"Iteration, like friction, is likely to generate heat instead of progress."
Submitted by Quonation
"Like warmed-up cabbage served at each repast, The repetition kills the wretch at last."
"In the groves of their academy, at the end of every vista, you see nothing but the gallows."
"Yes, I am a thorough republican. No other form of government is so favorable to the growth of art."
"A good name is better than precious ointment. [Ecclesiastes 7:1]"
"To disregard what the world thinks of us is not only arrogant but utterly shameless."
"I'd like people to think of me as someone who cares about them."
"Reputation is rarely proportioned to virtue."
"You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do."
"Glass, china, and reputation are easily cracked, and never mended well."
"Time goes by, reputation increases, ability declines."
"How many people live on the reputation of the reputation they might have made!"
"What people say behind your back is your standing in the community."
"He that has the name to be an early riser may sleep till noon."
"Good will, like a good name, is got by many actions, and lost by one."
"We would all like a reputation for generosity and we'd all like to buy it cheap."
"Kindly words do not enter so deeply into men as a reputation for kindness."
"If I take care of my character, my reputation will take care of me."
"It is generally much more shameful to lose a good reputation than never to have acquired it."
"The average person's ear weighs what you are, not what you were."
Page: 1 ... 1041 1042 1043 1044 1045 ... 1887
Find quonation on:
Copyright © 2013, Quonation