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"Looking at your friend and laughing because you know what they're thinking." Unknown

"Looking at your friend and laughing because you know what they're thinking." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Jan 1, 2022

Nurture Yourself with Good Habits

To better achieve our new-year goals, forming good habits is a great start. (Oh yes, happy 2022, dear friends 😊) In this well-researched post, @wandersick shares with us how to improve the relationship with ourselves through understanding habits. https://t.co/TibnDHcjD8 — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 31, 2021

"Stressing output is the key to improving productivity, while looking to increase activity can result in just the opposite." Andrew Grove

"Stressing output is the key to improving productivity, while looking to increase activity can result in just the opposite." Andrew Grove — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 31, 2021

"You can converge a toaster and refrigerator, but these things are probably not going to be pleasing to the user." Tim Cook

"You can converge a toaster and refrigerator, but these things are probably not going to be pleasing to the user." Tim Cook — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 30, 2021

"I am rarely bored alone; I am often bored in groups and crowds." Laurie Helgoe

"I am rarely bored alone; I am often bored in groups and crowds." Laurie Helgoe — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 30, 2021

"Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up." Thomas Edison

"Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up." Thomas Edison — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 29, 2021

"Some men are born mediocre, some men achieve mediocrity, and some men have mediocrity thrust upon them." Joseph Heller

"Some men are born mediocre, some men achieve mediocrity, and some men have mediocrity thrust upon them." Joseph Heller — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 28, 2021

"There's a tendency to mistake preparation for productivity. You can prepare all you want, but if you never roll the dice you'll never be successful." Shia LaBeouf

"There's a tendency to mistake preparation for productivity. You can prepare all you want, but if you never roll the dice you'll never be successful." Shia LaBeouf — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 27, 2021

"You want to strive for freedom and not comfort. You don’t want to do things that are comfortable. If every day you’re not doing something that scares you, you’re not growing." Dan Lok

"You want to strive for freedom and not comfort. You don’t want to do things that are comfortable. If every day you’re not doing something that scares you, you’re not growing." Dan Lok — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 26, 2021

"'Silent people have the loudest minds.' And that's why I can't sleep." Unknown

"'Silent people have the loudest minds.' And that's why I can't sleep." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 25, 2021

"The only solid and lasting peace between a man and his wife is, doubtless, a separation." Lord Chesterfield

"The only solid and lasting peace between a man and his wife is, doubtless, a separation." Lord Chesterfield — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 24, 2021

"You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending." Unknown

"You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 23, 2021

"The first: limit the rules. The second: use the least force necessary to enforce those rules." Jordan Peterson

"The first: limit the rules. The second: use the least force necessary to enforce those rules." Jordan Peterson — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 23, 2021

"If you want me to only do things for ROI reasons then you should get out of this stock." Tim Cook

"If you want me to only do things for ROI reasons then you should get out of this stock." Tim Cook — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 22, 2021

"Stupidity, outrage, vanity, cruelty, iniquity, bad faith, falsehood - we fail to see the whole array when it is facing in the same direction as we." Jean Rostand

"Stupidity, outrage, vanity, cruelty, iniquity, bad faith, falsehood - we fail to see the whole array when it is facing in the same direction as we." Jean Rostand — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 21, 2021

"Focus on being productive instead of busy." Tim Gerriss

"Focus on being productive instead of busy." Tim Gerriss — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 20, 2021

"Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself." George Bernard Shaw

"Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself." George Bernard Shaw — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 19, 2021

"When life gives you lemons, throw them through life's window and run away." Unknown

"When life gives you lemons, throw them through life's window and run away." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 18, 2021

"Nothing is so difficult as not deceiving oneself." Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Nothing is so difficult as not deceiving oneself." Ludwig Wittgenstein — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 17, 2021

"Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work in hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus." Alexander Graham Bell

"Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work in hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus." Alexander Graham Bell — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 16, 2021

"The coldest winter I ever spent was summer in San Francisco." Mark Twain

"The coldest winter I ever spent was summer in San Francisco." Mark Twain — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 16, 2021

"If you can once engage people's pride, love, pity, ambition (or whatever is their prevailing passion) on your side, you need not fear what their reason can do against you." Lord Chesterfield

"If you can once engage people's pride, love, pity, ambition (or whatever is their prevailing passion) on your side, you need not fear what their reason can do against you." Lord Chesterfield — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 15, 2021

"Wear your failures as a badge of honor." Sundar Pichai

"Wear your failures as a badge of honor." Sundar Pichai — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 14, 2021

"If you commit to giving more time than you have to spend, you will constantly be running from time debt collectors." Elizabeth Grace Saunders

"If you commit to giving more time than you have to spend, you will constantly be running from time debt collectors." Elizabeth Grace Saunders — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 13, 2021

"We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict." James Douglas Morrison

"We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict." James Douglas Morrison — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 12, 2021

"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it." Aristotle

"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it." Aristotle — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 12, 2021

"Dear pimples, if you're going to live on my face, I need to see some rent." Unknown

"Dear pimples, if you're going to live on my face, I need to see some rent." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 6, 2021

"Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade." Tony Robbins

"Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade." Tony Robbins — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 5, 2021

"We try to continually push ourselves to do more and more, not just on the hardware side but also in terms of developers' tools so they can take advantage of the hardware that's there, in the best way." Tim Cook

"We try to continually push ourselves to do more and more, not just on the hardware side but also in terms of developers' tools so they can take advantage of the hardware that's there, in the best way." Tim Cook — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 4, 2021

"One of the problems with being relatively wealthy if you are a parent is that you cannot provide your children with necessity." Jordan Peterson

"One of the problems with being relatively wealthy if you are a parent is that you cannot provide your children with necessity." Jordan Peterson — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 3, 2021

"Distrust all those who love you extremely upon a very slight acquaintance and without any visible reason." Lord Chesterfield

"Distrust all those who love you extremely upon a very slight acquaintance and without any visible reason." Lord Chesterfield — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 2, 2021

"Nothing is less productive than to make more efficient what should not be done at all." Peter Drucker

"Nothing is less productive than to make more efficient what should not be done at all." Peter Drucker — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 2, 2021

"We used to dream about this stuff. Now we get to build it. It's pretty great." Steve Jobs

"We used to dream about this stuff. Now we get to build it. It's pretty great." Steve Jobs — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Dec 1, 2021

"Whoever said white men can't jump clearly hasn't played Temple Run." Unknown

"Whoever said white men can't jump clearly hasn't played Temple Run." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 30, 2021

"Goodwill is the only asset that competition cannot undersell or destroy." Mrshall Field

"Goodwill is the only asset that competition cannot undersell or destroy." Mrshall Field — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 29, 2021

"Life is too complicated not to be orderly." Martha Stewart

"Life is too complicated not to be orderly." Martha Stewart — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 28, 2021

"I was born and raised with crocodiles; they are a piece of cake. But kids are so ... unpredictable." Steve Irwin

"I was born and raised with crocodiles; they are a piece of cake. But kids are so ... unpredictable." Steve Irwin — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 27, 2021

"Think about what you're passionate about. I did not learn something early enough: if I could go back, I'd tell the younger me that there's a big difference between loving to work and loving the work." Tim Cook

"Think about what you're passionate about. I did not learn something early enough: if I could go back, I'd tell the younger me that there's a big difference between loving to work and loving the work." Tim Cook — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 26, 2021

"Regularity in the hours of rising and retiring, perseverance in exercise, adaptation of dress to the variations of climate, simple and nutritious aliment, and temperance in all things are necessary branches of the regimen of health." Lord Chesterfield

"Regularity in the hours of rising and retiring, perseverance in exercise, adaptation of dress to the variations of climate, simple and nutritious aliment, and temperance in all things are necessary branches of the regimen of health." Lord Chesterfield — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 25, 2021

"The trick is in what one emphasizes. We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same." Carlos Castaneda

"The trick is in what one emphasizes. We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same." Carlos Castaneda — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 25, 2021

"One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation." Arthur Ashe

"One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation." Arthur Ashe — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 24, 2021

"When you are philosophizing you have to descend into primeval chaos and feel at home there." Ludwig Wittgenstein

"When you are philosophizing you have to descend into primeval chaos and feel at home there." Ludwig Wittgenstein — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 23, 2021

"My bed is a magical place where I remember everything I was supposed to do." Unknown

"My bed is a magical place where I remember everything I was supposed to do." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 22, 2021

"Working on the right thing is probably more important than working hard." Caterina Fake

"Working on the right thing is probably more important than working hard." Caterina Fake — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 21, 2021

"Nothing good ever comes of violence." Martin Luther

"Nothing good ever comes of violence." Martin Luther — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 19, 2021

"To tell a falsehood is like the cut of a saber; for though the wound may heal, the scar of it will remain." Saadi

"To tell a falsehood is like the cut of a saber; for though the wound may heal, the scar of it will remain." Saadi — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 18, 2021

"You don't become great by trying to be great. You become great by wanting to do something, and then doing it so hard that you become great in the process." Randall Munroe

"You don't become great by trying to be great. You become great by wanting to do something, and then doing it so hard that you become great in the process." Randall Munroe — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 18, 2021

"We require rules, standards, values — alone and together. We’re pack animals, beasts of burden. We must bear a load, to justify our miserable existence." Jordan Peterson

"We require rules, standards, values — alone and together. We’re pack animals, beasts of burden. We must bear a load, to justify our miserable existence." Jordan Peterson — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 17, 2021

"Character must be kept bright as well as clean." Lord Chesterfield

"Character must be kept bright as well as clean." Lord Chesterfield — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 16, 2021

"Do not squander time for that is the stuff life is made of." Benjamin Franklin

"Do not squander time for that is the stuff life is made of." Benjamin Franklin — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 14, 2021

"Work takes on new meaning when you feel you are pointed in the right direction. Otherwise, it's just a job, and life is too short for that." Tim Cook

"Work takes on new meaning when you feel you are pointed in the right direction. Otherwise, it's just a job, and life is too short for that." Tim Cook — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 13, 2021

"I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I'm awake, you know?" Ernest Hemingway

"I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I'm awake, you know?" Ernest Hemingway — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 12, 2021

"I believe in a long, prolonged, derangement of the senses in order to obtain the unknown." James Douglas Morrison

"I believe in a long, prolonged, derangement of the senses in order to obtain the unknown." James Douglas Morrison — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 11, 2021

"Both good and bad days should end with productivity. Your mood affairs should never influence your work." Grey Evans

"Both good and bad days should end with productivity. Your mood affairs should never influence your work." Grey Evans — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 11, 2021

"The real question of life after death isn't whether or not it exists, but even if it does what problem this really solves." Ludwig Wittgenstein

"The real question of life after death isn't whether or not it exists, but even if it does what problem this really solves." Ludwig Wittgenstein — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 10, 2021

"How did reason come into the world? As is fitting, in an irrational manner, by accident. One will have to guess at it as at a riddle." Friedrich Nietzsche

"How did reason come into the world? As is fitting, in an irrational manner, by accident. One will have to guess at it as at a riddle." Friedrich Nietzsche — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 9, 2021

"Dear Karma, I have a list of people you missed." Unknown

"Dear Karma, I have a list of people you missed." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 8, 2021

"Don't be fooled by the calendar. There are only as many days in the year as you make use of. One man gets only a week's value out of a year while another man gets a full year's value out of a week." Charles Richards

"Don't be fooled by the calendar. There are only as many days in the year as you make use of. One man gets only a week's value out of a year while another man gets a full year's value out of a week." Charles Richards — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 7, 2021

"I am very sure that any man of common understanding may, by culture, care, attention, and labor, make himself whatever he pleases, except a great poet." Lord Chesterfield

"I am very sure that any man of common understanding may, by culture, care, attention, and labor, make himself whatever he pleases, except a great poet." Lord Chesterfield — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 6, 2021

"Keep pushing your limits." Sundar Pichai

"Keep pushing your limits." Sundar Pichai — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 5, 2021

"We see that in the top problems in the world between haves and have-nots, generally we find that the root cause is education." Tim Cook

"We see that in the top problems in the world between haves and have-nots, generally we find that the root cause is education." Tim Cook — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 4, 2021

"You see, in life, lots of people know what to do, but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough! You must take action." Tony Robbins

"You see, in life, lots of people know what to do, but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough! You must take action." Tony Robbins — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 4, 2021

"A friendship that exacts oneness of opinion and conduct is not worth much." Mohandas Gandhi

"A friendship that exacts oneness of opinion and conduct is not worth much." Mohandas Gandhi — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 3, 2021

"Consciousness is a mystery that faces the mystery of potential and transforms it into actuality. We do that with every choice we make. Our choices determine the destiny of the world. By making a choice, you alter the structure of reality." Jordan Peterson

"Consciousness is a mystery that faces the mystery of potential and transforms it into actuality. We do that with every choice we make. Our choices determine the destiny of the world. By making a choice, you alter the structure of reality." Jordan Peterson — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Nov 2, 2021

"Whether you think you can or whether you think you can't, you're right!" Henry Ford

"Whether you think you can or whether you think you can't, you're right!" Henry Ford — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 31, 2021

"REASONABLE, adj. Accessible to the infection of our own opinions. Hospitable to persuasion, dissuasion and evasion." Ambrose Bierce

"REASONABLE, adj. Accessible to the infection of our own opinions. Hospitable to persuasion, dissuasion and evasion." Ambrose Bierce — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 30, 2021

"Let them show me a cottage where there are not the same vices of which they accuse the courts." Lord Chesterfield

"Let them show me a cottage where there are not the same vices of which they accuse the courts." Lord Chesterfield — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 29, 2021

"My dad and mom did what a lot of parents did at the time. They sacrificed a lot of their life and used a lot of their disposable income to make sure their children were educated." Sundar Pichai

"My dad and mom did what a lot of parents did at the time. They sacrificed a lot of their life and used a lot of their disposable income to make sure their children were educated." Sundar Pichai — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 28, 2021

"Being lazy does not mean you do not create. In fact, lying around doing nothing is an important, nay crucial, part of the creative process. It is meaningless bustle that actually gets in the way of productivity. All we are really saying is, give peace a chance." Tom Hodgkinson

"Being lazy does not mean you do not create. In fact, lying around doing nothing is an important, nay crucial, part of the creative process. It is meaningless bustle that actually gets in the way of productivity. All we are really saying is, give peace a chance." Tom Hodgkinson — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 28, 2021

"To be happy is to be able to become aware of oneself without fright." Walter Benjamin

"To be happy is to be able to become aware of oneself without fright." Walter Benjamin — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 27, 2021

"Dear God! how beauty varies in nature and art. In a woman the flesh must be like marble; in a statue the marble must be like flesh." Victor Hugo

"Dear God! how beauty varies in nature and art. In a woman the flesh must be like marble; in a statue the marble must be like flesh." Victor Hugo — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 26, 2021

"When a guy gets jealous, it's kind of cute. When a girl gets jealous, World War 3 begins." Unknown

"When a guy gets jealous, it's kind of cute. When a girl gets jealous, World War 3 begins." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 25, 2021

"Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit." Aristotle

"Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit." Aristotle — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 24, 2021

"We think the government should be pushing for more encryption. That it's a great thing. You know, it's like the sun and the air and the water." Tim Cook

"We think the government should be pushing for more encryption. That it's a great thing. You know, it's like the sun and the air and the water." Tim Cook — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 23, 2021

"Idleness is only the refuge of weak minds." Lord Chesterfield

"Idleness is only the refuge of weak minds." Lord Chesterfield — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 22, 2021

"I had a rule that I had to go to bed before the sun came up. So I used to look up the sunrise times because I thought it would be bad karma to be going to bed as dawn was arriving." Eric Schmidt

"I had a rule that I had to go to bed before the sun came up. So I used to look up the sunrise times because I thought it would be bad karma to be going to bed as dawn was arriving." Eric Schmidt — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 21, 2021

"You've got to say, I think that if I keep working at this and want it badly enough I can have it. It's called perseverance." Lee lacocca

"You've got to say, I think that if I keep working at this and want it badly enough I can have it. It's called perseverance." Lee lacocca — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 21, 2021

"Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future." Paul Boese

"Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future." Paul Boese — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 20, 2021

"If I am silent it's because there's thunder inside of me. Or I'm just chillen, depends. May the odds be ever in your favor." Unknown

"If I am silent it's because there's thunder inside of me. Or I'm just chillen, depends. May the odds be ever in your favor." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 19, 2021

"Keep interested in others; keep interested in the wide and wonderful world. Then in a spiritual sense you will always be young." Fredric March

"Keep interested in others; keep interested in the wide and wonderful world. Then in a spiritual sense you will always be young." Fredric March — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 18, 2021

"The only way around is through." Robert Frost

"The only way around is through." Robert Frost — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 17, 2021

"It is better, proverbially, to rule your own spirit than to rule a city." Jordan Peterson

"It is better, proverbially, to rule your own spirit than to rule a city." Jordan Peterson — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 14, 2021

"Let your enemies be disarmed by the gentleness of your manner, but at the same time let them feel, the steadiness of your resentment." Lord Chesterfield

"Let your enemies be disarmed by the gentleness of your manner, but at the same time let them feel, the steadiness of your resentment." Lord Chesterfield — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 13, 2021

"Why are so many unexpressive in love, but highly expressive in anger?" Stephy Wasserman

"Why are so many unexpressive in love, but highly expressive in anger?" Stephy Wasserman — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 12, 2021

"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing." George Bernard Shaw

"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing." George Bernard Shaw — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 11, 2021

"It's hard to edit. It's hard to stay focused. And yet, we know we'll only do our best work if we stay focused. And so, you know, the hardest decisions we made are all the things not to work on, frankly." Tim Cook

"It's hard to edit. It's hard to stay focused. And yet, we know we'll only do our best work if we stay focused. And so, you know, the hardest decisions we made are all the things not to work on, frankly." Tim Cook — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 10, 2021

"An able man shows his spirit by gentle words and resolute actions." Lord Chesterfield

"An able man shows his spirit by gentle words and resolute actions." Lord Chesterfield — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 9, 2021

"The trick is to not let people know how weird you really are until it's too late." Unknown

"The trick is to not let people know how weird you really are until it's too late." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 8, 2021

"The rise of Google, the rise of Facebook, the rise of Apple, I think are proof that there is a place for computer science as something that solves problems that people face every day." Eric Schmidt

"The rise of Google, the rise of Facebook, the rise of Apple, I think are proof that there is a place for computer science as something that solves problems that people face every day." Eric Schmidt — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 7, 2021

"You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong." Warren Buffett

"You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong." Warren Buffett — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 7, 2021

"I am my world." Ludwig Wittgenstein

"I am my world." Ludwig Wittgenstein — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 6, 2021

"...a page of history is worth a volume of logic." Oliver Wendell Holmes

"...a page of history is worth a volume of logic." Oliver Wendell Holmes — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 5, 2021

"All the good ideas I ever had came to me while I was milking a cow." Grant Wood

"All the good ideas I ever had came to me while I was milking a cow." Grant Wood — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 4, 2021

"The cynic says, 'One man can't do anything'. I say, 'Only one man can do anything.'" John W. Gardner

"The cynic says, 'One man can't do anything'. I say, 'Only one man can do anything.'" John W. Gardner — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 3, 2021

"Good humor is the health of the soul, sadness is its poison." Lord Chesterfield

"Good humor is the health of the soul, sadness is its poison." Lord Chesterfield — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 2, 2021

"I believe in giving my kids enough so they can do anything, but not so much that they can do nothing." Warren Buffett

"I believe in giving my kids enough so they can do anything, but not so much that they can do nothing." Warren Buffett — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Oct 1, 2021

"Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity." Seneca

"Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity." Seneca — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 30, 2021

"If I say first of all, run away, because I will have prepared research, data, charts, and I will destroy you." Unknown

"If I say first of all, run away, because I will have prepared research, data, charts, and I will destroy you." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 30, 2021

"There’s some real utility in gratitude. It’s also good protection against the dangers of victimhood and resentment." Jordan Peterson

"There’s some real utility in gratitude. It’s also good protection against the dangers of victimhood and resentment." Jordan Peterson — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 29, 2021

"We shouldn't all be fixated just on what's not available. We should take a step back and look at the total that's available, because there's a mountain of information about us." Tim Cook

"We shouldn't all be fixated just on what's not available. We should take a step back and look at the total that's available, because there's a mountain of information about us." Tim Cook — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 28, 2021

"If you don't fail sometimes, you are not being ambitious enough." Sundar Pichai

"If you don't fail sometimes, you are not being ambitious enough." Sundar Pichai — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 27, 2021

"Most people enjoy the inferiority of their best friends." Lord Chesterfield

"Most people enjoy the inferiority of their best friends." Lord Chesterfield — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 26, 2021

"If you don't think education can ruin film, you don't know the power of education." Pauline Kael

"If you don't think education can ruin film, you don't know the power of education." Pauline Kael — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 25, 2021

"Marriage allows you to annoy one specific person for the rest of your life." Unknown

"Marriage allows you to annoy one specific person for the rest of your life." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 24, 2021

"The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything." Warren Buffett

"The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything." Warren Buffett — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 23, 2021

"At the core of all well-founded belief lies belief that is unfounded." Ludwig Wittgenstein

"At the core of all well-founded belief lies belief that is unfounded." Ludwig Wittgenstein — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 23, 2021

"Any society that needs disclaimers has too many lawyers." Erik Pepke

"Any society that needs disclaimers has too many lawyers." Erik Pepke — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 22, 2021

"The mark of our time is its revulsion against imposed patterns." Marshall McLuhan

"The mark of our time is its revulsion against imposed patterns." Marshall McLuhan — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 21, 2021

"I'm warning you, don't mess with me. I know Karate, Judo, Kung Fu, Jujitsu, and about 28 other very dangerous words." Unknown

"I'm warning you, don't mess with me. I know Karate, Judo, Kung Fu, Jujitsu, and about 28 other very dangerous words." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 20, 2021

"Those who travel heedlessly from place to place, observing only their distance from each other, and attending only to their accommodation at the inn at night, set out fools, and will certainly return so" Lord Chesterfield

"Those who travel heedlessly from place to place, observing only their distance from each other, and attending only to their accommodation at the inn at night, set out fools, and will certainly return so" Lord Chesterfield — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 19, 2021

"The thing that people seem to miss about not just Google, but also our competitors, Yahoo, eBay and so forth, is that there's an awful lot of communities that have never been served by traditional media." Eric Schmidt

"The thing that people seem to miss about not just Google, but also our competitors, Yahoo, eBay and so forth, is that there's an awful lot of communities that have never been served by traditional media." Eric Schmidt — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 18, 2021

"Realism is just another name for yesterday's thinking." Robert Kriegel

"Realism is just another name for yesterday's thinking." Robert Kriegel — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 17, 2021

"I have no views as to where it (gold) will be, but the one thing I can tell you is it won't do anything between now and then..." Warren Buffett

"I have no views as to where it (gold) will be, but the one thing I can tell you is it won't do anything between now and then..." Warren Buffett — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 16, 2021

"I don't view Apple or myself as an activist. What we do is for some things where we think we have deep knowledge, or think we do, or a strong point of view, we're not shy. We'll stand up, speak out - even when our voice shakes." Tim Cook

"I don't view Apple or myself as an activist. What we do is for some things where we think we have deep knowledge, or think we do, or a strong point of view, we're not shy. We'll stand up, speak out - even when our voice shakes." Tim Cook — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 16, 2021

"A guy broke into my apartment last week. He didn't take the TV, just the remote. Every time he passes, he changes the channel. Sick bastard." Unknown

"A guy broke into my apartment last week. He didn't take the TV, just the remote. Every time he passes, he changes the channel. Sick bastard." Unknown — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 15, 2021

"Less is more." Robert Browning

"Less is more." Robert Browning — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 14, 2021

"The soul of the individual eternally hungers for the heroism of genuine Being, and that the willingness to take on that responsibility is identical to the decision to live a meaningful life." Jordan Peterson

"The soul of the individual eternally hungers for the heroism of genuine Being, and that the willingness to take on that responsibility is identical to the decision to live a meaningful life." Jordan Peterson — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 13, 2021

"One should always think of what one is about: when one is learning, one should not think of play: and when one is at play, one should not think of one's learning." Lord Chesterfield

"One should always think of what one is about: when one is learning, one should not think of play: and when one is at play, one should not think of one's learning." Lord Chesterfield — English Quotes (@english_quotes) Sep 12, 2021