The best Quotations


He that pursues fame with just claims, trusts his happiness to the winds; but he that endeavors after it by false merit, has to fear, not only the violence of the storm, but the leaks of his vessel.
- Samuel Johnson

He that pursues fame with just claims, trusts his happiness to the winds; but he that endeavors after it by false merit, has to fear, not only the violence of the storm, but the leaks of his vessel.
- Samuel Johnson


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Quotation I can honestly say that I was never affected by the question of the success of an undertaking. If I felt it was the right thing to do, I was for it regardless of the possible outcome. - writer
Quotation I can usually judge a fellow by what he laughs at. - writer
Quotation But I always think that the best way to know God is to love many things. - writer
Quotation People deal too much with the negative, with what is wrong. Why not try and see positive things, to just touch those things and make them bloom? - writer
Quotation Celestial navigation is based on the premise that the Earth is the center of the universe. The premise is wrong, but the navigation works. An incorrect model can be a useful tool. - writer
Quotation Anywhere I see suffering, that is where I want to be, doing what I can. - writer