VIRTUAL DICTIONARY - FAMOUS QUOTES
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The best time for you to hold your tongue is the time you feel you must say something or bust.
Topic: Self Control
Author: Josh Billings
The children will not leave unless I do. I shall not leave unless their father does, and the King will not leave the country in any circumstances whatever.
Author: Queen Mother Elizabeth
Every violation of truth is not only a sort of suicide in the liar, but is a stab at the health of human society.
Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
The demands of unbounded individualism need to be weighed in the light of inherent social constraints which can only change their form but cannot be eliminated without eliminating civilization.
Author: Thomas Sowell
Etiquette is behaving yourself a little better than is absolutely essential.
Author: Will Cuppy
There was no respect for youth when I was young, and now that I am old, there is no respect for age--I missed it coming and going.
Author: J B Priestly
Nobody motivates today's workers. If it doesn't come from within, it doesn't come. Fun helps remove the barriers that allow people to motivate themselves.
Author: Herman Cain
In this country men seem to live for action as long as they can and sink into apathy when they retire.
Author: Charles Francis Adams
Chastity does not mean abstention from sexual wrong; it means something flaming, like Joan of Arc.
Author: Gilbert K Chesterton
Formerly, when religion was strong and science weak, men mistook magic for medicine; now, when science is strong and religion weak, men mistake medicine for magic.
Author: Thomas Szasz
A child cannot be taught by anyone who despises him, and a child cannot afford to be fooled. -James Baldwin.
Author: James Baldwin
At a dinner party one should eat wisely but not too well, and talk well but not too wisely.
Author: W Somerset Maugham