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.
We don't see things as they are't we see them as we are.
We first make our habits and then our habits make us.
We judge ourselves by our intentions, but we judge others by their behaviours.
We know more than we can tell.
We know too much and feel too little. At least we feel too little of those creative emotions from which good life springs.
We lift ourselves by our thought, we climb upon our vision of ourselves.
Orison Swett Marden
We live on an island surrounded by a sea of ignorance. As our island...
John A Wheeler
We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
We meet as equals and help one another, not because some are experts and others are learners, but because we all have needs and strengths.
We must interpret a bad temper as a sign of inferiority.
We often forgive those who bore us, but we cannot forgive those whom we bore.
Francois De La Rochefoucauld
We pay for the mistakes of our ancestors, and it seems only fair that they should leave us the money to pay with.
We perceive and are affected by changes too subtle to be described.
Henry David Thoreau
We protest against unjust criticism, but we accept unearned applause.
We should take care not to make the intellect our God; it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality.
We will either find a way or make one.
Wealth is the product of man's capacity to think.
Well done is better than well said.
What a wonderful life I've had! I only wish I'd realized it sooner.
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D Eisenhower