We are free agents, and man is more powerful than matter. Benjamin Disraeli

Tell me….And I Forget,<br> Teach me…..And I Learn,<br> Involve Me…..And I Remember. Benjamin Franklin, Card

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