The Diary of Quotes

QUOTE kwəʊt/ verb gerund or present participle: quoting repeat or copy out (words from a text or speech written or spoken by another person).

People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges. _Joseph Fort Newton

It is our own vanity that makes the vanity of others intolerable to us. _La Rochefoucauld

...and better still to be alone with one's books. They tell their incredible stories at the time when you want to hear them. _Paulo Coelho

Mistrust the man who finds everything good, the man who finds everything evil and still more the man who is indifferent to everything. _Johann K. Lavater

Facts are facts and will not disappear on account of your likes. _Jawaharlal Nehru

Words are the coins making up the currency of sentences, and there are always too many small coins. _Jules Renard

When dealing with people, let us remember we are not dealing with creatures of logic. We are dealing with creatures of emotion, creatures bristling with prejudices and motivated by pride and vanity. _Dale Carnegie

The greatest of faults, I should say, is to be conscious of none. _Thomas Carlyle

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