Quotes by David H. Lawrence

For man, as for flower and beast and bird, the supreme triumph is to be most vividly, most perfectly alive.

David H. Lawrence

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It is not in giving life but in risking life that man is raised above the animal that is why superiority has been accorded in humanity not to the sex that brings forth but to that which kills.

Simone de Beauvoir

Self-confidence is something caught and not taught. And, risk-running and chance-taking are the only ways to catch it.

Arnold Schwarzenegger

If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.

Katharine Hepburn

Lawyers, I suppose, were children once.

Charles Lamb

Talent develops in tranquillity, character in the full current of human life.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Marriage is the alliance of two people, one of whom never remembers birthdays and the other never forgets them.

Ogden Nash »

Believe one who has proved it. Believe an expert.

Virgil »

Observe your enemies, for they first find out your faults.

Antisthenes »