Informational Quotes

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Florence Nightingale
“The very first requirement in a hospital is that it should do the sick no harm.”
Florence Nightingale, Notes on Nursing: What It Is, and What It Is Not

Enock Maregesi
“Joram Kiango ni mpelelezi maarufu nchini Tanzania. Willy Gamba ni mpelelezi maarufu katika bara la Afrika. John Murphy ni mpelelezi maarufu duniani. Ni watu watatu tofauti wanaofanya kazi zinazofanana.”
Enock Maregesi

Enock Maregesi
“Kolonia Santita ni tofauti na hadithi zingine kwa sababu ya wapelelezi wake. Wapelelezi wake ni makomandoo-wapelelezi-wanajeshi.”
Enock Maregesi

Enock Maregesi
“Vichwa vitatu vya sururu na chembe tatu za bunduki za Kalashnikov; na alama ya bahati, mafanikio, udhalimu na mwanzo mpya ya msalaba wa swastika, kama alama ya ujenzi na uhalifu wa Kolonia Santita.”
Enock Maregesi

Enock Maregesi
“Kolonia Santita ni kitabu cha Kiswahili. Si Kingereza wala Kihispania. Lazima tujifunze kuipenda na kuitetea lugha yetu kwa manufaa ya vizazi vijavyo.”
Enock Maregesi

Enock Maregesi
“Sifa kubwa ya Murphy ni udadisi lakini kubwa zaidi ni unyamaume. Haogopi kitu. Anaheshimu sheria.”
Enock Maregesi

Enock Maregesi
“Kujenga urafiki na wanasiasa wakati mwingine ni kitu kizuri. Wanasaidia kurahisisha mambo.”
Enock Maregesi

Enock Maregesi
“Kolonia Santita ina sura 8 na kila sura ina faslu 3.”
Enock Maregesi

Keith David Henry
“We do not inherit the Earth from our parents. We borrow her from our children.”
Keith David henry

Enock Maregesi
“Falsafa ya Usawa kwa Watu na Vitu Vyote ya Yin-Yang ya Kichina ni falsafa inayotumiwa na Wachina, kujifunza sanaa ya mapigano na kutengeneza madawa ya asili, na magaidi wa madawa ya kulevya wa Amerika ya Kusini na Kaskazini kusaidia watu waliosahauliwa na serikali zao.”
Enock Maregesi

Lailah Gifty Akita
“Never believe all that you hear.
Always verify the original source of information.”
Lailah Gifty Akita

Waheed Ibne Musa
“Only the great warriors fall down from their horses; one would not fall who rides a donkey cart.”
Waheed Ibne Musa, Johnny Fracture

“For just as the Milesians believed in Oracles, Malesians believed in Bomohs. Malesian Bomohs or Dukuns, just as the Sibyls, went into convulsions or ecstatic trances to proclaim the wishes of the Gods. But Malesian Bomohs did more. They claimed to be able to capture Spirits which they kept as pets. And these pet spirits could be sold or hired out to clients, to perform minor supernatural feats or miracles.[MMT]”
Nicholas Chong

“And in an age when the girls were clearly gaining the upper hand on men in the Battle of the Sexes, men could do with some help from Pet Spirits & Dead Men`s Oil.
For unlike Milesians, Malesians could not send girls to be sacrificed to the Gods.[MMT]”
Nicholas Chong

“And thus, the men won the Battle of the Sexes in Milesian times, so that from the Golden Age of Athens until the Golden Age of Rome, when all citizens were free to speak & vote at the State Assemblies, only women, barbarians & slaves were excluded.[INTRO]”
Nicholas Chong

“Jealousy & Zeal were the split personalities of Zelos. Just as Eros & Himeros were uncoupled in the Big Bang, so were Jealousy & Zeal. Zelos[Jealousy] remained as part of Eros[Love] whilst Zelos[Zeal] found himself reborn through the descendants of Uranus & Gaea as a son of Styx & Pallas, & accordingly, as a brother of Nike[Victory], Cratos[Power & Strength] & Bia[Force & Violence], all four being in the entourage of Zeus. After Nike combined with Athena to form "Pallas Athena", Zelos[Zeal] merged with Zelos[Jealousy] as part of Eros[Love].Zelos[Jealousy], as part of Love was responsible for the relentless jealousy of Hera who zealously persecuted all her husband`s paramours & their children![GLOS]”
Nicholas Chong

“... makinistlik,mektepten,meşrepten,ocaktan ve sonradan olmak üzere ilk etapta dörde ayrılır.”
Mehmet Aycı, Sonrası Şimendifer

“... Efendim, bahsettiğimiz Haydar Paşa'nın buraya bir köşk yaptırmasından mütevellit Üsküdar'ın bu cenahına Haydar Paşa adı verilmiştir...”
Mehmet Aycı, Sonrası Şimendifer

“Türkçe, bilinen en eski dil ürünlerinden çok önceleri oluşmuş, çok eski ve çok yaygın bir anadildir.”
Doğan Aksan, Anadilimizin Söz Denizinde

“Anadolu ağızlarımızın ilgi çeken özellikleri arasında,insanların,hoşa gitmeyen,kınanan davranışlarını,ruhsal bozukluklarını yeren deyimlerin bolluğu,yazın dilindekilerden farklı,özgün benzetmelerden yararlanması ve belli hece sayısıyla birbirini izleyen önermelerden kurulu,nükteli deyimlerin yaratılmış olmasıdır.”
Dogan Aksan, Anadilimizin Söz Denizinde

Malcolm Gladwell
“But this same dilemma comes up again and again in our own lives, and often we don't choose so wisely. The inverted-U curve reminds us that there is a point at which money and resources stop making our lives better and start making them worse.”
Malcolm Gladwell, David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants

Dana Journey
“All of my main characters are based on my friends and people I met during High School and College.”
Dana Journey

Douglas Preston
“There is a mountain range behind the town, called the Sierra de Sangre de Cristo. It means the 'Blood of Christ Mountains' in Spanish.”
Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

Christina Engela
“Denying the facts is what enables people to hate and to persecute marginalized and threatened minority groups. Labeling the advocacy, educational and informational initiatives of these persecuted minority groups dismissively as 'propaganda for the gay agenda' undermines, belittles and trivializes the cause of those whose right to exist is under threat.”
Christina Engela

“Be the weird kid that reads about books when suppose to listen to the teacher rant.”
KD (not really an author)