Unknown Quotes and Sayings


Fashion is something that goes in one year and out the other. ~Unknown

Artificial Intelligence is no match for natural stupidity. ~Unknown

Everyone is entitled to be stupid, but some abuse the privilege. ~Unknown

Fools rush in where fools have been before. ~Unknown

Never attribute to malice what can be adequately explained by stupidity. ~Unknown

J.F.K.--The Man and the Airport ~Unknown

My Karma ran over your dogma. ~Unknown

A stitch in time would have confused Einstein. ~Unknown

All general statements are false. ~Unknown

The wages of sin are unreported. ~Unknown

Where a calculator on the ENIAC is equipped with 18,000 vacuum tubes and weighs 30 tons, computers in the future may have only 1,000 vaccuum tubes and perhaps weigh 1.5 tons. ~Unknown

In a few minutes a computer can make a mistake so great that it would have taken many men many months to equal it. ~Unknown

All programmers are playwrights and all computers are lousy actors. ~Unknown

A friend is someone who will help you move. A real friend is someone who will help you move a body. ~Unknown

Immortality lies not in the things you leave behind, but in the people your life has touched. ~Unknown

Man is a gregarious creature, more so in mind than in body. He may like to go alone for a walk but he hates to stand alone in his opinion. ~Unknown

Use what talents you possess: the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang the best. ~Unknown

There is only one success- to be able to spend your life in your own way. ~Unknown

Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered -- either by themselves or by others. ~Unknown

Feelings are real and legitimate; children behave and misbehave for a reason, even if adults cannot figure it out. ~Unknown

Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye. ~Unknown

Life is like a beautiful melody, only the lyrics are messed up. ~Unknown

Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell. ~Unknown

Many an opportunity is lost because a man is out looking for four-leaf clovers. ~Unknown

Discretion is being able to raise your eyebrow instead of your voice. ~Unknown

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt. ~Unknown

The whole world steps aside for the man who knows where he is going. ~Unknown

The atom, being for all practical purposes the stable unit of the physical plane, is a constantly changing vortex of reactions. ~Unknown

Sometimes the most urgent and vital thing you can do is take a complete rest. ~Unknown

Life has no rehearsals, only performances. ~Unknown

The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it. ~Unknown

Bad habits are like a comfortable bed, easy to get into, but hard to get out of. ~Unknown

Remember, people will judge you by your actions, not your intentions. You may have a heart of gold -- but so does a hard-boiled egg. ~Unknown

If you fear nothing, you love nothing. If you love nothing, what joy can there be in life? ~Unknown

Perhaps one day this too will be pleasant to remember. ~Unknown

An Irishman is the only man in the world who will step over the bodies of a dozen naked women to get to a bottle of stout. ~Unknown

That which we obtain too easily, we esteem too lightly. ~Unknown

Success always occurs in private and failure in full public view. ~Unknown

He who thinks by the inch and talks by the yard deserves to be kicked by the foot. ~Unknown

The essence of intelligence is skill in extracting meaning from everyday experience. ~Unknown

The words you speak today should be soft and tender. . . for tomorrow you may have to eat them. ~Unknown

Love is my Sword, Goodness my Armor, And Humor my Shield. ~Unknown

We are drowning in information and starved for knowledge. ~Unknown

If you make the world a little better, then you have accomplished a great deal. ~Unknown

It is difficult for sorrow to intrude on a busy life. ~Unknown

Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement. ~Unknown

All power corrupts, but we need the electricity. ~Unknown

Every oak tree started out as a couple of nuts who decided to stand their ground. ~Unknown

Life is like a piano... what you get out of it depends on how you play it. ~Unknown

Those who stare at the past have their backs turned to the future. ~Unknown

A library is an arsenal of liberty. ~Unknown

A hunch is creativity trying to tell you something. ~Unknown

A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation. ~Unknown

The one whose judgment counts most in your life is the one staring back in the glass. ~Unknown

What most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things. ~Unknown

A friend is one to whom you can pour out the contents of your heart, chaff and grain alike. Knowing that the gentlest of hands will take and sift it, keep what is worth keeping and with a breath of kindness, blow the rest away. ~Unknown

If you begin the day with love in your heart, peace in your nerves, and truth in your mind, you not only benefit by their presence but also bring them to others, to your family and friends, and to all those whose destiny draws across your path that day. ~Unknown

Ideals are like stars. You will not succeed in touching them with your hands. But, like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides and following them you will reach your destiny. ~Unknown

It takes courage to grow up and turn out to be who you really are. ~Unknown

Use the talents you possess -- for the woods would be a very silent place if no birds sang except for the best. ~Unknown

What man does not understand, he fears; and what he fears, he tends to destroy. ~Unknown

Usability is like oxygen -- you never notice it until it is missing... ~Unknown

True friendship is seen through the heart not through the eyes. ~Unknown

A diplomat is a man who says you have an open mind, instead of telling you that you have a hole in the head. ~Unknown

Outside show is a poor substitute for inner worth. ~Unknown

Politicians are like diapers. They both need changing regularly and for the same reason. ~Unknown

I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided, and that is the lamp of experience. I know no way of judging the future but by the past. ~Unknown

Between the wish and the thing life lies waiting. ~Unknown

The worst prison would be a closed heart. ~Unknown

Dedication is not what others expect of you, it is what you can give to others. ~Unknown

Blessed is the person who is too busy to worry in the daytime and too sleepy to worry at night. ~Unknown

Confidence in nonsense is a requirement for the creative process. ~Unknown

Use soft words and hard arguments. ~Unknown

Love is not blind, it sees more not less; But because it sees more it chooses to see less. ~Unknown

Never deprive someone of hope -- it may be all they have. ~Unknown

A life spent making mistakes is not only most honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing. ~Unknown

If we deny love that is given to us, if we refuse to give love because we fear pain or loss, then our lives will be empty, our loss greater. ~Unknown

Everything you do or say is public relations. ~Unknown

A healthy family is sacred territory. ~Unknown

If a pessimist is always right, is he a realist? ~Unknown

There are people who make things happen, those who watch what happens, and those who wonder what happened. ~Unknown

"Reality" is the only word in the English language that should always be used in quotes. ~Unknown

The greatest oak was once a little nut who held its ground.... ~Unknown

Practice Random Acts of Kindness and Senseless Beauty. ~Unknown

Failure to prepare is preparing to fail. ~Unknown

Blessed are we who can laugh at ourselves for we shall never cease to be amused. ~Unknown

Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward. ~Unknown

The human brain is like a railroad freight car -- guaranteed to have a certain capacity but often running empty. ~Unknown

To err is human, to blame the next guy even more so. ~Unknown

Courage atrophies from lack of use. ~Unknown

Drawing on my fine command of language, I said nothing. ~Unknown

An effective way to deal with predators is to taste terrible. ~Unknown

He who hesitates is not only lost, but miles from the next exit. ~Unknown

Accident, n.: A condition in which presence of mind is good, but absence of body is better. ~Unknown

A wise man can see more from the bottom of a well than a fool can from a mountain top . ~Unknown

After all is said and done, a lot more will be said than done. ~Unknown

Any sufficiently advanced bureaucracy is indistinguishable from molasses. ~Unknown

Cats are intended to teach us that not everything in nature has a function. ~Unknown

The human race is faced with a cruel choice: work or daytime television. ~Unknown

Eat a live toad the first thing in the morning and nothing worse will happen to you the rest of the day. ~Unknown

Whoever does not love his work cannot hope that it will please others. ~Unknown

Every big problem was at one time a wee disturbance. ~Unknown

Pain is inevitable; suffering is optional. ~Unknown

Words lead to deeds.... They prepare the soul, make it ready, and move it to tenderness. ~Unknown

The heart is wiser than the intellect. ~Unknown

A wise man can see more from the bottom of a well than a fool can from a mountain top. ~Unknown

Nobody trips over mountains. It is the small pebble that causes you to stumble. Pass all the pebbles in your path and you will find you have crossed the mountain. ~Unknown

If you listened hard enough the first time, you might have heard what I meant to say. ~Unknown

The really happy person is one who can enjoy the scenery when on a detour. ~Unknown

Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy. ~Unknown

Beware of the half truth. You may have gotten hold of the wrong half. ~Unknown

The only real failure in life is the failure to try. ~Unknown

He who ceases to learn cannot adequately teach. ~Unknown

Programming today is a race between software engineers stirring to build bigger and better idiot-proof programs, and the universe trying to produce bigger and better idiots. So far, the universe is winning. ~Unknown

Most people rust out due to lack of challenge. Few people rust out due to overuse. ~Unknown