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Careless Quotes

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Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters
cannot be trusted with important matters.
- Albert Einstein

Related topics: Wisdom Values

Is it not careless to become too local when there are
four hundred billion stars in our galaxy alone.
- A. R. Ammons

We hold our hate too choice a thing,
for light and careless lavishing.
- William Watson

Looking back, I wince at the careless way I tossed out my opinions.
- Luke Ford

 

A purpose, an intention, a design, strikes everywhere even the careless,
the most stupid thinker.
- David Hume

Sad people dislike the happy, and the happy the sad;
the quick thinking the sedate,
and the careless the busy and industrious.
- Horace

I hate careless flattery, the kind that exhausts you
in your efforts to believe it.
- Wilson Mizner

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Be careless in your dress if you will,
but keep a tidy soul.
- Mark Twain

Careless shepherd make excellent dinner for wolf.
- Earl Derr Biggers

The industrial revolution has tended to produce everywhere
great urban masses that seem to be increasingly careless of ethical standards.
- Irving Babbitt

I want my careless song to strike no minor key;
no fiend to stand between my body's Southern song -
the fusion of the South,
my body's song and me.
- Margaret Walker

That's the wise thrush; he sings each song twice over,
lest you should think he never could recapture the
first fine careless rapture!
- Robert Browning

The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little
careless of his life even in order to keep it.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

A woman, the more curious she is about her face,
is commonly the more careless about her house.
- Ben Jonson

Others live on in a careless and lukewarm state -
not appearing to fill Longfellow's measure:
'Into each life,
some rain must fall.'
- Mary Todd Lincoln

There are moments in life, when the heart is so full
of emotion That if by chance it be shaken,
or into its depths like a pebble Drops some careless word,
it overflows, and its secret, Spilt on the ground like water,
can never be gathered together.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Yet, so far from laboring to know the forbidden tree
of worldly pleasures and its various fruits,
man gives himself up to a careless and thoughtless state of life,
and yields to the lust of the flesh,
not considering that this lust is really the forbidden tree.
- Johann Arndt

I am sure that the sad days and happenings were rare,
and that I lived the joyous and careless life of other children;
but just because the happy days were so habitual to
me they made no impression upon my mind,
and I can no longer recall them.
- Pierre Loti

Neither James Madison, for whom this lecture is named,
nor any of the other Framers of the Constitution,
were oblivious, careless, or otherwise unaware of the
words they chose for the document and its Bill of Rights.
- Diane Wood

We run carelessly to the precipice, after we have put
something before us to prevent us seeing it.
- Blaise Pascal

Builders eventually took advantage of the look of modernism
to build cheaply and carelessly.
- Arthur Erickson

I first began to dry specimens for preservation carelessly perhaps at first,
but before the season was over, I had collected between
one and two hundred species.
- George Bentham

There's nothing wrong with being a Conservative and
coming up with a Conservative believe in foreign policy
where we have a strong national defense and we don't go to war so carelessly.
- Ron Paul

A woman is a branchy tree and man a singing wind;
and from her branches carelessly he takes what he can find.
- James Stephens

That strange feeling we had in the war.
Have you found anything in your lives since to equal
it in strength? A sort of splendid carelessness it was,
holding us together.
- Noel Coward

When is a revival needed? When carelessness and unconcern keep the people asleep.
- Billy Sunday

The ladies looked one another over with microscopic carelessness.
- Bugs Baer

Nothing is more deceitful than the appearance of humility.
It is often only carelessness of opinion,
and sometimes an indirect boast.
- Jane Austen

When you face the perils of weariness,
carelessness, and confusion, don't pray for an easier life.
Pray instead to be a stronger man or woman of God.
- Luis Palau

More matches are lost through carelessness at the beginning than any other cause.
- Harry Vardon

'Tis strange - but true;
for truth is always strange;
Stranger than fiction.
- Lord Byron

The human mind treats a new idea the way the body
treats a strange protein; it rejects it.
- Peter Medawar

It is strange to be known so universally
and yet to be so lonely.
- Albert Einstein

I was always a dreamer, in childhood especially.
People thought I was a little strange.
- Charley Pride

What a strange world this would be if we all had the same sense of humor.
- Bern Williams

They certainly give very strange names to diseases.
- Plato

How strange that nature does not knock,
and yet does not intrude!
- Emily Dickinson

Politics doesn't make strange bedfellows -
marriage does.
- Groucho Marx

Join the army. Visit strange and exotic places.
Meet fascinating people. And kill them.
- Anonymous

What makes photography a strange invention is that
its primary raw materials are light and time.
- John Berger

Thirty was so strange for me.
I've really had to come to terms with the fact that
I am now a walking and talking adult.
- C. S. Lewis

It's very strange that most people don't care if their
knowledge of their family history only goes back three generations.
- Doug Coupland

In my dreams I hear again the crash of guns,
the rattle of musketry, the strange,
mournful mutter of the battlefield.
- Douglas MacArthur

I feel coming on a strange disease - humility.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Love is a strange master, and human nature is still stranger.
- Edgar Rice Burroghs

We are strange beings, we seem
to go free, but we go in chains -
chains of training, custom, convention,
association, environment -
in a word, Circumstance -
and against these bonds
the strongest of us struggle in vain.
- Mark Twain

They would hear 3000 and think it was the year 3000,
I was hoping it would sort of disorient them and prepare
them for the strange message they were about to receive.
- Joel Hodgson

It doesn't seem to me strange that children should like the macabre,
the sensational, and the forbidden.
- Anthony Hecht

For strange effects and extraordinary combinations
we must go to life itself,
which is always far more daring than any effort of the imagination.
- Arthur Conan Doyle

Still seems it strange, that thou shouldst live forever? Is it less strange,
that thou shouldst live at all? This is a miracle;
and that no more.
- Edward Young

Censorship is a strange situation.
There was times when people would burn books because
they didn't like what people were doing.
- Michael Berryman

It was strange at times.
We had to make out so much that we kind of got over it.
It was really awkward.
- Clea Duvall

It is strange how one feels drawn forward without knowing
at first where one is going.
- Gustav Mahler

The New York Quarterly is an amazing,
intelligent, crazy, creative, strange,
and indispensable magazine.
- James Dickey

After an eternity of seeking the sudden threshold of
seeing and finding leaves one filled with a strange
paradox of ecstasy and grief.
I was born to see.
- Joy Page

I like to watch many things, especially strange films and something recent,
not just the story.
- Dario Argento

It's strange how the simple things in life go on while
we become more difficult.
- Richard Brautigan

The White House is a strange place.
- Marlin Fitzwater

Every crag and gnarled tree and lonely valley has its
own strange and graceful legend attached to it.
- Douglas Hyde

We have overcome the notion that mathematical truths
have an existence independent and apart from our own minds.
It is even strange to us that such a notion could ever have existed.
- James Newman

What in heaven's name is strange about a grandmother
dancing nude? I'll bet lots of grandmothers do it.
- Sally Rand

Searchers after horror haunt strange,
far places.
- H. P. Lovecraft

My career has been a bit strange.
I don't think it took the normal route.
- Fred Ward

All that money stuff was so strange;
all it ever meant to me was freedom from worry.
I'm happier now than I've ever been but I still wish I had that money.
- Dana Plato

It sounds kind of strange, but Jail time was almost
a good experience for me.
- Tommy Lee

Perhaps this is our strange and haunting paradox here in America -
that we are fixed and certain only when we are in movement.
- Tom Wolfe

Isn't it strange that its easier to be gentle with
the feelings of people we care less about than those of our children,
whom we love so much?
- Stephanie Martson

When I look back, it was a strange period in my life,
looking at my childhood and then my teenage years and
forming Slayer when I was still 17,
not out of high school.
- Dave Lombardo

I have this very strange sensitive skin.
If I put anything on it but this one product,
it erupts into a rash.
- Rebecca De Mornay

I was a little concerned that a lot of people thought
I wrote Merchant Ivory movies.
I also thought if I was ever going to write something strange and difficult,
that was the time.
- Kazuo Ishiguro

I can remember only a few of the strange and curious
words now dead but living and spoken by the English
people a thousand years ago.
- Carl Sandburg


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