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55 LorinsPOST Wisely-Picked Quotes To Live By

1. The best way to get praise is to die. <Italian proverb>

2. Patriotism is the willingness to kill or be killed for trivial reasons. <Bertrand Russell -- 1872 to 1970>

3. Never forget that the most powerful force on Earth is Love. <Nelson Rockefeller - 1908-1979>

4. If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary. <J. Rohn>

5. Believe and act as if it were impossible to fail. <J. Johnson>

6. To the warrior who relentlessly pursues victory, obstacles are mere stepping stones!" <Unknown>

7. If You Don't Find a Way to Make Money While You Sleep, You Will Work for Money Until You Die. <W. Buffet >

8. It is good to love many things, for therein lies the TRUE STRENGTH, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is well done." < VINCENT VAN GOGH>

9. Rule#1: Never Lose Money; Rule#2: Never Forget Rule#1. <W. Buffet>

10. Sometimes you have to risk it all for a VISION no one can see but you! <Unknown>

11. I'm not sure I'm physically muscular, but I'm sure I am intellectually muscular though! <Pete Lorins>

12. For a wise person, even DEFEAT creates opportunities. <Pete Lorins>

13. Keep loving HUMANITY even when you're doubtful about the logic behind it. If God does, so can you. You are not better than God! <Pete Lorins>

14. 3 Things Have Plagued mankind: (1) Lack of Faith, (2) Hatred, and (3) Unwillingness to Forgive or at least move on! RESIST FOLKS! <Pete Lorins>

15. A vegetarian is a person who won't eat anything that can have children <David Brenner> (smiling)

16. From birth to age 18, a girl needs good parents, from 18 to 35 she needs good looks, from 35 to 55, she needs good personality , and from 55 on, she needs CASH. <Sophie Tucker> (1884-1966)

17. No matter how old a mother is, she watches her middle-aged children for signs of improvement. <Florida Scott-Maxwell>

18. If you think education is expensive, try ignorance. <Derek Bok>

19. I think the World is run by C students. <Al McGuire>

20. Nothing succeeds like the appearance of success. <Christopher Lascl>

21. Nothing fails like success. <Gerald Nachman>

22. If you live in New York, even if you're Catholic, you're Jewish. <Lenny Bruce; 1923-1966)

23. I want to be a White man's brother, not his brother-in-law. <Martin Luther King, Jr.>

24. The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing but newspapers. <Thomas Jefferson>

25. Writing is the only profession in which one can make no money without being ridiculous. <Jules Renard>

26. Novelists who go to psychiatrists are paying for what they should be paid for. <Unknown>

27. The Bible will keep you from sinning or sinning will keep you away from the Bible. <Don Russ>

28. The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing. <Marcus Aurelius>

29. The hatred relatives is the most violent. <Tacitus>

30. One is not superior merely because one sees the world as ODIOUS. <Chateaubriand; 1768-1848>

31. If it weren't for the last minute, nothing would get done. <Unknown>

32. Half the people in America are faking it. <Robert Mitchum>

33. A male gynecologist is like an auto mechanic who has never owned a car. <Carrie Snow>

34. Only dead fish swim with the stream. <Unknown>

35. Copy from one, it's plagiarism; copy from two, it's research. <Wilson Mizner; 1876-1933)

36. Nowadays, the illiterates can read and write. <Alberto Moravia>

37. Illegal aliens have always been a problem in the United States, ask any Native American. <Robert Orben>

38. Show me a sane man and I will cure him for you. <C.G. Jung>

40. Doctors and lawyers must go to school for years and years, often with little sleep and with great sacrifice to their FIRST wives. <Roy G. Blount, Jr.>

41. I never did give anybody hell. I just told them the truth and they thought it was hell. <Harry S. Truman>

42. The thought of being President frightens me and I do not think I want the job. <Ronald Reagan, 1973>

43. Never miss a good chance to shut up. <Scott Beach's grandfather>

44. Honesty has ruined more marriages than infidelity. <Charles McCabe>

45. When a girl marries, she exchanges the attentions of many men for the inattention of one. <Helen Rowland> (smile)

46. Nothing is illegal is 100 businessmen decide to do it. <Andrew Young>

47. There is no money in poetry, but then there is not poetry in money, either. <Robert Graves>

48. The patient who makes his doctor his heir is not likely to recover. < Unknown>

49. Life is what happens when you're making other plans. <John Lennon>

50. few people can be happy unless they hate some other person, nation, or creed. <Bertrand Russell; 1872-1970>

51. Man is certainly stark mad. He cannot make a worm, and yet he will be making gods by dozens. <Montaigne; 1553-1592>

52. My TRUEST FRIENDS include my children. Realized my boyhood dream of having children w/ whom I share true love & friendship! 🙂 <Pete Lorins>

53. Black History Month - Remember that as Black Professionals we must also EARN our clientele. Our History alone won't cut it! <Pete Lorins>

54. If you're a human being... TRY TO BE FAIR... the BALANCE on which you WEIGH others will also be used to WEIGH U in UR LIFETIME! <Pete Lorins>

55. WHEN in doubt, just LOVE FIRST. Start with your enemies. Love 'em a bit more. They NEED the LOVE. Trust me! <Pete Lorins>

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