Random Quotes From Famous & Popular People
Those wars are unjust which are undertaken without provocation. For only a war waged for revenge or defense can be just.
Nature has made a pebble and a female. The lapidary makes the diamond, and the lover makes the woman.
~ Victor Hugo ~
When you are angry or frustrated, what comes out? Whatever it is, it's a good indication of what you're made of.
Sometimes I wonder if we shall ever grow up in our politics and say definite things which mean something, or whether we shall always go on using generalities to which everyone can subscribe, and which mean very little.
To look almost pretty is an acquisition of higher delight to a girl who has been looking plain for the first fifteen years of her life than a beauty from her cradle can ever receive.
~ Jane Austen ~
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
~ Helen Keller ~
Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history for poetry expresses the universal, and history only the particular.
~ Aristotle ~
There is, so I believe, in the essence of everything, something that we cannot call learning. There is, my friend, only a knowledge - that is everywhere.
~ Hermann Hesse ~
It is the ultimate luxury to combine passion and contribution. It's also a very clear path to happiness.
~ Sheryl Sandberg ~