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The following quotations were randomly selected from the collections selected below .
- If grass can grow through cement, love can find you at every time in your life.
- Cher (1946 - )
- So many people miss out on true talent because they canít get past a look. At the end of the day, losing weight was easy, but finding talent? Now thatís hard.
- Jennifer Hudson, I Got This: How I Changed My Ways and Lost What Weighed Me Down, 2012
- Art has never been made while thinking of art.
- Niko Stumpo, The Wooster Collective, December 2006
- What I dream of is an art of balance.
- Henri Matisse (1869 - 1954), O Magazine, April 2003
- ALL things great are wound up with all things little.
- L. M. Montgomery (1874 - 1942), Anne of Green Gables, 1908
- It comes from saying no to 1,000 things to make sure we don't get on the wrong track or try to do too much.
- Steve Jobs (1955 - 2011), BusinessWeek Online, Oct. 12, 2004
- Oh! Do not attack me with your watch. A watch is always too fast or too slow. I cannot be dictated to by a watch.
- Jane Austen (1775 - 1817), Mansfield Park
- Never give a party if you will be the most interesting person there.
- Mickey Friedman
- Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
- Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)
- The thing about chameleoning your way through life is that it gets to where nothing is real.
- John Green, An Abundance of Katherines, 2008
- I don't have a bank account, because I don't know my mother's maiden name.
- Paula Poundstone
- If you believe everything you read, better not read.
- Japanese Proverb
- So little time and so little to do.
- Oscar Levant (1906 - 1972)
- A pound of pluck is worth a ton of luck.
- James A. Garfield (1831 - 1881)
- It is in vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquillity: they must have action; and they will make it if they cannot find it.
- Charlotte Bronte (1816 - 1855), Jane Eyre, 1847
- Facts are facts and will not disappear on account of your likes.
- Jawaharlal Nehru (1889 - 1964)
- I row after health like a waterman...
- Jonathan Swift (1667 - 1745)
- You can't change what you've done, so you might as well just take pride in it.
- Takayuki Ikkaku, Arisa Hosaka and Toshihiro Kawabata, Animal Crossing: Wild World, 2005
- Of all noises, I think music is the least disagreeable.
- Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784)
- Not only is the universe stranger than we imagine, it is stranger than we can imagine.
- Sir Arthur Eddington (1882 - 1944)