Quotes for English Learners
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Leo Tolstoy :
It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.
If you want to be happy, be.
Changing the world
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
Families are alike
All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
Incomprehensible work of art
To say that a work of art is good, but incomprehensible to the majority of men, is the same as saying of some kind of food that it is very good but that most people can't eat it.
Killing animals for food
A man can live and be healthy without killing animals for food; therefore, if he eats meat, he participates in taking animal life merely for the sake of his appetite.
Respect and love
Respect was invented to cover the empty place where love should be.
The highest degree of wisdom
We can know only that we know nothing. And that is the highest degree of human wisdom.
The strongest warriors
The strongest of all warriors are these two: Time and Patience.
True life is lived when tiny changes occur.