The best Quotations


Get over the idea that only children should spend their time in study. be a student so long as you still have something to learn, and this will mean all your life.
- Henry L. Doherty

Plenty of men can do good work for a spurt and with immediate promotion in mind, but for promotion you want a man in whom good work has become a habit.
- Henry L. Doherty

Those who do the most for the world's advancement are the ones who demand the least.
- Henry L. Doherty


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Quotation We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future. - writer
Quotation I never said all Democrats were saloonkeepers; what I said was all saloonkeepers are Democrats. - writer
Quotation The country of the tourist pamphlet always is another country, an embarrassing abstraction of the desirable that, thank God, does not exist on this planet, where there are always ants and bad smells and empty Coca-Cola bottles to keep the grubby finger-print of reality upon the beautiful. - writer
Quotation Ornaments were invented by modesty. - writer
Quotation There is a slowness in affairs which ripens them, and a slowness which rots them. - writer
Quotation I had a monumental idea this morning, but I didn't like it. - writer