Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Several Quotes that I really like

A work of art is a world in itself reflecting senses and emotions of the artist's world.
Hans Hofmann

Sound is the vocabulary of nature.
Pierre Schaeffer

A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be.
Albert Einstein

History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.
Maya Angelou

An injured friend is the bitterest of foes.
Thomas Jefferson

Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for it is better to be alone than in bad company.
George Washington

A child miseducated is a child lost.
John F. Kennedy

A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.
Theodore Roosevelt

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
Abraham Lincoln

If we ever forget that we are One Nation Under God, then we will be a nation gone under.
Ronald Reagan

Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.
John Adams

All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible.
Thomas E. Lawrence

A picture is a poem without words.

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.
Charles Horton Cooley

An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world.
George Santayana

He who devotes sixteen hours a day to hard study may become at sixty as wise as he thought himself at twenty.
Mary Wilson Little

And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.
William Shakespeare

After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
Aldous Huxley

Quotes found at Brainy Quote.



  1. Hey Hannah!

    I love that name as it reminds me of manna. Stumbled onto your blog today thru a friends. So glad I did, and just loved the quotes.

    Im following now, I hope you dont mind.

    Please feel free to stop in and visit us at The Fort anytime, you are always welcome!

    Love and Prayers,


  2. I love quotes. Makes me want to be quotable.

    Are you homeschooled? I've noticed that you post in the middle of the day. Have you ever done a background post? I'd like to know more about you, your family, your faith...

    Again, love this post.

  3. Enjoyed reading this post. I truly like sharing and reading others' favourite quotes. Thank you!