Daily Quotes

Responsibility-an instance of being responsible

You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today. -Abraham Lincoln


Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity. -Khalil Gibran


A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom.- Bob Dylan


Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.- Sigmund Freud


Success on any major scale requires you to accept responsibility… in the final analysis, the one quality that all successful people have… is the ability to take on responsibility.- Michael Korda


We have one authority and one law and everyone has the responsibility to follow that law and that authority.- Mahmoud Abbas


There are plenty of recommendations on how to get out of trouble cheaply and fast. Most of them come down to this: Deny your responsibility.- Lyndon B. Johnson


Successful people have a social responsibility to make the world a better place and not just take from it. Carrie Underwood


People have forgotten this truth,” the fox said. “But you mustn’t forget it. You become responsible forever for what you’ve tamed. You’re responsible for your rose.-Antoine de Saint-Exupéry


You become responsible, forever, for what you have tamed.-Antoine de Saint-Exupéry


To pretend, I actually do the thing: I have therefore only pretended to pretend.-Jacques Derrida


Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.- Sigmund Freud


The price of greatness is responsibility.-Winston S. Churchill


Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.- Noam Chomsky


The reason people blame things on the previous generation is that there’s only one other choice.-Doug Larson


Ninety-nine percent of all failures come from people who have a habit of making excuses.-George Washington Carver


All blame is a waste of time. No matter how much fault you find with another, and regardless of how much you blame him, it will not change you.-Wayne Dyer


All business depends upon men fulfilling their responsibilities.-Mahatma Gandhi


It is not only what we do, but also what we do not do for which we are accountable.-Molière


Reasons never matter, once Death comes cold and bold and takes the living by the hand. You count up your dead, every one.-Janet Morris

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Manner quote-Way of speaking to and treating others


Wearing the correct dress for any occasion is a matter of good manners.- Loretta Young
Respect for ourselves guides our morals, respect for others guides our manners. -Laurence Sterne


Friends and good manners will carry you where money won’t go. Margaret Walker


Nothing is so great an example of bad manners as flattery. If you flatter all the company, you please none; If you flatter only one or two, you offend the rest. -Jonathan Swift


The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any. -Fred Astaire


Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.- Ralph Waldo Emerson


Evil communication corrupts good manners. I hope to live to hear that good communication corrects bad manners. Benjamin Banneker


Everything in this room is edible. Even I’m edible. But, that would be called canibalism. It is looked down upon in most societies.-Tim Burton


Always speak politely to an enraged dragon.-Steven Brust


The real test of good manners is to be able to put up with bad manners pleasantly.- Kahlil Gibran



Knowing how to be solitary is central to the art of loving. When we can be alone, we can be with others without using them as a means of escape.- bell hooks


Being classy is my teenage rebellion.- Rebecca McKinsey


No one is more insufferable than he who lacks basic courtesy.- Bryant McGill


Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.- Emily Post


Their manners are more gentle, kind, than of our generation you shall find.-William Shakespeare


Knowing a great deal is not the same as being smart; intelligence is not information alone but also judgment, the manner in which information is collected and used.-Dr. Carl Sagan Quotes


Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.-Emily


Clothes and manners do not make the man; but, when he is made, they greatly improve his appearance.-Henry Ward Beecher


I believe that a simple and unassuming manner of life is best for everyone, best both for the body and the mind.-Albert Einstein


To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also be well-mannered.-Voltaire

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Proud quote -having or displaying excessive self-esteem


I am proud only of those days that pass in undivided tenderness. -Robert Bly


Being different is a revolving door in your life where secure people enter and insecure exit.-Shannon L. Alder


Being interesting isn’t important. But being happy is. As well as being a person you’re proud of.-Holly Bourne


Be proud of your people when you don’t have to be ashamed of any of its social classes.- Adolf Hitler


The gamecock proudly stepped into the slaughterhouse.- Toba Beta


Do not call any work menial until you have watched a proud person do it.- Robert Brault


The proud man can learn humility, but he will be proud of it.- Mignon McLaughlin
‘Born this Way’ is about being yourself, and loving who you are and being proud.- Lady Gaga


Wisdom ceases to be wisdom when it becomes too proud to weep, too grave to laugh, and too selfish to seek other than itself. -Khalil Gibran


I am proud of my black roots and of the black blood that runs in my veins. -Ryan Giggs


Flowers… are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Win or lose today I am proud of the way my boys have played in the tournament.- Imran Khan


Let us make future generations remember us as proud ancestors just as, today, we remember our forefathers.- Roh Moo-hyun


I have a great, great company. I employ thousands of people. And I’m very proud of the job I did. Donald Trump
I’d rather attempt to do something great and fail than to attempt to do nothing and succeed.-Robert H. Schuller


Don’t watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going.-Sam Levenson


Are you proud of yourself tonight that you have insulted a total stranger whose circumstances you know nothing about?-Harper Lee


If you want to be proud of yourself, then do things in which you can take pride.-Karen Horney


I know where I’m going and I know the truth, and I don’t have to be what you want me to be. I’m free to be what I want.-Muhammad Ali


When you succeed be proud of yourself and know that not everyone gets to experience the thrill of success on a consistent basis.-Robert Cheeke

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Stupidity Quotes – Where ignorance is a master.

Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.-Martin Luther King, Jr.


The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.-Albert Einstein


I am patient with stupidity but not with those who are proud of it.-Edith Sitwell


Never attribute to malice, that which can be reasonably explained by stupidity.-Spider Robinson


Alcohol gives you infinite patience for stupidity. -Sammy Davis, Jr.


Stupidity combined with arrogance and a huge ego will get you a long way.-Chris Lowe


True popularity comes from acts of kindness rather than acts of stupidity.-Bo Bennett


The problem with the world is that everyone does not have a brain, but everyone does have a tongue.-Raheel Farooq


Its strange how some people ignore the logic just because they believe what they like to believe and ignore the truth.-Auliq Ice


They were stupid, stupid people.-Alison McGhee


Nobody knows what God’s plan is for your life, but a whole lot of people will guess for you if you let them.-Shannon L. Alder


The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian all the stupidity.-Arthur Schopenhauer


In politics stupidity is not a handicap.-Napoleon Bonaparte


People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.-Soren Kierkegaard


Better be ignorant of a matter than half know it.-Publilius Syrus


Real knowledge is to know the extent of one’s ignorance.-Confucius


I am not ashamed to confess I am ignorant of what I do not know.-Cicero


Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.-Dalai Lama


Not engaging in ignorance is wisdom.-Bodhidharma


The more often a stupidity is repeated, the more it gets the appearance of wisdom.-François-Marie Arouet

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Affection quotes – A collection of beautiful sentiments in the world


We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection. -Dalai Lama


Every gift which is given, even though it be small, is in reality great, if it is given with affection.- Pindar


Expressions of affection, like putting your arm around someone’s shoulder, holding hands, or giving a kiss good night, involve the principle of honesty. -John Bytheway


Life is too sweet and too short to express our affection with just our thumbs. Touch is meant for more than a keyboard.- Kristin Armstrong


If equal affection cannot be, let the more loving be me. -W. H. Auden


Great affection is often the cause of violent animosity. The quarrels of men often arise from too great a familiarity.- Saskya Pandita


In every loving woman there is a priestess of the past – a pious guardian of some affection, of which the object has disappeared.- Henri Frederic Amiel


No money on earth can buy the love and affection that has been given to me by a grateful nation.-Abdul Qadeer Khan


The kindness and affection from the public have carried me through some of the most difficult periods, and always your love and affection have eased the journey.-Princess Diana


Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives.-C. S. Lewis


It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness; it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.-Christian Nestell Bovee


Talk not of wasted affection – affection never was wasted.-Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


Never chase love, affection, or attention. If it isn’t given freely by another person, it isn’t worth having.-Ashley Purdy


A slight touch of friendly malice and amusement towards those we love keeps our affections for them from turning flat.-Logan Pearsall Smith


All the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a single lovely action. -James Russell Lowell


Having a baby is like falling in love again, both with your husband and your child. – Tina Brown


Always be nice to your children because they are the ones who will choose your rest home. -Phyllis Diller


Home is the nicest word there is. -Laura Ingalls Wilder


A baby will make love stronger, days shorter, nights longer, bankroll smaller, home happier, clothes shabbier, the past forgotten, and the future worth living for. –Anonymous


You can’t measure the mutual affection of two human beings by the number of words they exchange.-Milan Kundera

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Frustration quote

Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning do to do afterward.- Kurt Vonnegut


The only thing more frustrating than slanderers is those foolish enough to listen to them.- Criss Jami
Guys always think tears are a sign of weakness. They’re a sign of FRUSTRATION. She’s only crying so she won’t cut your throat in your sleep. So make nice and be grateful.- Donna Barr


To conquer frustration, one must remain intensely focused on the outcome, not the obstacles.- T.F. Hodge


And I got out of there without punching anyone, kicking anyone, or breaking down in tears. Some days the small victories are all you achieve.- Molly Ringle


Every writer is a frustrated actor who recites his lines in the hidden auditorium of his skull.-Rod Serling


It’s a lack of clarity that creates chaos and frustration. Those emotions are poison to any living goal.- Steve Maraboli


A life of frustration is inevitable for any coach whose main enjoyment is winning. -Chuck Noll


Relying on nothing but scientific knowledge to produce an engineering solution is to invite frustration at best and failure at worst.- Henry Petroski


In computing, turning the obvious into the useful is a living definition of the word ‘frustration’.- Alan Perlis


Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment.- Dale Carnegie


Fundamentally, all writing is about the same thing; it’s about dying, about the brief flicker of time we have here, and the frustration that it creates. -Mordecai Richler


Hope fills the holes of my frustration in my heart. -Emanuel Cleaver


Working in an underdeveloped land for two or three years, the volunteer will often find that his work is routine and full of frustration.- Sargent Shriver


Success is not built on success. It’s built on failure. It’s built on frustration. Sometimes its built on catastrophe. -Sumner Redstone


Frustration is the compost from which the mushrooms of creativity grow. -Tumerica
Frustration is commonly the difference between what you would like to be and what you are willing to sacrifice to become what you would like to be.-unknown


Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you’ll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others.-Tom Robbins


When you are angry or frustrated, what comes out? Whatever it is, it’s a good indication of what you’re made of. -H. Jackson Brown

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Destination quote

Find the right paths for your journey. Travel along these paths to your final destination.- Lailah Gifty Akita


Often in life the pleasure of the journey is only eclipsed by the ecstasy of the destination.-Ken Poirot


If you think you are treading on a unique path, be prepared to see a flag hoisted at the destination when you arrive there.-Sandeep Sahajpal


With a Positive Mind There is Nothing to Big or a Road to Long for Reaching our Destination.-Jan Jansen


You are free to travel on the road you pave for yourself but you have to pay penalty if you do not go in the right direction.- Amit Abraham


Trust yourself, trust the road, trust the weather and trust your destination! This quarto-trust can create a miraculously successful journey!-Mehmet Murat ildan


Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.- Maya Angelou


All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination. -Earl


The capacity for hope is the most significant fact of life. It provides human beings with a sense of destination and the energy to get started. -Norman Cousins


To become ‘unique,’ the challenge is to fight the hardest battle which anyone can imagine until you reach your destination.- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam


Follow what you are genuinely passionate about and let that guide you to your destination. -Diane Sawyer


Nothing can have as its destination anything other than its origin. The contrary idea, the idea of progress, is poison.- Simone Weil


Search is not just an activity or a destination. It’s becoming more integrated and more of a platform.-Jerry Yang


Don’t confuse your path with your destination. Just because it’s stormy now doesn’t mean that you aren’t headed for sunshine.-unknown


There’s something about arriving in new cities, wandering empty streets with no destination. I will never lose the love for the arriving, but I’m born to leave.- Charlotte Eriksson


Sometimes it takes a wrong turn to get you to the right place.-Mandy Hale


No one has free will until they are an adult, and by then the choices that were made for them, have already set them on a course that gives limited freedom in the choices to be made.- J.D. Stroube


Death is the destination we all share, no one has ever escaped it. And that is as it should be because death is very likely the single best invention of life.- Steve Jobs


Although goals are important, having a plan of action is vital to the success of those goals. Having a goal with no plan of action is like wanting to travel to a new destination without having a map.”  Steve Maraboli


When you don’t know where you’re going, maybe it wasn’t such a bad thing to have more than you need.- Sarah Dessen


It’s so nice to know where you’re going, in the early stages. It almost rids you of the wish to go there.-Samuel Beckett

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Science quote


Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe.- Albert Einstein


A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it.-Max Planck


As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss.-Noam Chomsky


In science one tries to tell people, in such a way as to be understood by everyone, something that no one ever knew before. But in poetry, it’s the exact opposite.-Paul Dirac


I believe that a scientist looking at nonscientific problems is just as dumb as the next guy.-Richard Feynman


Philosophers say a great deal about what is absolutely necessary for science, and it is always, so far as one can see, rather naive, and probably wrong.-Richard Feynman


Science is one thing, wisdom is another. Science is an edged tool, with which men play like children, and cut their own fingers.-Sir Arthur Eddington


There are no shortcuts in evolution. -Louis D. Brandeis


Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.- Adam Smith


The science of today is the technology of tomorrow. -Edward Teller


Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.- Edgar Allan Poe


Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge. -Carl Sagan


Computer science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes.- Edsger Dijkstra


The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge. -Thomas Berger


The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.- Bruce Feirstein


Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.-Carl Sagan


Time is a drug. Too much of it kills you.-Terry Pratchett


We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.-Stephen Hawking


I’m sure the universe is full of intelligent life. It’s just been too intelligent to come here.- Arthur C. Clarke


Science and religion are not at odds. Science is simply too young to understand.-Dan Brown

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patriotism quote

A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.- Edward Abbey


To survive in peace and harmony, united and strong, we must have one people, one nation, one flag.- Pauline Hanson


Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty. -John F. Kennedy


Patriot: the person who can holler the loudest without knowing what he is hollering about.- Mark Twain


The patriot volunteer, fighting for country and his rights, makes the most reliable soldier on earth. -Stonewall Jackson


The patriot’s blood is the seed of Freedom’s tree.- Thomas Campbell


Patriotism is a thing of the heart. A man is a patriot if his heart beats true to his country.-CHARLES E. JEFFERSON


Patriotism is a lively sense of collective responsibility. Nationalism is a silly cock crowing on its own dunghill and calling for larger spurs and brighter beaks.-RICHARD ALDINGTON


Patriotism is one of the unalterable facts of man’s nature. It is a virtue if you like it, and a vice if you don’t like it.-MAX EASTMAN


Patriotism … is a superstition artificially created and maintained through a network of lies and falsehoods; a superstition that robs man of his self-respect and dignity, and increases his arrogance and conceit.-EMMA GOLDMAN


Patriotism is a salt against rottenness, a glorious spur to high endeavour; it recovers the half-obliterated virtue of loyalty, calls every man to service, and ennobles great and small alike.-PERCY DEARMER
There is no flag large enough to cover the shame of killing innocent people.- Howard Zinn


It is not always the same thing to be a good man and a good citizen.-Aristotle


Republicans believe every day is the Fourth of July, but the democrats believe every day is April 15.-Ronald Reagan


In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.- Barack Obama


The greatest patriotism is to tell your country when it is behaving dishonorably, foolishly, viciously.- Julian Barnes


Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.- Oscar Wilde


A love for tradition has never weakened a nation, indeed it has strengthened nations in their hour of peril. -Winston S. Churchill
May the sun in his course visit no land more free, more happy, more lovely, than this our own country!.- Daniel Webster


People who enjoy waving flags don’t deserve to have one.-Banksy

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stress costless quote


It may be that some little root of the sacred tree still lives. Nourish it then, that it may leaf and bloom and fill with singing birds.-Black Elk


You shall be free indeed when your days are not without a care nor your nights without want and a grief. But rather when these things girdle your life and yet you rise above them naked and unbound.- Khalil Gibran


What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly.-Richard Bach


Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, ‘I will try again tomorrow.- Mary Anne Radmacher


Getting better from depression demands a lifelong commitment. I’ve made that commitment for my life’s sake and for the sake of those who love me.- Susan Polis Schutz


Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.- Helen Keller


Man is fond of counting his troubles, but he does not count his joys. If he counted them up as he ought to, he would see that every lot has enough happiness provided for it.- Fyodor Dostoevsky


Keep yourself busy if you want to avoid depression. For me, inactivity is the enemy.-Matt Lucas


Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.- Thich Nhat Hanh


Maybe you have to know the darkness before you can appreciate the light.- Madeleine L’Engle


Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keep friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment.- Greenville Kleisser


Ring the bells that still can ring. Forget your perfect offering. There is a crack, a crack in everything. That’s how the light gets in.- Leonard Cohen


There are far, far better things ahead than anything we leave behind.- C. S. Lewis


The greatest degree of inner tranquility comes from the development of love and compassion. The more we care for the happiness of others, the greater is our own sense of well-being.-Tenzin Gyatso


Your depression is connected to your insolence and refusal to praise.- Rumi


Depression is the inability to construct a future. Rollo May


Concern should drive us into action and not into a depression. No man is free who cannot control himself.- Pythagoras


Time spent in nature is the most cost-effective and powerful way to counteract the burnout and sort of depression that we feel when we sit in front of a computer all day. -Richard Louv
You largely constructed your depression. It wasn’t given to you. Therefore, you can deconstruct it.- Albert Ellis


Depression is so treacherous – it can be so alluring as well as punishing. After all, it’s yours and yours alone – no one else can interfere with it.- Margo Jefferson


I do suffer from depression, I suppose. Which isn’t that unusual. You know, a lot of people do. Amy Winehouse