Quotes by Elizabeth Janeway

I have a problem about being nearly sixty I keep waking up in the morning and thinking I'm thirty-one.

Elizabeth Janeway

Power is the ability not to have to please.

Elizabeth Janeway

Unless I am what I am and feel what I feel -- as hard as I can and as honestly and truly as I can -- then I am nothing.

Elizabeth Janeway

We don't get offered crises, they arrive.

Elizabeth Janeway

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Our liberty depends on the freedom of the press and that cannot be limited without being lost.

Thomas Jefferson

The experience to be gathered from books, Though often valuable, is but of the nature of learning Whereas the experience gained from actual life, Is of the nature of wisdom And a small store of the latter Is worth vastly more than a stock of the former.

Samuel Smiles

Accurate scholarship can unearth the whole offence from luther untill noe that has driven a culture mad. From what occured at linz what huge imago made a psychopathic god. i and the public know what all schoolchildren learn those to whom evil is done do evil in return.

W. H. Auden »

If nature made you a giver, your hands are born open, and so is your heart. And though there may be times when your hands are empty, your heart is always full, and you can give things out of that.

Frances Burnett »

Spare your breath to cool your porridge.

Miguel de Cervantes »