The best Quotations


A hair in the head is worth two in the brush.
- Oliver Herford

A woman's mind is cleaner than a man s: she changes it more often.
- Oliver Herford

Bigamy is one way of avoiding the painful publicity of divorce and the expense of alimony.
- Oliver Herford

Manuscript: something submitted in haste and returned at leisure.
- Oliver Herford

Many are called but few get up.
- Oliver Herford

Modesty; the gentle art of enhancing your charm by pretending not to be aware of it.
- Oliver Herford

Only the young die good.
- Oliver Herford

Tact is to lie about others as you would have them lie about you.
- Oliver Herford


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Quotation The surest guide to the correctness of the path that women take is joy in the struggle. Revolution is the festival of the oppressed. - writer
Quotation I cannot accept the doctrine that in poetry there is a ''suspension of belief.'' A poet must never make a statement simply because it is sounds poetically exciting; he must also believe it to be true. - writer
Quotation The compulsion to do good is an innate American trait. Only North Americans seem to believe that they always should, may, and actually can choose somebody with whom to share their blessings. Ultimately this attitude leads to bombing people into the acceptance of gifts. - writer
Quotation It isn't necessary to be rich and famous to be happy. It's only necessary to be rich. - writer
Quotation We have fought this fight as long, and as well as we know how. We have been defeated. For us as a Christian people, there is now but one course to pursue. We must accept the situation. - writer
Quotation People without imagination are beginning to tire of the importance attached to comfort, to culture, to leisure, to all that destroys imagination. This means that people are not really tired of comfort, culture and leisure, but of the use to which they are - writer