The best Quotations

Before everyone stands a image of what he ought to be. so long as he is not that his peace is not complete.
- Ruckett

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Quotation A short letter to a distant friend is, in my opinion, an insult like that of a slight bow or cursory salutation - a proof of unwillingness to do much, even where there is a necessity of doing something. - writer
Quotation Most of us know perfectly well what we ought to do; our trouble is that we do not want to do it. - writer
Quotation The Westerly Wind asserting his sway from the south-west quarter is often like a monarch gone mad, driving forth with wild imprecations the most faithful of his courtiers to shipwreck, disaster, and death. - writer
Quotation Happiness is a journey… not a destination. - writer
Quotation Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard are sweeter - writer
Quotation No manager ever won no ballgames. - writer