Quotes By Rote

If there's anything unsettling to the stomach, it's watching actors on television talk about their personal lives.

~ Marlon Brando

I have found power in the mysteries of thought, exaltation in the changing of the Muses I have been versed in the reasonings of men but Fate is stronger than anything I have known.
~ Euripides

Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of life is passed in sleep.
~ George Gordon Byron

I count him braver who conquers his desires than him who conquers his enemies for the hardest victort is the victory over self.
~ Aristotle

Be such a man, and live such a life, that if every man were such as you, and every life a life like yours, this earth would be God's Paradise.
~ Phillips Brooks

Have you ever been at sea in a dense fog, when it seemed as if a tangible white darkness shut you in and the great ship, tense and anxious, groped her way toward the shore with plummet and sounding-line, and you waited with beating heart for something to happen I was like that ship before my education began, only I was without compass or sounding line, and no way of knowing how near the harbor was. 'Light Give me light' was the wordless cry of my soul, and the light of love shone on me in that very hour.
~ Hellen Keller


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