Quotes, Proverbs, and Pearl of Wisdom from Internet...

"Hiç ellerin tasi bana degmez, ille dostun gülü yaralar beni" -- Pir Sultan Abdal
"Hür olmadIklarI halde, kendilerini hür sananlar kadar hic kimse esir olamaz. -- GOETHE
Elinde çekiç olan her seyi çivi olarak görür. -- Maslow ?
"Bir insana yapilacak en kötü sey onu utandirmaktir" -- F. Nietzche
To live! Like a tree alone and free
Like a forest in brotherhood -- Nazim Hikmet
I hear and I forget
I see and I remember
I do and I understand -- (Chinese proverb)
Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day.
Teach a man how to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.
"Give me a fish, I eat for a day.
Teach me how to fish, I eat for a life time."
If you give a man a fish he will have a single meal.
If you teach him how to fish, he will eat all his life.-- Kuan-tzu (Chinese Philosopher)
"Knowledge has an important property. When you give it away, you don't lose it."
The value of KNOWLEDGE is not in its accumulation, but in its APPLICATION.
"Let information be the one wealth that is available to all"
"L'imagination est plus importante que le savoir."
"Imagination is more important than knowledge".
The significant problems we face cannot be solved at the same level of thinking were at when we created them.-- Albert Einstein
"It is better to aim for the stars and hit the moon, than to aim for the trees,and hit the ground."-- Suzanne Oggenfuss
"For Muslims, I'm too worldly; for other people, I'm too religious ... for militants, I'm too moderate; for moderates, I'm too militant." Malcolm X
"Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it." -- Samuel Johnson 1709-1784
The unexamined life is not worth living. -- Socrates
"We have two lives...the life we learn with and the life we live with afterthat." -- (Bernard Malamud, The Natural)
"Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence." -- Robert Frost
"Education is the process of casting false pearls before real swine." -- Irsin Edman
"It is against the grain of modern education to teach children to program. What fun is there in making plans, acquiring discipline in organizing thoughts, devoting attention to detail, and learning to be self-critical?" -- Alan Perlis
"Well begun is half done" -- Aristotle
First thing first, but not necessarily in that order. -- Dr. Who, Meglos.
There is nothing remarkable about it. All one has to do is hit the right keys at the right time and the instrument plays itself. -- Johann Sebastian Bach
The computer can't tell you the emotional story. It can give you the exact mathematical design, but what is missing is the eyebrows.-- Frank Zappa
"Good literature is about Love and War.
Trash fiction is about Sex and Violence." -- Author Unknown
"The world's as ugly as sin, and almost as delightful." -- Frederick Locker-Lampson
"A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education." -- George Bernhard Shaw
"Everybody's got somewhere they call home." -- Roger Waters
"All's WELL that ends WELL." -- Shakespeare
"No man can lose what he never had." -- Izaak Walton
Seeing is not believing, it is the negation of believing.
"If you don't get a good-night kiss you get Kafka dreams.''
An optimist is someone who tells you to cheer up when things are going his way.
"Everywhere is walking distance... if you have the time"
The difference between this place and the Titanic is that they had a band.
"The Only Stupid Question Is The One You Don't Ask. ASK. SOMEONE KNOWS."
Everyone smiles in the same language.
"Life is like photography, we need the negatives to develop."
"We were given two ears and one mouth because we're supposed to listen twice as much as we speak."
You'll never know when you need to know what you know.

From: dingdongpapa@webtv.net (David Palmer) -- Date: Mon, 28 Jun 1999 11:26:13 -0500 (CDT)
I picked this one up from a newscaster on WCCO radio this morning:

"Give a man a fish and you feed him for day.
Teach a man to fish and you get rid of him for a weekend."

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       | (o)(o)           An optimist is someone who tells you to cheer up
       C      -)                   when things are going his way.
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