The best Quotations

If we resist our passions, it is more through their weakness than from our strength.
- Francois de la Rochefoucauld

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Quotation Ever since I was a child I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth. To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development of one's potential. - writer
Quotation Heck by the time a man scratches his behind, clears his throat, and tells me how smart he is, we've already wasted fifteen minutes. - writer
Quotation I never did anything by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident; they came by work. - writer
Quotation I'm tied of hearing about temperance instead of abstinence, in order to please the cocktail crowd in church congregations. - writer
Quotation Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom. - writer
Quotation The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty. - writer