Our searchable collection of quotes and aphorisms aims to be the best, not the biggest. Perfect for making a convincing point after a negotiation course, or in your speech or presentation.
I hate quotations.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I have a primary responsibility to myself; to make myself into the best person I can possibly be. Then and only then, will I have something worthwhile to share.
I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.
I have spread my dreams under your feet; Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.
William Butler Yeats
I hear and I forget, I see and I remember, I do and I understand.
I must learn to give those I love the right to make their own mistakes and recognise them as theirs alone.
I quote others only in order the better to express myself.
Michel de Montaigne
I respect faith, but doubt is what gets you an education.
I take it to be a principle rule of life, not to be too much addicted to any one thing.
I use not only all the brains I have but all I can borrow.
I will permit no man to narrow and degrade my soul by making me hate him.
Booker T Washington
I would rather have a mind opened by wonder than one closed by belief.
I'll Plan for the Future and I'll decide for the Present But I'll not plan for the Present Nor will I decide for the Future.
Jose L Menendez
If a better system is thine, impart it; if not, make use of mine.
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King
If a man labels you falsely, the fault is his. If you live by that label, the fault is yours.
If a relationship is to evolve, it must go through a series of endings.
If I can see further than other men it is because I have stood on the shoulders of giants.
If I could say it in words, then I wouldn't need to dance.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been owing more to patient attention, than to any other talent.