Quoteland.com Home Topics Resources Groups
Education FAQs Site Info Contact Us About the Authors
TOPICS
Bookmark and Share
Excess
BooksBooks about Excess
Engrave a QuoteClick this icon to engrave the quote on mugs, bookmarks, t-shirts and much more

Rows: 1 - 25 of 29

1 2 | Next 25 >>

Page: 1 of 2

Engrave this Quote Every day you waste is one you can never make up.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-George Allen
Engrave this Quote We have almost succeeded in leveling all human activities to the common denominator of securing the necessities of life and providing for their abundance.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Hannah Arendt
Engrave this Quote Riches are for spending.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Francis Bacon
Engrave this Quote Let's not quibble! I'm the foe of moderation, the champion of excess. If I may lift a line from a die-hard whose identity is lost in the shuffle, I'd rather be strongly wrong than weakly right.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Tallulah Bankhead
Engrave this Quote We are no longer in a state of growth; we are in a state of excess. We are living in a society of excrescence. The boil is growing out of control, recklessly at cross purposes with itself, its impacts multiplying as the causes disintegrate.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Jean Baudrillard
Engrave this Quote I wish I could stand on a busy street corner, hat in hand, and beg people to throw me all their wasted hours.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Bernard Berenson
Engrave this Quote The road to excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-William Blake
Engrave this Quote All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Samuel Butler
Engrave this Quote Everyone should keep a mental wastepaper basket, and the older he grows, the more things will he promptly consign to it.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Samuel Butler
Engrave this Quote To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Confucius
Engrave this Quote The biggest waste of water in the country is when you spend half a pint and flush two gallons.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Prince Philip Edinburgh
Engrave this Quote Waste is worse than loss. The time is coming when every person who lays claim to ability will keep the question of waste before him constantly. The scope of thrift is limitless.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Thomas Alva Edison
Engrave this Quote Waste neither time nor money, but make the best use of both. Without industry and frugality, nothing will do, and with them everything.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Benjamin Franklin
Engrave this Quote Willful waste brings woeful want.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Thomas Fuller
Engrave this Quote Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Victor Hugo
Engrave this Quote As to the rout that is made about people who are ruined by extravagance, it is no matter to the nation that some individuals suffer. When so much general productive exertion is the consequence of luxury, the nation does not care though there are debtors; nay, they would not care though their creditors were there too.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Samuel Johnson
Engrave this Quote I get so tired listening to one million dollars here, one million dollars there, it's so petty.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Imelda Marcos
Engrave this Quote The waste of life occasioned by trying to do too many things at once is appalling.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Orison Swett Marden
Engrave this Quote My candle burns at both ends; it will not last the night; but ah, my foes, and oh, my friends -- it gives a lovely light!
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Edna St. Vincent Millay
Engrave this Quote The word which gives the key to the national vice is waste. And people who are wasteful are not wise, neither can they remain young and vigorous. In order to transmute energy to higher and more subtle levels one must first conserve it.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Henry Miller
Engrave this Quote The waste of plenty is the resource of scarcity.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Thomas Love Peacock
Engrave this Quote Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be in the seasons, or in individuals, or in governments.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Plato
Engrave this Quote We waste our lights in vain, like lamps by day.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-William Shakespeare
Engrave this Quote Ours is a culture based on excess, on overproduction; the result is a steady loss of sharpness in our sensory experience. All the conditions of modern life -- its material plenitude, its sheer crowdedness -- conjoin to dull our sensory faculties.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Susan Sontag
Engrave this Quote I hold this as a rule of life: Too much of anything is bad.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Terence

Rows: 1 - 25 of 29

1 2 | Next 25 >>

Page: 1 of 2


Copyright © 1997-2001 Quoteland.com, Inc., all rights reserved unless otherwise noted.  

 
Quoteland would like to thank Quotations Book for its extensive contribution to our database
Follow Quoteland on twitter: