GIGA THE MOST EXTENSIVE
COLLECTION OF
QUOTATIONS
ON THE INTERNET
Google
Search GIGA
Loading
Home
Page
GIGA
Quotes
Biographical
Name Index
Biographical
Name List
Chronological
Name Index
Topic
List
Reading
List
Site
Notes
Varying Hare
Books
Crossword
Solver
Anagram
Solver
SubAnagram
Solver
TOPICS:          A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z
PEOPLE:    #   A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


BEGINNINGS
 << Prev Page    Displaying page 2 of 2
[ Also see Ancestry Babies Birth Cause Discovery End Endings Finis First Infancy Innovation Invention Originality Past Results ]

A scraped writing tablet.
  [Lat., Tabula rasa.]
      - Proverb, (Latin)

While we deliberate about beginning, it is already too late to begin.
      - Quintilian (Marcus Fabius Quintilianus)

Everything that has a beginning comes to an end.
  [Lat., Deficit omne quod nascitur.]
      - Quintilian (Marcus Fabius Quintilianus),
        De Institutione Oratoria (V, 10)

There are no classes in life for beginners; right away you are always asked to deal with what is most difficult.
      - Rainer Marie Rilke

Still thou knowest that in the ardor of pursuit men lose sight of the goal from which they start.
      - Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller

Whatever begins, also ends.
  [Lat., Quicquid coepit, et desinit.]
      - Seneca (Lucius Annaeus Seneca),
        De Consolatione ad Polybium (I)

To show our simple skill,
  That is the true beginning of our end.
      - William Shakespeare,
        A Midsummer Night's Dream
         (prologue at V, i)

Things bad begun make strong themselves by ill.
      - William Shakespeare, Macbeth
         (Macbeth at III, ii)

Thou marvell'st at my words, but hold thee still;
  Things bad begun make strong themselves by ill.
      - William Shakespeare, Macbeth
         (Macbeth at III, ii)

Nothing is ever done in this world until men are prepared to kill one another if it is not done.
      - George Bernard Shaw, Major Barbara

Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
      - Robert Louis Stevenson

Everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.
      - Robert Louis Stevenson

The highest condition takes rise in the lowest.
      - Syrus (Publilius Syrus), Maxims

It is the beginning of the end.
  [Fr., C'est le commencement de al fin.]
      - ascribed to Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Perigord,
        Hundred Days

Every minute starts an hour.
      - Unknown

The first step, my son, which one makes in the world, is the one on which depends the rest of our days.
  [Fr., Le premier pas, mon fils, que l'on fait dans le monde,
    Est celui dont depend le reste de nos jours.]
      - Voltaire (Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire),
        L'Indiscret (I, i)


Displaying page 2 of 2 for this topic:   << Prev  1 [2]

 WWW.GIGA-USA.COM     Back to Top of Page 
The GIGA name and the GIGA logo are trademarks registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
GIGA-USA and GIGA-USA.COM are servicemarks of the domain owner.
Copyright © 1999-2013 John C. Shepard. All Rights Reserved.
Last Revised: 2013 March 16
Click > HERE < to report errors

Buy a good book from
Varying Hare Books