Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Miscellaneous.

The repository contains 143 quotes in the category “Miscellaneous.”
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These days, the problem with many neighborhoods is that there are more hoods than neighbors.

MAD Magazine

Prison inmates are treated to cable TV, hot meals and a college education, while on the outside some people can only afford these things through a life of crime.

MAD Magazine

Many a good egg ends up getting beaten.

MAD Magazine

I talk to myself because I like dealing with a better class of people.


Those who don’t know how to weep with their whole heart don’t know how to laugh either.

Golda Meir
1898 — 1978

Forgive and forget, but always remember.

Jack Miner
1865 — 1944

It is a folly second to none to try to improve the world.

1622 — 1673

A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.

Hector Munro
1870 — 1916

Anyone who isn’t confused really doesn’t understand the situation.

Edward R. Murrow
1908 — 1965

The more we say, the more there remains to be said.

Guru Nanak
1469 — 1539

Every time I sign a ball, and there have been thousands, I thank my luck that I wasn’t born Coveleski or Wambsgnass or Peckinpaugh.

Mel Ott
1909 — 1958

Most of the harm in the world is done by good people, and not by accident, lapse or omission.

Isabel Paterson
1886 — 1961

There are two kinds of light: the glow that illuminates, and the glare that obscures.

James Thurber
1894 — 1961

It is better to know some of the questions than all of the answers.

James Thurber
1894 — 1961

Why be good when all the good things happen when you’re bad?

Elizabeth Pfluger

Early to bed and early to rise makes a man stupid and blind in the eyes.

Mazer Rackham

In a barbaric world, it’s better to be the ultimate barbarian than the ultimate diplomat.

Doug Rau

When life hands you a lemon, say, “Oh yeah, I like lemons. What else ya got?”

Henry Rollins
1961 —     

Nobody can ever make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt
1884 — 1962

Poetry is the record of the best and happiest moments of the happiest and best minds.

Percy Bysshe Shelley
1792 — 1822

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