Nicholas Quotes

"The maximum success is ...

"The maximum success is reached when you are never busy." โ€”Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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"In great affairs men show themselves as t...

"In great affairs men show themselves as they wish to be seen; in small things they show themselves as they are." โ€” Nicholas Chamfort
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"You can't take yourself seriously. I learned that being a straight man. Th...

"You can't take yourself seriously. I learned that being a straight man. That's what I do on Just a Minute - laugh at myself and they make jokes at my expense. But that's what life's about, isn't it? Having fun." - Nicholas Parsons
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 28
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"To become a philosopher king, s...

"To become a philosopher king, start with being a king, not being a philosopher." Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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"Merry Chr...

"Merry Christmas."- Nicholas Clause.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 25
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"Whatโ€™s different from Watergate is not ...

"Whatโ€™s different from Watergate is not the nature of the misconduct, but the shamelessness of the defense." - Nicholas Kristof
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 15
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โ€œJust when you think it can't get any wo...

โ€œJust when you think it can't get any worse, it can. And just when you think it can't get any better, it can.โ€ โ€• Nicholas Sparks
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 06
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"If someone is making an effor...

"If someone is making an effort to ignore you, he is not ignoring you." - Nassim (Nicholas) Taleb
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"An economist is a surgeon with an excellent scalpe...

"An economist is a surgeon with an excellent scalpel and a rough-edged lancet, who operates beautifully on the dead and tortures the living." โ€” Nicholas Chamfort
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 26
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Experience had taught me that even ...

Experience had taught me that even the most precious memories fade with the passage of time. --- Nicholas Sparks
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โ€žLove is like the wind, ...

โ€žLove is like the wind, you canโ€˜t see it but you can feel itโ€œ - Nicholas Sparks
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 11
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"It is a sign of weakness ...

"It is a sign of weakness to avoid showing signs of weakness." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 17
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โ€œMy experience is that money and transactions purify relations; i...

โ€œMy experience is that money and transactions purify relations; ideas and abstract matters like โ€˜recognitionโ€™ and โ€˜creditโ€™ warp them, creating an atmosphere of perpetual rivalry.โ€ โ€“ Nassim Nicholas Taleb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 18
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โ€œThatโ€™s the truth of the world, No body waves-but everyone...

โ€œThatโ€™s the truth of the world, No body waves-but everyone waves back.โ€ - Nicholas Epely from Sorry Iโ€™m Late, I Didnโ€™t Want to Come: One Introvertโ€™s Year of Saying Yes by Jessica Pan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 22
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Every couple needs to argue now and the...

Every couple needs to argue now and then. Just to prove that the relationship is strong enough to survive. -Nicholas Sparks
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โ€œMy idea of the modern Stoic sage is someone who transform...

โ€œMy idea of the modern Stoic sage is someone who transforms fear into prudence, pain into information, mistakes into initiation, and desire into undertaking.โ€ - Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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Life Always Offers You a ...

Life Always Offers You a Second Chance. It's Called Tomorrow. - " Nicholas Sparks "
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 06
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"They will envy you for your success, for your wealt...

"They will envy you for your success, for your wealth, for you intelligence, for your looks, for your status - but rarely for your wisdom." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 18
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โ€œFreedom is always associated with ...

โ€œFreedom is always associated with risk-taking, whether it leads to it or comes from it.โ€ - Nassim Nicholas Taleb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 18
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"Stoicism is about the *domest...

"Stoicism is about the *domestication* of emotions, not their elimination." -Nassim Nicholas Taleb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 09
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"Atheists are just modern versions of r...

"Atheists are just modern versions of religious fundamentalists: both take religion too literally." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 16
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โ€œShe wanted something else, something different, something more. Passion a...

โ€œShe wanted something else, something different, something more. Passion and romance, perhaps, or maybe quiet conversations in candlelit rooms, or perhaps something as simple as not being second.โ€ โ€• Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 25
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โ€œThey didnโ€™t agree on much. In fact, they didnโ€™t agree on anything. They fought all th...

โ€œThey didnโ€™t agree on much. In fact, they didnโ€™t agree on anything. They fought all the time and challenged each other ever day. But despite their differences, they had one important thing in common. They were crazy about each other.โ€ โ€• Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 13
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"For life to be really fun, what...

"For life to be really fun, what you fear should line up with what you desire." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 17
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โ€œIn our time together, you claimed a special place...

โ€œIn our time together, you claimed a special place in my heart, one I'll carry with me forever and that no one can ever replace.โ€ โ€• Nicholas Sparks, Dear John
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 24
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โ€œRomance is thinking about your signific...

โ€œRomance is thinking about your significant other, when you are supposed to be thinking about something else.โ€ โ€• nicholas sparks
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 25
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โ€œThe best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more...

โ€œThe best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more, that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. And that's what you've given me. That's what I'd hoped to give you foreverโ€ โ€• Nicholas Sparks
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 13
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"An idea starts to be interesting whe...

"An idea starts to be interesting when you get scared of taking it to its logical conclusion." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 15
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"A Stoic is someone who transforms fear into pruden...

"A Stoic is someone who transforms fear into prudence, pain into transformation, mistakes into initiation, and desire into undertaking." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 09
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"The year 1916 was cursed; 1917 wil...

"The year 1916 was cursed; 1917 will surely be better!" - Tsar Nicholas II, the year of the October Revolution.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 15
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Love is like the wind, y...

Love is like the wind, you can't see it but you can feel it. โ€• Nicholas Sparks
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โ€œSo it's not gonna be easy. It's going to be really hard; we're gonna have to...

โ€œSo it's not gonna be easy. It's going to be really hard; we're gonna have to work at this everyday, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, everyday. You and me... everyday.โ€ โ€• Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 22
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"Always listen to your heart, becau...

"Always listen to your heart, because even though it's on your left side, it's always right." - Nicholas Sparks
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 24
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Lifeโ€™s too s...

Lifeโ€™s too short for regrets. Nicholas Hoult
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 06
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โ€œThe most impressive fact in American life is the subs...

โ€œThe most impressive fact in American life is the substantial unity of view in regard to the fundamental questions of government and of conduct.โ€ -Nicholas Butler, 1908
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 07
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I am nothing special, of this I am sure. I am a common man with common thoughts and I've led a ...

I am nothing special, of this I am sure. I am a common man with common thoughts and I've led a common life. There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.. -Nicholas Sparks
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 15
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"I may not be a man of God, Reverend, but I know r...

"I may not be a man of God, Reverend, but I know right and I know wrong and I have the good grace to know which is which." ~ Officer Nicholas Angel, Hot fuzz.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 18
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"Love is like the wind, y...

"Love is like the wind, you can't see it, but you can feel it." - Nicholas Sparks
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 14
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"Nationalism is the biggest disease on the planet. Nations have the...

"Nationalism is the biggest disease on the planet. Nations have the wrong granularity.Theyโ€™re too small to be global and too big to be local, and all they can think about is competing." - Nicholas Negroponte
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 18
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"I may not be a Man of God, Reverend. But I know ri...

"I may not be a Man of God, Reverend. But I know right, and I know wrong. And I have the good grace to know which is which" - Sergeant Nicholas Angel, Hot Fuzz
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 31
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โ€œLove is like the wind, you can...

โ€œLove is like the wind, you can't see it but you can feel it.โ€ โ€• Nicholas Sparks, A Walk to Remember
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 16
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โ€œIt happens to everyone as they grow up. You find out who you are and what you want...

โ€œIt happens to everyone as they grow up. You find out who you are and what you want, and then you realize that people you've known forever don't see things the way you do. So you keep the wonderful memories, but find yourself moving on.โ€ - Nicholas Sparks
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 10
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Optimism is essential to achievement a...

Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress. - Nicholas Murray Butler
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"Somebody once said that beauty is the passport t...

"Somebody once said that beauty is the passport to success, but it's not a passport. It's a visa and it expires." - Michael J. Mosley and Nicholas Rossiter
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 28
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Nothing thatโ€™s worthw...

Nothing thatโ€™s worthwhile is ever easy. Remember that. Nicholas Sparks
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 13
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There are moments when I wish I could roll back the cloc...

There are moments when I wish I could roll back the clock and take all the sadness away, but I have the feeling that if I did, the joy would be gone as well. -Nicholas Sparks
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 16
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There are no short and easy p...

There are no short and easy paths to long and lasting happiness - Nicholas James "Nick" Vujicic
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 07
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"It is true that some people, including politicians, have limited abi...

"It is true that some people, including politicians, have limited ability to concentrate and can only focus on one big issue at a time. But that is not true at all." -Nicholas Stern, A Blueprint For a Safer Planet
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 08
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We flock to the virtual ...

We flock to the virtual because the real demands too much of us. โ€“ Nicholas Carr
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 19
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โ€œWeโ€™d met at a carefree time, a moment ful...

โ€œWeโ€™d met at a carefree time, a moment full of promise, in its place now were the harsh lessons of the real world.โ€ โ€• Nicholas Sparks
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 27
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What matters isn't what a person has ...

What matters isn't what a person has or doesn't have; it is what he or she are afraid of losing.โ€”Nassim Nicholas Taleb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 28
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The [stock] market is like ...

The [stock] market is like a large movie theatre with a small door.โ€”Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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"You gotta risk it to...

"You gotta risk it to get the biscuit" - Nicholas D'Agosto, Fired Up!
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 16
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Never cross a river on foot...

Never cross a river on foot when it is on average four feet deep.โ€”Nassim Nicholas Taleb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 29
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โ€œFirst they ignore you. Then t...

โ€œFirst they ignore you. Then they laugh at you. Then they fight you. Then you win.โ€ Nicholas Klein
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 22
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Rationality is avoi...

Rationality is avoidance of systemic ruin.โ€”Nassim Nicholas Taleb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 28
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How far would you go t...

How far would you go to keep the hope of true love alive? Nicholas Sparks
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 15
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โ€œJust when you think it can't get any wo...

โ€œJust when you think it can't get any worse, it can. And just when you think it can't get any better, it can.โ€ โ€• Nicholas Sparks
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 28
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The special agonies of high-altitude climbing, when the combination of blazing sun an...

The special agonies of high-altitude climbing, when the combination of blazing sun and snow makes it feel as if your head were in an oven and your feet in a freezer while you carry heavy loads.โ€”Nicholas Clinch, pioneering climber who died June 15 at the age of 85
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 27
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