Middle age is when a narrow waist and a broad mind begin to change places. – Ogden Nash
Don`t worry about avoiding temptation… as you grow older, it will avoid you. – Winston Churchill
In jealousy there is more self-love than love. – Francois de La Rochefoucauld
The power of accurate observation is frequently called cynicism by those who don`t have it. – George Bernard Shaw
Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please. – Mark Twain
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect. – Gilbert Keith Chesterton
The wisdom of hindsight, so useful to historians and indeed to authors of memoirs, is sadly denied to practicing politicians. – Margaret Thatcher
It is only reason that teaches silence. The heart teaches us to speak. – Jean Paul Richter
You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. – Plato
The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones. – William Faulkner
Many men go fishing all their lives not knowing it is not fish they are after. – Henry David Thoreau
You cannot plough a field by turning it over in your mind. – Author Unknown
The seat of knowledge is in the head, of wisdom, in the heart. – William Hazlitt
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds. – Albert Einstein
A ship is safe in harbor, but that’s not what ships are for. – William Shedd
Constant dripping hollows out a stone. – Lucretius
Every artist was first an amateur. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Success does not consist in never making blunders, but in never making the same one a second time. – Josh Billings
Life is short, art long, opportunity fleeting, experience treacherous, judgment difficult. – Hypocrites
The acts of this life are the destiny of the next. – Eastern Proverb
It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop. Confucius
It is not work that kills men, it is worry. Work is healthy; you can hardly put more on a man than he can bear. But worry is rust upon the blade. It is not movement that destroys the machinery, but friction. Henry Ward Beecher
After the game, the king and the pawn go into the same box. Italian Proverb
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us. Thomas Paine
In adversity those talents are called forth which are concealed by prosperity. Horace
One joy scatters a hundred griefs. Chinese Proverb
There is more to life than increasing its speed. Mahatma Ghandi
The more a man knows, the more he forgives. Catherine the Great
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. Martin Luther King, Jr.
It is better to fall short of a high mark than to reach a low one. H. C. Payne
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
Never argue with a fool. Someone watching may not be able to tell the difference.
Some people speak from experience; others, from experience, don’t speak.
A hunch is creativity trying to tell you something.
Before the beginning of great brilliance, there must be chaos. Before a brilliant person begins something great, they must look foolish in the crowd.
Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them.
Education is an admirable thing, but nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
Avoid having your ego so close to your position that when your position falls, your ego goes with it.