The best Quotations


A free life cannot acquire many possessions, because this is not easy to do without servility to mobs or monarchs...
- Epicurus


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Quotation Whatever universe a professor believes in must at any rate be a universe that lends itself to lengthy discourse. A universe definable in two sentences is something for which the professorial intellect has no use. No faith in anything of that cheap kind! - writer
Quotation As there is no worse lie than a truth misunderstood by those who hear it, so reasonable arguments, challenges to magnanimity, and appeals to sympathy or justice, are folly when we are dealing with human crocodiles and boa-constrictors. - writer
Quotation Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime. - writer
Quotation Just trust yourself, then you will know how to live. - writer
Quotation In this theater of man's life, it is reserved only for God and angels to be lookers-on. - writer
Quotation He who would acquire fame must not show himself afraid of censure. The dread of censure is the death of genius. - writer