The best Quotations


: a great memory is never made synonymous with wisdom, any more than a dictionary would be called a treatise.
- John Henry Newman

Ability hits the mark where presumption overshoots and diffidence falls short.
- John Henry Newman

Calculation never made a hero.
- John Henry Newman

Growth is the only evidence of life.
- John Henry Newman

Health of body and mind is a great blessing, if we can bear it.
- John Henry Newman

It is almost a definition of a gentleman to say that he is one who never inflicts pain.
- John Henry Newman

It is very difficult to get up resentment towards persons whom one has never seen.
- John Henry Newman

Nothing is so easy as to be religious on paper.
- John Henry Newman

The love of our private friends is the only preparatory exercise for the love of all men.
- John Henry Newman

To live is to change, and to be perfect is to have changed often.
- John Henry Newman

We can believe what we choose. we are answerable for what we choose to believe.
- John Henry Newman


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Quotation The martyr cannot be dishonored. Every lash inflicted is a tongue of fame; every prison a more illustrious abode. - writer
Quotation No man needs a vacation so much as the man who has just had one. - writer
Quotation Great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance. - writer
Quotation Once to every person and nation come the moment to decide. In the conflict of truth with falsehood, for the good or evil side. - writer
Quotation The history of liberty is the history of the limitations of governmental power, not the increase of it. When we resist the concentration of power we are resisting the powers of death. Concentration of power precedes the destruction of human liberties. - writer
Quotation No woman can be handsome by the force of features alone, any more that she can be witty by only the help of speech. - writer