Making Up Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old making up quotes, making up sayings, and making up proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

To make peace, one must be an uncompromising leader. To make peace, one must also embody compromise. Benazir Bhutto
In a relationship, no amount of extra effort on your part can make up for a lack of effort on theirs. John Mark Green
This world's anguish is no different from the love we insist on holding back. Aberjhani
Let the angry word be answered only with a kiss. Thomas Hill
While we are making up our minds as to when we shall begin, the opportunity is lost. Quintilian
We each after a while have to become reconciled to what it is that our talents and appetites lead us. Tobias Wolff
As a society we cannot seem to make peace with nature. As individuals, it's hard for us to be at peace with ourselves. Terence McKenna
Make peace with the past, so it doesn't spoil your present. Regina Brett
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace. Aristotle
Learn to make peace with your past, or your future will become a constant battle that you'll never win. Anonymous
Quarrels are a natural part of relationships. Making up is always the best part. Maureen Johnson
There are two ways of lying. One, not telling the truth and the other, making up statistics. Josefina Vazquez Mota
Man's greatest blunder has been in trying to make peace with the skies instead of making peace with his neighbors. Elbert Hubbard
Be calm in arguing for fierceness makes error a fault and truth discourtesy. George Herbert
We must all make peace so that we can all live in peace. Jean-Bertrand Aristide
Peace is not the absence of conflict, but the ability to cope with conflict by peaceful means. Ronald Reagan
Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be. Abraham Lincoln
The first to apologize is the bravest. The first to forgive is the strongest. And the first to forget is the happiest. Anonymous
If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner. Nelson Mandela