Quotes, sayings & poems

Birthday Poems

A person is never happy till

A person is never happy till their vague strivings has itself marked out its proper limitations.

- Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

The highest happiness of man is

The highest happiness of man is to have probed what is knowable and quietly to revere what is unknowable.

- Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

To fill the hour -- that is happiness.

To fill the hour -- that is happiness.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is the chiefest point of happiness

It is the chiefest point of happiness that a man is willing to be what he is.

- Desiderius Erasmus

Do it now. Then it's done.

Do it now. Then it's done.

- Unknown Source

Such is the human race

Such is the human race. Often it does seem such a pity that Noah and his party did not miss the boat.

- Mark Twain

The greatest step is out the door.

The greatest step is out the door.

- unknown

Between saying and doing

Between saying and doing, many a pair of shoes is worn out.

- Italian proverb

If you want a thing done

If you want a thing done, go. If not, send. The shortest answer is doing.

- English proverb

Talk doesn't cook rice.

Talk doesn't cook rice.

- Chinese proverb

It's great to be great

It's great to be great, but it's greater to be human.

- Will Rogers

Man is stark mad

Man is stark mad; he cannot make a flea, and yet he will be making gods by the dozens.

- Michel Eyquem de Montaigne