Quotes ABC


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Art An artist never really finishes his work, he merely abandons it. (Paul Valéry)
Books The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page. (Saint Augustine)
Coffee Science may never come up with a better office communication system than the coffee break. (Earl Wilson)
Dogs A professor must have a theory as a dog must have fleas. (H. L. Mencken)
Earth Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s needs, but not every man’s greed. (Mahatma Gandhi)
Flowers The fairest thing in nature, a flower, still has its roots in earth and manure. (D.H. Lawrence)
Grass The trees and the grasses and all things growing or living in the land belong each to themselves. (J.R.R. Tolkien)
Holiday Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So … get on your way. (Dr. Seuss)
Insects I always felt that insects are the general rule, and everything else is a special case. (Paul Bystrak)
Joy Pleasure is always derived from something outside you, whereas joy arises from within. (Eckhart Tolle)
Knowledge The more you know, the more you realize you know nothing. (Socrates)
Love I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever. (Rabindranath Tagore)
Music Music is moonlight in the gloomy night of life. (Jean Paul Richter)
Nature If you truly love Nature, you will find beauty everywhere. (Vincent Van Gogh)
Optimism Imagine all the people, living life in peace. (John Lennon)
Peace What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family. (Mother Teresa)
Questions The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. (Albert Einstein)
Rain If the rain spoils our picnic, but saves a farmer’s crop, who are we to say it shouldn’t rain? (Tom Barrett)
Stars It was as if a globe had been filled with moonlight and hung before them in a net woven of the glint of frosty stars. (J.R.R. Tolkien)
Time I would rather share one lifetime with you than face all the ages of this world alone. (Arwen. Movie: The Lord of the Rings, J.R.R. Tolkien)
Universe The first step toward wisdom is the realization that the laws of the universe don’t care about you. (Steven Pinker)
Vegetables Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie. (Jim Davis)
Wisdom Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment. (Laozi)
Xmas Christmas is a spirit that flows from one heart to another. It is more precious than rubies and better than gold. (Agnes M. Pharo)
Young You can’t be old and wise, if you were never young and crazy. (Chris Brown)
Zero The real minimum wage is zero. (Thomas Sowell)