The best Quotations

I am glad my ancestors arrived on the mayflower, but i am gladder that there are nine generations between us.
- William Lyon Phelps

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Quotation the face of heaven so fine that everyone will fall in love with night." - writer
Quotation 'Tis the last rose of summer, left blooming alone; all her lovely companions are faded and gone. - writer
Quotation I never know what I think about something until I read what I've written on it. - writer
Quotation As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey. - writer
Quotation Be a good listener. Your ears will never get you in trouble. - writer
Quotation No law can be sacred to me but that of my nature. Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only right is what is after my own constitution; the only wrong what is against it. - writer