Formalising: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Nov 26, 2008 - 102 pages
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Familiar Quotations ForetellingThose who foretell the future lies, even if he tells the truth.ndash;Arab ProverbTo foretell the destiny of a nation, one has to open the book of her past.ndash;Jose RizalForetelling ndash; AnticipationsWe usually get what we anticipate.ndash;Claude M. BristolDo not anticipate trouble, or worry about what may never happen. Keep in the sunlight.ndash;FranklinJust as a cautious businessman avoids investing all his capital in one concern, so wisdom would probably admonish us also not to anticipate all our happiness from one quarter alone.ndash;Sigmund FreudForetelling ndash; CalculatingThe effort to calculate exactly what the voters want at each particular moment leaves out of account the fact that when they are troubled the thing the voters most want is to be told what to want.ndash;Walter LippmannForetelling ndash; DivineDivine morality is the absolute negation of human morality.ndash;Mikhail BakuninTobacco, divine, rare, superexcellent tobacco, which goes far beyond all the panaceas, potable gold and philosopher's stones, a sovereign remedy to all diseases.ndash;Robert BurtonThe fear of some divine and supreme powers keeps men in obedience.ndash;Robert BurtonOf all acts is not repentance most divine? The greatest of all faults is to be conscious of none.ndash;Thomas Carlyle

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