Ideal Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old ideal quotes, ideal sayings, and ideal proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
Ideals are the worlds masters.
Josiah Gilbert Holland
Our ideals are our better selves.
Amos Bronson Alcott
Life without an ideal is spiritual death.
You cannot seek for the ideal outside the realm of reality.
Our ideals, like pictures, are made from lights and shadows.
Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing; a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The ideal itself is but truth clothed in the forms of art.
In our ideals we unwittingly reveal our vices.
Fix upon your ideal of what you wish to make of yourself.
Wallace D. Wattles
The ideal is not believing in, but believing from.
You need contradictions to make an ideal.
The ideal man takes joy in doing favors for others.
The ideal beauty is a fugitive which is never found.
Ideals do exist, the rest is just temporary interruption.
The ideal of character always runs beyond the attainment.
Normality is a fine ideal for those who have no imagination.
Happiness is ideal, it is the work of the imagination.
Marquis De Sade
An ideal culture is one that makes a place for every human gift.
An ideal wife is any woman who has an ideal husband.
Grow into your ideals so that life cannot rob you of them.
The ideal life is in our blood and never will be still.
Live for an ideal and leave no place in the mind for anything else.
The attainment of an ideal is often the beginning of a disillusion.
He who attains his ideal, precisely thereby surpasses it.
Ideal relationship is based on giving.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Make your ideal your new real.
Find the ideal in something not ideal.
The ideal of calm exists in a sitting cat.
The ideal companion in bed is a good book.
The ideal course of life is not always easy.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
Any parent knows how to be the ideal parent.
A man's ideal woman is the one he couldn't get.
The ideal is to feel at home anywhere, everywhere.
The ideal of beauty is simplicity and tranquility.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The ideal way to win a championship is step by step.
The ideal structure for a family is one that remains so.
The ideal has many names, and beauty is but one of them.
W. Somerset Maugham
Truly great companies are built on ideals, not just deals.
My ideal of manliness is to be incapable of doing anything
The ideal friendship is to feel as one while remaining two.
For many, immaturity is an ideal, not a defect.
The most ideal approach to advance is the way of opportunity.
John F. Kennedy
To have ideals is not the same as to have impracticable ideals.
The ideal attitude is to be physically loose and mentally tight.
Every novel is an ideal plane inserted into the realm of reality.
Jorge Luis Borges
The ideal man is his own best friend and takes delight in privacy.
The ideal editor will hold you to the best of yourself in the piece.
In an ideal world, pressure should come from below and from the top.
The ideal day never comes. Today is ideal for him who makes it so.
Brotherhood is an ideal better understood by example than precept!