216 Total Quotes

Irish Poet Quotes Page 4

When I was writing, I genuinely believed each word was my own.
Kaavya Viswanathan
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No fashion has ever been created expressly for the lean purse or for the fat woman: the dressmaker's ideal is the thin millionaires.
Katherine Fullerton
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The insidiousness of science lies in its claim to be not a subject, but a method.
Katherine Fullerton
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It is a poor cause which has to be lied for regularly.
Katherine Fullerton
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Oliver Goldsmith
Life is a journey that must be traveled no matter how bad the roads and accommodations.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
Write how you want, the critic shall show the world you could have written better.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
Ceremonies are different in every country, but true politeness is everywhere the same.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
Be not affronted at a joke. If one throw salt at thee, thou wilt receive no harm, unless thou art raw.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
Surely the best way to meet the enemy is head on in the field and not wait till they plunder our very homes.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
Tenderness is a virtue.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
With disadvantages enough to bring him to humility, a Scotsman is one of the proudest things alive.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
Where wealth accumulates, men decay.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
Girls like to be played with, and rumpled a little too, sometimes.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
The jests of the rich are ever successful.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
As writers become more numerous, it is natural for readers to become more indolent; whence must necessarily arise a desire of attaining knowledge with the greatest possible ease.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
There are some faults so nearly allied to excellence that we can scarce weed out the vice without eradicating the virtue.
Oliver Goldsmith
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It is better to do one's own duty, however defective it may be, than to follow the duty of another, however well one may perform it. He who does his duty as his own nature reveals it, never sins.
Bhagavad Gita
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Lao Tzu
When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everybody will respect you.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
The words of truth are always paradoxical.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
Life and death are one thread, the same line viewed from different sides.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is enlightenment.
Lao Tzu
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Though an angel should write, still 'tis devils must print.
Thomas Moore
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Lao Tzu
To see things in the seed, that is genius.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
Those who have knowledge, don't predict. Those who predict, don't have knowledge.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
From wonder into wonder existence opens.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
Fill your bowl to the brim and it will spill. Keep sharpening your knife and it will blunt.
Lao Tzu
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