Quotes on values


Sometime they'll give a war and nobody will come.

~ Carl Sandburg

Perseverance is more prevailing than violence and many things which cannot be overcome when they are together, yield themselves up when taken little by little.

~ Plutarch

All that I desire to point out is the general principle that Life imitates Art far more than Art imitates Life.

~ Oscar Wilde

If every day is an awakening, you will never grow old. You will just keep growing.

~ Gail Sheehy

Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out.

~ Stephen Covey

From this hour I ordain myself loos'd of limits and imaginary lines, Going where I list, my own master total and absolute, Listening to others, considering well what they say, Pausing, searching, receiving, contemplating, Gently, but with undeniable will, divesting myself of the holds that would hold me.

~ Walt Whitman

Overlook our deeds, since you know that crime was absent from our inclination.

~ Ovid

There was a disturbance in my heart, a voice that spoke there and said, I want, I want, I want It happened every afternoon, and when I tried to suppress it it got even stronger.

~ Saul Bellow

The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.

~ Chinese Proverb

A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.

~ Mary Kay Ash

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