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.
If we cannot live so as to be happy, let us at least live so as to deserve it.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
- Lao Tzu
Categorized under Kindness
A wise traveler never despises his own country.
Categorized under Travel
The will to excel and the will to win, they endure. They are more important than any events that occasion them.
Adults are just obsolete children and the hell with them.
I want to know the truth, however perverted that may sound.
I would rather be a coward than brave because people hurt you when you are brave.
Virtue is persecuted more by the wicked than it is loved by the good.
Categorized under Virtue
LOVE: A word properly applied to our delight in particular kinds of food; sometimes metaphorically spoken of the favorite objects of all our appetites.
Oh, give us the man who sings at his work.
More people out of work leads to higher unemployment.`
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
In a democracy dissent is an act of faith. Like medicine, the test of its value is not in its taste, but in its effects.
I see young men, my townsmen, whose misfortune it is to have inherited farms, houses, cattle, barns, and farming tools, for these are more easily acquired than gotten rid of. Better if they had been born in the open pasture and suckled by a wolf, that they might have seen with clearer eyes what field they were called to labour in.
Call not that man wretched, who whatever ills he suffers, has a child to love.
Categorized under Children
We cannot destroy kindred: Our chains stretch a little sometimes, but they never break.
I have an affection for a great city. I feel safe in the neighborhood of man, and enjoy the sweet security of the streets.
Categorized under City
A wise man can see more from the bottom of a well than a fool can from a mountain top.
No matter what side of the argument you are on, you always find people on your side that you wish were on the other.
Never underestimate the power of the irate customer.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is.
To conquer without risk is to triumph without glory.
Categorized under Risk
The affections are like lightning: you cannot tell where they will strike till they have fallen.
Categorized under Affection
We know very little, and yet it is astonishing that we know so much, and still more astonishing that so little knowledge can give us so much power.
Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to get leisure.
When defeat is inevitable, it is wisest to yield.
It is better to obey the mysterious direction, without any fuss, when it points to a new road, however strange that road may be. There is probably as much reason for it, if the truth were known, as for anything else.
Each generation will reap what the former generation has sown.
There are few sorrows, however poignant, in which a good income is of no avail.
It is better for you to be free of fear lying upon a pallet,than to have a golden couch and a rich table and be full of trouble.
Categorized under Wealth