Welcome to Quote Meanings. This page lists the 30 random quotes we have in our database and soon will provide users a means to discuss the meanings of quotes listed here. It is updated with new quotes every minute.
Every problem has a gift for you in its hands.
There is nothing good or evil save in the will.
Categorized under Will
Thou shalt be both the plaintiff and the judge of thine own cause.
Military intelligence is a contradiction in terms.
While grief is fresh, every attempt to divert only irritates. You must wait till it be digested, and then amusement will dissipate the remains of it.
I would rather be ashes than dust. I would rather that my spark should burn out in a brilliant blaze than it should be stifled by a dryrot. I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in a magnificient glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet.
The proper function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days trying to prolong them. I shall use my time.
Temptation rarely comes in working hours. It is in their leisure time that men are made or marred.
It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity.
He who demands mercy and shows none burns the bridges over which he himself must later pass.
You can be a rank insider as well as a rank outsider.
Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.
Categorized under Envy
Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.
You guys over there, pair up into groups of three.
A friend is a gift you give yourself.
If scientific reasoning were limited to the logical processes of arithmetic, we should not get very far in our understanding of the physical world. One might as well attempt to grasp the game of poker entirely by the use of the mathematics of probability.
SCCS is the source-code motel -- your code checks in but it never checks out.
There is a certain age at which a child looks at you in all earnestness and delivers a long, pleased speech in all the true inflections of spoken English, but with not one recognizable syllable. There is no way you can tell the child that if language had been a melody, he had mastered it and done well, but that since it was in fact a sense, he had botched it utterly.
Have the wild things no moral or legal rights? What right has man to inflict such long and fearful agony on a fellow creature, simply because that creature does not speak his language?
Speak the truth, but leave immediately after.
Science is the search for truth - it is not a game in which one tries to beat his opponent, to do harm to others. We need to have the spirit of science in international affairs, to make the conduct of international affairs the effort to find t he right solution, the just solution of international problems, not the effort by each nation to get the better of other nations, to do harm to them when it is possible.
No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.
Categorized under Beauty
Enhance and intensify one's vision of that synthesis of truth and beauty which is the highest and deepest reality.
Categorized under Integrity
The poet only asks to get his head into the heavens. It is the logician who seeks to get the heavens into his head. And it it his head that splits.
A door is what a dog is perpetually on the wrong side of.
The absence of the beloved, short though it may last, always lasts too long.
Categorized under Absence
Man forgives woman anything save the wit to outwit him.
The changes in the human condition are uncertain and frequent. Many, on whom fortune has bestowed her favours, may trace their family to a more unprosperous station; and many who are now in obscurity, may look back upon the affluence and exalted rank of their ancestors.
Bisexuality immediately doubles your chances for a date on Saturday night.