Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Pearl S. Buck Quotes and Sayings

I hope you find great value in these Quotes by Pearl S. Buck from my large collection of motivational and inspirational quotes and sayings.

What seems new is only new to us.
- Pearl S. Buck

Related topics: Wisdom Perspective

Hunger makes a thief of any man.
- Pearl S. Buck

Perhaps one has to be very old before one learns
to be amused rather than shocked.
- Pearl S. Buck

Love alone could waken love.
- Pearl S. Buck

 

Love dies only when growth stops.
- Pearl S. Buck

To find joy in work is to discover the fountain of youth.
- Pearl S. Buck

When men destroy their old gods,
they will find new ones to take their place.
- Pearl S. Buck

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


Nothing in life is as good as the marriage of true
minds between man and woman.
As good? It is life itself.
- Pearl S. Buck

Men would rather be starving and free than fed in bonds.
- Pearl S. Buck

You cannot make yourself feel something you do not feel,
but you can make yourself do right in spite of your feelings.
- Pearl S. Buck

A dog barks when his master is attacked.
I would be a coward if I saw that God's truth is attacked
and yet would remain silent.
- Pearl S. Buck

Growth itself contains the germ of happiness.
- Pearl S. Buck

What is a neglected child? He is a child not planned for,
not wanted.
Neglect begins, therefore, before he is born.
- Pearl S. Buck

Order is the shape upon which beauty depends.
- Pearl S. Buck

Some are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers,
but it is love just the same, and most mothers kiss and scold together.
- Pearl S. Buck

If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday.
- Pearl S. Buck

You can judge your age by the amount of pain you feel
when you come in contact with a new idea.
- Pearl S. Buck

Men and women should own the world as a mutual possession.
- Pearl S. Buck

Inside myself is a place where I live all alone and
that is where I renew my springs that never dry up.
- Pearl S. Buck

A man is educated and turned out to work.
But a woman is educated and turned out to grass.
- Pearl S. Buck

Race prejudice is not only a shadow over the colored
it is a shadow over all of us,
and the shadow is darkest over those who feel it least
and allow its evil effects to go on.
- Pearl S. Buck

The truth is always exciting.
Speak it, then.
Life is dull without it.
- Pearl S. Buck

Let woman out of the home, let man into it,
should be the aim of education.
The home needs man, and the world outside needs woman.
- Pearl S. Buck

I feel no need for any other faith
than my faith in the kindness of human beings.
I am so absorbed in the wonder of earth and the life upon it
that I cannot think of heaven and angels.
- Pearl S. Buck

One faces the future with one's past.
- Pearl S. Buck

The young do not know enough to be prudent,
and therefore they attempt the impossible -
and achieve it,
generation after generation.
- Pearl S. Buck

Nothing and no one can destroy the Chinese people.
They are relentless survivors.
- Pearl S. Buck

I am mentally bifocal.
- Pearl S. Buck

In a mood of faith and hope my work goes on.
A ream of fresh paper lies on my desk waiting for the next book.
I am a writer and I take up my pen to write.
- Pearl S. Buck

The secret of joy in work is contained in one word -
excellence.
To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.
- Pearl S. Buck

None who have always been free can understand the terrible
fascinating power of the hope of freedom to those who are not free.
- Pearl S. Buck

To serve is beautiful, but only if it is done with
joy and a whole heart and a free mind.
- Pearl S. Buck

I don't wait for moods.
You accomplish nothing if you do that.
Your mind must know it has got to get down to work.
- Pearl S. Buck

If our American way of life fails the child,
it fails us all.
- Pearl S. Buck

We should so provide for old age that it may have no
urgent wants of this world to absorb it from meditation on the next.
It is awful to see the lean hands of dotage making a coffer of the grave.
- Pearl S. Buck

All things are possible until they are proved impossible -
and even the impossible may only be so,
as of now.
- Pearl S. Buck

It may be that religion is dead, and if it is,
we had better know it and set ourselves to try to discover
other sources of moral strength before it is too late.
- Pearl S. Buck

When good people in any country cease their vigilance and struggle,
then evil men prevail.
- Pearl S. Buck

A good marriage is one which allows for change and
growth in the individuals and in the way they express their love.
- Pearl S. Buck

The basic discovery about any people is the discovery
of the relationship between men and women.
- Pearl S. Buck

To eat bread without hope is still slowly to starve to death.
- Pearl S. Buck

Chinese are wise in comprehending without many words
what is inevitable and inescapable and therefore only to be borne.
- Pearl S. Buck

Praise out of season, or tactlessly bestowed,
can freeze the heart as much as blame.
- Pearl S. Buck

Like Confucius of old, I am so absorbed in the wonder
of the earth and the life upon it,
that I cannot think of heaven and the angels.
- Pearl S. Buck

Self-expression must pass into communication for its fulfillment.
- Pearl S. Buck

We send missionaries to China so the Chinese can get to heaven,
but we won't let them into our country.
- Pearl S. Buck

Every great mistake has a halfway moment,
a split second when it can be recalled and perhaps remedied.
- Pearl S. Buck

Life without idealism is empty indeed.
We just hope or starve to death.
- Pearl S. Buck

Our society must make it right and possible for old
people not to fear the young or be deserted by them,
for the test of a civilization is the way that it cares
for its helpless members.
- Pearl S. Buck

The bitterest creature under heaven is the wife who
discovers that her husband's bravery is only bravado,
that his strength is only a uniform,
that his power is but a gun in the hands of a fool.
- Pearl S. Buck

The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being.
His heart withers if it does not answer another heart.
His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of
his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.
- Pearl S. Buck

It always seems impossible until its done.
- Nelson Mandela

Success seems to be largely a matter
of hanging on after others have let go.
- William Feather

As long as a man stands in his own way,
everything seems to be in his way.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks,
that we concentrate only
on what is most significant and important.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Success seems to be connected with action.
Successful people keep moving.
They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
- Conrad Hilton

We must, however, acknowledge, as it seems to me,
that man with all his noble qualities...
still bears in his bodily frame
the indelible stamp of his lowly origin.
- Charles Darwin

Is the babe young? When I behold it,
it seems more venerable than the oldest man.
- Henry David Thoreau

Expressing gratitude seems like a cosmic invitation
for all kinds of thankfulness and appreciation to pour in.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Opportunities to find deeper powers within ourselves
come when life seems most challenging.
- Joseph Campbell

The obscure we see eventually.
The completely obvious,
it seems, takes longer.
- Edward R. Murrow

You CAN do what you are committed to do -
regardless of how difficult it seems.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit.
Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever,
even if your whole world seems upset.
- Saint Francis de Sales

Ah, not everything is as seems...
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

Achievement seems to be connected with action.
Successful men and women keep moving.
They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
- Conrad Hilton

Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever,
even if your whole world seems upset.
- Saint Francis de Sales

Just because an animal is large, it doesn't mean he doesn't want kindness;
however big Tigger seems to be, remember that he wants as much kindness as Roo.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

When you get into a tight place
and everything goes against you,
till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer,
never give up then, for that is just
the place and time the tide will turn.
- Harriet Beecher Stowe

Loneliness is not what it seems.
One does not feel lonely because one is alone,
but because of a feeling of lack -
a feeling that something is missing.
Loneliness is essentially independent
of how many other humans are around.
It has much more to do with one's self-esteem -
one's sense of inherent worth.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If everything seems to be going well,
you have obviously overlooked something.
- Anonymous

If someone irritates you, it is only
your own response that is irritating you.
Therefore, when anyone seems to be provoking you,
remember that it is only your judgment
of the incident that provokes you. -
- Epictetus


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: Pearl S. Buck Quotes and Sayings.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.