Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.

Marcus Aurelius

I never worry about action, but only inaction.

Winston Churchill

Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought.

Henri Bergson

Its better to burn out than to fade away.

Neil Young

De grens tussen dapper en dom is heel erg dun en wordt meestal pas achteraf bepaald.

Peter van Uhm

Every man I meet is my superior in some way, and in that I learn from him.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The height of cultivation runs to simplicity.

Bruce Lee

Impressing people is utterly different from being truly impressive.

Ryan Holiday

Mere gossip anticipates real talk, and to express what is still in thought weakens action by forestalling it.


Vain men never hear anything but praise.

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Ambition means tying your well-being to what other people say or do. Self-indulgence means tying it to the things that happen to you. Sanity means tying it to your own actions.

Marcus Aurelius

Er is maar één plek waar je onmisbaar bent en die plek is thuis.

Peter van Uhm

When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading.

Henny Youngman

In wine there is wisdom, in beer there is Freedom, and in water there is bacteria.

Benjamin Franklin

Alcohol may be man’s worst enemy, but the Bible says love your enemy.

Frank Sinatra

To alcohol! The cause of – and solution to – all of life’s problems.

Homer Simpson

I feel bad for people who don’t drink. When they wake up in the morning, that’s as good as they’re going to feel all day.

Frank Sinatra

Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.

Winston Churchill

I never worry about action, but only about inaction.

Winston Churchill

Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfils the same function as pain in the human body; it calls attention to the development of an unhealthy state of things. If it is heeded in time, danger may be averted; if it is suppressed, a fatal distemper may develop.

Winston Churchill

Innovation flourishes when the space for it is limited.

Jorgen Vig Knudstorp

Many creative people are finding that creativity doesn't grow in abundance, it grows from scarcity - the more Lego bricks you have doesn't mean you're going to be more creative; you can be very creative with very few Lego bricks.

Jorgen Vig Knudstorp

The most terrifying words in the English language are: I'm from the government and I'm here to help.

Ronald Reagan

Savings without a mission is garbage. Your money needs to work for you, not lie around you.

Dave Ramsey

The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.

Ronald Reagan

There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.

Ronald Reagan

I've heard that hard work never killed anyone, but I say why take the chance?

Ronald Reagan

If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.

African proverb

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.


It is not what you bear, but how you bear it.


We suffer more in imagination than in reality.


Silence is a lesson learned through life’s many sufferings.


The man who has anticipated the coming of troubles takes away their power when they arrive.


The problem with quotes found on the internet is that they are often not true.

Abraham Lincoln

Als mensen beloven dat ze iets doen, dan moet je ze de gelegenheid geven het niet te doen.

Kees Bakker

Ik kom uit Hoogeveen, maar het regent hier keihard.


The world is not driven by greed, it's driven by envy.

Charlie Munger

A wealth of information creates a poverty of attention.

Herbert Simon

Invariably, all complex systems that work evolved from simpler systems that worked.

John Gal

Never eat more than you can lift

Miss Piggy

Man sollte alles so einfach wie möglich machen, aber nicht einfacher.

Albert Einstein

Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right

Henry Ford

It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent — it is the one most adaptable to change.

Charles Darwin