The best Quotations

It takes a lot of time to be a genius. you have to sit around so much doing nothing, really doing nothing.
- Gertrude Stein

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Quotation Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen. - writer
Quotation Art is the imposing of a pattern on experience, and our aesthetic enjoyment is recognition of the pattern. - writer
Quotation Play not with paradoxes. That caustic which you handle in order to scorch others may happen to sear your own fingers and make them dead to the quality of things. - writer
Quotation I like America, just as everybody else does. I love America, I gotta say that. But America will be judged. - writer
Quotation Wisdom alone is the science of others sciences. - writer
Quotation Just as a flower gives out its fragrance to whomsoever approaches our uses it, so love from within us radiates towards everybody and manifests as spontaneous service. - writer