Useful Quotes

A life spent making mistakes is n...

A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
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Religion is regarded by the common peopl...

Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful." - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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โ€œIf you aren't rich you s...

โ€œIf you aren't rich you should always look useful.โ€ โ€• Louis-Ferdinand Cรฉline ; 1932
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"Consult your friend on all things, especially on those...

"Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect yourself. His counsel may then be useful where your own self-love might impair your judgement." -Seneca
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"Lies are like children. If you d...

"Lies are like children. If you don't nurture them, they'll never be useful later." โ€” Randy K. Milholland
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"It doesn't matter if you feel useful going fr...

"It doesn't matter if you feel useful going from one disaster to another - the trick I guess is to just keep moving." - Father Mulcahy (M*A*S*H)
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All fortune is good fortune; for it either rewards...

All fortune is good fortune; for it either rewards, disciplines, amends, or punishes, and so is either useful or just. Boethius, The Consolation of Philosophy
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How can I be useful, of what servic...

How can I be useful, of what service can I be? There is something inside me, what can it be? ....Vincent Van Gogh
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"Being aware of a single shortcoming withi...

"Being aware of a single shortcoming within yourself is far more useful than being aware of a thousand in someone else." โ€”Dalai Lama
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"The sanest people, I think, are those happily unafflicted with ambition โ€” whether f...

"The sanest people, I think, are those happily unafflicted with ambition โ€” whether for power, wealth, fame or achievement โ€” who want only to work at some useful job, to love someone and to live in a nice place with some wind chimes on the porch." -Tim Kreider
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"Just b...

"Just be useful." - Jay Baer
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"Absorb what is useful, dis...

"Absorb what is useful, discard what is not, add what is uniquely your own" - Bruce Lee
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โ€œQuotations are useful in ...

โ€œQuotations are useful in periods of ignorance or obscurantist beliefs.โ€ - Guy Debord
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"Economics is extremely useful...

"Economics is extremely useful as a form of employment for economists." โ€” John Kenneth Galbraith
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โ€œTime is an unkind teacher, delivering lessons that we learn far...

โ€œTime is an unkind teacher, delivering lessons that we learn far too late for them to be useful. Years after I could have benefited from them, the insights come to me.โ€ โ€• Robin Hobb, Fool's Assassin
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"A sense of duty is useful in work, but offensive ...

"A sense of duty is useful in work, but offensive in personal relations. People wish to be liked, not be endured with patient resignation." โ€” Bertrand Russell
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Worry pretends to be n...

Worry pretends to be necessary but serves no useful purpose. Eckhart Tolle
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โ€œAbsorb what is useful, dis...

โ€œAbsorb what is useful, discard what is not, add what is uniquely your own.โ€ โ€” Bruce Lee
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โ€œReligion is regarded by the commo...

โ€œReligion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by rulers as useful.โ€ โ€• Seneca
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The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful,...

The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well. Ralph Waldo Emerson
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