Quotes on Diet

Don’t dig your grave with your own knife and fork.
English Proverb

Your stomach shouldn’t be a waist basket.
Author Unknown

More die in the United States of too much food than of too little.
John Kenneth Galbraith, The Affluent Society

A diet is the penalty we pay for exceeding the feed limit.
Author Unknown

One should eat to live, not live to eat.
Cicero, Rhetoricorum LV

Inside some of us is a thin person struggling to get out, but they can usually be sedated with a few pieces of chocolate cake.
Author Unknown

In the Middle Ages, they had guillotines, stretch racks, whips and chains. Nowadays, we have a much more effective torture device called the bathroom scale.
Stephen Phillips

When we lose twenty pounds… we may be losing the twenty best pounds we have! We may be losing the pounds that contain our genius, our humanity, our love and honesty.
Woody Allen

The cardiologist’s diet: If it tastes good, spit it out.
Author Unknown

I’ve decided that perhaps I’m bulimic and just keep forgetting to purge.
Paula Poundstone

Quotes About Confidence

Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

I am convinced all of humanity is born with more gifts than we know. Most are born geniuses and just get de-geniuses rapidly.
Buckminster Fuller

People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is light from within.
Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

Let me never fall into the vulgar mistake of dreaming that I am persecuted whenever I am contradicted.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Success comes in cans, not cant’s.
Author Unknown

Put your future in good hands – your own.
Author Unknown

If you really put a small value upon yourself, rest assured that the world will not raise your price.
Author Unknown

If you hear a voice within you say “you cannot paint,” then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced.
Vincent Van Gogh

Don’t live down to expectations. Go out there and do something remarkable.
Wendy Wasserstein

I am not a has-been. I am a will be.
Lauren Bacall

Thoughts about Faith

Love, hope, fear, faith – these make humanity; These are its sign and note and character.
Robert Browning Hamilton

Man, I just feel blessed… I was in a situation where the only way I could come out of it was by putting my faith in God. No matter how good my lawyers were, no matter how much celebrity I had, everything was just stacked up against me.
Puff Daddy

No matter how old we become, we can still call them ‘Holy Mother’ and ‘Father’ and put a child-like trust in them.
Desmond Morris

My reason nourishes my faith and my faith my reason.
Norman Cousins

Only faith is sufficient.
Robert Ley

Our faith comes in moments; our vice is habitual.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Reason is our soul’s left hand, faith her right.
John Donne

Knowledge is only one half. Faith is the other.
Novalis

Nor shall derision prove powerful against those who listen to humanity or those who follow in the footsteps of divinity, for they shall live forever. Forever.
Khalil Gibran

Put your nose into the Bible everyday. It is your spiritual food. And then share it. Make a vow not to be a lukewarm Christian.
Kirk Cameron

Inspiration for Believing

You’re not free until you’ve been made captive by supreme belief.
Marianne Moore

This required the development of a view which allowed one to integrate research with belief, thing with person, fact with aesthetics, knowledge with application of knowledge.
Kenneth L. Pike

Christmas is taken very seriously in this household. I believe in Father Christmas, and there’s no way I’d do anything to undermine that belief.
Carol Ann Duffy

I have a strong belief in God… I find religion to be a very personal thing… I am also very spiritual.
Sela Ward

When belief in a god dies, the god dies.
Harlan Ellison

It took a brave editor in the U.S. to sign a contract for Dancing Girls, and without her belief in the book, I’m not sure it would ever have found its way into print.
Louise Brown

The journey of your first movie is not just beyond belief it can be truly beyond satire.
Yahoo Serious

One of the great mind destroyers of college education is the belief that if it’s very complex, it’s very profound.
Dennis Prager

While I do not suggest that humanity will ever be able to dispense with its martyrs, I cannot avoid the suspicion that with a little more thought and a little less belief their number may be substantially reduced.
John B. S. Haldane

The Maria Mayer shell model suggestion in 1949 was a great triumph and fitted my belief that a nuclear shell model should represent a proper approach to understanding nuclear structure.
James Rainwater

174 Quotation by Jose Marti

Jose Marti

Culture, which makes talent shine, is not completely ours either, nor can we place it solely at our disposal. Rather, it belongs mainly to our country, which gave it to us, and to humanity, from which we receive it as a birthright.

Jose Marti