Quotations About / On:
Criticism sometimes is really praise, and praise sometimes slander.
(François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680), French writer, moralist. repr. F.A. Stokes Co., New York (c. 1930). Moral Maxims and Reflections, no. 149 (1665-1678), trans. London (1706).)
A day is sometimes our mother, sometimes our stepmother.
(Hesiod (c. 8th century B.C.), Greek didactic poet. Works and Days, 825.)
sometimes insomnia is a catalyst to producing inspired art sometimes we must just surrender slip past insomnia and rest
(Terence George Craddock March 31 2015)
Sometimes we love someone very truly and don't show the one and sometimes we love someone quite genuinely but show we don't love the one very much.
Life is like a box of chocolates. Sometimes it's delicious and sometimes it makes you want to puke.
Sometimes you wonder how you got on this mountain. But sometimes you wonder, "How will I get off?"
(Joan Manley (b. 1932), U.S. publisher. Quoted in Washington Post (April 8, 1979).)
Sometimes the laughter in mothering is the recognition of the ironies and absurdities. Sometimes, though, it's just pure, unthinking delight.
(Barbara Schapiro (20th century). Mother Journeys, ed. Maureen T. Reddy, Martha Roth, Amy Sheldon, section 3 (1994).)
'sometimes we blame our situation & sometimes to others for our failure but truth is we are the main reason behind our failure, we allow people to rule over our mind & sometimes we give up for stupid reasons; but in the end, They don't suffer we the only people who suffer, we cry everyday for our foolish behavior. it is an act of cowardice & stupidity to not follow your dreams in a wise way'
It is sometimes well for a blatant error to draw attention to overmodest truths.
(Jean Rostand (1894-1977), French biologist, writer. repr. In The Substance of Man, "A Biologist's Thoughts," ch. 7 (1962). Pensées d'un Biologiste (1939).)
Being a blockhead is sometimes the best security against being cheated by a man of wit.
(François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680), French writer, moralist. repr. F.A. Stokes Co., New York (c. 1930). Moral Maxims and Reflections, no. 130 (1665-1678), trans. London (1706).)