Barbara Quotes

The Way really Big things get accomplished in this world -- by people no diff...

The Way really Big things get accomplished in this world -- by people no different than you and I who Know what they want and put everything they've got behind it -- Barbara Sher in the Book "I could do anything if only I knew what it was
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โ€œThe more anger towards the past you carr...

โ€œThe more anger towards the past you carry in your heart, the less capable you are of loving in the present.โ€ - Barbara De Angelis
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"If you arenโ€™t good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult ti...

"If you arenโ€™t good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since youโ€™ll resent the time and energy you give another person that you arenโ€™t even giving to yourself." โ€”Barbara De Angelis
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 09
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On Barbara Cartland: โ€œTwin miracles of mascara, her e...

On Barbara Cartland: โ€œTwin miracles of mascara, her eyes looked like the corpses of two small crows that had crashed into a chalk cliff.โ€ โ€“ the late Clive James (MIC)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 30
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"War is n...

"War is not nice." โ€” Barbara Bush
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 30
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โ€œAt the end of your life you will never regret not having passed one more t...

โ€œAt the end of your life you will never regret not having passed one more test, not winning one more verdict, or not closing one more deal. You will regret time not spent with a husband, a friend, a child or a parent.โ€ - Barbara Bush
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 18
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"Theology being the work of ...

"Theology being the work of males, original sin was traced to the female." -Barbara Tuchman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 31
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"Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books...

"Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill." - Barbara Tuchman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 01
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"Government remains the paramount area of folly ...

"Government remains the paramount area of folly because it is there that men seek power over others - only to lose it over themselves." -Barbara Tuchman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 31
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โ€œThe friend who holds your hand and says ...

โ€œThe friend who holds your hand and says the wrong thing is made of dearer stuff than the one who stays away.โ€ -Barbara Kingsolver
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 19
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โ€œThe very least you can do in your life is figure out what you hope for. ...

โ€œThe very least you can do in your life is figure out what you hope for. And the most you can do is live inside that hope. Not admire it from a distance but live right in it, under its roof.โ€ โ€• Barbara Kingsolver, Animal Dreams
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 14
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"As soon as you start to pursue ...

"As soon as you start to pursue a dream,your life wakes up and everything has a meaning" - Barbara Sher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 30
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โ€œOne constant among the elements of 1914โ€”as of any eraโ€”was the disposition ...

โ€œOne constant among the elements of 1914โ€”as of any eraโ€”was the disposition of everyone on all sides not to prepare for the harder alternative, not to act upon what they suspected to be true.โ€ โ€• Barbara W. Tuchman, The Guns of August
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 22
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"Memory is a complicated thi...

"Memory is a complicated thing, a relative to truth but not it's twin." Barbara Kingsolver
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 26
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You never lose by loving...

You never lose by loving. You always lose by holding back. - Barbara de Angelis
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 12
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โ€œA lot of what we experience as strength comes fro...

โ€œA lot of what we experience as strength comes from knowing what to do with weakness.โ€ -Barbara Ehrenreich, Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 20
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โ€œThe difference between successful peopl...

โ€œThe difference between successful people and others is how long they spend time feeling sorry for themselves.โ€ Barbara Corcoran
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 19
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"Heaven knows we're far from perfect and, if truth be known, maybe just...

"Heaven knows we're far from perfect and, if truth be known, maybe just a wee bit short of normal; but as Dr. Seuss says, "a person is a person"." ~ Marge Simpsons reply to Barbara Bush's criticism of the Simpsons family.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 20
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''Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it canno...

''Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.'' Barbara de Angelis
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 05
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"There are no shortcuts ...

"There are no shortcuts to any place worth going" - Barbara Sills [image quote]
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 01
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Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it canno...

Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could. Barbara de Angelis
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 11
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โ€œWhen the Japanese mend broken objects they aggrandize the damage by f...

โ€œWhen the Japanese mend broken objects they aggrandize the damage by filling the cracks with gold, because they believe that when something's suffered damage and has a history it becomes more beautifulโ€ ~ Barbara Bloom
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 26
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โ€œHe knows nothing; and he thinks he knows ...

โ€œHe knows nothing; and he thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.โ€ โ€• George Bernard Shaw, Major Barbara
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 28
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"Kindness and intelligence don't always deliver us from the pitfalls and t...

"Kindness and intelligence don't always deliver us from the pitfalls and traps: there are always failures of love, of will, of imagination. There is no way to take the danger out of human relationships.โ€ -Barbara Grizzuti Harrison
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 04
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"Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it canno...

"Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could." Barbara de Angelis
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 18
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