June 27, 2005

Nice Quotes

The whole conviction of my life now rests upon the belief that loneliness, far from being a rare and curious phenomenon, is the central and inevitable fact of human existence

Anarchism is founded on the observation that since few men are wise enough to rule themselves, even fewer are wise enough to rule others

Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance

An ounce of prevention is better than a pound of cure

No opera plot can be sensible, for people do not sing when they are feeling sensible

Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful

The cloning of humans is on most of the lists of things to worry about from Science, along with behaviour control, genetic engineering, transplanted heads, computer poetry and the unrestrained growth of plastic flowers

Marriage is the triumph of imagination over intelligence
Second marriage is the triumph of hope over experience

Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt


Sumati satakam

If you make people think they're thinking, they'll love you; But if you really make them think, they'll hate you

The hour of triumph is not a time to belittle your rivals. Rather, it is a time to be magnanimous

Prejudice is something a child only learns from its elders

Hope is the quintessential human characteristic that is simultaneously the source of greatest strength and weakness

Vegetarians and vegans cannot escape. Whatever you eat was once alive. Even if you pick up what drops from the tree you are interfering in that plant's reproductive cycle, which is the same as death. There is no life but through death. It's yucky, and at the same time it's why we have religion


Everything you see or hear or experience in any way at all is specific to you. You create a universe by perceiving it, so everything in the universe you perceive is specific to you

We can try to avoid choices by doing nothing. But even that is a choice

You cannot get a new start by beginning now but you can get a new end

Pedavi daatani maataku nuvvu yajamaanivi
pedavi daatina maataku nuvvu baanisavi

Love is the irresistible desire to be desired irresitibly

Posted by grand091 at June 27, 2005 11:49 AM