quote by Voltaire

The mirror is a worthless invention. The only way to truly see yourself is in the reflection of someone else's eyes.

— Voltaire

Colossal Worthlessness quotations

The purpose of life is a life with a purpose.

So I’d rather die for a cause, than live a life that is worthless.


Worthlessness quote Just because you think your worthless doesnt make it true
Just because you think your worthless doesnt make it true
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There are no incurable diseases — only the lack of will.

There are no worthless herbs — only the lack of knowledge.

Worthlessness quote if you can't find its purpose, all education is worthless.
if you can't find its purpose, all education is worthless.

A Bill of Rights that means what the majority wants it to mean is worthless.

I think the saddest people always try their hardest to make people happy because they know what it's like to feel absolutely worthless and they don't want anyone else to feel like that.

He who knows nothing loves nothing. He who can do nothing understands nothing. He who understands nothing is worthless. But he who understands also loves, notices, sees. The more knowledge is inherent in a thing, the greater the love.


In the depths of my heart I can’t help being convinced that my dear fellow-men, with a few exceptions, are worthless.

My dear soul, flee from the worthless, stay close only to those with a pure heart. Like attracts like. A crow will lead you to the graveyard, a parrot to a lump of sugar.

The devil has convinced so many people that they are worthless.

Each of us needs to stop and remember the cross-at the cross we will discover our true value-for it is here that we discover the price God was willing to pay for us, the depth of His love, and how much we are worth to Him.

The times of Arab nationalism and unity are gone forever.

These ideas which mobilized the masses are only a worthless currency. Libya has had to put up with too much from the Arabs for whom it has poured forth both blood and money.

Education is of no value and talent is worthless - unless you have an unwavering aim. Never find yourself without a compass.


If I were to search for the central core of difficulty in people as I have come to know them, it is that in the great majority of cases they despise themselves, regarding themselves as worthless and unlovable.

Consider before acting, to avoid foolishness: It is the worthless man who speaks and acts thoughtlessly.

Customer satisfaction is worthless. Customer loyalty is priceless.

Only government can take perfectly good paper, cover it with perfectly good ink and make the combination worthless.

The faith to step out is worthless without the faithfulness to stick it out.


Real men are sadly lacking in this world, for when they are put to the test they prove worthless.

Worthless are those who injure others vengefully, while those who stoically endure are like stored gold. The gratification of the vengeful lasts only for a day, but the glory of the forbearing lasts until the end of time. Though unjustly aggrieved, it is best to suffer the suffering and refrain from unrighteous retaliation.

I feel if theres one little thing I could do, its to make people realize: We are not worthless because we inhabit a country which is seen by Western eyes as a primitive, fundamentalist country only. . .I mean, we are a rich mixture of all sorts of forces as well, and our lives are very much worth living.

As a body in a world, here is our choice: we can be more loving or less loving.

That's it. We can relax as the entire moment's show of love's swirl, feeling open as all--a vicious rainstorm, tweeting birds, our lover's lips, a sense of worthlessness-- or we can close to some aspect of experience, pulling away as if we were separate.

If it requires a uniform, it's a worthless endeavor.


I say an hour lost at a bottleneck is an hour out of the entire system.

I say an hour saved at a non-bottleneck is worthless. Bottlenecks govern both throughput and inventory.

Christianity preaches the infinite worth of that which is seemingly worthless and the infinite worthlessness of that which is seemingly so valued.

A warrior is worthless unless he rises above others and stands strong in the midst of a storm.

Rough diamonds may sometimes be mistaken for worthless pebbles.

I am inviting you to discover that deeper than any pattern, deeper than personality, deeper than success or failure, deeper than worth or worthlessness, there is a radiance that is undeniable, always present - the truth of who you are.


The large majority of the Negroes who have put on the finishing touches of our best colleges are all but worthless in the development of their people.

Who are we? We're not perfect but we're not worthless.

Scripture tells us that we're beautifully made, but broken.

In its famous paradox, the equation of money and excrement, psychoanalysis becomes the first science to state what common sense and the poets have long known -- that the essence of money is in its absolute worthlessness.

In its famous paradox, the equation of money and excrement, psychoanalysis becomes the first science to state what common sense and the poets have long known - that the essence of money is in its absolute worthlessness.

Words without deeds are worthless.


Strategy equals execution. All the great ideas and visions in the world are worthless if they can't be implemented rapidly and efficiently. Good leaders delegate and empower others liberally, but they pay attention to details, every day.

Advertising in the final analysis should be news. If it is not news it is worthless.

When one realizes that his life is worthless he either commits suicide or travels.

Gay kids need to stop killing themselves because they are made to feel worthless by cruel and relentless bullying.