Charles Darwin quotes

A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life. ― Charles Darwin Charles Robert Darwin FRS FRGS FLS FZS was an English naturalist, geologist and biologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. His proposition that all species of life have descended from common…

Garrison Keillor quotes

Anyone who thinks sitting in church can make you a Christian must also think that sitting in a garage can make you a car. ― Garrison Keillor. One reads books in order to gain the privilege of living more than one life. People who don’t read are trapped in a mine shaft, even if they…

Richard Prior quotes

There’s a thin line between to laugh with and to laugh at. ― Richard Prior I became a performer because it was what I enjoyed doing. ― Richard Prior Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor was an American stand-up comedian, actor, and writer. He reached a broad audience with his trenchant observations and storytelling style, and…

Courage quotes collection

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. ― Lao Tzu Live the Life of Your Dreams: Be brave enough to live the life of your dreams according to your vision and purpose instead of the expectations and opinions of others. ― Roy T. Bennett Believe in yourself.…

Leonardo da Vinci quotes

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen. ― Leonardo da Vinci. I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. ‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is…

Arthur Conan Doyle quotes

When you have eliminated all which is impossible, then whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth. ― Arthur Conan Doyle It is a great thing to start life with a small number of really good books which are your very own. ― Arthur Conan Doyle Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle KStJ DL was a…

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg quotes

Don’t judge a man by his opinions, but what his opinions have made of him. ― Georg Christoph Lichtenberg. I am confident of my ability to demonstrate that one can sometimes believe in something and yet not believe in it. Nothing is less fathomable than the systems that motivate our actions. Georg Christoph Lichtenberg was…