Quotes

Cicero When you have no basis of argument, abuse the plaintiff.
G. Macdonald Certainly work is not always required of a man. There is such a thing as a sacred idleness - the cultivation of which is now fearfully neglected.
Thomas S. Eliot Human beings cannot stand too much reality.
Jules Renard I find that when I do not think of myself I do not think at all.
Josephine demott Robinson My one aim was to do a thing well and to excel if possible.
Woodrow Wilson When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
Saint Augustine To wisdom belongs the intellectual apprehension of things eternal; to knowledge, the rational apprehension of things temporal.
Aristotle Evil draws men together.
Salvador Dali The only difference between me and a madman is that I am not mad
Jose Ortega y Gasset Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality... the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.
Shimon Peres If a problem has no solution, it may not be a problem, but a fact - not to be solved, but to be coped with over time.
Truman Capote Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
E.B. White Whatever else an American believes or disbelieves about himself, he is absolutely sure he has a sense of humor.
Dame Rose Macaulay At the worst, a house unkept cannot be so distressing as a life unlived.
Edward Bulwer-Lytton A life of pleasure makes even the strongest mind frivolous at last.
Edmund Wilson There is nothing more demoralizing than a small but adequate income.
Confucius Do not impose on others what you yourself do not desire.
Aldous Huxley Ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you mad.
Henry Adams There is no such thing as an underestimate of average intelligence.

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