The best Quotations


Justice is always violent to the party offending, for every man is innocent in his own eyes.
- Daniel Defoe


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Quotation We may be personally defeated, but our principles never. - writer
Quotation Let us not be content to wait and see what will happen, but give us the determination to make the right things happen. - writer
Quotation The paradoxes of today are the prejudices of tomorrow, since the most benighted and the most deplorable prejudices have had their moment of novelty when fashion lent them its fragile grace. - writer
Quotation There is no true expertise in the humanities without knowing all of the humanities. Art is a vast, ancient interconnected web-work, a fabricated tradition. Over-concentration on any one point is a distortion. - writer
Quotation We travelers are in very hard circumstances. If we say nothing but what has been said before us, we are dull and have observed nothing. If we tell anything new, we are laughed at as fabulous and romantic. - writer
Quotation If you want to really know what your friends and family think of you die broke, and then see who shows up for the funeral. - writer