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Khalil Gibran Quotes

A friend who is far away is sometimes much nearer than one who is at hand. Is not the mountain far more awe-inspiring and more clearly visible to one passing through the valley than to those who inhabit the mountain? A little knowledge …

Ken Bradshaw Quotes

All the opportunities I missed because I’m so obsessively addicted to surfing. Don’t be me. I don’t have what most human beings want. I can’t be at war with Mark Foo. If I wanted to go to war with somebody, they would cease …

Kelly Slater Quotes

Big waves are a whole different ball game. You’re riding a wave with an immense amount of speed and power, generally over 10 meters. On the face of the wave, obviously life and death thoughts start to happen. Everyone is so focused on …

Keith Richards Quotes

And it was a very, very fruitful and great relationship between the Stones and The Beatles. It was very, very friendly. Another thing to do with the blues is how they were recorded. They were done on the quick, and some of that …

Katharine Hepburn Quotes

Acting is a nice childish profession – pretending you’re someone else and, at the same time, selling yourself. Acting is the most minor of gifts. After all, Shirley Temple could do it when she was four. Acting is the perfect idiot’s profession. As …

Kate Middleton Quotes

A huge amount still needs to be done. At the moment hundreds of children are still malnourished. Actually William wasn’t there for quite a bit of the time initially, he wasn’t there for Freshers Week, so it did take a bit of time …

Karl Pilkington Quotes

A dog has got human eyes. A slug is always on its own. It’s a lonely insect. And we’ve got a toaster and everything. So there is no reason for the wedding. Any problem solved is a new problem made. But I’m not …

Karl Marx Quotes

A commodity appears at first sight an extremely obvious, trivial thing. But its analysis brings out that it is a very strange thing, abounding in metaphysical subtleties and theological niceties. A specter is haunting Europe – the specter of communism. Anyone who knows …

Justin Bieber Quotes

A girl has to have a beautiful smile, beautiful eyes and she should have a good sense of humor. She should be honest, loving and trustworthy. A lot of people who are religious, I think they get lost. They go to church just …

Julius Caesar Quotes

All bad precedents begin as justifiable measures. As a rule, men worry more about what they can’t see than about what they can. Caesar’s wife must be above suspicion. Cowards die many times before their actual deaths. Experience is the teacher of all …