Saying Quotes

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Gautama Buddha
“No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.”
Gautama Buddha, Sayings Of Buddha

Bayard Taylor
“The bravest are the most tender; the loving are the daring.”
Bayard Taylor

Steve Maraboli
“Everything is easier said than done. Wanting something is easy. Saying something is easy. The challenge and the reward are in the doing.”
Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

Angelo Tsanatelis
“...choose your battles wisely and remember, what the heart knows, walks afar from reason. It simply is.”
Angelo Tsanatelis, Origins

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“Some of us were brought into this troubled world primarily or only to increase our fathers’ chances of not being left by our mothers, or vice versa.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana, The Use and Misuse of Children

Paul Celan
“rush of pine scent (once upon a time),

the unlicensed conviction
there ought to be another way
of saying
this.”
Paul Celan, Glottal Stop

Dejan Stojanovic
“To say more while saying less is the secret of being simple.”
Dejan Stojanovic

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“The most upsetting thing about Society’s attitude towards disabled people is that many millions of disabled people became disabled while trying to please Society, the very same bitch that secretly regards them as subhuman.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana, The Use and Misuse of Children

Dejan Stojanovic
“From what you didn’t say, lies that you did say.”
Dejan Stojanovic, The Creator

“Well, we have a saying where we come from," said Louise. "Curiosity killed the cat." "And satisfaction brought him back," Been added.”
W.D. Newman, The Thirteenth Unicorn

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“Most sane human beings’ chances of being alive in a thousand years’ time are a hundred times higher than their chances of being sincerely happy for at least ten consecutive days.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Jonathan Price
“If you'd blush saying something in person, don't write it.”
Jonathan Price, Put That in Writing

Dejan Stojanovic
“How does one say something new and not retell?”
Dejan Stojanovic, The Sun Watches the Sun

Mo Yan
“Strong winds eventually cease, unhappy families return to peace”
Mo Yan, Red Sorghum
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Mo Yan
“a bright sun darkens, a full moon wanes, a full cup overflows, and decay follows prosperity”
Mo Yan, Red Sorghum
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Toba Beta
“Man can't say he knows nothing when saying it.”
Toba Beta, My Ancestor Was an Ancient Astronaut

Angelo Tsanatelis
“A man painstakingly plans for every detail, carefully lays the foundations, picks his moments wisely and adds the right pieces with gusto only to be confronted a turn before the end of the race by a stubborn, more dead than alive, old man.”
Angelo Tsanatelis, The Lodge & the Tribe

Dejan Stojanovic
“When the long bygone Lee Po wanted to say something, he could do it with only a few words.”
Dejan Stojanovic, The Sun Watches the Sun

Angelo Tsanatelis
“There I was to attempt,
Jupiter-only-knew what extravagant acts of foolhardiness, what some
people call bravery, to rescue a barbarian I barely knew.
Do not get me wrong. I did like him.
But you don't go ahead and slit your throat
because you like someone.”
Angelo Tsanatelis, Jester

Angelo Tsanatelis
“Mister if you want more to join,’ She said half-choked ‘you’ll have to put in the coin.”
Angelo Tsanatelis, Legends

“Never steal a man's coffee.”
Anthony T Hincks

Martin Heidegger
“The moving force in Showing of Saying is Owning. It is what brings all present and absent beings each into their own, from where they show themselves in what they are, and where they abide according to their kind. This owning which brings them there, and which moves Saying as Showing in its showing we call Appropriation. It yields the opening of the clearing in which present beings can persist and from which absent beings can depart while keeping their persistence in the withdrawal.”
Martin Heidegger, On the Way to Language

Paddick Van Zyl
“The saying goes: 'Time is money.' However, the truth in reality is - time is time and money is money. Bottom line. That is it. Time remains time and money remains money and money does not buy more time and time does not necessarily buy more money.”
Paddick Van Zyl

“Listen to the wind—it talks.
Listen to the silence—it speaks.
Listen to your heart—it knows.”
Native American Proverb

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