your favourite quote's

mustafhakofi

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my favourite quote's are as follow's

due to unforseen circumsance's, the light at the end of the tunnel, will be switched off, until further notice.

Light is not diminished by being shared.

A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.

The invisible and the non-existent look very much alike.

God made me an atheist, Who are you to question his wisdom.

If fifty million people believe a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.

Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.

just a few to start.
 
coluber.... duh....

Me?
Experience is the best teacher (classic)
Do things yourselves, so that something which is missing when you need them the most won't bother you (my own made, but I really wish I could do that)
 
“One man’s theology is another man’s belly laugh.”
“The supreme irony of life is that hardly anyone gets out of it alive.”
 
"The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naïve forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget." - Thomas S. Szasz

"A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools." - Douglas Noel Adams

After a heated argument on some trivial matter Nancy [Astor] shouted, "If I were your wife I would put poison in your coffee!" Whereupon Winston [Churchill] answered, "And if I were your husband I would drink it". - John Fellows Akers

Long live Churchill, an Englishman to be proud of ;)
 
"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art
and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and
stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead: his eyes are closed. "
 
My favorite is from Henry David Thoreau, I believe:

"I hate quotes. Tell me what you know."
(italics added by whoever wrote the book I read that in)

And from Butler:
"A man convinced against his will
Is of the same opinion still."

Annnnnnnnd...
"Dove mi piace!"
-Commodore Stephen Decatur

Finally...
"Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy."
-Benjamin Franklin
 
Every beauty which is seen here below by persons of perception resemble more than anything else that celestial
source from which we all are come...."
-Michelangelo (1475-1564)

"Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world."
-Albert Einstein (1879-1955)


"Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself
and know that everything in life has a purpose."
-Elisabeth Kübler-Ross (1926 -)


"Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be."
-Grandma Moses (1860-1961


"The best and most beautiful things in the world
cannot be seen, nor touched...but are felt in the heart."
-Helen Keller (1880-1968)


"Because man and woman are the complement of one another,
we need woman's thought in national affairs to make
a safe and stable government."
-Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815-1902)


"You are the people who are shaping a better world.
One of the secrets of inner peace is the practice of compassion."
-Dalai Lama (1935 -)


"We all live with the objective of being happy;
our lives are all different and yet the same."
-Anne Frank (1929-1945)


"So many gods, so many creeds;
So many paths that wind and wind,
While just the art of being kind
Is all the sad world needs."
-Ella Wheeler Wilcox (1850-1919)


"What befalls the earth befalls all the sons of the earth.
This we know: the earth does not belong to man, man belongs to the earth.
All things are connected like the blood that unites us all.
Man does not weave this web of life. He is merely a strand of it.
Whatever he does to the web, he does to himself."
-Chief Seattle (1786-1866


"Hope is a thing with feathers
That perches in the soul;
And sings the tune without words
And never stops at all."
-Emily Dickinson (1830-1886)


"Peace cannot be kept by force.
It can only be achieved by understanding."
-Albert Einstein (1879-1955)


"You give but little when you give of your possessions.
It is when you give of yourself that you truly give."
-Kahlil Gibran (1883-1931)


"I leave you, hoping that the lamp of liberty
will burn in your bosoms until there shall no longer
be a doubt that all men are created free and equal."
-Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
 
"Homosexual marriage is not about civil rights. It's about forcing society to accept deviancy as a norm of family life."
 
winston churchill: when told he was drunk.
Sir you are drunk, and Madam you are ugly, but I shall be sober in the morning
 
"Science is what you know. Philosophy is what you don't know. "

"If the human mind was simple enough to understand, we'd be too simple to understand it."
-Emerson Pugh

"Illusion is the first of all pleasures."
-Oscar Wilde

"It matters not whether you win or lose; what matters is whether I win or lose"

"Man has a brain and a penis but only enough blood to run one at a time"
-Robin Williams

I'll have to look for more. I'm not a big fan of quotes, you're just repeating what someone else has come up with. I think quotes are only good to prove a point.
 
"I am jacks total lack of surprise" -fight club-

"11:15, restate my assumptions: 1. Mathematics is the language of nature. 2. Everything around us can be represented and understood through numbers. 3. If you graph these numbers, patterns emerge. Therefore: There are patterns everywhere in nature." - Pi-
 
Those who are well-integrated into such an insane society are truly mad, while those who remain alienated are the most sane.
 
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