STATUS QUOtes — 20210206

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 
“Never confuse the size of your paycheck with the size of your talent.” — Marlon Brando

“’Do you think people have noticed that I’m around?’ ‘I notice when you’re not. Does that count?’” — Melina Marchetta

“I want to disabuse people of the idea that knowledge is power. Knowing how to get to Detroit is not the same thing as having the bus fare.” — Andrew Vachss

“My musical genius reached its apex thirty years ago when I played the triangle in Haydn’s children’s symphony, so I could not play unless you needed someone to make one sustained note!” — May Sarton

 

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I love quotations because it is a joy to find thoughts one might have, beautifully expressed with much authority by someone recognized wiser than oneself.
— Marlene Dietrich —

 
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STATUS QUOtes — 20191010

Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Certain minds must be allowed their peculiarities.” — Goethe

“I know a thousand things louder than a soldier’s gun; I know the heartbeat of his mother.” — Andrea Gibson

“Some of the finest moral intuitions come to quite humble people. The visiting of lofty ideas doesn’t depend on formal schooling.” — Alfred North Whitehead

“If there are two hundred people in a room and one of them doesn’t like me, I’ve got to get out.” — Marlon Brando

 

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Quotes from Goethe, Andrea Gibson, Alfred North Whitehead and Marlon Brando that are poignant, witty, humorous, inspirational or thought provoking