QUOTES TO PONDER

Welcome to page 5 of my collection of quotes.


Author Unknown:
"A person is grown up not when they can take care of themself, but when they can take care of others."

Author Unknown:
"A true friend walks in when the world walks out."

Author Unknown:
"Beauty is quite different from charm, beauty is what you notice in a woman, charm is when a woman notices you."

Abraham Lincoln:
"Better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt."

Author Unnknown:
"Childhood is that wonderful time of life when all you need do to lose weight is to take a bath."

Author Unknow:
"College is that bright interlude of freedom a young man has between subjection to his mother and submission to his wife."

Author Unknown:
"Consciousness: that annoying time between naps."

Author Unknown:
"Constant use will wear out anything... especially friends."

Author Unknown:
"Discretion is being able to raise your eyebrow instead of your voice."

Author Unknown:
"Don’t think you’re on the right road just because it’s a well-beaten path."

Author Unknown:
"Everybody has a photographic memory. . . . Some don't have film."

Author Unknown:
"Friendship is a golden chain, the links are friends so dear, and like a rare and precious jewel. It's treasured more each year."

Author Unknown:
"Grandparents: the people who think your children are wonderful even though they're sure you're not raising them right."

Author Unknown:
"Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat."

Author Unknown:
"Humans are like tea bags. They never realize their strength until they are put in hot water."

Author Unknown:
"If someone is too tired to give you a smile, leave one of your own, because no one needs a smile as much as those who have none to give."

Author Unknown:
"If time heals all wounds, how come the belly button stays the same?"

Zig Zigler:
"If you go out looking for friends, you're going to find they are very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you'll find them everywhere."

Mark Twain:
"If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything."

Author Unknown:
"If you want to be well liked never lie about yourself, and be careful when telling the truth about others."

Author Unknown:
"It is better to forget and smile, than to remember and be sad."

Author Unknown:
"It is better to have bad breath than to have no breath at all."

Author Unknown:
"It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open your mouth and prove it."

Author Unknown:
"It is better to sleep on what you intend doing than to stay awake over what you've done."

Author Unknown:
"It is not what a teenager knows that worries his parents. It's how he found out."

Author Unknown:
"It is not what they say about you, it's what they whisper."

Author Unknown:
"Laughter is like changing a baby's diaper. It doesn't permanently solve any problems, but it makes thing more acceptable for awhile."

Author Unknown:
"Love is blind.......Marriage is the eye-opener."

Author Unknown:
"Love, like paint, can make things beautiful when you spread it, but it simply dries up when you don't use it."

Author Unknown:
"May your life be long and useful like a roll of toilet paper."

Author Unknown:
"Marriage - is an expensive way of getting your laundry done for free."

Author Unknown:
"Minds, like parachutes, only function when they are open."

Author Unknown:
"Never drive faster than your guardian angel can fly."

Author Unknown:
"No one ever injured his eyesight by looking on the bright side of things."

Author Unknown:
"One good thing about being wrong is the joy it brings to others."

Author Unknown:
"One thing you can give and still keep, is your word."

Author Unknown:
"Our eyes are placed in front because it is more important to look ahead than look back."

Author Unknown:
"Promises are meant to be kept, for they are like precious pearls in an ocean, their value is high and quality genuine and true, and once they are made they can never be broken."

Author Unknown:
"Share your smile with everyone, but save your kiss for only one."

Richard Melvin:
"Everyone strives for the top only to find out that they are alone when they get there."

Albert Einstein:
"Sit next to a pretty girl for an hour, it seems like a minute. Sit on a red-hot stove for a minute, it seems like an hour. That's relativity."

Author Unknown:
"Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go."

Author Unknown:
"Some people just don't take advice, they have to hit their own head off the wall to believe it will hurt!!"

Author Unknown:
"Space is a dangerous place...especially if it's between your ears!"

Walter Bagehut:
"The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot."

Author Unknown:
"The greatest tragedy is when man gives up what he wants most for what he wants now!"

Author Unknown:
"The key to happiness is not fixing your problems but changing your attitude towards your problems."

Author Unknown:
"The pessimist complains about the direction of the wind, the optimist expects the direction to change, but the leader simply adjusts the sails!"

Author Unknown:
"There is nothing wrong in having nothing to say, unless you insist on saying it."

Albert Einstein:
"The tragedy of life is what dies in the hearts and souls of people while they live."

Author Unknown:
"The word listen contains the same letters as the word silent."

Author Unknow:
"The world is composed of givers and takers..the takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better."

Author Unknown:
"Time is like money: you can either spend, waste, or invest!"

Author Unknown:
"Triumph is "umph" added to try."

Author Unknown:
"Trying to take back something you said is like trying to unring a bell."

Author Unknown:
"We could accomplish a lot more if we’d get rid of our ifs and and’s; and get off our butts."

Author Unknown:
"We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing."

Author Unknown:
"What the caterpillar calls the end, the butterfly calls the beginning."

Author Unknown:
"When you are arguing with an idiot, make sure the other person isn't doing the same thing."

Author Unknown:
"You better think about the future, for it's where you will spend the rest of your life."

Author Unknown:
"You can't train a horse with shouts, and expect it to obey a whisper."

Author Unknown:
"You've reached middle age when the phone rings on Saturday night, you pray it isn't for you."

Author Unknown:
"Eat one live toad the first thing in the morning and nothing worse will happen to you the rest of the day."

Author Unknown:
"If you don't know where you're going how do you expect to get there."

Mother Teresa:
"We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean, but the ocean would be less because of that missing drop."

Albert Camus:
"Charm is getting the answer yes without asking a clear question."

Author Unknown:
"Some cause happiness wherever they go; Others whenever they go."

James Dean:
"Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today."

Author Unknown:
"Intelligence is like underwear, everyone has it but you don't have to show it off."



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