The best Quotations


Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.
- Carl Gustav Jung


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Quotation A constant smirk upon the face, and a whiffing activity of the body, are strong indications of futility. - writer
Quotation The great virtue in life is real courage that knows how to face facts and live beyond them. - writer
Quotation You must often make erasures if you mean to write what is worthy of being read a second time; and don't labor for the admiration of the crowd, but be content with a few choice readers. - writer
Quotation The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten. - writer
Quotation A man can seldom - very, very, seldom - fight a winning fight against his training; the odds are too heavy. - writer
Quotation You are quaffing drink from a hundred fountains: whenever any of these hundred yields less, your pleasure is diminished. But when the sublime fountain gushes from within you, no longer need you steal from the other fountains. - writer