Quotes on Ifs And

Even when times were good, I realized that my earning power as a golf professional depended on too many ifs and putts. Gene Sarazen

If you want a friend, you don't buy a friend, Eric, you earn a friend through love and trust and respect. Richard Pryor

If we want to reap the harvest of peace and justice in the future, we will have to sow seeds of nonviolence, here and now, in the present. Mairead Corrigan

If you really want to create peace on the earth, create peace in your heart, in your being. That is the right place to begin with... and then spread and radiate peace and love. Rajneesh

When you're a winner you're always happy, but if you're happy as a loser you'll always be a loser. Mark Fidrych

If those who owe us nothing gave us nothing, how poor we would be. Antonio Porchia

Hatred which is completely vanquished by love passes into love: and love is thereupon greater than if hatred had not preceded it... Baruch Spinoza

If we are to live together in peace, we must come to know each other better. Lyndon B Johnson

If you shoot for the stars and hit the moon, it's OK. But you've got to shoot for something. A lot of people don't even shoot. Confucius

If the body be feeble, the mind will not be strong. Thomas Jefferson

...if we are open and we prepare for promoting dialogue and love, and a better understanding of each other, and tolerance and so forth, that's what the world will become, a more tolerant, loving place. Russell Simmons

Love is supposed to bring you peace and happiness. If you are not feeling this in a relationship, you are living an illusion. Leon Brown

If you would civilize a man, begin with his grandmother. Victor Hugo

If you want a wise answer, ask a reasonable question. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

You must have dreams and goals if you are ever going to achieve anything in this world. Lou Holtz

If my heart could do my thinking, would my brain begin to feel? Van Morrison

Expectation makes a blessing dear. Heaven were not heaven if we knew what it was. John Suckling

We pick out a text here and there to make it serve our turn; whereas , if we take it all together, and considered what went before and what followed after, we should find it meant no such thing. John Selden

In traveling, a man must carry knowledge with him, if he would bring home knowledge. Samuel Johnson

If a tree dies, plant another in its place. Carl Linnaeus

A life lived with integrity - even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come. Denis Waitley

What a wonderful contribution our grandmothers and grandfathers can make if they will share some of the rich experiences and their testimonies with their children and grandchildren. Vaughn J Featherstone

If you want peace, work for justice. Pope Paul Vi

"If you don't make mistakes, you aren't really trying." Coleman Hawkins

Never forget that life can only be nobly inspired and rightly lived if you take it bravely and gallantly, as a splendid adventure in which you are setting out into an unknown country, to face many a danger, to meet many a joy, to find many a comrade, to win and lose many a battle. Annie Besant

I would love to go back and travel the road not taken, if I knew at the end of it I'd find the same set of grandkids. Robert Breault

Today we all speak, if not the same tongue, the same universal language. There is no one center, and time has lost its former coherence: East and West, yesterday and tomorrow exist as a confused jumble in each one of us. Different times and different spaces are combined in a here and now that is everywhere at once. Octavio Paz

Being a parent is tough. If you just want a wonderful little creature to love, you can get a puppy Barbara Walters

If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics; for in demonstrations, if his wit be called away never so little, he must begin again. Francis Bacon

If we did a good act merely from love of God and a belief that it is pleasing to Him, whence arises the morality of the Atheist? ...Their virtue, then, must have had some other foundation than the love of God. Thomas Jefferson

If it sounds good and feels good, then it IS good! Duke Ellington

It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing. Duke Ellington

I must respect the opinions of others even if I disagree with them. Herbert H. Lehman

If tolerance, respect and equity permeate family life, they will translate into values that shape societies, nations and the world. Kofi Annan

When people thought the earth was flat, they were wrong. When people thought the earth was spherical, they were wrong. But if you think that thinking the earth is spherical is just as wrong as thinking the earth is flat, then your view is wronger than both of them put together. Isaac Asimov

Man could not live if he were entirely impervious to sadness. Many sorrows can be endured only by being embraced, and the pleasure taken in them naturally has a somewhat melancholy character. Emile Durkheim

Happiness is not a destination. It is a mood, it is not permanent. It comes and goes and if people thought that way then maybe people would find happiness more often. Mark Schwahn

If you focus on results, you will never change. If you focus on change, you will get results. Jack Dixon

Marriage, like a submarine, is only safe if you get all the way inside. Frank Pittman

Any genuine teaching will result, if successful, in someone's knowing how to bring about a better condition of things than existed earlier. John Dewey

If high heels were so wonderful, men would still be wearing them. Sue Grafton

If someone tells you, "You can't" they really mean, "I can't." Sean Stephenson

It doesn't require expropriation or confiscation of private property or business to impose socialism on a people. What does it mean whether you hold the deed or the title to your business or property if the government holds the power of life and death over that business or property? Ronald Reagan

Wise people are foolish if they cannot adapt to foolish people. Michel De Montaigne

Rock and roll doesn't allow you to grow up - especially if you're not trying very hard to. Scott Weiland

If you want to do your best for future generations of humanity, for your friends and family, you must begin by taking good care of yourself. Tarthang Tulku

I have learned there is a gift wrapped inside of every adversity and, if you have faith and hope, you can lose everything and still survive. Sandi Bachom

If writing seems hard, it's because it is hard. It's one of the hardest things people do. William Zinsser

If I had a prayer, it would be this: "God, spare me from the desire for love, approval, or appreciation. Amen." Byron Katie

Pro and con are opposites, that fact is clearly seen. If progress means to move forward, then what does congress mean? Nipsey Russell

If you give yourself totally to the nonviolence struggle for peace and justice you also find that people give you their hearts and you will never go hungry and never be alone. Cesar Chavez

If penicillin can cure those that are ill, Spanish sherry can bring the dead back to life. Alexander Fleming

A candidate could easily commit political suicide if he were to come up with an unconventional thought during a presidential tour. E B White

Bring the past only if you are going to build from it. Domenico Cieri

If ethics are poor at the top, that behavior is copied down through the organization. Robert Noyce

There is always something left to love. And if you haven't learned that, you ain't learned nothing. Lorraine Hansberry

Even if you think the Big Bang created the stars, don't you wonder who sent the flowers? Robert Breault

If flowers want to grow right out of concrete sidewalk cracks I'm going to bend down and smell them. David Ignatow

Frequently people think compassion and love are merely sentimental. No! They are very demanding. If you are going to be compassionate, be prepared for action. Desmond Tutu

If the creator has a purpose in equipping us with a neck, he surely would have meant for us to stick it out. Arthur Koestler

I've been up and down so many times that I feel as if I'm in a revolving door. Cher

If I ever lose my mind I hope some honest person will find it and take it to Lost and Found. George Carlin

Imagine there's no heaven... it's easy if you try. John Lennon

One should not go into churches if one wants to breathe pure air. Friedrich Nietzsche

If I have a monument in this world, it is my son. Maya Angelou

If you have inner peace, nobody can force you to be a slave to the outer reality. Sri Chinmoy

If you can't annoy somebody, there is little point in writing. Kingsley Amis

If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship we must love friends for their sake rather than for our own. Charlotte Bronte

Be drunk with Love, for Love is all that exists. Where is intimacy found if not in the give and take of Love. Rumi

If your children spend most of their time in other people's houses, you're lucky; if they all congregate at your house, you're blessed. Mignon Mclaughlin

There is no reaching the Self. If Self were to be reached, it would mean that the Self is not here and now but that it is yet to be obtained. What is got afresh will also be lost. So it will be impermanent. What is not permanent is not worth striving for. So I say the Self is not reached. You are the Self; you are already That. Ramana Maharshi

Farming, if you do one thing late, you will be late in all your work. Cato the Elder

First examine what is constantly there in your mind, what is being repeated again and again. You don't have many thoughts. If you examine minutely you will see that you have only a few thoughts repeated again and again - maybe in new forms, new colors, new garments, new masks, but you have only a very few thoughts. Rajneesh

If I see a door comin' my way, I'm knockin' it down. And if I can't knock down the door, I'm sliding through the window. Rosie Perez

[I]f vice and corruption prevail, liberty cannot subsist; but if virtue have the advantage, arbitrary power cannot be established. Algernon Sidney

There is no limit to the ingenuity of man if it is properly and vigorously applied under conditions of peace and justice. Winston Churchill

If you're still doing what mommy and daddy said for you to do (go to school, get a job, and save money), you're losing. Robert Kiyosaki

If you want to be rich, simply serve more people. Robert Kiyosaki

Love and kindness are the very basis of society. If we lose these feelings, society will face tremendous difficulties; the survival of humanity will be endangered. Dalai Lama

If man thinks about his physical or moral state he usually discovers that he is ill. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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