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Quote Left Above all things, be not made an ass to carry the burdens of other men if any friend desire thee to be his surety, give him a part of what thou has to spare if he presses thee further, he is not thy friend at all. Quote Right
Quote Left Give us grace and strength to forbear and to persevere. Give us courage and gaiety and the quiet mind, spare to us our friends, soften to us our enemies. Quote Right
Quote Left An Eastern poet, Ali Ben Abu Taleb, writes with sad truth, He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, And he who has one enemy shall meet him everywhere Quote Right
Quote Left We are a long way from the Ottoman Empire, my friend, and I have not the troops to spare. Quote Right
Quote Left The great men among the ancients understood very well how to reconcile manual labour with affairs of state, and thought it no lessening to their dignity to make the one the recreation to the other. That indeed which seems most generally to have employed and diverted their spare hours, was agriculture. Gideon among the Jews was taken from threshing, as well as Cincinnatus amongst the Romans from the plough, to command the armies of their countries...and, as I remember, Cyrus thought gardening so little beneath the dignity and grandeur of a throne, that he showed Xenophon a large field of fruit trees all of his own planting . . . Delving, planting, inoculating, or any the like profitable employments would be no less a diversion than any of the idle sports in fashion, if men could be brought to delight in them. Quote Right
Quote Left And I will dash them one against each other, the fathers and the sons, says the Lord. I will not pity or spare or have compassion, that I should not destroy them. Quote Right
Quote Left Never permit a dichotomy to rule your life, a dichotomy in which you hate what you do so you can have pleasure in your spare time. Look for a situation in which your work will give you as much happiness as your spare time. Quote Right
Quote Left So little time we live in Time, And we learn all so painfully, That we may spare this hour's term To practice for Eternity. Quote Right
Quote Left A beggar had been sitting by the side of the road for over thirty years. One day a stranger walked by. Spare some change? mumbled the beggar, mechanically holding out his baseball cap. I have nothing to give you, said the stranger. Then he added, What's that you are sitting on? Nothing, replied the beggar, Just an old box. I have been sitting on it for as long as I can remember. Ever look inside? asked the stranger. What's the point? There's nothing in there. Have a look inside, insisted the stranger. The beggar managed to pry open the lid. With astonishment, disbelief, and elation, he saw the box was filled with gold. Quote Right
Quote Left Wise is the person at either end. Who can in due measure spare as well as spend. Quote Right
Quote Left We are compelled by the commandment of love contained in our hearts and thought, and proclaimed by Jesus, to give rein to our natural sympathy for animals. We are also compelled to help them and spare them suffering. Quote Right
Quote Left Ladies with curly hair have time to spare Quote Right
Quote Left It is not advisable, James, to venture unsolicited opinions. You should spare yourself the embarrassing discovery of their exact value to your listener. Quote Right
Quote Left Oh lovely snowball, packed with care, Smack a head that's unaware! Then with freezing ice to spare, Melt and soak through underwear! Fly straight and true, hit hard and square! This, oh snowball, is my prayer. Quote Right
Quote Left Think occasionally of the suffering of which you spare yourself the sight. Quote Right
Quote Left He types his labored column -- weary drudge! Senile fudge and solemn: spare, editor, to condemn these dry leaves of his autumn. Quote Right
Quote Left He who has injured thee was stronger or weaker than thee. If weaker, spare him; if stronger, spare thyself. Quote Right
Quote Left Some of you may have been hoping that today I would speak about Lucien Bouchard's latest economic theories. But I have decided to spare him for the time being: after all, he is a man. Quote Right
Quote Left Quarrel not at all. No man resolved to make the most of himself can spare time for personal contention. Still less can he afford to take all the consequences, including the vitiating of his temper and loss of self control. Yield larger things to which you can show no more than equal right; and yield lesser ones, though clearly your own. Better give your path to a dog than be bitten by him in contesting for the right. Even killing the dog would not cure the bite. Quote Right
Quote Left Spare no expense to make everything as economical as possible. Quote Right
Quote Left My friend devotes himself to his life, whenever he can find the spare time. His motto is: 'Don't just sit there: live!' So he's too busy to st... Quote Right
Quote Left We don't receive wisdom we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take us or spare us. Quote Right
Quote Left Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time. Quote Right
Quote Left There's time enough, but none to spare. Quote Right
Quote Left I do not believe one can settle how much we ought to give. I am afraid the only safe rule is to give more than we can spare Quote Right
Quote Left Of course, it is possible for any citizen with time to spare, and a canny eye, to work out what is actually going on, but for the many there is not time, and the network news is the only news even though it may not be news at all but only a series of flashing fictions... Quote Right
Quote Left And he said, A certain man had two sons:And the younger of them said to his father, Father, give me the portion of goods that falleth to me. And he divided unto them his living. And not many days after the younger son gathered all together, and took his journey into a far country, and there wasted his substance with riotous living. And when he had spent all, there arose a mighty famine in that land; and he began to be in want. And he went and joined himself to a citizen of that country; and he sent him into his fields to feed swine. And he would fain have filled his belly with the husks that the swine did eat: and no man gave unto him. And when he came to himself, he said, How many hired servants of my fathers have bread enough and to spare, and I perish with hunger!I will arise and go to my father, and will say unto him, Father, I have sinned against heaven, and before thee,And am no more worthy to be called thy son: make me as one of thy hired servants. And he arose, and came to his father. But when he was yet a great way off, his father saw him, and had compassion, and ran, and fell on his neck, and kissed him. And the son said unto him, Father, I have sinned against heaven, and in thy sight, and am no more worthy to be called thy son. But the father said to his servants, Bring forth the best robe, and put it on him; and put a ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet:And bring hither the fatted calf, and kill it; and let us eat, and be merry:For this my son was dead, and is alive again; he was lost, and is found. And they began to be merry. Now his elder son was in the field: and as he came and drew nigh to the house, he heard musick and dancing. And he called one of the servants, and asked what these things meant. And he said unto him, Thy brother is come; and thy father hath killed the fatted calf, because he hath received him safe and sound. And he was angry, and would not go in: therefore came his father out, and intreated him. And he answering said to his fat Quote Right
Quote Left Quarrel not at all. No man resolved to make the most of himself can spare time for personal contention. Quote Right
Quote Left Spare no expense to save money on this one. Quote Right
Quote Left In the same way that we need statesmen to spare us the abjection of exercising power, we need scholars to spare us the abjection of learning. Quote Right
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Quote Left Foi Ontem, que na vida ou nos negócios toda a gente queria palácios e castelos; sonhar nas rochas, imaginar a rota nos mares, inspirar marinheiros navegar nas solidões. Hoje; nada é mais desejado do que a vida plena, autêntica e transparente. Hoje nada é obrigado nem proibido. Ah, esqueci, fica proibido: amar sem amor, deixar de sonhar, de imaginar; de inspirar de enriquecer vidas de fazer mais e mais. Quote Right
Quote Left Never forget to spare yourself a little love. Quote Right
Quote Left Law and justice in a democracy should be very strict, transparent and upright for one and all. otherwise democracy becomes a book of rights and crimes in disguise. It becomes a lethal tool. Quote Right
Quote Left Love can be as transparent as water! Quote Right
Quote Left Value most the people who spare their basic needs to get you luxuries Quote Right
Quote Left Live your life to the wheels fall off and when that wheel fall off use your spare wheel and live your life to that one falls off. So basically enjoy your life to the fullest because we only get one. Quote Right
Quote Left so called marriage a hypocrisy but glorified one love is misunderstood questioned people don't love still together for arrangements such are cowards,spare the Hypocrisy,refuse to be the part of this ugly fantasy, surely there is real marriage in heaven somewhere based on faith and love like devotion Quote Right
Quote Left The quality of a conqueror is to be judged as much by what he spears as by what he spares Quote Right
Quote Left Your heart becomes transparent once you open your mouth. Better choose some wise words then. Quote Right