Quotes

21 Jul 2020 | Quotes |

Some of my favorite quotes…

We’ve added years to life, not Life to years

Just wanted to have a simple web page that I can refer to for some of  my favorite quotes…

“Change happens when the pain of staying the same is greater than the pain of change.”
– Tony Robbins

 

“When we feel small in this great Universe remember, Not only are we in the universe, the universe is in us.
I don’t know of any deeper spiritual feeling than what that brings upon me.”
– Neil DeGrasse Tyson

 

“The nitrogen in our DNA, the calcium in our teeth, the iron in our blood, the carbon in our apple pies were made in the interiors of collapsing stars. We are made of star stuff.”
– Carl Sagan, Cosmos

 

Power of photography

“There are decades where nothing happens; and there are weeks where decades happen.”
– Vladimir Lenin

 

“Life is but an island of awareness, in between two great oceans of time ”
– A. Brandao

 

“Life has no limitations, except the ones you make”
Les Brown

 

“The World is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion.”
-Thomas Paine

 

“Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.”
Soren Kierkegaard

 

The time is always Right, to do what is Right.

“Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.”
Marcus Aurelius

 

“In the kingdom of the blind, the one-eyed man is king”
-Anonymous

 

“The greatest trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn’t exist.”
-Roger “Verbal” Kint, Usual Suspects

 

“The master has failed more times than the beginner has even tried.”
– Stephen McCranie

 

“Its just money; its made up. Pieces of paper with pictures on it so we don’t have to kill each other just to get something to eat. It’s not wrong.    And it’s certainly no different today than its ever been. 1637, 1797, 1819, 37, 57, 84, 1901, 07, 29, 1937, 1974, 1987-Jesus, didn’t that fuck up me up good-92, 97, 2000,2008 and whatever we want to call this. It’s all just the same thing over and over; we can’t help ourselves. And you and I can’t control it, or stop it, or even slow it.  Or even ever-so-slightly alter it.
We just react. And we make a lot money if we get it right. And we get left by the side of the side of the road if we get it wrong. ”
– Margin Call Movie , Jeremy Irons

 

“It isn’t the man who does the work that makes the money. It’s the man who gets other men to do it.”
– Andrew Carnegie, steel magnate, 1892

 

“When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.”
Franklin D. Roosevelt

 

“The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.”
Sun Tzu

 

“Be the Change you want to see in the World.”
– Mahatma Gandi

 

“Mistakes are a great educator when one is honest enough to admit them and willing to learn from them.”
– Alexander Solzhenitsyn

 

“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.”
Robert Louis Stevenson

 

Life is not measured by the number of breaths, but by the moments that take our breath away

“Life is not measured by the number of breaths you take, but by the moments that take our breath away.”
Maya Angelou

 

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.”
Helen Keller

 

7 thoughts on “Quotes

  1. Reply Tonyb Sep 16,2020 4:01 pm

    “There are decades where nothing happens; and there are weeks where decades happen.”

    ? Vladimir Ilyich Lenin

  2. Reply TonyB Sep 16,2020 4:02 pm

    Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”

    – Oscar Wilde

  3. Reply Tonyb Sep 16,2020 4:03 pm

    “I haven’t failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”

    – Thomas Edison

  4. Reply Tonyb Sep 16,2020 4:04 pm

    “Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life’s coming attractions.”

    – Albert Einstein

  5. Reply Tonyb Sep 16,2020 4:06 pm

    “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.”

    – Mae West

  6. Reply Tonyb Sep 16,2020 4:07 pm

    “For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.”

    – Ralph Waldo Emerson

  7. Reply Tonyb Oct 21,2020 9:02 pm

    “A society grows great when old men plant trees in whose shade they shall never sit.” — Greek Proverb

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