The best Quotations

Flowers are happy things.
- Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse

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Quotation Your women of honor, as you call em, are only chary of their reputations, not their persons; and 'Tis scandal that they would avoid, not men. - writer
Quotation My country, right or wrong, is a thing that no patriot would think of saying except in a desperate case. It is like saying, My mother, drunk or sober. - writer
Quotation College isn't the place to go for ideas. - writer
Quotation There is a sort of subjection which is the peculiar heritage of largeness and of love; and strength is often only another name for willing bondage to irremediable weakness. - writer
Quotation In fact, words are well adapted for description and the arousing of emotion, but for many kinds of precise thought other symbols are much better. - writer
Quotation How badly do you want it? - writer