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.
All my life affection has been showered upon me, and every forward step I have made has been taken in spite of it.
Categorized under Affection
Any new venture goes through the following stages: enthusiasm, complication, disillusionment, search for the guilty, punishment of the innocent, and decoration of those who did nothing.
As a scientist, I am not sure anymore that life can be reduced to a class struggle, to dialectical materialism, or any set of formulas. Life is spontaneous and it is unpredictable, it is magical. I think that we have struggled so hard with the tangible that we have forgotten the intangible.
All experience is an arch wherethrough gleams that untravelled world whose margin fades for ever and for ever when I move.
Categorized under Experience
The secret of eternal youth is arrested development.
From each according to their ability, to each according to their need.
From the sublime to the ridiculous is but a step.
My words fly up, my thoughts remain below:
Words without thoughts never to heaven go.
Blood is thicker than water, but politics are thicker than blood.
The ability to quote is a serviceable substitute for wit.
Dwelling on the negative simply contributes to its power.
Only a life lived for others is a life worth while.
Happiness is always a by-product. It is probably a matter of temperament, and for anything I know it may be glandular. But it is not something that can be demanded from life, and if you are not happy you had better stop worrying about it and see what treasures you can pluck from your own brand of unhappiness.
Love gives itself; it is not bought.
Categorized under Love
When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.
Categorized under Love
The man who sets out to carry a cat by its tail learns something that will always be useful and which never will grow dim or doubtful.
Categorized under Animals
Gentlemen, you are now about to embark on a course of studies which will occupy you for two years. Together, they form a noble adventure. But I would like to remind you of an important point. Nothing that you will learn in the course of your studies will be of the slightest possible use to you in after life, save only this, that if you work hard and intelligently you should be able to detect when a man is talking rot, and that, in my view, is the main, if not the sole, purpose of education.
If you choose not to decide, you still have made a choice.
The world is seldom what it seems; to man, who dimly sees, realities appear as dreams, and dreams realities.
Categorized under World
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself.
When the idea of any pleasure strikes your imagination, make a just computation between the duration of the pleasure and that of the repentance that is likely to follow it.
Categorized under Pleasure
...people find it far easier to forgive others for being wrong than being right.
It would be naive to think that the problems plaguing mankind today can be solved with means and methods which were applied or seemed to work in the past. . .
The truth is easiest to disprove - its defenses are down.
Keep your broken arm inside your sleeve.
Those who wish to appear wise among fools, among the wise seem foolish.
To be intelligent is to be open-minded, active, memoried, and persistently experimental.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Categorized under Deceit