The best Quotations

Music is spiritual. the music business is not.
- Van Morrison

Do you know the writers of the following quotations?

Quotation What is conservatism? Is it not the adherence to the old and tried against the new and untried? - writer
Quotation Self-denial is not a virtue, it is only the effect of prudence on rascality. - writer
Quotation The reason why men do not obey us is because they see the mud at the bottom of our eye. - writer
Quotation Winter lies too long in country towns; hangs on until it is stale and shabby, old and sullen. - writer
Quotation What each must seek in his life never was on land or sea. It is something out of his own unique potentiality for experience, something that never has been and never could have been experienced by anyone else. - writer
Quotation Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference. - writer