Quotes of Benjamin Franklin

“ He that raises a large family does, indeed, while he lives to observe them, stand a broader mark for sorrow; but then he stands a broader mark for pleasure too. ”

- Benjamin Franklin

“ There’s not a word yet for old friends who’ve just met. ”

- Jim Henson

“ The way you treat others is a reflection of how you treat yourself. To give love to the world you must give love to yourself. ”

- Avina Celeste

“ It didn't make you noble to step away from something that wasn't working, even if you thought you were the reason for the malfunction. Especially then. It just made you a quitter. Because if you were the problem, chances were you could also be the solution. The only way to find out was to take another shot. ”

- Sarah Dessen

“ I do not believe in taking the right decision, I take a decision and make it right. ”

- Muhammad Ali Jinnah

“ I wanted to tell her that I loved her, and not in the complicated way I loved our parents, but in a simple way I never had to think about. I loved her like breathing. ”

- Brenna Yovanoff

“ A failure is always in the passenger seat in his or her life. ”

- Stephen Richards

“ It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Wasn't that the point of the book? For women to realize, We are just two people. Not that much separates us. Not nearly as much as I'd thought. ”

- Kathryn Stockett



“ Please," he says. "I'm begging you to stop." I still. "I can't stomach your pain," he says. "I can feel it so strongly and it's making me crazy please," he says to me. "Don't be sad. Or hurt. Or guilty. You've done nothing wrong." "I'm sorry" "Don't be sorry, either," he says. "God, the only reason I'm not going to kill Kent for this is because I know it would only upset you more. ”

- Tahereh Mafi

“ I realized how truly hard it was, really, to see someone you love change right before your eyes. Not only is it scary, it throws your balance off as well. ”

- Sarah Dessen

“ The selfish fruit tree that grows farthest away from travelers competes with the most weeds. ”

- Palle Oswald

“ There is no limit to go up, But when you see down, you will see yourself as intermediate ”

- Kuldeep Chauhan

“ It is important that when we make a resolution, or establish a goal, that we take the ACTION necessary to accomplish that goal. ”

- Steve Maraboli

“ Rest and wonder. When you rise you will walk another step toward one moment and not some other a first step toward changing the rest of your life. ”

- David C. Sarnacki

“ It can be difficult to leave a longterm relationship, even when our innerwisdom tells us it's time to let go. At this point, we can choose let go and endure the intense pain of leaving behind the familiar to make way for a new chapter in our life. Or we can stay and suffer a lowgrade pain that slowly eats away at our heart and soul, like an emotional cancer. Until we wake up, one day and realize, we are buried so deep in the dysfunction of the relationship that we scarcely remember who we were and what we wanted and needed to be. ”

- Jaeda DeWalt

“ Anyone, anyone can break loose from his chains. That courage, no matter how deeply buried, is always waiting to be called out. All it needs is the right coaxing, the right voice to do that coaxing, and it will come roaring like a tiger. ”

- William Melvin Kelley

“ Three years? That's a thousand tomorrows, ma'am. ”

- Karen Kingsbury

“ Don't chase people. Be yourself, do your own thing and work hard. The right people the ones who really belong in your life will come to your. And stay. ”

- Will Smith

“ The word "seek" is a verb. Are you treating it as such in your life? If you seek change, success, or love, DO it BE it! ”

- Steve Maraboli

“ Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit. ”

- Vince Lombardi

“ All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them. ”

- Walt Disney

“ Like a tree, let your roots ground you while your branches grow in many different directions with every new experience. ”

- Joy Madden

“ The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise. ”

- Maya Angelou

“ Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything. ”

- George Bernard Shaw