Inspirational Quotations #390

A preoccupation with the future not only prevents us from seeing the present as it is, but often prompts us to rearrange the past.
Eric Hoffer

Man ought to know that in the theater of human life, it is only for Gods and angels to be spectators.
Francis Bacon

Always walk through life as if you have something new to learn and you will.
Vernon Howard

Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
Charles Caleb Colton

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
Zig Ziglar

There are events which are so great that if a writer has participated in them his obligation is to write truly rather than assume the presumption of altering them with invention.
Ernest Hemingway

Contempt for happiness is usually contempt for other people’s happiness, and is an elegant disguise for hatred of the human race.
Bertrand A. Russell

Men’s hearts ought not be set against one another, but set with one another, and all against evil only.
Thomas Carlyle

A university should be a place of light, of liberty and of learning.
Benjamin Disraeli

When thou findest thyself scorning another, look then at thy own heart and laugh at thy folly.
Sri Aurobindo

Morality is always the product of terror; its chains and strait-waistcoats are fashioned by those who dare not trust others, because they do not dare to trust themselves, to walk in liberty.
Aldous Huxley

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