QuoteItUp on Facebook

Today quotes

The value and utility of any experiment are determined by the fitness of the material to the purpose for which it is used, and thus in the case before us it cannot be immaterial what plants are subjected to experiment and in what manner such experiment is conducted. Gregor Mendel

He that humbleth himself wishes to be exalted. Friedrich Nietzsche

Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness. Napoleon Hill

I like writing about the issues we all bump up against as we get older, but I try to present them in a fun way. Lisi Harrison

My feeling toward the animal is that he is our younger brother, and that we are our brother's keeper. Mary Johnston

The idea of human rights as a fundamental principle can be seen to underlie throughout Islamic teachings. Ali Hoseini-Khamenei

By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail. Benjamin Franklin

Humanity is never so beautiful as when praying for forgiveness, or else forgiving another. Jean Paul

Homemade sweaters are always itchy. Mo Rocca

He who rejects change is the architect of decay. The only human institution which rejects progress is the cemetery. Harold Wilson

The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words. George Eliot

The way I heard about The American Giving Awards was from the people that I work with. My publicist and I had a conversation a while back about wanting to really get involved more and more. We've been working with the National Council for Adoption with the children's home that I was adopted from called Holston Home. Rodney Atkins

TV is what sells your product. Sheryl Swoopes

The winner must promote social jusitce, remove corruption and discrmination, and stand against political, cultural and economic plots. Ayatollah Khamenei

I'm a great believer in geography being destiny. Abraham Verghese

When in Rome, live as the Romans do; when elsewhere, live as they live elsewhere. Saint Ambrose

Newspaper companies are losing advertisers, readers, market value, and, in some cases, their sense of mission at a pace that would have been barely imaginable just four years ago. Eric Alterman

An artist is a man of action, whether he creates a personality, invents an expedient, or finds the issue of a complicated situation. Joseph Conrad

All businessmen are scum. Frank Dobson

I'm not really a storyteller myself - I tend to get all tangled up when I try and tell stories. Daniel Day-Lewis