The best Quotations
We make a mistake forsaking england and moving out into the periphery of life. after all, taormina, ceylon, africa, america - as far as we go, they are only the negation of what we ourselves stand for and are: and we're rather like jonahs running away from the place we belong. - David Herbert Lawrence
'the man is a common murderer'.
'a common murderer, possible, but a very uncommon cook'. - Saki
A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanations. - Saki
Children are given to us to discourage our better emotions. - Saki
He's simply got the instinct for being unhappy highly developed. - Saki
I'm living so far beyond my income that we may almost be said to be living apart. - Saki
Oysters are more beautiful than any religion. there's nothing in christianity or buddhism that quite matches the sympathetic unselfishness of an oyster. - Saki
The young have aspirations that never come to pass, the old have reminiscences of what never happened. - Saki
Think how many blameless lives are brightened by the blazing indiscretions of other people. - Saki
Women and elephants never forget an injury. - Saki
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Quotation Help people become more motivated by guiding them to the source of their own power. - writerQuotation Corruption is worse than prostitution. The latter might endanger the morals of an individual, the former invariably endangers the morals of the entire country. - writerQuotation On the other hand, the concept owes its meaning and its justification exclusively to the totality of the sense impressions which we associate with it. - writerQuotation Politics is the science of urgencies. - writerQuotation And all the men and women merely players." - writerQuotation The progress of the world is the history of men who would not permit defeat to speak the final word. - writer