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Quote from Anatole France. It is human nature to think wisely and act in an absurd fashion.
Quote from Oscar Wilde. Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.
Quote from Benjamin Franklin. All would live long, but none would be old.
Quote from Laozi (老子). A travel of thousand miles begins always by a first step.
Quote from Jean-Jacques Rousseau. A gourmand's soul is entirely in his palate.
Quote from Stevie Wonder. Music is a world within itself. It is a language we all understand.
Quote from Martin Luther King. A man can't ride on your back unless it's bent.
Chinese proverb. Stop reading for a long time, it's like losing an important friend.
Quote from Leo Tolstoy. There is no other love which consist to give life for them we love.
Quote from Oscar Wilde. Everything is dangerous. If it wasn't so, life wouldn't be worth living.
Quote from Henrik Ibsen. A forest bird never wants a cage.
Quote from Confucius. The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
Quote from Seneca. Nothing is ours, except time.
Quote from François de La Rochefoucauld. Often we do good so that we can then do evil with impunity.
Quote from Paulo Coelho. If you want to see a rainbow you have to learn to see the rain.
Quote from Alphonse de Lamartine. The world is a book of which we turn a page at every step.
Quote from Albert Einstein. Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
Quote from Max Frei. All your wishes will be fulfilled. Sooner or later. In any case.
Quote from Friedrich Nietzsche. In every real man a child is hidden that wants to play.
Quote from Calvin Coolidge. Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind.
Quote from Jacques Prévert. We could have an iron wealth, we finish always to rust.
Quote from Pierre Dac. It's better raining today instead of a shiny day.
Quote from Albert Camus. Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.
Quote from Confucius. I seek not to know the answers, but to understand the questions.
Quote from Dennis Wholey. Expecting the world to treat you fairly because you are a good person is a little like expecting the bull not to attack you because you are a vegetarian.
Quote from Confucius. By nature, men are nearly alike. By practice, they get to be wide apart.
Russian proverb. The past is a lighthouse, not a port.
Quote from Winston Churchill. Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.
Quote from Roland Topor. A gram of shit is enough to spoil kaviar kilo. A gram of kaviar don't improve a kilo of shit.
Quote from Christina Rossetti. What's more sadness than an inachieved work, it's a work never beginned.
Quote from Confucius. Happiness is not at the top of the mountain, but in how to climb.
Quote from Leo Tolstoy. Everything that I know... I know only because I love.
Quote from Victor Hugo. Hapiness is sometimes hidden in unknown.
Quote from August Strindberg. By attempting the impossible one can attain the highest level of the possible.
Nigerian proverb. Going slowly does not prevent arriving.
Quote from Honoré de Balzac. Love is not just a feeling, it is also an art.
Quote from Voltaire. The best government is where less unuseful people are.
Quote from Alan Alexander Milne. Sometimes, if you stand on the bottom rail of a bridge and lean over to watch the river slipping slowly away beneath you, you will suddenly know everything there is to be known.
Quote from Jean d'Ormesson. There are days, months, endless years when nothing happen. There are minutes and seconds that contain an entire world.
Quote from Jules Renard. Butterfly, folded this love letter seeks a flower address.
Quote from Oscar Wilde. Wisdom is to have dreams big enough not to lose sight when we pursue them.
Russian proverb. Trust, but verify.
Quote from Benjamin Franklin. Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.
Quote from Hans Christian Andersen. To travel is to live.
Quote from Laozi (老子). The more laws there are, the more thieves there are.
Quote from Archimedes. Give me a lever and a place to stand and I will move the earth.
Burkina Faso proverb. Friendship is a furrow in the sand, if you stop to remake it disappears.
Quote from Friedrich Novalis. The man does not advance the time, time drives forward man.
Quote from Dōgen. A flower falls, even though we love it; and a weed grows, even though we do not love it.
Congolese proverb. No matter the wind direction, the sun is always where it should go.
Quote from Gilbert Keith Chesterton. The world will never starve for want of wonders; but only for want of wonder.
Quote from Alexandre Dumas. If you give the impression that you need something, you will get nothing. To make money you have to appear to be rich.
Quote from Laozi (老子). The power is to impose its will on others. The force is to impose oneself.
Quote from Voltaire. I have decided to be happy, because it's good for my health.
Quote from Reid Hoffman - Linkedin co-founder. If you are not embarrassed by the first version of your product, you’ve launched too late.
Ivorian proveb. You cannot get the hippo with a hook.
Argentine proverb. When a tile falls from your roof, it's an opportunity to see ten thousand stars.
African proverb. The baobab's strength is in its roots.
Quote from Ennio Flaiano. Whatever I don't know, I learnt at school.
Quote from Alfred Tennyson. Come friends, it's not too late to seek a newer world.
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