Quotes by Eleanor Marx

By the time your life is finished, you will have learned just enough to begin it well.

Eleanor Marx

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If your treat an individual ... as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Half the failures of this world arise from pulling in one's horse as he is leaping.

Augustus Hare

You can outdistance that which is running after you, but not what is running inside you.

Rwandan Proverb

True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

An optimist is a person who sees a green light everywhere, while a pessimist sees only the red stoplight... The truly wise person is color- blind.

Albert Schweitzer

The reason people sweat is so they won't catch fire when making love.

Don Rose »

The world must be made safe for democracy.

Woodrow Wilson »

Friendship is not necessary, like philosophy, like art.... It has no survival value rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.

Clive Staples Lewis »