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Seldom Quotes and Sayings
Quotes about Seldom

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Today's problems can seldom be solved using yesterday's answers.
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Related topics: Wisdom

Things are seldom what they seem.
- William S. Gilbert (Gilbert and Sullivan: HMS Pinafore)

Well-behaved women seldom make history.
- Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

The most important things in life
are seldom the most obvious.
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Be alert. The most important things in life
are seldom the most obvious.
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She generally gave herself very good advice,
(though she very seldom followed it).
- Lewis Carroll

Thoughtful people seldom share exactly the same opinion -
the same point-of-view.
The wise ones understand that they know nothing -
for virtually none of our experience is truly factual -
and they graciously honor all other opinions.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 

Great and good are seldom the same man.
- Winston Churchill

Great opportunities to help others seldom come,
but small ones surround us every day.
- Sally Koch

True friendship is like sound health;
the value of it is seldom known until it be lost.
- Charles Caleb Colton

Friendship often leads to love,
but lust seldom leads to friendship.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I seldom think about my limitations,
and they never make me sad.
Perhaps there is just a touch of yearning at times;
but it is vague, like a breeze among flowers.
- Helen Keller

The most successful war seldom pays for its losses.
- Thomas Jefferson

Unless they share our opinions,
we seldom find people sensible.
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Advice is seldom welcome,
and those who need it the most, like it the least.
- Lord Chesterfield

Beauty is an outward gift,
which is seldom despised,
except by those to whom it has been refused.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Most of us seldom let the outrageous
part of ourselves out to play.
Notice that I didn't say "never," I said "seldom."
Halloween is one of those exceptions.
While there are certainly many "bah humbug" houses on our street,
more than half the houses wear an acknowledgement of Halloween -
and nothing about Halloween is NOT outrageous.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is a wonderful advantage to a man,
in every pursuit or avocation,
to secure an adviser in a sensible woman.
In woman there is at once a subtle delicacy of tact,
and a plain soundness of judgement,
which are rarely combined to an equal degree in man.
A woman, if she be really your friend,
will have a sensitive regard for your character, honor, repute.
She will seldom counsel you to do a shabby thing:
for a woman friend always desires to be proud of you.
- Edward Bulwer-Lytton

If a man smiles all the time,
he's probably selling something that doesn't work.
- George Carlin

There are people selling thoughtlessness with such casualty.
- Jewel

Talent is God-given; be humble.
Fame is man-given; be thankful.
Conceit is self-given; be careful.
- John Wooden

Two things a man should never be angry at:
what he can help,
and what he cannot help.
- Thomas Fuller

Every child comes with the message
that God is not yet discouraged of man.
- Rabindranath Tagore

No man stands so tall as when he stoops to help a child.
- Anonymous (often attributed to Abraham Lincoln)

Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
- George Eliot

Man is least himself when he talks in his own person.
Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
- Oscar Wilde

I don't like that man.
I must get to know him better.
- Abraham Lincoln

Man should forget his anger before he lies down to sleep.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

He is a man of courage who does not run away,
but remains at his post and fights against the enemy.
- Socrates

A man too busy to take care of his health is like
a mechanic too busy to take care of his tools.
- Spanish Proverb

Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation
can be trusted to act humanely
or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.
- Bertrand Russell

Our problems are man-made, therefore they may be solved by man.
And man can be as big as he wants.
No problem of human destiny is beyond human beings.
- John F. Kennedy

The man who can't dance thinks the band is no good.
- Polish Proverb

Each man's life touches so many other lives.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

Each man is afraid of his neighbor's disapproval -
a thing which, to the general run of the human race,
is more dreaded than wolves and death.
- Mark Twain

We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men
who walked through the huts comforting others,
giving away their last piece of bread...
They offer sufficient proof that everything
can be taken from a man but one thing:
to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances,
to choose one's own way.
- Viktor E. Frankl

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men.
No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
- Elbert Hubbard

All religions must be tolerated...
for every man must get to heaven in his own way.
- Epictetus

The man form is higher than the angel form;
of all forms it is the highest.
Man is the highest being in creation,
because he aspires to freedom.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

Circumstance does not make the man: it reveals him to himself.
- James Allen

The greatest virtue of man is perhaps curiosity.
- Anatole France

Adversity introduces a man to himself.
- Anonymous

A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.
- Benjamin Franklin

A man who doesn't trust himself
can never really trust anyone else.
- Cardinal De Retz

Habit is habit,
and not to be flung out of the window by any man,
but coaxed down-stairs a step at a time.
- Mark Twain

It doesn't matter how long my hair is
or what color my skin is
or whether I'm a woman or a man.
- John Lennon

Freedom is never dear at any price.
It is the breath of life.
What would a man not pay for living?
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Interdependence is and ought to be
as much the ideal of man as self-sufficiency.
Man is a social being.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Of course I am afraid. What sane man is not?
- Luciano Pavarotti

The man of genius inspires us with
a boundless confidence in our own powers.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Man needs difficulties; they are necessary for health.
- Carl Jung

Hardly a man in the world has an opinion
upon morals, political, or religion
which he got otherwise than
through his associations and sympathies.
- Mark Twain

Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.
- Socrates

Nearly all men can stand adversity,
but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
- Abraham Lincoln

Experience is not what happens to a man.
It is what a man does with what happens to him.
- Aldous Huxley

Happy is the hearing man; unhappy the speaking man.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval.
- Mark Twain

Revenge... is like a rolling stone,
which, when a man hath forced up a hill,
will return upon him with a greater violence,
and break those bones whose sinews gave it motion.
- Albert Schweitzer

A man must be both stupid and uncharitable
who believes there is no virtue or truth but on his own side.
- Joseph Addison

A dog is not considered a good dog because he is a good barker.
A man is not considered a good man because he is a good talker.
- The Buddha

All things share the same breath -
the beast, the tree, the man...
the air shares its spirit with all the life it supports.
- Chief Seattle (attributed)

A man who dares to waste one hour of time
has not discovered the value of life.
- Charles Darwin

If a man is proud of his wealth,
he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it.
- Socrates

What is happiness except the simple harmony
between a man and the life he leads?
- Albert Camus

Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea,
never regains its original dimensions.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

The man with insight enough to admit his limitations
comes nearest to perfection.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Every man has his own courage,
and is betrayed because he seeks in himself
the courage of other persons.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life consists in what a man is thinking of all day.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The man who is dissatisfied with himself, what can he do?
- Henry David Thoreau

Infinite striving to be the best is man's duty;
it is its own reward.
Everything else is in God's hands.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

It is easy enough to be pleasant
When life flows by like a song,
But the man worth while is the one who will smile
When everything goes dead wrong.
- Ella Wheeler Wilcox


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