Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well.Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of
Thesecretariesherehaveanadvantage Inever had.They can prove to themselves their commercial worth.
The one self-knowledge worth having is to know one’s own mind.f. h. bradley
No sooner said than done — so acts your man of worth.ennius
Whatever we are directed to pray for, we are also exhorted to work for; we are not permitted to mock Jehovah, asking that of Him which we deem not worth our pains to acquire.elias lyman magoo
"No boy is worth your teenage years!." "For me to be in love with someone means that I have to accept who I am, and not allow another person to define me. And if someone loves me in spite of all that, then that's a start."hayley williams
To penetrate into the essence of all being and significance and to release the fragrance of that inner attainment for the guidance and benefit of others, by expressing, in the world of forms, truth, love, purity and beauty this is the sole game which has intrinsic and absolute worth. All other happenings, incidents and attainments in themselves can have no lasting importance.meher baba
I hold a mouses wit not worth a leke, That hath but on hole for to sterten to.Geoffrey Chaucer
The chief end of a man is to frame general ideas and... no general idea is worth a damn.Holmes, Jr., Oliver Wendell
Every mental pursuit takes its reality and worth from the ardour of the pursuer.john keats
I find myself in situations that I know would be unbelievable pictures and I have to gauge, Is this worth taking the camera out? Am I gonna lose the moment? Am I gonna get a dirty look from Sting?john mayer
I stand ready to negotiate, but I want no part of laws: I acknowledge none; I protest against every order with which some authority may feel pleased on the basis of some alleged necessity to over-rule my free will. Laws: We know what they are, and what they are worth! They are spider webs for the rich and mighty, steel chains for the poor and weak, fishing nets in the hands of government .Pierre-Joseph Proudhon
An inch of foreknowledge is worth ten miles of after-thought.jack vance
If you think too much about being re-elected, it is very difficult to be worth re-electing.
No, when the fight begins within himself, A man's worth something.Robert Browning
Perseverance is the master impulse of the firmest souls, the discipline of the noblest virtues, and the guaranty of acquisitions the most invigorating in their use and inestimable in their worth.
Scientists whose work has no clear, practical implications would want to make their decisions considering such things as: the relative worth of (1) more observations, (2) greater scope of his conceptual model, (3) simplicity, (4) precision of language, (5) accuracy of the probability assignment.
Any opinion writer worth his salt would have rejected the quaint notion that certain eternally aggrieved identity groups have exclusive linguistic rights to words in the English language.
We live in a culture in which intelligence is denied relevance altogether, in a search for radical innocence, or is defended as an instrument of authority and repression. In my view, the only intelligence worth defending is critical, dialectical, skeptical, desimplifying.
They best can judge a poet's worth, Who oft themselves have known The pangs of a poetic birth By labours of their own.william cowper
We are all human, aren’t we? Every human life is worth the same, and worth saving.J. K. Rowling
One blast upon his bugle horn Were worth a thousand men.walter scott