QuoteItUp on Facebook

Today quotes

Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age. Aristotle

Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make for themselves different modes of life and forms of government. Aristotle

And beyond that, the next issue is how do we guarantee one of these weapons, not necessarily this missile, but nuclear weapons ends up in the hands of Al Qaeda or some other terrorist group. Lawrence Eagleburger

My own view of this, by the way, is, if the war on terrorism is successful over time, in its own way it's going to box Saddam in in a way that's going to make it much more difficult for him to maintain his power, and that he's going to become increasingly isolated. I think that's going to take time. Lawrence Eagleburger

Well, I have no time for therapy. Amy Sherman-Palladino

Al Gore, the former vice-president of the United States, lives in a mansion that uses more electricity than the average family's bungalow! David Suzuki rides on a bus that uses more fuel than a Smart car to get across Canada! Oh my God! And this is just the tip of the vanishing iceberg! Linwood Barclay

To the Muslim woman, the hijab provides a sense of empowerment. It is a personal decision to dress modestly according to the command of a genderless Creator; to assert pride in self, and embrace one's faith openly, with independence and courageous conviction. Randa Abdel-Fattah

Albania is at risk and we are living in difficult times. Fatos Nano

The most effective way to do it, is to do it. Amelia Earhart

The things the writers have me doing on 'Suburgatory' are insane. I think they think it's easier to ask for forgiveness than permission. Cheryl Hines

Why can't ladies like nice guys? Jorma Taccone

If you say, I love you, then you have already fallen in love with language, which is already a form of break up and infidelity. Jean Baudrillard

Punctuality is the virtue of the bored. Evelyn Waugh

There's only one Elizabeth like me and that's the Queen. Elizabeth Arden

Be able to draw an illustration as least well enough to get your point across to another person. Marilyn vos Savant

Economic distress, political pressure, and social obloquy already drive us from our homes and from our graves. The Jews are already constantly shifting from place to place. Theodor Herzl

Once all struggle is grasped, miracles are possible. Mao Zedong

Interactions between fathers and children are the starting point of education. Yoshihiko Noda

First gain the victory and then make the best use of it you can. Horatio Nelson

God grant me the courage not to give up what I think is right even though I think it is hopeless. Chester W. Nimitz