Famous Quotes

Famous Quotes
Renouncement: the heroism of mediocrity.
– Natalie Clifford Barney 1876-1972, American-born French Author

Quotes from Moms

I guess it’s time to drop the delusion that breastfeeding is helping me lose weight 10 months after the fact and that the magic of nursing isn’t negating my love affair with chocolate, wine and ice-cream.
– Andi from Poot and Cubby

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Achievement Quotes

There is nothing that war has ever achieved we could not better achieve without it.

– Havelock Ellis 1859-1939, British Psychologist

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Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Passion has helped us; but can do so no more. It will in future be our enemy. Reason, cold, calculating, unimpassioned reason, must furnish all the materials for our future support and defense.

— February 22, 1842 – Temperance Address of Springfield, Illinois

– Abraham Lincoln

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Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Peace

The man does not live who is more devoted to peace than I am. None who would do more to preserve it.

Abraham Lincoln

Source: February 21, 1861 – Address to the New Jersey General Assembly

– Abraham Lincoln

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Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital. Capital is only the fruit of labor, and could never have existed if labor had not first existed. Labor is the superior of capital, and deserves much the higher consideration. Abraham Lincoln

Source: December 3, 1861 – Lincoln’s First Annual Message to Congress

– Abraham Lincoln

Sarah Marshall

Sarah Marshall Quotes

Sarah Marshall Quotes

Some funny quotes from Sarah Marshall ( Sally Marshall ) in the Chicago Tribune.

Maybe I should start a support group. After all, the Sarah Marshalls of the world have rights too. Not all of us suck.
– Sarah Marshall

And someone should have considered the feelings of those Sarah Marshalls who really do look fat in their jeans
– Sarah Marshall

I’ve always wanted my name in lights—even if it’s the name I’m only called by credit card customer-service reps.
– Sarah Marshall

… the thrill of seeing my name in lights is gone. Now, everywhere I go, I see signs that say things like “You suck Sarah Marshall,” “I’m so over you Sarah Marshall,” “You do look fat in those jeans Sarah Marshall” and

“My mom always hated you Sarah Marshall.”
– Sarah Marshall

Sally Marshall ( Sarah Marshall ) is a freelance writer living in Manhattan.