The best Quotations

How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? the world forgetting, by the world forgot.
- Alexander Pope

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Quotation It is sheer madness to live in want in order to be wealthy when you die. - writer
Quotation The basic idea which runs right through modern history and modern liberalism is that the public has got to be marginalized. The general public are viewed as no more than ignorant and meddlesome outsiders, a bewildered herd. - writer
Quotation Nothing is there more friendly to a man than a friend in need. - writer
Quotation True courage is cool and calm. The bravest of men have the least of a brutal, bullying insolence, and in the very time of danger are found the most serene and free. - writer
Quotation The world does not speak. Only we do. The world can, once we have programmed ourselves with a language, cause us to hold beliefs. But it cannot propose a language for us to speak. Only other human beings can do that. - writer
Quotation It is the direction and not the magnitude which is to be taken into consideration. - writer