The best Quotations

He ate and drank the precious words, his spirit grew robust; he knew no more that he was poor, nor that his frame was dust.
- Emily Dickinson

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Quotation We learn from failure much more than from success; we often discover what we will do by finding our what we will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery. - writer
Quotation Our civilization is characterized by the word ''progress.'' Progress is its form rather than making progress being one of its features. Typically it constructs. It is occupied with building an ever more complicated structure. And even clarity is sought only - writer
Quotation In the word of no master am I bound to believe. - writer
Quotation He who is obsessed by death is made guilty by it. - writer
Quotation The seaman tells stories of winds, the ploughman of bulls; the soldier details his wounds, the shepherd his sheep. - writer
Quotation If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man. - writer