The best Quotations

The eternal quest of the human being is to shatter his loneliness.
- Norman Cousins

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Quotation The age of chivalry is past. Bores have succeeded to dragons. - writer
Quotation Never be so brief as to become obscure. - writer
Quotation Ridicule has always been the enemy of enthusiasm, and the only worthy opponent to ridicule is success. - writer
Quotation Just as a cautious businessman avoids investing all his capital in one concern, so wisdom would probably admonish us also not to anticipate all our happiness from one quarter alone. - writer
Quotation Those who are prepared to die for any cause are seldom defeated. - writer
Quotation The very substance of the ambitious is merely the shadow of a dream. - writer