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395 Famous Quotes by Anonymous

The massive gates of circumstance Are turned upon the smallest hinge, And thus some seeming pettiest chance Oft gives our life its after-tinge. The trifles of our daily lives, The common things, scarce worth recall, Whereof no visible trace survives, These are the mainsprings after all.

Circumstance Quotes, by Anonymous , Source: in "Harper's Weekly"

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Smyrna, Rhodes, Colophon, Salamis, Chios, Argos, Athens--these seven cities contend as to being the birthplace of the illustrious Homer. [Lat., Smyrna, Rhodos, Colophon, Salamis, Chios, Argos, Athenae, Hae septem certant de stirpe insignis Homeri.]

Cities Quotes, by Anonymous , Source: (translated from Greek)

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This dance of death which sounds so musically Was sure intended for the corpse de ballet.

Dancing Quotes, by Anonymous , Source: On the Danse Macabre of Saint-Saens

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At the cross, her station keeping, Stood the mournful mother, weeping, Where He hung, the dying Lord. [Lat., Stabat mater, dolorosa Juxta crucem lacrymosa Que pendebat Filius.]

Motherhood Quotes, by Anonymous , Source: (translated by Dr. William Josiah Irons)

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Pure water is the best of gifts that man to man can bring, But who am I that I should have the best of anything? Let princes revel at the pump, let peers with ponds make free, Whisky, or wine, or even beer is good enough for me.

Water Quotes, by Anonymous , Source: in the "Spectator", July 31, 1920, sometimes attributed to Hon. G.W.E. Russell or to Lord Neaves

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Wondrous is this great, blue ship that sails around the mighty sun and joy to everyone that rides along.

Music:lyrics Quotes, by Anonymous

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Leadership is the ability to hide your panic from others.

Leadership Quotes, by Anonymous

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Blasphemy is a victimless crime.

Popular culture:bumper stickers Quotes, by Anonymous

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Life is a song. Love is the music.

Music Quotes, by Anonymous

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People are the only animals who eat themselves to death.

Advertising Quotes, by Anonymous

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Everything you need is around you; the danger lies within you.

Music:lyrics Quotes, by Anonymous

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Where are we going, and why am I in this hand basket?

Popular culture:bumper stickers Quotes, by Anonymous

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Money doesn't sleep.

Money Quotes, by Anonymous

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Money can't buy happiness, but it does quiet the nerves.

Money Quotes, by Anonymous

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Money can't buy happiness; it can, however, rent it.

Money Quotes, by Anonymous

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Peace is not a season, it is a way of life.

Peace Quotes, by Anonymous

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Happiness is not a matter of good fortune or worldly possessions. It's a mental attitude. It comes from appreciating what we have, instead of being miserable about what we don't have. It's so simple—yet so hard for the human mind to comprehend.

Happiness Quotes, by Anonymous

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Happiness is not given but exchanged.

Happiness Quotes, by Anonymous

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Happiness is the art of never holding in your mind the memory of any unpleasant thing that has passed.

Happiness Quotes, by Anonymous

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Happiness is often the result of being too busy to be miserable.

Happiness Quotes, by Anonymous

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Happiness is not pleasure, it's victory.

Happiness Quotes, by Anonymous

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Happiness seems to be the result of something happening — inactivity is not very exhilarating.

Happiness Quotes, by Anonymous

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Happiness is the overcoming of not unknown obstacles toward a known goal.

Happiness Quotes, by Anonymous

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Happiness is like jam. You can't spread even a little without getting some on yourself.

Happiness Quotes, by Anonymous

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Happiness is acceptance.

Happiness Quotes, by Anonymous

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