The best Quotations

Order is heaven's first law; and this confessed, some are, and must be, greater than the rest, more rich, more wise; but who infers from hence that such are happier, shocks all common sense. condition, circumstance, is not the thing; bliss is the same in subject or in king.
- Alexander Pope

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Quotation Political speech and writing are largely the defense of the indefensible. - writer
Quotation We pity in others only the those evils which we ourselves have experienced. - writer
Quotation That, if then I had waked after a long sleep, will make me sleep again; and then, in dreaming, the clouds me thought would open and show riches ready to drop upon me; that, when I waked I cried to dream again. - writer
Quotation The ability to deal with people is as purchasable a commodity as sugar or coffee and I will pay more for that ability than for any other under the sun. - writer
Quotation People do not understand what a great revenue economy is. - writer
Quotation Fearfulness, contrary to all other vices, maketh a man think the better of another, the worse of himself. - writer