Category: Motivational Words

Aeschylus Quotes

Ah, lives of men! When prosperous they glitter – Like a fair picture; when misfortune comes – A wet sponge at one blow has blurred the painting. Aeschylus It is always in season for old men to learn. Aeschylus My friends, whoever has had experience of evils knows how whenever a flood of ills comes…

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Carl Jung Quotes

As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being. Carl Jung Where love rules, there is no will to power; and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other. Carl Jung We should not…

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Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes

Religion is the masterpiece of the art of animal training, for it trains people as to how they shall think. – Arthur Schopenhauer Every parting gives a foretaste of death, every reunion a hint of the resurrection. – Arthur Schopenhauer The discovery of truth is prevented more effectively, not by the false appearance things present…

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Aristotle Quotes

My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake. Aristotle Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth. Aristotle A tragedy is a representation of an action that is whole and complete and of a certain magnitude. A whole is what has a beginning and middle…

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Napoleon Bonaparte Quotes

The reason most people fail instead of succeed is they trade what they want most for what they want at the moment. Napoleon Bonaparte Circumstances-what are circumstances? I make circumstances. Napoleon Bonaparte When a government is dependent upon bankers for money, they and not the leaders of the government control the situation, since the hand…

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Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes

Hope in reality is the worst of all evils because it prolongs the torments of man. Friedrich Nietzsche All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth. Friedrich Nietzsche One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to…

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Jean-Paul Sartre Quotes

Man is nothing else but what he purposes, he exists only in so far as he realizes himself, he is therefore nothing else but the sum of his actions, nothing else but what his life is. Jean-Paul Sartre Every word has consequences. Every silence, too. Jean-Paul Sartre They are young and well built, they have…

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Ronald Reagan Quotes

If we ever forget that we are One Nation Under God, then we will be a nation gone under. Ronald Reagan The thought of being President frightens me and I do not think I want the job. Ronald Reagan It’s silly talking about how many years we will have to spend in the jungles of…

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