The best Quotations


Perhaps, on the whole, embarrassment and perplexity are a kind of natural accompaniment to life and movement; and it is better to be driven out of your senses with thinking which of two things you ought to do than to do nothing whatever, and be utterly uninteresting to all the world.
- Margaret Oliphant


Do you know the writers of the following quotations?

Quotation The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-distrust. He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him. He will have no disciple. - writer
Quotation What, then, is the true Gospel of consistency? Change. Who is the really consistent man? The man who changes. Since change is the law of his being, he cannot be consistent if he stick in a rut. - writer
Quotation It seems to make an auto driver mad if he misses you. - writer
Quotation It is not suffering as such that is most deeply feared but suffering that degrades. - writer
Quotation Poetry is not an expression of the party line. It's that time of night, lying in bed, thinking what you really think, making the private world public, that's what the poet does. - writer
Quotation True leadership must be for the benefit of the followers, not the enrichment of the leaders. - writer