Bernard M. Baruch

Country Unknown
Born Monday, 30 November -0001
Quotes 50
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“We are all a little weird and life’s a little weird, and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love.” Uncategorized
“Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.” Uncategorized
“Remember, darkness does not always equate to evil, just as light does not always bring good.” Uncategorized
“Welcome to the wonderful world of jealousy, he thought. For the price of admission, you get a splitting headache, a nearly irresistable urge to commit murder, and an inferiority complex. Yippee.” Uncategorized
“Say 'provoking' again. Your mouth looks provocative when you do.” Uncategorized
“I mean, if the relationship can't survive the long term, why on earth would it be worth my time and energy for the short term?” Uncategorized
Classic' - a book which people praise and don't read. Uncategorized
To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one, not even an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements. Lock it up safe in the casket or coffin of your selfishness. But in that casket, safe, dark, motionless, airless, it will change. It will not be broken; it will become unbreakable, impenetrable, irredeemable. To love is to be vulnerable. Uncategorized
Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them. Uncategorized
There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate Uncategorized
“Whatever failures I have known, whatever errors I have committed, whatever follies I have witnessed in private and public life have been the consequence of action without thought.” Uncategorized
“Take the obvious, add a cupful of brains, a generous pinch of imagination, a bucketful of courage and daring, stir well and bring to a boil.” Uncategorized
“If you get all the facts, your judgment can be right; if you don't get all the facts, it can't be right.” Uncategorized
“Nobody ever lost money taking a profit.” Uncategorized
“No man should think himself a zero, and think he can do nothing about the state of the world.” Uncategorized
“If the history of the past fifty years teaches us anything, it is that peace does not follow disarmament - disarmament follows peace.” Uncategorized
“Never follow the crowd.” Uncategorized
“A speculator is a man who observes the future, and acts before it occurs.” Uncategorized
“Gold has worked down from Alexander's time... When something holds good for two thousand years I do not believe it can be so because of prejudice or mistaken theory.” Uncategorized
“I am quite sure that in the hereafter she will take me by the hand and lead me to my proper seat.” Uncategorized