The best Quotations

Some have greatness thrust upon them, but not lately.
- Frank Dane

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Quotation It is an infantile superstition of the human spirit that virginity would be thought a virtue and not the barrier that separates ignorance from knowledge. - writer
Quotation No one has ever learned fully to know themselves. - writer
Quotation As winter strips the leaves from around us, so that we may see the distant regions they formerly concealed, so old age takes away our enjoyments only to enlarge the prospect of the coming eternity. - writer
Quotation The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas. - writer
Quotation What really raises one's indignation against suffering is not suffering intrinsically, but the senselessness of suffering. - writer
Quotation Speech is the gift of all, but the thought of few. - writer