Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository

The repository contains 344 quotes from Unknown.
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People will accept your ideas much more readily if you tell them that Benjamin Franklin said it first.


Platonic love is like being invited down to the cellar for a glass of ginger ale.

Growing Old

Retirement is the period when you exchange the bills in your wallet for snapshots of your grandchildren.


The people hardest to convince that they should retire are children at bedtime.


Those with desire will always beat those who only have ability.

Politics and Government

We expect modern youth to be strong, courageous and prepared to pay more taxes than their fathers.

DeathSuccess and Failure

Defeat is worse than death because you have to live with defeat.


Nothing increases your golf score like witnesses.


An athiest is a person who has no invisible means of support.


Too many of us speak twice before we think.


Itís not the load that breaks you down, itís the way you carry it.


You canít hold a man down without staying down with him.

Doctors and Health

Health is merely the slowest possible rate at which one can die.

MotivationSuccess and Failure

Success comes in cans; failure comes in caníts.

AdversityRight and Wrong

Forbidden fruit is responsible for many a bad jam.

Art and MusicEntertainmentFunny

Thereís not enough sax and violins on television.


Those who would have nothing to do with thorns must never attempt to gather flowers.


A closed mouth gathers no foot.


A sweater is a garment worn by a child when his mother feels chilly.

Courage and Fear

Even the boldest zebra fears the hungry lion.

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