The best Quotations

All life demands struggle. those who have everything given to them become lazy, selfish, and insensitive to the real values of life. the very striving and hard work that we so constantly try to avoid is the major building block in the person we are today.
- Ralph Ransom

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Quotation All good government must begin at home. - writer
Quotation Every reform, however necessary, will by weak minds be carried to an excess, which will itself need reforming. - writer
Quotation It is the only sensual pleasure without vice. - writer
Quotation Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. It is wholesome and bracing for the mind to have its faculties kept on the stretch. - writer
Quotation To take refuge with an inferior is to betray one's self. - writer
Quotation Criticism should be a casual conversation. - writer