THIS WEEK’S BAR QUOTES – (from 10-30-09)

We begin the second week of October.  Let’s make it a good one, and start it off with some great bar quotes!

Patrick The Poet

THIS WEEK’S BAR QUOTES – (from 10-30-09)

If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people together to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.
–Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Defeat has its lessons as well as victory.
–Patrick Buchanan

You cannot escape the results of your thoughts. Whatever your present environment may be, you will fall, remain or rise with your thoughts, your vision, your ideal. You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as your dominant aspiration.
–James Allen

I am defeated, and know it, if I meet any human being from whom I find myself unable to learn anything.
–George Palmer

I was thrown out of N.Y.U. my freshman year for cheating on my metaphysics final. You know, I looked within the soul of the boy sitting next to me.
–Woody Allen

When all is said and done, more is said than done.
–Lou Holtz

Business, that’s easily defined; it’s other people’s money.
–Alexandre Dumas

To see a man beaten not by a better opponent but by himself is a tragedy.
–Cus D’Amato

For they conquer who believe they can.
–John Dryden

The tongue is the only instrument that gets sharper with use.
–Washington Irving

Virtue has its own reward, but no sales at the box office.
–Mae West

Next to excellence, comes the appreciation of it.
–William M. Thackeray

We were equals once when we lay new-born babes on our nurse’s knees. We will be equal again when they tie up our jaws for the last sleep.
–Olive Schreiner

A slave is one who waits for someone to come and free him.
–Ezra Pound

People need hard times and oppression to develop psychic muscles.
–Frank Herbert (Dune)

Whether you be man or woman you will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.
–James Allen

Fire and swords are slow engines of destruction, compared to the tongue of a Gossip.
–Sir Richard Steele

Monkeys are superior to men in this: when a monkey looks into a mirror, he sees a monkey.
–Malcolm De Chazal


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