The best Quotations

He says no! in thunder; but the devil himself cannot make him say yes.
- Herman Melville

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Quotation Self-respect is the root of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself. - writer
Quotation A good garden may have some weeds. - writer
Quotation It is better for a woman to compete impersonally in society, as men do, than to compete for dominance in her own home with her husband, compete with her neighbors for empty status, and so smother her son that he cannot compete at all. - writer
Quotation Men never plan to be failures; they simply fail to plan to be successful. - writer
Quotation The higher the building the lower the morals. - writer
Quotation A homely face and no figure have aided many women heavenward. - writer