Quotes of Damage

“ Wealth is an inborn attitude of mind, like poverty. The pauper who has made his pile may flaunt his spoils, but cannot wear them plausibly. ”

- Jean Cocteau

“ What deep wounds ever closed without a scar? The hearts bleed longest, and but heal to wear That which disfigures it. ”

- Lord Byron

“ We don't mind taking the money and using it simply for computers and technology initiatives that we as Virginias have determined, but I don't want them doing anything to harm our standards. ”

- George Allen

“ Cats seem to go on the principle that it never does any harm to ask for what you want. ”

- Joseph Wood Krutch

“ Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones. ”

- Seneca

“ Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; but remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for. ”

- Epicurus

“ There is no harm in doubt and scepticism, for it is through these that new discoveries are made. ”

- Richard Feynman

“ If you are losing your leisure, look out! You are losing your soul. ”

- Logan Pearsall Smith

“ The injuries we do and the injuries we suffer are seldom weighed on the same scales. ”

- Aesop

“ To the victors belong the spoils. ”

- Andrew Jackson

“ There is something to that old saying that hate injures the hater, not the hated. ”

- Peace Pilgrim

“ I am always at a loss at how much to believe of my own stories. ”

- Washington Irving

“ Company, villanous company, hath been the spoil of me. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ There are some cases in which the sense of injury breeds — not the will to inflict injuries and climb over them as a ladder, but — a hatred of all injury. ”

- George Eliot

“ I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm. ”

- Gandhi

“ Thou art the Mars of malcontents. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ History is an illogical record. It hinges on nothing. It is a story that changes, and has accidents, and recovers with scars. ”

- Gretel Ehrlich

“ As to diseases, make a habit of two things - to help, or at least, to do no harm. ”

- Hippocrates

“ The soldier, above all other people, prays for peace, for he must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war. ”

- Dorothee Soelle

“ Rich with the spoils of nature. ”

- Sir Thomas Browne

“ Whatever you can lose, you should reckon of no account. ”

- Publilius Syrus

“ Wisdom is scar tissue in disguise. ”

- Unknown

“ We drink one another's health and spoil our own. ”

- Jerome K. Jerome

“ Never does one feel oneself so utterly helpless as in trying to speak comfort for great bereavement. I will not try it. Time is the only comforter for the loss of a mother. ”

- Jane Welsh Carlyle

“ Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses. ”

- Confucius

“ Mars is there, waiting to be reached. ”

- Buzz Aldrin

“ Nay, now you are too flat, And mar the concord with too harsh a descant. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Violence and injury enclose in their net all that do such things, and generally return upon him who began. ”

- Lucretius

“ Baseball is like a poker game. Nobody wants to quit when he's losing; nobody wants you to quit when you're ahead. ”

- Jackie Robinson

“ I would rather my soul broil in hell than I do you any harm. ”

- William Kidd
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