STATUS QUOtes — 20240714

“Platitudes? Yes, there are platitudes.
Platitudes are there because they are true.”

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Crooked logs also make straight fires.” — German Proverb

“Sometimes we learn the most about forgiveness when we realize how desperately we need it ourselves.” — Glad Munaiseche

“To fulfill a dream, to be allowed to sweat over lonely labor, to be given the chance to create, is the meat and potatoes of life. The money is the gravy. As everyone else, I love to dunk my crust in it. But alone, it is not a diet designed to keep body and soul together.” — Bette Davis

“It takes a lot of intellectual contortion to deny the obvious, but never underestimate the contortions of an intellectual.” — Steven Landsburg 

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20240712

“Platitudes? Yes, there are platitudes.
Platitudes are there because they are true.”

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Morality is herd instinct in the individual.” — Friedrich Nietzsche

“Amateurs practice until they get it right, but professionals practice until they can’t get it wrong.” — Steve Blank

“Life is like an ever-shifting kaleidoscope – a slight change, and all patterns alter.” — Sharon Salzberg

“You can be miserable before you eat a cookie, and you can be miserable afterward. But never while you’re eating a cookie.” — Ina Garten

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20240710

“Platitudes? Yes, there are platitudes.
Platitudes are there because they are true.”

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Enjoy what you are doing or stop and do what you enjoy.” — Ravi V. Melwani

“Victories that are cheap are cheap. Those only are worth having which come as the result of hard fighting.” — Henry Ward Beecher

“I’d much rather have the honesty than not. Because if you will say what’s on your mind and get it off your chest, then the sooner I can prove you wrong!” — Garth Brooks

“A speculator is a man who observes the future, and acts before it occurs.” — Bernard Baruch

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20240708

“Platitudes? Yes, there are platitudes.
Platitudes are there because they are true.”

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“A grain of sand leads to the fall of a mountain when the moment has come for the mountain to fall.” — Ernest Renan

“Oh, the comfort, the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words, but pouring them all out, just as they are, chaff and grain together, certain that a faithful hand will take and sift them, keep what is worth keeping, and with a breath of kindness blow the rest away.” — Dinah Maria Mulock Craik

“Seek not the favor of the multitude; it is seldom got by honest and lawful means. But seek the testimony of few; and number not voices, but weigh them.” — Immanuel Kant

“Finishing second means you are the first to lose [ed].” — Gilles Villeneuve

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20240706

“Platitudes? Yes, there are platitudes.
Platitudes are there because they are true.”

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Be a disciple of depth in a shallow world.” — Cal Newport

“The least of us is improved by the things done by the best of us, because if we are not able to land at least we are able to follow.” (July 20, 1969 CBS Moon Landing Coverage) Walter Cronkite

“An unkind remark is like a killing frost – no matter how much it warms up, the damage is already done.” — Suzanne Woods Fisher

“Sometimes what is legal isn’t what is right, and sometimes it needs a witch to tell the difference.” — Terry Pratchett

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20240703

“Platitudes? Yes, there are platitudes.
Platitudes are there because they are true.”

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“We can, after all, learn much from lessons we did not sign up for.” — Alexander Jablokov

“May I forget what ought to be forgotten; and recall, unfailing, all that ought to be recalled, each kindly thing, forgetting what might sting.” — Mary Caroline Davies

“A man will be imprisoned in a room with a door that’s unlocked and opens inwards; as long as it does not occur to him to pull rather than push it.” — Ludwig Wittgenstein

“When your first baby drops her pacifier, you sterilize it. When your second baby drops her pacifier, you tell the dog: ‘Fetch!'” — Bruce Lansky

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20240701

“Platitudes? Yes, there are platitudes.
Platitudes are there because they are true.”

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“The apprenticeship of difficulty is one which the greatest have had to serve [ed].” — Samuel Smiles

“Today is the parent of tomorrow. The present casts its shadow far into the future. That is the law of life, individual and social.” — Emma Goldman

“If we continue to develop our technology without wisdom or prudence, our servant may prove to be our executioner.” — Omar Bradley

“When I was 40, my doctor advised me that a man in his 40s shouldn’t play tennis. I heeded his advice carefully and could hardly wait until I reached 50 to start again.” — Hugo Black

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20240629

“Platitudes? Yes, there are platitudes.
Platitudes are there because they are true.”

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Let what is unfair teach you.” — David Foster Wallace

“Life is a compromise of what your ego wants to do, what experience tells you to do, and what your nerves let you do.” — Bruce Crampton

“Don’t dismiss a good idea simply because you don’t like the source.” — H. Jackson Brown Jr.

“I’m not crazy, I’ve just been in a very bad mood for 40 years!” — Shirley MacLaine

 

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STATUS QUOtes — 20240627

“Platitudes? Yes, there are platitudes.
Platitudes are there because they are true.”

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“The Lizard had the tree in mind when challenging the dog to a fight.” — African Proverb

“The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members.” — Coretta Scott King

“If you dispense your own wisdom, others often dismiss it; if you offer wisdom from a third party, it seems less arrogant and more acceptable.” — Randy Pausch

“The freelance writer is one who is paid per piece or per word or perhaps.” — Robert Benchley

 

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— Marlene Dietrich —

 
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STATUS QUOtes — 20240625

“Platitudes? Yes, there are platitudes.
Platitudes are there because they are true.”

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Quotations in conversation are torches in darkness.” — Vikrant Parsai

“Whatever you do, do it to the purpose; do it thoroughly, not superficially. Go to the bottom of things. Any thing half done, or half known, is in my mind, neither done nor known at all. Nay, worse, for it often misleads.” — Lord Chesterfield

“If I don’t practice one day, I know it; two days, the critics know it; three days, the public knows it.” — Jascha Heifetz, “widely regarded as one of the greatest violinists of all time

“We were taught as kids to not get in strangers’ cars or meet strangers from the internet, and now we literally summon strangers from the internet and get in their cars.” — via Dave Vescio, Twitter

 

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— Marlene Dietrich —

 
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