STATUS QUOtes — 20210801: Quotes x Quotes

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“One must never miss an opportunity of quoting things by others which are always more interesting than those one thinks up oneself.” — Marcel Proust

“The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by quotation.” — Benjamin Disraeli

“By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“A beautiful verse, an apt remark, or a well-turned phrase, appropriately quoted, is always effective and charming.” — Marie de Vichy-Chamrond

 

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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 — 20210731

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“It is the story that matters, not just the ending.” — Paul Lockhart

“Communication is merely an exchange of information, but connection is an exchange of our humanity.” — Sean Stephenson

“We seem to be getting closer and closer to a situation where nobody is responsible for what they did, but we are all responsible for what somebody else did.” — Thomas Sowell

“The secret to success is to start from scratch and keep on scratching.” — Dennis Green

 

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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 — 20210729

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“I think I dislike what I don’t like more than I like what I like.” — George Eliot

“Our latest moment is always our supreme moment. Five minutes delay in dinner now is more important than a greater sorrow ten years gone [ed].” — Samuel Butler

“It’s hard when you miss people. But, you know, if you miss them it means you were lucky. It means you had someone special in your life, someone worth missing.” — Nathan Scott

“I think one of the most groundbreaking inventions of all time is the jackhammer.” — Demetri Martin

 

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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 — 20210727

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“To refrain from an act is no less an act than to commit one.” — Charles Sherrington

“You have to [learn to] walk before you can run. No, you have to have something you want to run toward.” — Paul Lockhart

“Indeed, one of the most gratifying things you can say to another person is: ‘I’ve been thinking about what you said.'” — Kate Murphy

“Confidante: One entrusted by A with the secrets of B confided to herself by C.” — Ambrose Bierce

 

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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 — 20210725

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Experience created the art but inexperience created the luck.” — Aristotle

“There are people who take the heart out of you, and there are people who put it back.” — Elizabeth David

“You’ve got to think about ‘big things’ while you’re doing small things, so that all the small things go in the right direction.” — Alvin Toffler

“I’ve got to get out of this rut and back in the groove.” — Homer Simpson

 

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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 — 20210723

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“A lie would have no sense unless the truth were felt as dangerous.” — Alfred Adler

“There is no quality of human nature so nearly royal as the ability to yield gracefully.” — Charles Conrad

“Once, Picasso was asked what his paintings meant. He said, ‘Do you ever know what the birds are singing? You don’t. But you listen to them anyway.’ So, sometimes with art, it is important just to look.” — Marina Abramović

“Never tell anyone that you’re writing a book, going on a diet, exercising, taking a course, or quitting smoking. They’ll encourage you to death.” — Lynn Johnston

 

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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 — 20210721

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Every joy is gain
And gain is gain, however small.”
Robert Browning

“For desired conclusions, we ask ourselves, ‘Can I believe this?’, but for unpalatable conclusions we ask, ‘Must I believe this?'” ― Thomas Gilovich

“If the stars should appear but one night every thousand years how man would marvel and stare.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Doing two things like a half-wit never equals doing one thing like a whole wit.” ― Danny Meyer

 

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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 — 20210719

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Jealousy is all the fun you think they had.” — Erica Jong

“The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, we must think anew and act anew. We must disenthrall ourselves, and then we shall save our country.” — Abraham Lincoln

“The mind is beautiful because of the paradox. It uses itself to understand itself.” — Adam Elenbaas

“I’ve given my memoirs far more thought than any of my marriages. You can’t divorce a book.” — Gloria Swanson

 

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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 — 20210708

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“You can pull the nail out, but the hole is still there.” — Don Lemon

“Questions you cannot answer are usually far better for you than answers you cannot question.” — Yuval Noah Harari

“My advice to you concerning applause is this: enjoy it but never quite believe it.” — Robert Montgomery

“I wonder if Socrates would have appreciated the flagrant irony: It’s only because his pupils Plato and Xenophon put his disdain for the written word into written words that we have any knowledge of it today.” — Joshua Foer

 

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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 — 20210706

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

— Margaret Thatcher —

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Today’s STATUS QUOtes

 

“Once you start asking questions, innocence is gone.” — Mary Astor

“Elementary rules of logic: extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence and what can be asserted without evidence can also be dismissed without evidence.” — Christopher Hitchens

“To demand that another love what one loves is tyranny enough, but to demand that another hate what one hates, is even worse.” — Margaret Mead

“Maybe the most that you can expect from a relationship that goes bad is to come out of it with a few good songs.” — Marianne Faithfull, English singer, songwriter, and actress

 

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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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