Ihtirametna Quotes Collection

1-     A professional is a man who can do his job when he doesn’t feel like it. An amateur is a man who can’t do his job when he does feel like it – James Agate 1877-1947

2-     Nothing is more dangerous than an idea, when you have only one idea – Alain (Emile-Auguste Chartier) 1868-1951

3-     Committee- a group of men who individually can do nothing but as a group decide that nothing can be done – Fred Allen 1894-1956

4-     That (sex) was the most fun I ever had without laughing – Woody Allen 1935-

5-      It’s not that I am afraid to die. I just don’t want to be there when it happens – Woody Allen 1935-

6-      In all my work I try to say that as human beings we are more alike than we are unalike – Maya Angelou 1928-

7-      The best defense against the atom bomb is not to be there when it goes off – Anonymous

8-      Palestine is the cement that holds the Arab world together, or it is the explosive that blows it apart – Yasser Arafat 1929-

9-      Private faces in public places are wiser and nicer than public faces in private places – W.H.Auden 1907-73

10- Art is born of humiliation – W.H.Auden 1907-73

11-  It takes a lot of imagination to be a good photographer. You need less imagination to be a painter, because you can invent things. But in photography everything is so ordinary, it takes a lot of looking before you learn to see the ordinary – David Bailey 1938-

12-  Anyone who has ever struggled with poverty knows how extremely expensive it is to be poor – James Baldwin 1924-87

13- The marvelous thing about a joke with a double meaning is that it can only mean one thing – Ronnie barker 1929-

14-  My only regret in theater is that I could never sit out front and watch me – John Barrymore 1882-1942

15-  Men have never been good, they are not good and they never will be goo – Karl Barth 1886-1968

16-  Vote for the man who promises least; he’ll be the least disappointing – Bernard Baruch 1870-1965

17-  A political leader must keep looking over his shoulder all the time to see if the boys are still there. If they aren’t still there, he’s no longer a political leader – Bernard Baruch 1870-1965

18-  Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better – Samuel Beckett1906-89

19-  Good music is that which penetrates the ear with facility and quits the memory with difficulty – Thomas Beecham 1879-1961

20- It took me fifteen years to discover that I had no talent for writing, but I couldn’t give it up because by that time I was too famous – Robert Benchley 1889-1945

21-  The wish for a prayer is a prayer in itself – Georges Bernanos 1888-1948

22-  Every dictator uses religion as a prop to keep himself in power – Benazir Bhutto 1953-

23-  You can’t stop. Composing is not voluntary, you know. There’s no choice, you’re not free. You’re landed with an idea and you have responsibility to that idea – Harrison Birtwistle 1934-

24-  We spend most of our lives working. So why do so few people have a good time doing it? – Richard Branson 1950-

25-  Basic research is what I am doing when I don’t know what I am doing – Werner von Braun 1912-77

26- Abortions will not let you forget. You remember the children you got that you did not get – Gwendolyn Brooks 1917-2000

27-  It’s a great life if you don’t weaken – John Buchan 1875-1940

28-  Thank to God, I am still an atheist – Luis Bunuel 1900-83

29-  An expert is one who knows more and more about less and less – Nicholas Murray Butler

30-  I have nothing to say… and I am saying it; and that is poetry – John Cage 1912-92

31-  Everything has already begun before, the first line of the first page of every novel refers to something that has already happened outside the book – Italo Calvino 1923-85

32-  When I give food to the poor they call me a saint. When I ask why the poor have no food they call me a communist – Helder Camara 1909-99

33-  Comedy is tragedy that happens to other people – Angela Carter 1940-92

34-  I will fight for what I believe in until I drop dead. And that’s what keeps you alive – Barbara castle 1910-2002

35-  I’ve started so I’ll finish – Catchphrases

36-  You’re going to like this… not a lot… but you’ll like it – Catchphrases

37-  There’s nothing in the world for which a poet will give up writing, not even when he is a Jew and the language of his poems is German – Paul Celan 1920-70

38-  They say travel broadens the mind; but you must have the mind – G.K Chesterton 1874-1936

39-  When men stop believing in God they don’t believe in nothing; they believe in anything – G.K Chesterton 1874-1936

40-  The Internet is an élite organization; most of the population of the world has never even made a phone call – Noam Chomsky 1928-

41-  Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning – Winston Churchill 1874-1965

42-  I’m not the greatest. I’m the best available – Joe Clark 1939-

43- It’s easier to make war than to make peace – Georges Clemenceau 1841-1929

44- Every day, in every way, I am getting better and better – Emile Coue 1857-1926

45- Always be close to your friends, and closer to your enemieS – The Godfather (the movie)

46- Dream the impossible dream – Joe Darion 1917 – 2001

47- One is not born a woman: one becomes one – Simone de Beauvoir 1908-86

48- When great changes occur in history, when great principles are involved,

as a rule the majority are wrong. The minority are right – Eugene Victor Debs 1855-1926

49- Politics are too serious a matter to be left to the politicians – Charles de Gaulle 1890-1970

50- Advertising is the most fun you can have with your clothes on – Jerry Della Femina 1936-

51- I think it is a general rule that the originator of a new idea is not the most suitable person to develop it, because his fears of something going wrong are really too strong – Paul Dirac 1902-84

52- If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut – Albert Einstein 1879-1955

53- When I was young, I found out that the big toe always ends up making a hole in a sock. So I stopped wearing socks – Albert Einstein 1879-1955

54- We had the experience but missed the meaning – T.S. Eliot 1888-1965

55- Culture may even be described simply as that which makes life worth living – T.S. Eliot 1888-1965

56- The whole world seemed so unequal, so unfair. Some people were created with all the good things ready-made for them, others where just created like mistakes. God’s mistakes – Buchi Emecheta 1944-

57- Without you, Heaven would be too dull to bear, and Hell would not be Hell if you are there – Epitaphs

58- Either he’s dead, or my watch has stopped – Film Lines

59- If the Government is big enough to give you everything you want, it is bigenough to take away everything you have – Gerald Ford 1909 –

60- How can I tell what I think till I see what I say? – E.M. Foster 1879- 1970

61- Think before you speak is criticism’s motto; speak before you think creation’s – E.M. Foster 1879- 1970

62- If I had to choose between betraying my country and betraying my friend,I hope I should have the guts to betray my country – E.M. Foster 1879- 1970

63- Life is not meant to be easy – Malcolm Fraser 1930-

64- The great question that has never been answered and which I have not yet been able to answer, despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul, is “What does a woman want?” – Sigmund Freud 1856-1939

65- Yes, America is gigantic, but a gigantic mistake – Sigmund Freud 1856-1939

66- A man in love is incomplete until he has married. Then he’s finished – Zsa Zsa Gabor 1919 –

67- What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans and the homeless,whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism or the holy name of liberty or democracy? – Mahatma Gandhi 1869- 1948

68- In my humble opinion, non-cooperation with evil is as much a duty as is cooperation with good – Mahatma Gandhi 1869- 1948

69- Opera is when a guy gets stabbed in the back and, instead of bleeding, he sings – Ed Gardner 1901- 63

70- If you can actually count your money, then you are not really a rich man –  J.Paul Getty 1892-1976

71- Photography is truth. The cinema is truth 24 times per second – Jean-Luc Godard 1930-

72- I’ll give you a definite maybe – Sam Goldwyn 1882-1974

73- Let’s have some new clichés – Sam Goldwyn 1882-1974

74- Women have very little idea of how much men hate them – Germaine Greer 1939 –

75- Their relationship consisted in discussing if it existed – Thom Gunn 1929 –

76- You have to be the best with what you have – Rick Hansen 1957 –

77- Winning is everything. The only ones who remember you when you come second are your wife and your dog – Damon Hill 1960-

78- Older men declare war. But it is youth who must fight and die – Herbert Hoover 1874-1964

79- A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don’t need it – Bob Hope 1903-2003(American comedian)

80- Life is just one damned thing after another – Elbert Hubbard 1859-1915

81- That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach – Aldous Huxley 1894-1963

82- It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees – Dolores Ibarruri (“La Pasionaria”)1895-1989

83- The enemies of freedom do not argue; they shout and they shoot – Dean Inge 1860-1954

84- Son, in politics you’ve got to learn that overnight chicken shit can turn to chicken salad – Lyndon Baines Johnson 1908-

85- Onstage I make love to twenty-five thousand people, then I go home alone – Janis Joplin 1943-70

86- Leadership is not about being nice. It’s about being right and being strong – Paul Keating 1944-

87- Let us never negotiate out of fear. But let us never fear to negotiate – John Fitzgerald Kennedy 1917-63

88- Mankind must put an end to war or war will put end to mankind – John Fitzgerald Kennedy 1917-63

89- One-fifth of the people are against everything all the time – Robert Kennedy 1925-68

90- In the long run we are all dead – John Maynard Keynes 1883-1946

91- If a man hasn’t discovered something he will die for, he isn’t fit to live – Martin Luther King 1929-68

92- We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools – Martin Luther King 1929-68

93- Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind – Rudyard Kipling 1965-1936

94- There cannot be a crisis next week. My schedule is already full – Henry Kissinger 1923 –

95- A man able to think isn’t defeated- even when he is defeated – Milan Kundera 1929-

96- Someone who is to be remembered for dressing well does not remove her

clothes in public – Eleanor Lambert 1904-

97- If we want things to stay as they are, things will have to change – Giuseppe di Lampedusa 1896-1957

98- Why fear death? It is the most beautiful adventure in life – Charles Frohman 1860-1915

99- Men! The only animal in the world to fear – D.H. Lawrence 1885-1930

100- Often when I pray I wonder if I am not posting letters to a non-existent address – C.S.Lewis 1898-1963

101- Freedom of the press is guaranteed only to those who own one – A.J. Liebling 1904-63

102- I don’t like my music, but what is my opinion against that of millions of others – Frederick Loewe 1904-88

103- Fun is fun but no girl wants to laugh all the time – Anita Loos 1893-1981

104- All the security around the American president is just to make sure the man who shoots him gets caught – Norman Mailer 1923 –

105- You can’t separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom – Malcolm X 1925-65

106- No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite – Nelson Mandela 1918 –

107- One of the things I learnt when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself I could not change others – Nelson Mandela 1918 –

108- We come out of the dark and go into the dark again, and in between lie the experience of our life – Thomas Mann 1875 – 1955

109- Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed –  Moe Zedong 1893-1976

110- An optimist is a guy that has never had much experience – Don Marquis 1878 – 1937

111- I wasn’t kissing her, I was just whispering in her mouth – Chico Marx 1891- 1961

112- I never forget a face, but in your case I’ll be glad to make an exception – Groucho Marx 1895-1977

113- The definition of a specialist as one who ‘knows more and more about less and less’ is good and true – Charles H. Mayo 1865 – 1939

114-  People who need people are the luckiest people in the world – Bob Merill 1921-98

115-  It’s not true that life is one damn thing after another – it’s one damn thing over and over – Edna St Vincent Millay 1892- 1950

116- Most People ignore most poetry because most poetry ignores most people – Adrian Mitchell 1932 –

117-  Be nice to people on your way up because you’ll meet’em on your way down – Wilson Mizner 1876-1933

118- If you steal from one author, it’s plagiarism; if you steal from many, it’s research – Wilson Mizner 1876-1933

119- Life is a foreign language: all men mispronounce it – Christopher Morley 1890-1957

120-  The city is not a concrete jungle, it is a human zoo – Desmond Morris 1928-

121- Music is spiritual. The music business is not – Van Morrison 1945 –

122- I was looking for a job, and then I found a job. And heaven knows I’m miserable now – Morrissey 1959 –

123-  It’s a sin to be tired – Kate Moss 1974 –

124- Any woman who tells the truth about herself is a feminist – Alice Munro 1931 –

125-  Dora Greenfield left her husband because she was afraid of him. She decided six months later to return to him for the same reason – Iris Murdoch 1919 – 99

126- There is no way to peace. Peace is the way – A.J.Muste 1885-1967

127-  God, give us the serenity to accept what cannot be changed; Give us the courage to change what should be changed; Give us the wisdom to distinguish one from the other – Reinhold Niebuhr 1892 – 1971

128- The consumer isn’t a moron; she is your wife – Davis Ogilvy 1911 – 99

129- Whenever possible, remember that you are still free and that there is still beauty in the world. It’s OK to smile – Official Advice

130- Mom and Pop were just a couple of kids when they got married. He was eighteen, she was sixteen, and I was three – Opening lines

131-  Fat is a feminist issue – Susie Orbach 1946 –

132- The quickest way of ending a war is to lose it – George Orwell 1903 – 50

133- Don’t clap too hard – it’s a very old building. (the Entertainer 1957 – John Osborne 1929 – 94

134- That woman speaks eighteen languages, and can’t say No in any of them – Dorothy Parker 1893 – 1967

135- Man is born to live, not to prepare for life – Boris Pasternak 1890 – 1960

136- To live at all is miracle enough – Mervyn Peake 1911 – 68

137- Apart from the known and the unknown, what else is there? – Harold Pinter 1930 –

138- In the factory we make cosmetics; in the store we sell hope – Charles Revson 1906 – 75

139- Acting is merely the art of keeping a large group of people from coughing – Ralph Richardson 1902 – 83

140- You can’t say civilization don’t advance, however, for in every war they kill you in a new way – Will Rogers 1879 – 1935

141- The only thing we have to fear is fear itself – Franklin D. Roosevelt 1882 – 1945

142- I am reminded of four definitions: A Radical is a man with both feet firmly planted – in air. A Conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned to walk forward. A Reactionary is  a somnambulist walking backwards. A liberal a man who uses his legs and his hands at the behest – at the command – of his head – Franklin D. Roosevelt 1882 – 1945

143- We look forward to a world founded upon four essential human freedoms. The first is freedom of speech and expression – everywhere in the world. The second is freedom of every person to worship God in his own way – everywhere in the world. The third is freedom from want… The fourth is freedom from fear – Franklin D. Roosevelt 1882 – 1945

144- Kill a man, and you are an assassin. Kill millions of men, and you are a conqueror. Kill everyone, and you are a god – Jean Rostand 1894 – 1977

145- If you are not criticized, you may not be doing much – Donald Rumsfeld 1932

146- We haven’t got the money, so we’ve got to think! – Ernest Rutherford 1871 – 1937

147- Experience shows us that love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction – Antoine de Saint – Exupery 1900 – 44

148- When the rich wage war it’s the poor who die – Jean-Paul Sartre 1905 – 80

149- Business is like a car: it will not run by itself except downhill – American saying

150- (Death is) nature’s way of telling you to slow down – Life insurance proverb

151- If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it – Bert Lance 1931 –

152- If it moves, salute it; if it doesn’t move, pick it up; and if you can’t pick it up, paint it – P. Dickson

153- If you pay peanuts, you get monkeys.

154- Think globally, act locally.

155- When the going gets tough, the tough get going – Joseph P. Kennedy

156- I know two kinds of audience only – one coughing, and one not coughing – Artur Schnabel 1882 – 1951

157- The notes I handle no better than many pianists. But the pauses between the notes – ah, that is where the art resides! – Artur Schnabel 1882 – 1951

158- Comment is free, but facts are sacred – C. P. Scott 1846 – 1932

159- You cannot look away from something you don’t know. If you looked away, then you knew – Gitta Sereny 1923 –

160-  God owns heaven but He craves the earth – Anne Sexton 1928 – 74

161- Some people think football is a matter of life or death… I can assure them it is much more serious than that – Bill Shankly 1914 – 81

162- But a lifetime of happiness! No man could bear it: it would be hell on earth – George Bernard Shaw 1856 – 1950

163- He who can, does. He who cannot, teaches – George Bernard Shaw 1856 – 1950

164- Take care to get what you like or you will be forced to like what you get – George Bernard Shaw 1856 – 1950

165- Assassination is the extreme form of censorship – George Bernard Shaw 1856 – 1950

166-  To be like everyone else, isn’t that what we all want in the end? – Carol Shields 1935 – 2003

167- You only have power over people as long as you don’t take everything away from them. But when you’ve robbed a man of everything he’s no longer in your power – he’s free again – Alexander Solzhenitsyn 1918 –

168- How can you expect a man who’s warm to understand one who’s cold – Alexander Solzhenitsyn 1918 –

169- You won the elections, but I won the count – Anastasio Somoza 1925 – 80

170- You know more than you think you do – Benjamin Spock 1903 – 98

171- One death is a tragedy, a million deaths a statistic – Joseph Stalin 1879 – 1953

172- The great and almost only comfort about a woman is that one can always pretend to be more stupid than one is and no one is surprised – Freya Stark 1893 – 1993

173- All the world’s great have been little boys who wanted the moon – John Steinbeck 1902 – 68

174- It’s not the voting that’s democracy, it’s the counting – Tom Stoppard 1937 –

175- The bad end unhappily, the good unluckily. That is what tragedy means – Tom Stoppard 1937 –

176- Life is a gamble at terrible odds – if it was a bet, you wouldn’t take it – Tom Stoppard 1937 –

177- People who want to understand democracy should spend less time in the library with Aristotle and more time on the buses and in the subway – Simeon Strunsky 1879 – 1948

178- We tell the public which way the cat is jumping. The public will take care of the cat – Arthur Hays Sulzberger 1891 – 1968

179- A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong – Thomas Szasz 1920 –

180- The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget – Thomas Szasz 1920 –

181-  If you talk to god, you are praying; if God talks to you, you have schizophrenia. If the dead talk to you, you are a spiritualist, if God talks to you, you are a schizophrenic – Thomas Szasz 1920 –

182- Discovery consists of seeing what everybody has seen and thinking what nobody has thought – Albert von Szent – Gyorgyi 1893 – 1986

183-  We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But if that drop was not in the ocean, I think the ocean would be less because of that missing drop. I do not agree with the big way of doing things – Mother Teresa 1910 – 97

184- In politics if you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman – Margaret Thatcher 1925 –

185- There is no such thing as society. There are individual men and women, and there are families – Margaret Thatcher 1925 –

186- Home is when you come to when you have nothing better to do – Margaret Thatcher 1925 –

187- I can never remember whether it snowed for six days and six nights when I was twelve or whether it snowed for twelve days and twelve nights when I was six – Dylan Thomas 1914 – 53

188- I smoked my first cigarette and kissed my first woman on the same day. I have never had time for tobacco since – Arturo Toscanini 1867 – 1957

189- It is a recession when your neighbor loses his job; it’s a depression when you lose yours – Harry S. Truman 1884 – 1972

190- A critic is a man who knows the way but can’t drive the car – Kenneth Tynan 1927 – 80

191-  Laughter…the most civilized music in the world – Peter Ustinov 1921 –

192- At the age of four with paper hats and wooden swords we’re all Generals. Only some of us never grow out of it – Peter Ustinov 1921 –

193- Science means simply the aggregate of all the recipes that are always successful. The rest is literature – Paul Valery 1871 – 1945

194-  Human beings are perhaps never more frightening than when they are convinced beyond doubt that they are right – Laurens van der Post 1906 – 96

195- An artist is someone who produces things that people don’t need to have but that he – for some reason – thinks it would be a good idea to give them – Andy Warhol 1927 – 87

196- One need not write in a diary what one is to remember for ever. Sylvia Townsend Warner 1893 – 2978

197-   Clothes don’t make a man…but they go a long way toward making a businessman – Thomas Watson Snr. 1874 – 1956

198- You cannot be a success in any business without believing that it is the greatest business in the world… You have to put your heart in the business and the business in your heart – Thomas Watsno Snr. 1874 – 1956

199-  It’s not the men in my life that counts – it’s the life in my men. Mae West 1892 – 1980

200- Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before – Mae West 1892 – 1980

201- Is that a gun in your pocket, or are you just glad to see me? – Mae West 1892 – 1980

202- It’s not what I do, but the way I do it. It’s not what I say, but the way I say it – Mae West 1892 – 1980

203- Anybody seen in a bus over the age of thirty has been a failure in life – Loelia, Duchess of Westminster 1902 – 93

204- I’m not living with you. We occupy the same cage – (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof) Tennessee Williams 1911 – 83

205- Death is not an event of life – Ludgwig Wittgenstein 1889 – 1951

206- Most of the time we think we’re sick, it’s all in the mind – Thomas Wolfe 1900 – 38

207- Life is a rainbow which also includes black – Yevgeny Yevtushenko 1933 –

208- Nothing is illegal if one hundred well-placed business men decide to do it – Andrew Young 1932 –

209- One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular – Anthony Robbins –

210- Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive –  Howard Thurman –

211- When faced with a challenge, look for a way, not a way out – (Anonymous)

212 – To build a great wall, you must lay one brick as perfectly as a brick can be laid, then do it again and again and again – (Anonymous)

213- Two wrongs don’t make a right, but two rights make a left – (Anonymous)

214- Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough – (Anonymous)

215- Great minds disuuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people (Anonymous)

216- Life is short, smile while you still have teeth (Anonymous)

217- Don’t grow up, it is a trap (Anonymous)

218- Sorry, but I do not need any part time people in my life. You’re either with me or you are not. You can’t just come and go as you please (Anonymous)

219- There comes a time when you have to choose between turning the page and closing the book (Anonymous)

220- Stop trying to fit in when you are born top stand out (Anonymous)

221- Once you get to know me. I’m a very hard habit to break (Anonymous)

222- Due to budget cuts, the light at the end of the tunnel has been turned off (Anonymous)

223- “The fastest way to stop terrorism is to stop screwing around with other peoples’ countries” (Michael Rivere)

224- Died from not forwarding that text message to 10 people (Anonymous)

225- I am the designer of my own catastrophe (Anonymous)

226- Sometimes I pretend to be normal, but it gets boring. I go back to being me (Anonymous)

227- You cannot be lonely if you like the person you’re alone with…(Anonymous)

228- If you asked me for my New Year Resolution, it would be to find out who I am. (Cyril Cusack)

229- I want you to hit me as hard as you can (Tyler Durden, Fight Club)

230- If all the insects were to disappear from the earth, within 50 years all life on earth would end. If all human beings disappeared from the earth, within 50 years all forms of life would flourish – (Jonas Salk)

231- life is pretty simple when you are not pretty difficult. (Johnny El-Hage)

232- follow your passion and you’ll end up where you want to be…..follow something else and you’ll end up somewhere else…. (Johnny El-Hage)

233- It doesn’t matter where you go; just make sure to be there fully… (Johnny El-Hage)

234 – U know what do we call a guy with a moustach in our part of the world… Moustachrek….! (Johnny El-Hage)

235 – breath in …breath out….imagine…dream…create….write…read…read what you have written…reflect…smile….. (Johnny El-Hage)

236- and the book told me: enough reading for the day… now go… go away…. and stay… come back tomorrow….or any other day… (Johnny El-Hage)

237 – feel the fear and do it anyways – (Susan Jeffers)

238 – Work like you don’t need the money, love like you’ve never been hurt, and dance like no one is watching – (Satchel Paige)

239 – Even though you are not mine… it is a lot how much i think of you…
and i also think, if the time comes and you become mine…. then how much would i think of you…?!!! (Johnny El-Hage)

240 – I can be of help…. if you want some… (Johnny El-Hage)

241 – when u push…. you get pushed back…. calm down… let it be.. (Johnny El-Hage)

242 – I believe there should be a limit for a person to get drunk… can you please show me this limit when i am sober?… (Johnny El-Hage)

243 – If you wait a moment to be in the moment…it is not the same moment anymore…! (Johnny El-Hage)

244- be simple… be clear… dont overthink… just be… (Johnny El-Hage)

245 – the most spoken language on earth is not Mandarin, English, or Spanish…… it is chaos….. (Johnny El-Hage)

246 – will you come in a parachute as i am walking on the road, or will i bump into you at the ice-cream store while buying a cone of bouza mshakkal? (Johnny El-Hage)

247 – “Engaged” or “Incaged”…?…. (Johnny El-Hage)

248 – “Do not take life seriously. You will never get out of it alive.”  (Elbert Hubbard)

249 – There is too many of me inside me… and none is willing to take control… (Johnny El-Hage)

250 – What nurtures the hope inside of me still…is how convincing the potential of us could have been… (Johnny El-Hage)

251 – The only thing you cannot take away from me…. is my ability to think and reflect…(Johnny El-Hage)

252 – I am going to sleep now…and dream about you…. but you will never know what i will be dreaming of…. this is something personal…(Johnny El-Hage)

253 – wake up…. for the life life you created for yourself…. could be different than the life that you should be living … wake up… (Johnny El-Hage)

254 – I have a business in mind… but you have to mind your own business… (Johnny El-Hage)

255 – i am full of laziness today….someone empty me please… (Johnny El-Hage)

256 – I need you beside me….but first, i need to find you… but first, i need to know who am i looking for.. (Johnny El-Hage)

257 – the more u search for far answers. .. the more you miss the near ones… (Johnny El-Hage)

258 – silence is the mirror to the soul..(Johnny El-Hage)

259 – the outside is good…now work on the inside..(Johnny El-Hage)

260- i would tell her lets get married….and if it doesnt work out, all we have to do is get divorced…(Johnny El-Hage)

261 – Dont keep in mind what should be shared…. when u share, you give space to new thoughts to be incubated…. be simple, be humble, be generous…(Johnny El-Hage)

262 – Happiness is your true nature…(Raja yoga)

263 – what if… the person whom you think you are.. does not exist…(Johnny El-Hage)

264 – life moves forward in fast pace, one second at a time….and every second that passes, will not be back… so…dont overthink… be spontaneous…live.(Johnny El-Hage)

265 – make sure to be with the person that u love, today…cause tomorrow might not come…(Johnny El-Hage)

266 – one day…you will look back…and wish you could have done it otherwise..(Johnny El-Hage)

267 – No one can’t do what he wishes for, when he has a true will…(Johnny El-Hage)

268- How bad it is…when you tell her about her..but she has no idea?…(Johnny El-Hage)

269- The stuff one gets from the surface….is different than that from the core…(Johnny El-Hage)

270- You might be the one…as well as you might be the one killing me…(Johnny El-Hage)

271 – at the end, we all are beams of light…(Johnny El-Hage)

272- there is a dialogue between my body and my soul, trying to understand each other…(Johnny El-Hage)

273- ‘What’s the point?’… make sure to always have an answer to this…let it be your guide.(Johnny El-Hage)

274- It is that thought at the middle of the night…which will drive your actions tomorrow morning..(Johnny El-Hage)

275- at the end… you know better about what you want… for me it is clear…(Johnny El-Hage)

276- When you are in a close relationship…. how do you open it?…(Johnny El-Hage)

277- Hey….as you live….do not forget to play…(Johnny El-Hage)

278 – remember that your behavior shows who you are….behave as you want to be seen…(Johnny El-Hage)

279- War and peace start in the mind…(Johnny El-Hage)

280- I am going to leave you now… and dive into my thoughts…a place that I alone have access to…(Johnny El-Hage)

281- You can stay…if you stay calm…(Johnny El-Hage)

282- take me for granted…and I’ll take you for an idiot…(Johnny El-Hage)

283- is ego your middle name, or your family name?(Johnny El-Hage)

293- what really matters can be counted on one hand…(Johnny El-Hage)

294- What makes you thinkthat you are better than others is only in your head…(Johnny El-Hage)

295- put the I aside..(Johnny El-Hage)

296- dont take life that serious…when it is meant to be a game…play…(Johnny El-Hage)

297- it is that day when u have lots to be done…and u know that u will do it all..(Johnny El-Hage)



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  1. Mireillee Hammal said, on April 27, 2010 at 7:17 pm

    I like… !!

    • johnnyhage said, on April 28, 2010 at 5:58 pm

      shoukran……i like that you like!!!!……ihtirametna….

  2. Azar Julien said, on April 30, 2010 at 6:36 pm

    i like(Y)
    i’m borrowing some of them.. very interesting!

  3. mawadda said, on October 16, 2010 at 7:41 pm

    same as the previous posts……………..7taramnekoun…

  4. osama said, on October 24, 2010 at 1:12 pm


  5. jaraji said, on December 15, 2012 at 3:41 pm

    Ihterameteee 3a hal quotes

  6. louher03 said, on September 18, 2013 at 12:30 am

    Weren’t a lot of these in “The Joy of Lex” by Giles Brandreth? They look familiar…

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