The best Quotations


Glory is the child of peril.
- Tobias G. Smollett

Some men are wise, and some are otherwise.
- Tobias G. Smollett

Who bravely dares must sometimes risk a fall.
- Tobias G. Smollett


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Quotation Politics should share one purpose with religion: the steady emancipation of the individual through the education of his passions. - writer
Quotation Best to live lightly, unthinkingly. - writer
Quotation If you have to ask how much it costs, you can't afford it. - writer
Quotation Unfortunately, moral beauty in art - like physical beauty in a person - is extremely perishable. It is nowhere so durable as artistic or intellectual beauty. Moral beauty has a tendency to decay very rapidly into sententiousness or untimeliness. - writer
Quotation It is from the blues that all that may be called American music derives it most distinctive characteristics. - writer
Quotation There are remarks that sow and remarks that reap. - writer