When you stop expecting people to be perfect, you can like them for who they are. ~Donald Miller
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for. ~Bob Marley
Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away. ~Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
He who seeks perfection in a friend will stay without friends. ~Yiddish Proverb
I am careful not to confuse excellence with perfection. Excellence, I can reach for; perfection is God’s business. ~Michael J. Fox
If you look for perfection, you’ll never be content. ~Leo Tolstoy
Confidence doesn’t come from thinking you’re perfect or flawless. That’s arrogance. Confidence comes from appreciating the beauty of your texture. ~Jeanette Walls
Nobody’s perfect. We’re all just one step up from the beasts and one step down from the angels. ~Jeannette Walls
People are good or half good or a quarter good, and it changes all the time- but even on the best day nobody’s perfect. ~Colum McCann
The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise. ~Alden Nowlan
To attempt finding a perfect person to fall in love with is like trying to catch your own shadow. Accept the imperfect person you have and learn to see and appreciate that person perfectly everyday, because both of you are not perfect yet. ~GADEL
Perfect people aren’t real, real people aren’t perfect. So either love people for their flaws or hate them because they’re real. ~Anonymous
Being happy doesn’t mean everything is perfect, it means you’ve decided to live your life in spite of all its imperfections. ~Emily Turek
Give me a museum and I’ll fill it. – Pablo Picasso
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted. – Albert Einstein
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former – Albert Einstein
Don’t stay in bed, unless you can make money in bed. – George Burns
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake. – Napoleon Bonaparte
God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh. – Voltaire
Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance. –Samuel Johnson
I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work. – Thomas Alva Edison
Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It’s the transition that’s troublesome.” – Isaac Asimov
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit. – Aristotle
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds. – Albert Einstein
In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing; the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing; the worst thing you can do is nothing. – Theodore Roosevelt
“My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you’ll be happy; if not, you’ll become a philosopher.” – Socrates
In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: It goes on. – Robert Frost
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names. – John F. Kennedy
Sometimes even to live is an act of courage. – Seneca
Behind every great fortune there is a crime. – Honore de Balzac
If women didn’t exist, all the money in the world would have no meaning – Aristotle Onassis
An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind. – M.K. Gandhi
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great. – Mark Twain
“The difference between pornography and erotica is lighting.” – Gloria Leonard
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature. – Frank Lloyd Wright
Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.- Mark Twain
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies. – Aristotle
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say i- Voltaire
History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon. – Napoleon Bonaparte
Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance. – Samuel Johnson
If you judge people, you have no time to love them. – Mother Teresa
The worst sin towards our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them; that’s the essence of inhumanity. – G.B. Shaw
Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever. – Napoleon Bonaparte
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance. – Will Durant
On the mountains of truth you can never climb in vain: either you will reach a point higher up today, or you will be training your powers so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow. – Friedrich Nietzsche
‘The time is always right to do right’ – “The 100 Best Things Ever Said by Men” in South Africa’s Men’s Health magazine,
‘After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.’
‘Does anybody really think that they didn’t get what they had because they didn’t have the talent or the strength or the endurance or the commitment?’
‘For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.’
“3 things I want in a relationship: eyes that won’t cry, lips than won’t lie, and love that won’t die.” – Wiz Khalifa
“I know they say that first love is the sweetest, but that first cut is the deepest.” – Drake
“Seven days without love makes one weak.” – Drake
“Someday, someone will walk into your life and make you realize why it never worked out with anyone else.” – Author Unknown
“I want a real relationship; not a facebook one.” – Author Unknown
“The hardest thing about realizing you don’t love me is that you spent so much time pretending that you did.” – Author Unknown
“A wise girl kisses but doesn’t love, listens but doesn’t believe, and leaves before she is left.” – Marilyn Monroe
“Today I caught myself smiling for no reason…then I realized I was thinking about you.” – Author Unknown
“Meeting you was fate, becoming your friend was a choice, but falling in love with you was beyond my control.” – Author Unknown
“I just want you that’s it. All your flaws, mistakes, smiles, giggles, jokes, sarcasm. Everything. I just want you.” – Sara Quin
“Never date someone who still has feelings for their ex, it’s just a perfect scenario for your heart to get broken.” – Author Unknown
“You may be far away, but it does not change the way I look at you.” – Author Unknown
“If you fight like a married couple, talk like best friends, flirt like first loves, and protect each other like siblings it’s meant to be.” – Author Unknown
“Sometimes the best revenge is to smile, move on, and do nothing.” – Author Unknown
“Don’t leave someone just because you argue a lot. Arguing is the key to fixing all of your problems and it shows that you both actually care.” – Author Unknown
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
All my life through, the new sights of Nature made me rejoice like a child.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
I have no dress except the one I wear every day. If you are going to be kind enough to give me one, please let it be practical and dark so that I can put it on afterwards to go to the laboratory.
I was taught that the way of progress was neither swift nor easy.
In science, we must be interested in things, not in persons.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
There are sadistic scientists who hurry to hunt down errors instead of establishing the truth.