Third Quotes

"There are two powers in the world; one is the sword and the other i...

"There are two powers in the world; one is the sword and the other is the pen. There is great competition and rivalry between the two. There is a third power stronger than both, that of the women." - M.A. Jinnah
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 27
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β€œBy three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflectio...

β€œBy three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.” - Confucius
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 04
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β€œNever throw the first punch, but ...

β€œNever throw the first punch, but if you throw the second, make sure there isn’t a third” -Brandon Sanderson
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 12
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β€œMost train to be part of the game. The greatest train to be the game...

β€œMost train to be part of the game. The greatest train to be the game: I am the game. Third-and-9, two-minutes left, that's what I train for. I train for moments everyone runs from. I run for them.” -Michael Irvin
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 31
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Today as always, men fall into two groups: slaves and free men. Whoever do...

Today as always, men fall into two groups: slaves and free men. Whoever does not have two-thirds of his day for himself, is a slave, whatever he may be: a statesman, a businessman, an official, or a scholar. - Friedrich Nietzsche
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 29
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"All truth passes through three stages. First, it is...

"All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident." β€” Arthur Schopenhauer
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 12
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"The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majori...

"The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority. The second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority. The first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking." β€” A. A. Milne
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 10
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"Life is a moderately go...

"Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act." β€” Truman Capote
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 24
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"All truth passes through three stages. First, it is...

"All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident." -Arthur Schopenhauer
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 27
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"I was in darkness, but I took three steps and found myself...

"I was in darkness, but I took three steps and found myself in paradise. The first step was a good thought, the second, a good word; and the third, a good deed." --Friedrich Nietzsche
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 08
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By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflectio...

By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest. / Confucius
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 31
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"It is a third ...

"It is a third of the work to begin." --Irish proverb
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 02
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"That's the great thing about being in the thi...

"That's the great thing about being in the third grade. If you've got one polysyllabic adjective, everyone thinks you're a genius." β€” John Green
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 02
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"If you can stand watching your whol...

"If you can stand watching your whole life from a third person view, you are the best person in this world." -DeatH
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 25
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β€œFirst, you have to practice for a long period of time; second, yo...

β€œFirst, you have to practice for a long period of time; second, your practice must not be interruptedβ€”you must do it regularly; and third, you must do your practice with love and respect.” -Yoga Sutras 1.14
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 23
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By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, ...

By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is the noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest. - Confucious
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 02
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"Some people are born on third base and go thro...

"Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple." - Unkown Author, but frequently misattributed to Barry Switzer
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 28
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All truth passes through three stages. First, it is...

All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident. Arthur Schopenhauer
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 15
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"At least two-thirds of our miseries spring from human stupidity, human malice, ...

"At least two-thirds of our miseries spring from human stupidity, human malice, and those great motivators and justifiers of malice and stupidity: idealism, dogmatism and proselytizing zeal on behalf of religous or political ideas." β€” Aldous Huxley
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 17
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"The third petition of the Lord's Prayer is repeated da...

"The third petition of the Lord's Prayer is repeated daily by millions who have not the slightest intention of letting anyone's will be done but their own." - Aldous Huxley
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 12
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There are three levels of hurt. First...

There are three levels of hurt. First is hurt in body. Second is hurt in mind Third is hurt in conscience. Khem veasna
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 22
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"All truth passes through three stages. First, it is...

"All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident." - Arthur Schopenhauer
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 21
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"There are three deaths. The first is when the body ceases to function. The s...

"There are three deaths. The first is when the body ceases to function. The second is when the body is consigned to the grave. The third is that moment, sometime in the future, when your name is spoken for the last time.” -David Eagleman
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 17
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β€œThe three great essentials to achieve anything ...

β€œThe three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense.” ― Thomas A. Edison
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"That's the great thing about being in the thi...

"That's the great thing about being in the third grade. If you've got one polysyllabic adjective, everyone thinks you're a genius." β€” John Green
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 07
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The Japanese say you have three faces. The first face, yo...

The Japanese say you have three faces. The first face, you show to the world. The second face, you show to your close friends, and your family. The third face, you show on Reddit.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 15
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"Sometimes people are layered like that. There's something totally different underneath than wha...

"Sometimes people are layered like that. There's something totally different underneath than what's on the surface. But sometimes, there's a third, even deeper level, and that one is the same as the top surface one. Like with pie." β€” Joss Whedon, Zack Whedon, Maurissa Tancharoen, and Jed Whedon
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 20
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"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflectio...

"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest." ~ Confucius
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 10
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"The problem with the coward is that if the brave man succeeds...

"The problem with the coward is that if the brave man succeeds, his cowardice is proven false, and thus foolish. Let's not add a third trait, cowardly fools, shall we?" ~ Robert Hiphoppenheimer
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 25
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"Don't use your first idea, the dumb kids will use that. Don'...

"Don't use your first idea, the dumb kids will use that. Don't use your second idea, the clever kids will use that. Use your third idea - that's all yours" - Instructor on my training course
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 30
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β€œA good book gets better at the second readi...

β€œA good book gets better at the second reading. A great book at the third. Any book not worth rereading isn’t worth reading.” -Nassim Taleb
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 18
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"Life is a moderately go...

"Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act." β€” Truman Capote
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 23
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"Some people are born on third ...

"Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple." -Barry Switzer
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 27
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"Some people are born on third ...

"Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple." - Barry Switzer
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 15
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"Three things in human life are important: ...

"Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind." -Henry James
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 06
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If you have an important point to make, don't try to be subtle or cl...

If you have an important point to make, don't try to be subtle or clever. Use a pile driver. Hit the point once. Then come back and hit it again. Then hit it a third time - a tremendous whack. Winston Churchill
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 26
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Remove everything that has no relevance to the story. If you s...

Remove everything that has no relevance to the story. If you say in the first chapter that there is a rifle hanging on the wall, in the second or third chapter it absolutely must go off.β€”Chekhov
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 13
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"Some people are born on third ...

"Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple." - Barry Switzer
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 11
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We all die 3 times. Once is a physical death. Second is...

We all die 3 times. Once is a physical death. Second is when the last person who remembers us forgets /dies. Third is when anything we create is lost or forgotten. Unknown
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 20
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"I was on my third o...

"I was on my third or fourth lifetime when you were born." – Unknown
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β€œWithout Africa, France will slide do...

β€œWithout Africa, France will slide down into the rank of a third world power”- Former French President Jacques Chirac
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 01
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A third of the poverty will disappea...

A third of the poverty will disappear if they are taught difference between simple interest and compound interest.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 09
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"I thank Thee first because I was never robbed before; second, because although they took my p...

"I thank Thee first because I was never robbed before; second, because although they took my purse they did not take my life; third, because although they took my all, it was not much; and fourth because it was I who was robbed, and not I who robbed." -Matthew Henry, minister (1662-1714)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 21
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"Some people are born on third ...

"Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple." - Barry Switzer
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 11
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"You may think your only choices are to swallow your anger or throw it in someon...

"You may think your only choices are to swallow your anger or throw it in someone's face, but there's a third option: You can just let it go, and only when you do that is it really gone and you can move forward." - Ted Mosby, How I Met Your Mother.
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"Bleeding always stops."β€”anonymous...

"Bleeding always stops."β€”anonymous surgery resident on rounds during my third year of medical school (1972-3)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 11
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"Life is a moderately go...

"Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act." -Truman Capote
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"My father was fond of saying you need three things in life. A goo...

"My father was fond of saying you need three things in life. A good doctor, a forgiving priest, and a clever accountant. The first two, I've never had much use for them. But the third..." -Schindler's List
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 23
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The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majori...

The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority. The second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority. The first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking. β€”A. A. Milne
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 01
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"If we were to select the most intelligent, imag...

"If we were to select the most intelligent, imaginative, energetic, and emotionally stable third of mankind, all races would be present." ~ Franz Boas
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 28
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β€œThe first ten million years were the worst," said Marvin, "and the second...

β€œThe first ten million years were the worst," said Marvin, "and the second ten million years, they were the worst too. The third ten million years I didn't enjoy at all. After that I went into a bit of a decline.” - Douglas Adams
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 18
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The best part of having a virtual assistant is te...

The best part of having a virtual assistant is telling your friends you have a virtual assistant; I felt as if I'd discovered a third buttock.β€”Henry Alford
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 28
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Discipline is knowing what you're supposed to do and doing it as best ...

Discipline is knowing what you're supposed to do and doing it as best you can... On third down and short yardage, the Raiders don't jump offside. That's discipline - not a coat and tie, not a clean shave. - John Madden
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 09
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The mandible (lower jawbone) always fractures in...

The mandible (lower jawbone) always fractures in at least two places.β€”anonymous H&N surgery resident during my third-year med school rotation 1972-3
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 11
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In football, it's β€” concussions happen, if not ...

In football, it's β€” concussions happen, if not on every play, then they happen like every other, every third play, you know.β€”Calvin Johnson on E:60
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 07
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"I do not know how the Third World War wil...

"I do not know how the Third World War will be fought, but I can tell you what they will use in the Fourth - rocks!" - Albert Einstein
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"All truth passes through three stages. First, it is...

"All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident." - Arthur Schopenhauer
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 29
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"I have three treasures which I hold and keep. The first is compassion; the seco...

"I have three treasures which I hold and keep. The first is compassion; the second is frugality; The third is daring not to be ahead of others. From compassion comes courage; from frugality comes generosity; from humility comes leadership" -Lao Tzu
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 14
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All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ...

All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident. β€” Arthur Schopenhauer
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 07
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"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflectio...

"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest." - Confucius
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 11
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β€Ž"About a third of my cases are suffering from no clinically definable neurosis, ...

β€Ž"About a third of my cases are suffering from no clinically definable neurosis, but from the senselessness and emptiness of their lives. It seems to me, however, that this can well be described as the general neurosis of our time." Carl Gustav Jung
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 22
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"Ocean: A body of water occupying...

"Ocean: A body of water occupying two-thirds of a world made for man - who has no gills." - Ambrose Bierce
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 25
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Water is H2O, hydrogen two parts, oxygen one, but...

Water is H2O, hydrogen two parts, oxygen one, but there is also a third thing, that makes water and nobody knows what that is. D.H. Lawrence, Pansies, 1929
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 04
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"Try a thing you haven't done three times. Once, to get over the fear o...

"Try a thing you haven't done three times. Once, to get over the fear of doing it. Twice, to learn how to do it. And a third time to figure out whether you like it or not." --Virgil Thomson, American composer and critic
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 26
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