Quotes by Latvian Proverb

A smiling face is half the meal.

Latvian Proverb

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Examine what is said, not him who speaks.

Arab Proverb

My riches consist not in the extent of my possessions, but in the fewness of my wants.

J. Brotherton

Your beliefs become your thoughts. Your thoughts become your words. Your words become your actions. Your actions become your habits. Your habits become your values. Your values become your destiny.

Mahatma Gandhi

To say something nice about yourself, this is the hardest thing in the world for people to do. They'd rather take their clothes off.

Nancy Friday

One cannot play chess if one becomes aware of the pieces as living souls and of the fact that the Whites and the Blacks have more in common with each other than with the players. Suddenly one loses all interest in who will be champion.

Anatol Rapoport

It was never what I wanted to buy that held my heart's hope. It was what I wanted to be.

Lois McMaster Bujold »

As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulders of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is our responsibility.

Arnold J. Toynbee »

The man who leaves money to charity in his will is only giving away what no longer belongs to him.

Voltaire »