Home The Mine of Useless Information - everything you never needed to know!

Ten Random Quotes

"Exaggerated sensitiveness is an expression of the feeling of inferiority."
Alfred Adler

"Be of service. Whether you make yourself available to a friend or co-worker, or you make time every month to do volunteer work, there is nothing that harvests more of a feeling of empowerment than being of service to someone in need."
Gillian Anderson

"In one sense what may pass between the pope and myself may be trivialities. In another sense the fact of talking trivialities is itself a portent of great significance. But the pleasantries which we exchange may, as one church leader said, be pleasantries about profundities."
Geoffrey Fisher

"All pitchers are born pitchers."
Joe DiMaggio

"Nowadays, manners are easy and life is hard."
Benjamin Disraeli

"I was 6'4" when I started this [Social Security reform]. I'm 5'7"."
Lindsey Graham

"Real vision demands that we make tough choices. Real vision is responsible and it is paid for."
Michael F. Easley

"One of the greatest resources people cannot mobilize themselves is that they try to accomplish great things. Most worthwhile achievements are the result of many little things done in a single direction."
Nido Qubein

"And there is no trade or employment but the young man following it may become a hero."
Walt Whitman

"Fashion is as profound and critical a part of the social life of man as sex, and is made up of the same ambivalent mixture of irresistible urges and inevitable taboos."
Rene Konig

More random quotes, or select from the menu on the left to browse.

© 2006 The Mine of Useless Information