Anon proverbs

“Do not attempt to do a thing unless you are sure of yourself, but do not relinquish it simply because someone else is not sure of you.”

“Minds are like parachutes, they function best when open. Approach situations with an open mind.”

“Quality is not about not making mistakes; it is about not making the same mistake twice.”

“The man who does not read a good book is at no advantage over the man who cannot read them .”

A true artist is born with a unique voice and cannot copy, so he has only to copy to prove his originality.

“The more you challenge your mind, the more powerful your mind becomes.”

“For an idea to be fashionable is ominous, since it must afterwards be always old-fashioned”

“Success is not the result of spontaneous combustion.  You must set yourself on fire.”

“Millions must plough and forge and dig in order that a few thousand may write and paint and study”

“By thinking negatively about a situation, you lose the hidden benefit behind it, with a positive outlook you motivate and empower yourself.”

“Action should culminate in wisdom.”

“Success in almost any field depends more on energy and drive than it does on intelligence.”

“There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in.”

“It takes years to build up trust, and only seconds to destroy it.”

“Without the human community, one single human being cannot survive.”

“He who cuts corners will soon find himself going around in circles.”

“If you tell the truth, you have infinite power supporting you; but if not, you have infinite power against you.”

“We need to make the world safe for creativity and intuition, for it is creativity and intuition that will make the world safe for us.”

“The greatest homage to truth is to use it.”

“It is a profound mistake to think that everything has been discovered. As well as to think the horizon is the boundary of the world.”

“It is better to be defeated on principle than to win on lies.”


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