— Pelagius British monk 360 - 420
On The Christian Life
— D.H. Lawrence English novelist, poet, playwright, essayist, literary critic and painter 1885 - 1930
— Laozi semi-legendary Chinese figure, attributed to the 6th century, regarded as the author of the Tao Te Ching and founder of… -604
This quotation has been misattributed to Laozi; its origin is actually unknown (see "give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime" on Wiktionary). This quotation has also been misattributed to Confucius and Guan Zhong.
— Benjamin Peirce American mathematician 1809 - 1880
As quoted in The Early Years of the Saturday Club, 1855-1870 (1918) by Edward Waldo Emerson.
That’s the part of the analogy that’s missing.
Born a Crime
— Karl Marx German philosopher, economist, sociologist, journalist and revolutionary socialist 1818 - 1883
Attributed to Marx (possibly in jest) in W. C. Privy's Original Bathroom Companion (2003).
— Laura Nyro American musician and songwriter 1947 - 1997
— Ron English American artist 1959
Ron English's Fauxlosophy (2016)
— Desmond Tutu South African churchman, politician, archbishop, Nobel Prize winner 1931
— Rashi French rabbi and commentator 1040 - 1105
Commenting on Gen. 1:10; why does it say "seas", not "sea" - because the nature of the sea varies from place to place.
Commentary on Genesis
— W.B. Yeats Irish poet and playwright 1865 - 1939
A Drinking Song http://poetry.poetryx.com/poems/1399/
The Green Helmet and Other Poems (1910)
„You may think life is sweet now, but when death is a heartbeat away then life becomes unbearably desirable. And when you survive, everything you do will be enhanced and filled with greater joy: the sunlight, the breeze, a good wine, a woman's lips, a child's laughter.“
Source: Drenai series, Legend, Pt 1: Against the Horde, Ch. 18
— Ernest Dowson English writer 1867 - 1900
Vitae Summa Brevis Spem Nos Vetet Incohare Longam (1896). This title too is from Horace: "The short span of life forbids us to entertain long hopes."
„There's a vacancy, won't you come to me
And fill my empty spaces
I'm a motel man in a promised land
That's filled with empty faces
So won't you bring your sorrows bring your dreams,
It's a place for you to be
There's no more tomorrow or that's how it seems
Won't you come to me? I've got a vacancy“
— Harry Chapin American musician 1942 - 1981
Song lyrics, Verities & Balderdash (1974)
„If a man go into the London Docks sober without means of getting drunk, and comes out of one of the cellars very drunk wherein are a million gallons of wine, I think that would be reasonable evidence that he had stolen some of the wine in that cellar, though you could not prove that any wine was stolen, or any wine was missed.“
— William Henry Maule British politician 1788 - 1858
Reg. v. Burton (1854), Dearsly's C. C. 284.
„Without Ceres (bread) and Bacchus (wine) Venus (love) freezes.“
Sine Cerere et Baccho friget Venus
Act IV, scene 1, 1, line 5.