The best Quotations


In a few generations more, there will probably be no room at all allowed for animals on the earth: no need of them, no toleration of them. an immense agony will have then ceased, but with it there will also have passed away the last smile of the world's youth.
- Ouida

To vice, innocence must always seem only a superior kind of chicanery.
- Ouida

A cruel story runs on wheels, and every hand oils the wheels as they run.
- Ouida

Familiarity is a magician that is cruel to beauty but kind to ugliness.
- Ouida

If all feeling for grace and beauty were not extinguished in the mass of mankind at the actual moment, such a method of locomotion as cycling could never have found acceptance; no man or woman with the slightest aesthetic sense could assume the ludicrous position necessary for it.
- Ouida

Petty laws breed great crimes.
- Ouida

Sport inevitably creates deadness of feeling. no one could take pleasure in it who was sensitive to suffering; and therefore its pursuit by women is much more to be regretted than its pursuit by men, because women pursue much more violently and recklessly what they pursue at all.
- Ouida

Take hope from the heart of man and you make him a beast of prey.
- Ouida

The longest absence is less perilous to love than the terrible trials of incessant proximity.
- Ouida


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Quotation There are no problems we cannot solve together, and very few that we can solve by ourselves. - writer
Quotation Silence is the most perfect expression of scorn. - writer
Quotation I think that at some point in your life you realize you don't have to worry if you do everything you're supposed to do right. Or if not right, if you do it the best you can... what can worry do for you? You are already doing the best you can. - writer
Quotation To establish any mode to abolish war, however advantageous it might be to Nations, would be to take from such Government the most lucrative of its branches. - writer
Quotation The prisoner is not the one who has committed a crime, but the one who clings to his crime and lives it over and over. - writer
Quotation It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going. - writer