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Some people can say things better than you or me. So let's quote them.

Here are some of my favorites quotes:


What I look forward to is continued immaturity followed by death.


  Dave Barry
The time to stop talking is when the other person nods his head affirmatively but says nothing.


  Henry S. Haskins
Even if I know nothing, I will still say something.


What is life but a series of moments?


Nice frame!   Mr. Bean


Either you are wrong or I am right.


  David Gilmour
Either I win or you loose.


Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.


  Ernest Hemingway
Things can always get worse.


Things can always get better.


… it always hurts more to have and lose than to not have in the first place.   in: The Kite Runner, by: Khaled Hosseini
With or without religion, you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good people to do evil things, that takes religion.


  Steven Weinberg
Never go back to a place where you have been happy. Until you do it remains alive for you.


In matters of love all advice is useless.


I say, if any misanthrope were to put, in my presence, the question “Why were we born?” I should reply, “To make an effort”


  Mrs. Chick in “Dombey and Son” by Charles Dickens
… there's niceness in everyone, a little bit, anyhow.


Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.


  Leonardo da Vinci
… if we’re all alone, then we’re all together in that too.


  From the movie: P.S. I Love You.
If goodness has causes, it is not goodness; if it has effects, a reward, it is not goodness either. So goodness is outside the chain of cause and effect.


  In “Anna Karenina” by Leo Tolstoy
A hero is someone who can keep his mouth shut when he is right.


Think only of the past as its remembrance gives you pleasure.


  In “Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austen
Happiness in marriage is entirely a matter of chance.


  In “Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austen
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