Common sense is not so common.
Submitted by ashaj over 2 years ago
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Calvin: I’m a genius, but I’m a misunderstood genius.
Hobbes: What’s misunderstood about you?
Calvin: Nobody thinks I’m a genius.
Submitted by laura over 2 years ago
The only regret I will have in dying is if it is not for love.
Submitted by robotnic about 2 years ago
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Sometimes in the middle of the night, I think of something that's funny, then I go get a pen and I write it down. Or if the pen's too far away, I have to convince myself that what I thought of ain't funny.
Submitted by loughlin almost 3 years ago
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read a book of quotations.
Submitted by paulabuzzard almost 3 years ago
The right word might be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.
It all comes to this: the simplest way to be happy is to do good.
College is breaking my spirit. Every single day, telling me things I don't know. It's making me feel stupid.
Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean.
A little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men.
Submitted by kdnewman over 2 years ago
I was a child and she was a child,
In this kingdom by the sea;
But we loved with a love that was more than love-
I and my Annabel Lee
Quitting is difficult. Quitting requires you to acknowledge that you’re never going to be number 1 in the world. At least not at this. So it’s easier just to put it off, not admit it, settle for mediocre. What a waste.
Submitted by PaduanBenedick over 2 years ago
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. Then quit. There's no point in being a damn fool about it.
Submitted by vickywoo over 2 years ago
The best time to start was last year. Failing that, today will do.
I'm tired of pretending I'm not a total bitchin' rock star from Mars.
Submitted by paulfedory about 2 years ago
Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counsellors, and the most patient of teachers.