Quotes by Peter Alcantara

The trouble is that everyone talks about reforming others, and no one thinks about reforming himself.

Peter Alcantara

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Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We rarely see these three means combined; and for this reason, creative geniuses are not common.

Denis Diderot

Turning and turning in the widening gyre, The falcone cannot hear the falconer; Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world...

W. B. Yeats, the second coming

The only time you ever run out of chances is when you stop taking them.

Patty Labelle

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

Elbert Hubbard

Here is the answer which I will give to President Roosevelt... We shall not fail or falter we shall not weaken or tire. Neither the sudden shock of battle nor the long-drawn trials of vigilance and exertion will wear us down. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.

Sir Winston Churchill

There are times when God asks nothing of his children except silence, patience and tears.

C. S. Robinson »

The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.

Francis Bacon »