The nicest feeling in the world is to do a good deed anonymously-and have somebody find out.
The season of failure is the best time for sowing the seeds of success
A saint is a sinner who never gave up.
Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
The walls of protection we build around ourselves to protect from external threat become the very walls of self-imprisonment
Inspirational + Short quotes ⇑Inspirational Quotes
Nothing is impossible unless you think it is
It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
If you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished?
Worrying is like paying a debt you don't owe.
Lead from the back - and let others believe they are in front.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
Be always with people who inspire you; surround yourself with people who lift you up
Sometimes you have to lose all you have to find out who you truly are.
No matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.
You don't have to like someone, but you have to treat them as you wish to be treated.
Funny + Short quotes ⇑Funny Quotes
Atheism is a non-prophet organization.
When you worry, it is your funeral, all arranged by yourself
In the universities somehow the faces are longer; maybe it's the weight of knowledge or something.
Our presence here is just for a short period of time. We do not have to shorten it by fighting each other
Life + Short quotes ⇑Life Quotes
Life is a journey, not a destination.
Wisdom comes from experience. Experience is often a result of lack of wisdom.
Treat everyone with politeness and kindness, not because they are nice, but because you are.
Guard well your thoughts when alone and your words when accompanied.
Integrity is doing the right thing when nobody is watching, and doing as you say you would do.
All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence; then success is sure.
I would rather live a short life of glory than a long one of obscurity.
The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
Truth + Short quotes ⇑Truth Quotes
Blind belief in authority is the greatest enemy of truth.
They'll either want to kill you, kiss you, or be you.
Sometimes people don't want to hear the truth because they don't want their illusions destroyed.
Only when you do not know yourself, the opinion of other people becomes important.
Do not seek revenge and call it justice.
No one is ever the villain of their own story.
Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters
Wrong does not cease to be wrong because the majority share in it.
There's none so blind as those who will not listen.
Love + Short quotes ⇑Love Quotes
You belong where you're loved.
In the state of love, no matter what you do, it's going to be good
Never love anything so much that it possesses you.
If it is conditional, it is not love.
True love cannot be bought. To receive love, one must give it freely, without any condition
The greater the love, the greater the tragedy when it's over.
The scariest thing about distance is that you don't know whether they'll miss you or forget you.
Respect was invented to cover the empty place where love should be.
A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.
Love is not an instrument of convenience. Love is a process of self-annihilation
Wisdom + Short quotes ⇑Wisdom Quotes
Walls of self-protection are also walls of self-imprisonment.
Understanding is the first step to acceptance, and only with acceptance can there be recovery.
We live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
Respect yourself and others will respect you.
They cannot take away our self-respect if we do not give it to them.
With firm likes and dislikes, you shut your doors to the many possibilities of life
The truly wise mourn neither for those who are living nor for those who have passed away
Courage + Short quotes ⇑Courage Quotes
But in the end one needs more courage to live than to kill himself.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
It takes guts and humility to admit mistakes. Admitting we're wrong is courage, not weakness.
Courage is found in unlikely places.
Anyone can hide. Facing up to things, working through them, that's what makes you strong.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
If you always do what interests you, at least one person is pleased.
A winner is a dreamer who never gives up
Change + Short quotes ⇑Change Quotes
No amount of regretting can change the past, and no amount of worrying can change the future.
Life is short. Focus on what really matters most. You have to change your priorities over time.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Failure + Short quotes ⇑Failure Quotes
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Failure is only the opportunity more intelligently to begin again.
Humor + Short quotes ⇑Humor Quotes
Siblings that say they never fight are most definitely hiding something
Peeing is like a good book in that it is very, very hard to stop once you start.
I never put off till tomorrow what I can possibly do - the day after.
People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.
Practice makes perfect, but nobody's perfect, so why practice?
All Short Quotes ⇑
Genius is 1% talent and 99% percent hard work...
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it.
We all use the future to escape the present.
Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed.
It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.
Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
Fear cuts deeper than swords.
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.
If you expect nothing from somebody you are never disappointed.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
The surest way to make your dreams come true is to live them.
Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere.
Those who are very interested in leaving their footprints on the planet, they shall never fly.
If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself.
Confusion is always a better state to be in than living in stupid conclusions.
If you want success, the foremost thing is to ensure that you are not the obstacle to it.
Never allow someone to be your priority while allowing yourself to be their option.
Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.
Happiness lies in making others happy, in forsaking self-interest to bring joy to others.
The price of greatness is responsibility.
Don't handicap your children by making their lives easy.
Forget yesterday, live for today. Tomorrow will take care of itself.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?
When 'I' replaced with 'We', even the illness becomes wellness.
A good speech should be like a woman's skirt; long enough to cover the subject and short enough to create interest.
You may delay, but time will not.
Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty.
There's always a rainbow at the end of every rain.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
The strongest steel is forged by the fires of hell.
As long as we require someone else to make us happy, we are slaves.
The worst of our faults is our interest in other people's faults.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
Do what you feel in your heart to be right - for you'll be criticized anyway.
Human beings are not suffering their bondage, they are suffering their freedom
Character is doing what you don't want to do but know you should do.
The Moment you identify something as good or bad, you're just dividing the world
If you stand on the garbage heap of your mind, your feet will never touch the ground.
The biggest mistake that people make is they try to be happier than someone else.
You don't have to be better than everyone else, but you have to be at your best.
If you nurture the root, you don't have to bother about the fruit - it will come naturally.
Power doesn't corrupt. People are corrupt. When they get empowered, it becomes apparent.
If you are too full of yourself, life has to knead you. There is no other treatment.
The intellect is like a knife - the sharper, the better. As long as you know how to handle it.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
Knowledge is a treasure, but practice is the key to it.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
Opportunities are like sunrises. If you wait too long, you miss them.
Never was anything great achieved without danger.
If at first you don't succeed then skydiving definitely isn't for you.
Great men are not born great, they grow great...
It is better to be alone than in bad company.
Every sunset brings the promise of a new dawn
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
The Eyes are the window to your soul
Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the pangs of disappointed love.
If everyone fought for their own convictions there would be no war.
The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.
You must learn to let go. Release the stress. You were never in control anyway.
A friend may be waiting behind a stranger's face.
Don't be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart.
Kindness is the light that dissolves all walls between souls, families, and nations
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.
The secret to getting ahead is getting started.
Oh, I wouldn't mind, Hazel Grace. It would be a privilege to have my heart broken by you.
Just be yourself, there is no one better.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.
I'd far rather be happy than right any day.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
The strongest of all warriors are these two - Time and Patience.
Enthusiasm can help you find the new doors, but it takes passion to open them.
Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
Think for yourself and let others enjoy the privilege of doing so too.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
I will be calm. I will be mistress of myself.
Kindness can thrive even amongst cruelty.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
Suffering is a gift. In it is hidden mercy.
Truth is, everybody is going to hurt you; you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Newt Scamander: My philosophy is that worrying means you suffer twice.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars.
It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.
I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.
Everyone smiles with that invisible gun to their head.
Hope is a waking dream.
Many atrocities have been done in the name of the greater good.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.
You never know how strong you are, until being strong is your only choice.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
Life is a shipwreck, but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.
Life is only precious because it ends, kid.
Enjoy life. This is not a dress rehearsal.
Before you can lie to another, you must first lie to yourself
Some people try to be tall by cutting off the heads of others.
If you are seeking infinite, installment is not the way. It will be an endless installment.
What is Destiny? That's a simple escape from all the nonsense you have done to your life.