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We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light. Plato

Act in the valley so that you need not fear those who stand on the hill. Danish proverb

Indeed, wretched the man whose fame makes his misfortunes famous. Lucius Accius

The worst thing about being famous is the invasion of your privacy. Justin Timberlake

I’m famous today. People like me today. Might not like me tomorrow. You can’t count on it. Dave Chappelle

Avoid popularity; it has many snares, and no real benefit. William Penn

Famous quotes about Life

Famous quotes about Life



The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you’ve got it made. Groucho Marx

Minds are like parachutes. They only function when they are open. Sir James Dewar, Scientist

Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living; the world owes you nothing; it was here first. Mark Twain

Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example. Mark Twain

Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises. Samuel Butler

Famous quotes about Love

Famous quotes about Love

Love consists of this: two solitudes that meet, protect and greet each other. Rainer Maria Rilke

Love is like the wind, you can’t see it, but you can feel it. Nicholas Sparks

Love doesn’t make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile. Franklin P. Jones

All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt. Charles Schulz

Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own. Robert Heinlein

Love loves to love love. James Joyce

Famous quotes about Success

Famous quotes about Success
Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again. Richard Branson

Success is simple. Do what’s right, the right way, at the right time. Arnold H. Glasgow

Victory is sweetest when you’ve known defeat. Malcolm S. Forbes

Action is the foundational key to all success. Pablo Picasso

The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny. Albert Ellis

I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure which is: Try to please everybody. Herbert B. Swope

Famous quotes about Change

Famous quotes about Change

Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending. Maria Robinson

You must welcome change as the rule but not as your ruler. Denis Waitley

There is a certain relief in change, even though it be from bad to worse! As I have often found in traveling in a stagecoach, that it is often a comfort to shift one’s position, and be bruised in a new place. Washington Irving

The wheel of change moves on, and those who were down go up and those who were up go down. Jawaharlal Nehru

Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.  C.S. Lewis

Time is a dressmaker specializing in alterations. Faith Baldwin

Famous quotes about Funny

Famous quotes about Funny

The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits. Albert Einstein

A good speech should be like a woman’s skirt: long enough to cover the subject and short enough to create interest. Winston Churchill

Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe. Albert Einstein

The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don’t want, drink what you don’t like, and do what you’d rather not. Mark Twain

The world today doesn’t make sense, so why should I paint pictures that do? Pablo Picasso

There was a time when people said, ‘Jim, if you keep on making faces, your face will freeze like that.’ Now they just say, ‘Pay him!’ Jim Carey

Famous quotes about Happiness

Famous quotes about Happiness

It isn’t what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about. Dale Carnegie

It’s a helluva start, being able to recognize what makes you happy. Lucille Ball



Don’t underestimate the value of Doing Nothing, of just going along, listening to all the things you can’t hear, and not bothering. Winnie the Pooh

There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will. Epictetus

We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result of getting something we don’t have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have. Frederick Keonig

Famous quotes about Positive

Famous quotes about Positive

I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter. Walt Disney

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will. Zig Ziglar

Pessimism leads to weakness, optimism to power. William James

You can’t make positive choices for the rest of your life without an environment that makes those choices easy, natural, and enjoyable. Deepak Chopra

The thing that lies at the foundation of positive change, the way I see it, is service to a fellow human being. Lee lacocca

Positive thinking is more than just a tagline. It changes the way we behave. And I firmly believe that when I am positive, it not only makes me better, but it also makes those around me better. Harvey Mackay

Famous quotes about Friendship

Famous quotes about Friendship

Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart. Washington Irving

There’s not a word yet for old friends who’ve just met. Jim Henson

A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world. Leo Buscaglia

Don’t make friends who are comfortable to be with. Make friends who will force you to lever yourself up. Thomas J. Watson

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you. Dale Carnegie

A friend is someone who understands your past, believes in your future, and accepts you just the way you are. Unknown

Famous quotes about Family

Famous quotes about Family

A family is a place where minds come in contact with one another.  Buddha

I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it. Harry S. Truman

Love your family. Spend time, be kind & serve one another. Make no room for regrets. Tomorrow is not promised & today is short.

In every dispute between parent and child, both cannot be right, but they may be, and usually are, both wrong. It is this situation which gives family life its peculiar hysterical charm. Isaac Rosenfeld

Unconditional love is loving your kids for who they are, not for what they do… it isn’t something you will achieve every minute of every day. But it is the thought we must hold in our hearts every day. Stephanie Marston

We must take care of our families wherever we find them. Elizabeth Gilbert

Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible — the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family. Virginia Satir

Top Quotes

Famous quotes

Power is not of a man. Wealth does not center in the person of the wealthy. Celebrity is not inherent in any personality. To be celebrated, to be wealthy, to have power requires access to major institutions. C. Wright Mills

I have as much privacy as a goldfish in a bowl. Princess Margaret

Famous people feel that they must perpetually be on the crest of the wave, not realising that it is against all the rules of life. You can’t be on top all the time, it isn’t natural. Olivia De Havilland

I’d rather be able to face myself in the bathroom mirror than be rich and famous. Ani DiFranco

Don’t pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches. Andy Warhol

I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous. Walt Disney

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