I don't want expensive gifts; I don't want to be bought. I have everything I want. I just want someone to be there for me, to make me feel safe and secure.
Don't dance on a volcano.
Everyone according to their talent and every talent according to its work.
People count the faults of those who keep them waiting.
Everything passes, everything perishes, everything palls.
Life is half spent before one knows what it is.
Love makes time pass away and time makes love pass away.
Why kill time when one can employ it.
We know the true worth of a thing when we have lost it.
It is a wise man who lives with money in the bank, it is a fool who dies that way.
Work relieves us from three great evils, boredom, vice, and want.
Youth lives on hope, old age on memories.
If youth but had the knowledge and old age the strength.
It is better to be the hammer than the anvil.
He who is near the Church is often far from God.
A good swordsman is not given to quarrel.
What makes us discontented with our condition is the absurdly exaggerated idea we have of the happiness of others.
By continually scolding someone, they in time become accustomed to it and despise your reproof.
Set a thief to catch a thief.
Save a thief from the gallows and he will cut your throat.
More than we use is more than we want.
Carelessness is worse than a thieve.
There is no greater fraud than a promise not kept.
Who God does not teach, man cannot.
A dimple on the chin, the devil within.
A king's son is no nobler than his company.
Repentance won't cure mischief.
Nothing strengthens authority as much as silence.
Leonardo da Vinci
The competitor to be feared is one who never bothers about you at all, but goes on making his own business better all the time.
Right now I'm having amnesia and deja vu at the same time.
If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?
The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.
John F. Kennedy
Everywhere is nowhere. When a person spends all his time in foreign travel, he ends by having many acquaintances, but no friends.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.
Just do the best you can. No one can do more than that.
So you know cats are interesting. They are kind of like girls. If they come and talk to you it's great. But if you try to talk to them it doesn't always go so well.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Discernment is God's call to intercession, never to faultfinding.
Corrie Ten Boom
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity, before it is entitled to the appellation.
Let men see, let them know, a real man, who lives as he was meant to live.
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