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Quotes to Uplift your Life

Starting with F

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Quotes and Quotations by Topic

Failure

The tragedy of life is not that man loses but that he almost wins.

— Broun, Heywood

There are five things which no one is able to accomplish in this world: first, to cease growing old when he is growing old; second, to cease being sick; third, to cease dying; fourth, to deny dissolution when there is dissolution; fifth, to deny non-being.

— Buddha

Fame

Fame – a few words upon a tombstone, and the truth of those not to be depended on.

— Bovee, Christian Nestell

The world, indeed, is like a dream and the treasures of the world are an alluring mirage! Like the apparent distances in a picture, things have no reality in themselves, but they are like heat haze.

— Buddha

O Fame! if I e’er took delight in thy praises, ‘Twas less for the sake of thy high-sounding phrases, Than to see the bright eyes of the dear one discover The thought that I was not unworthy to love her.

— Byron, Lord

Celebrity is the chastisement of merit and the punishment of talent.

— Chamfort, Sebastian

Family

A happy family is but an earlier heaven.

— Bowring, John

Fate

There is no fate that cannot be surmounted by scorn.

— Camus, Albert

Fear

Good men have the fewest fears. He has but one great fear who fears to do wrong; he has a thousand who has overcome it.

— Bovee, Christian Nestell

Freedom

This is not a contest between persons. The humblest citizen in all the land, when clad in the armor of a righteous cause, is stronger than all the hosts of error. I come to you in defense of a cause as holy as the cause of liberty – the cause of humanity.

— Bryan, William Jennings

Among a people generally corrupt liberty cannot long exist.

— Burke, Edmund

Fun

Fun I love, but too much fun is of all things the most loathsome. Mirth is better than fun, and happiness is better than mirth.

— Carlyle, Thomas

Future

Tomorrow is a satire on today, And shows its weakness.

— Young, Edward