THIS WEEK’S BAR QUOTES – (from 07-09-10)

lots of neat new barquotes here to read and sagacious absorb!  Enjoy.
And Confucius rocks!

Patrick The Poet

THIS WEEK’S BAR QUOTES – (from 07-09-10)

There is not a more repulsive spectacle than on old man who will not forsake the world, which has already forsaken him.
–Tholuck

Far more numerous are those as such, who think too little and talk too much!
–John Dryden

It’s just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.
–Muhammad Ali

Nothing is beneath you if it is in the direction of your life.
–Ralph Waldo Emerson

I loved learning, it was school I hated. I used to cut school to go learn something.
–Eric Jensen

The way of the superior person is threefold: virtuous, they are free from anxieties; wise, they are free from perplexities; and bold, they are free from fear.
–Confucius

Comfort zones are plush lined coffins. When you stay in your plush lined coffin, you die.
–Stan Dale

To be innocent is to be not guilty; but to be virtuous is to overcome our evil inclinations.
–William Penn

It is a miserable state of mind to have few things to desire and many things to fear.
–Francis Bacon

He that never changes his opinion never corrects mistakes and will never be wiser on the morrow than he is today.
–Tryon Edwards

In America there are two classes of travel – first class, and with children.
–Robert Benchley

Military glory–the attractive rainbow that rises in showers of blood.
–Abraham Lincoln

Men harm others by their deeds, themselves by their thoughts.
–Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
–Confucius

 

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