The best Quotations

The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
- Eden Phillpotts

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Quotation Chance is the pseudonym God uses when He does not want to sign His name. - writer
Quotation God employs several translators; some pieces are translated by age, some by sickness, some by war, some by justice. - writer
Quotation Liberty is not merely a privilege to be conferred; it is a habit to be acquired. - writer
Quotation I weigh the man, not his title; 'tis not the king's stamp can make the metal better. - writer
Quotation ''Write that down,'' the King said to the jury, and the jury eagerly wrote down all three dates on their slates, and then added them up, and reduced the answer to shillings and pence. - writer
Quotation A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom. - writer