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Conor Murphy

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September 20th, 2017 - 08:02 AM

Proverbs To Live By

Go on, be a devil.

As you are here, you might as well leave a comment or add a Proverb. Thank you in advance
This is a collection of Proverbs, Quotes and sayings to live by, It is my Bible for life

If you care to add a Proverb to it, or pass a comment, please do so, all are welcome to the feast of life.

The Painting to the left is titled, Dawn at the Cliffs. It is a rich Impasto style Acrylic on Canvas painting from my collection.
.If you find the time someday, take a look at it.
Thank You.
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Conor Murphy

6 Days Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

“To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.” – Oscar Wilde

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9 Days Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.” ― Dr. Seuss

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14 Days Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

But man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeated. Ernest Hemingway

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16 Days Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Good, better and best, never rest till good be better and better best.......................Dont know.

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23 Days Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

I do sometimes accuse people of ignorance, but that is not intended to be an insult. I'm ignorant of lots of things. Ignorance is something that can be remedied by education............................ Richard Dawkins

Conor Murphy

28 Days Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Who's my hero? That's a great question... Well, I think my dad is my hero, because he's someone I look up to every day. .......................Tom Brady

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1 Month Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

You don't need anybody to tell you who you are or what you are. You are what you are!.................... John Lennon

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KInsale, Co Cork

Life is one big road with lots of signs. So when you riding through the ruts, don't complicate your mind. Flee from hate, mischief and jealousy. Don't bury your thoughts, put your vision to reality. Wake Up and Live...................... Bob Marley

Conor Murphy

1 Month Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Anyway, no drug, not even alcohol, causes the fundamental ills of society. If we're looking for the source of our troubles, we shouldn't test people for drugs, we should test them for stupidity, ignorance, greed and love of power................................. P. J. O'Rourke

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1 Month Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

You are that vast thing that you see far, far off with great telescopes. ........................Alan Watts

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KInsale, Co Cork

If I say that I am more interested in preventing the slaughter of large whales than I am in improving housing conditions for people, I am likely to shock some of my friends............................ Richard Dawkins

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1 Month Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

I suppose leadership at one time meant muscles; but today it means getting along with people............................... Mahatma Gandhi

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KInsale, Co Cork

Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it...................... Charles R. Swindoll

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KInsale, Co Cork

We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop......... Mother Teresa

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If I am a cup maker, I'm interested in making the best cup I possibly can. My effort goes into that cup, not what people think about it. Denzel Washington

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KInsale, Co Cork

It is not living that matters, but living rightly....................... Socrates

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2 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Religion is capable of driving people to such dangerous folly that faith seems to me to qualify as a kind of mental illness........... Richard Dawkins

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KInsale, Co Cork

Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you'll start to see a big difference in your life. .............................Yoko Ono

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KInsale, Co Cork

Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. .....................George Bernard Shaw

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I do not seek, i find..................Pablo Picasso.

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The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.................... Karl Marx

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To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funny bone...................... Reba McEntire

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Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live. ...............Norman Cousins

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KInsale, Co Cork

Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself............................. Plato

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KInsale, Co Cork

Nobody can hurt me without my permission................................. Mahatma Gandhi

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KInsale, Co Cork

All the truth in the world adds up to one big lie............................. Bob Dylan

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KInsale, Co Cork

We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further............... Richard Dawkins

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3 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

A portrait is a painting with something wrong with the mouth. John Singer Sargent

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3 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake..........................Napoleon Bonaparte

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3 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it. Steve Jobs

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3 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time................................................ Richard Dawkins

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3 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.................................. Charles Dickens

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KInsale, Co Cork

My life is mine to remember................................... Drake

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KInsale, Co Cork

Americans deserve a better tomorrow, today.............................. Nancy Pelosi

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4 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.................... Billy Graham

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4 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go .......................... T. S. Eliot

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KInsale, Co Cork

I do not demand equal pay for any women save those who do equal work in value. Scorn to be coddled by your employers; make them understand that you are in their service as workers, not as women.............................. Susan B. Anthony

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4 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Mystery creates wonder and wonder is the basis of man's desire to understand................................. Neil Armstrong

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4 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Time is only an idea. There is only the Reality. Whatever you think it is, it looks like that. If you call it time, it is time. If you call it existence, it is existence, and so on. After calling it time, you divide it into days and nights, months, years, hours, minutes, etc. Time is immaterial for the Path of Knowledge....................................... Ramana Maharshi

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4 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

When you take a flower in your hand and really look at it, it's your world for the moment. I want to give that world to someone else. Most people in the city rush around so, they have no time to look at a flower. I want them to see it whether they want to or not. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,Georgia O'Keeffe

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4 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

I do not think there is any thrill that can go through the human heart like that felt by the inventor as he sees some creation of the brain unfolding to success... such emotions make a man forget food, sleep, friends, love, everything. ........................................ Nikola Tesla

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4 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further............ Richard Dawkins

Conor Murphy

5 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you'll start to see a big difference in your life. ........................Yoko Ono

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5 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored............. Earl Nightingale

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5 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Most men are within a finger's breadth of being mad.............................. Diogenes

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KInsale, Co Cork

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain........................ Dolly Parton

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5 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky. ............ Rabindranath Tagore

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5 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

The reason we have poverty is that we have no imagination. There are a great many people accumulating what they think is vast wealth, but it's only money... they don't know how to enjoy it, because they have no imagination............................ Alan Watts

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5 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

I have dined with kings, I've been offered wings. And I've never been too impressed.................................. Bob Dylan

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6 Months Ago

KInsale, Co Cork

Do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Let the day's own trouble be sufficient for the day............... Jesus Christ