The best Quotations

Death is an endless night so awful to contemplate that it can make us love life and value it with such passion that it may be the ultimate cause of all joy and all art.
- Paul Theroux

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Quotation It is a characteristic of all movements and crusades that the psychopathic element rises to the top. - writer
Quotation Books are but waste paper unless we spend in action the wisdom we get from thought - asleep. When we are weary of the living, we may repair to the dead, who have nothing of peevishness, pride, or design in their conversation. - writer
Quotation Honor sinks where commerce long prevails. - writer
Quotation Walking is a man's best medicine. - writer
Quotation We always love those who admire us; we do not always love those whom we admire. - writer
Quotation Cynicism is knowing the price of everything and the value of nothing. - writer