The best Quotations


A fool often fails because he thinks what is difficult is easy.
- John Churton Collins

A wise man thinks what is easy is difficult.
- John Churton Collins

Never claim as a right what you can ask as a favor.
- John Churton Collins

Never trust a man who speaks well of everybody.
- John Churton Collins

To profit from good advice requires more wisdom than to give it.
- John Churton Collins


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Quotation Single-mindedness is all very well in cows or baboons; in an animal claiming to belong to the same species as Shakespeare it is simply disgraceful. - writer
Quotation The market came with the dawn of civilization and it is not an invention of capitalism. If it leads to improving the well-being of the people there is no contradiction with socialism. - writer
Quotation The long term is really just a bunch of short terms taped together. - writer
Quotation A word after a word after a word is power. - writer
Quotation Full of wisdom are the ordinations of fate. - writer
Quotation Reply to wit with gravity, and to gravity with wit. - writer