The best Quotations

If we survive danger it steels our courage more than anything else.
- Reinhold Niebuhr

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Quotation A great wind swept over the ghetto, carrying away shame, invisibility and four centuries of humiliation. But when the wind dropped people saw it had been only a little breeze, friendly, almost gentle. - writer
Quotation Some day the soft Ideal that we wooed confronts us fiercely, foe-beset, pursued, and cries reproachful: ''Was it then my praise, and not myself was loved? Prove now thy truth; I claim of thee the promise of thy youth.'' - writer
Quotation A nation grown free in a single day is a child born with the limbs and the vigor of a man, who would take a drawn sword for his rattle, and set the house in a blaze that he might chuckle over the splendor. - writer
Quotation This life is worth living, we can say, since it is what we make it. - writer
Quotation Negotiating in the classic diplomatic sense assumes parties more anxious to agree than to disagree. - writer
Quotation He that has the name to be an early riser may sleep till noon. - writer