The best Quotations


Marriage has many pains, but celibacy has no pleasures.
- Samuel Johnson

Marriage has many pains, but celibacy has no pleasures.
- Samuel Johnson


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Quotation Somewhere along the line of development we discover what we really are, and then we make our real decision for which we are responsible. Make that decision primarily for yourself because you can never really live anyone else's life, not even your own child's. - writer
Quotation The pleasures of the imagination are as it were only drawings and models which are played with by poor people who cannot afford the real thing. - writer
Quotation It seems to me monstrous that anyone should believe that the jazz rhythm expresses America. Jazz rhythm expresses the primitive savage. - writer
Quotation The charm of fame is so great that we like every object to which it is attached, even death. - writer
Quotation We have not passed that subtle line between childhood and adulthood until we move from the passive voice to the active voice - that is, until we have stopped saying ''It got lost,'' and say, ''I lost it.'' - writer
Quotation Prospect is often better than possession. - writer