brainy quotes

It is easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.Alfred Adler

Well begun is half done.Aristotle

Mystery creates wonder and wonder is the basis of man's desire to understand.Neil Armstrong

If you don't know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else.Yogi Berra

When all else is lost, the future still remains.Christian Nestell Bovee

Good order is the foundation of all things.Edmund Burke

A somebody was once a nobody who wanted to and did.John Burroughs

Talent does what it can; genius does what it must.Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.Andrew Carnegie

It is one thing to praise discipline, and another to submit to it.Miguel de Cervantes

The whole point of getting things done is knowing what to leave undone.Oswald Chambers

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.Winston Churchill

The price of greatness is responsibility.Winston Churchill

Our first intuitions are the true ones.Emile M. Cioran

Clarity is the counterbalance of profound thoughts.Luc de Clapiers

I hear, I know. I see, I remember. I do, I understand.Confucius

Not only strike while the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking.Oliver Cromwell

Subtlety may deceive you; integrity never will.Oliver Cromwell

Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.Marie Curie

The new industries are brainy industries and so-called knowledge workers tend to like to be near other people who are the same. Think of the City of Hollywood. People cluster. This means you have winning regions, such as London and Cambridge, and losing regions. The people who want to be top lawyers in Sunderland are hoovered up by London.Evan Davis