Quotations About
Life I
(old things)
Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless; peacocks and lilies, for example.
~John Ruskin

That which is striking and beautiful is not always good, but that which is good is always beautiful.
~Ninon de L'Enclos

The best and the most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched.
They must be felt.

The defination of a beautiful woman is one who loves me.
~Sloan Wilson

Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we will find it not.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

My age is 39 plus tax.

Paradoxical as it may seem, to believe in youth is to look backwards;
to look forward we must believe in age.
~Dorothy Sayers
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.
Les Brown

The roots of true achievement lie in the will to become the best that you can become.
~Harold Taylor

You can do everything in the world if you are prepared to take the consequences.
~W. Somerset Maugham

Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.

The pine stays green in winter...
Wisdom in hardship.
~Chinese proverb

Without a struggle, there can be no progress.
~Frederick Douglass

I'd like to go on being 35 for a long time.
~Margaret Thatcher

Age has its compensation. It is less apt to be brow-beaten by descretion.
~Charlie Chaplin