Perspective Quotes - Page 2

There are truths on this side of the Pyranees, which are falsehoods on the other.
– Blaise Pascal

We could never learn to be brave and patient if there were only joy in the world.
– Helen Keller

We are all inclined to judge ourselves by our ideals; others, by their acts.
– Harold Nicolson

We are all something, but none of us are everything.
– Blaise Pascal

Have no fear of perfection, you’ll never reach it.
– Salvador Dali

The years teach much which the days never know.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

You’ve got to take the bitter with the sour.
– Samuel Goldwyn

No garden is without its weeds.
– Thomas Fuller

The excess of virtue is a vice.
– Aristotle

The moment one gives close attention to any thing, even a blade of grass it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself.
– Henry Miller

When you look at yourself from a universal standpoint,something inside always reminds or informs you that there are bigger and better things to worry about.
– Albert Einstein

We cling to our own point of view, as though everything depended on it. Yet our opinions have no permanence; like autumn and winter, they gradually pass away.
– Chuang Tzu

The radical of one century is the conservative of the next. The radical invents the views. When he has worn them out the conservative adopts them.
– Mark Twain

To nourish children and raise them against odds is in any time, any place, more valuable than to fix bolts in cars or design nuclear weapons.
– Marilyn French

I never saw an ugly thing in my life: for let the form of an object be what it may, light, shade, and perspective will always make it beautiful.
– John Constable

Perspective Use it or Lose It. If you turned to this page, you’re forgetting that what is going on around you is not reality. Think about that.
– Richard Bach

If you nurture your mind, body, and spirit, your time will expand. You will gain a new perspective that will allow you to accomplish much more.
– Brian Koslow

In 1929 the wise, far-seeing electors of my native Hereford sent me to Westminster and, two years later, the lousy bastards kicked me out.
– Frank Owen

The trick is in what one emphasizes. We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves happy. The amount of work is the same.
– Carlos Castaneda

In order to keep a true perspective of one’s importance, everyone should have a dog that will worship him and a cat that will ignore him.
– Dereke Bruce