The best Quotations


One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
- Jane Austen


Do you know the writers of the following quotations?

Quotation Everything you add to the truth subtracts from the truth. - writer
Quotation Once conform, once do what other people do because they do it, and a lethargy steals over all the finer nerves and faculties of the soul. She becomes all outer show and inward emptiness; dull, callous, and indifferent. - writer
Quotation Man's capacity for justice makes democracy possible, but man's inclination to injustice makes democracy necessary. - writer
Quotation We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next door neighbor. - writer
Quotation Who were the fools who spread the story that brute force cannot kill ideas? Nothing is easier. And once they are dead they are no more than corpses. - writer
Quotation It is the working man who is the happy man. It is the idle man who is the miserable man. - writer