Quotes Quotations


Return to Quotes - Overview

If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability.
Henry Ford
When a work lifts your spirits and inspires bold and noble thoughts in you, do not look for any other standard to judge by: the work is good, the product of a master craftsman.
Jean De La Bruyere
We are all like one-winged angels. It is only when we help each other that we can fly.
Luciano de Crescenzo
Your life is the sum result of all the choices you make, both consciously and unconsciously. If you can control the process of choosing, you can take control of all aspects of your life. You can find the freedom that comes from being in charge of yourself.
Robert F. Bennett
The secret of human happiness is not in self-seeking but in self-forgetting.
Theodore Reik
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
Winston Churchill
It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere.
Agnes Repplier
Nothing is ever yours until you give it away.
Albert Einstein
The life of a person has meaning if it enriches the lives of other people materially, intellectually and or morally.
Albert Einstein
The future is the period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true, and our happiness is secured.
Ambrose Bierce
At the end of our time on earth, if we have lived fully, we will not be able to say, 'I was always happy.' Hopefully, we will be able to say, 'I have experienced a lifetime of real moments, and many of them were happy moments.'
Barbara Deangelis
The Constitution only guarantees the American people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.
Benjamin Franklin
Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them.
David Hume
The First Best-Kept Secrets of Total Success is that we must feel love inside ourselves before we can give it to others.
Denis Waitley
Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Joseph Addison
I don't like work... but I like what is in work -- the chance to find yourself. Your own reality -- for yourself, not for others -- which no other man can ever know.
Joseph Conrad
Nobody will believe in you unless you believe in yourself.
Happiness is a butterfly which; when pursued; is always beyond our grasp; but; if you will sit down quietly; may alight upon you.
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Sorrow looks back, worry looks around, faith looks up.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
Richard Wagner
Never continue in a job you don't enjoy. If you're happy in what you're doing, you'll like yourself, you'll have inner peace. And if you have that, along with physical health, you will have had more success than you could possibly have imagined.
Rodan of Alexandria
The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation and go to the grave with the song still in them.
You know you've achieved success in your field when you don't know whether what you are doing is work or play.
Warren Beatty