The best Quotations

The vanity of loving fine clothes and new fashion, and placing value on ourselves by them is one of the most childish pieces of folly.
- Sir Matthew Hale

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Quotation My lowest days as a Christian [and There Were Low Ones - Seven Months Worth Of Them In Prison, To Be Exact] have been more fulfilling and rewarding than all the days of glory in the White House. - writer
Quotation The happiest women, like the happiest nations, have no history. - writer
Quotation Man is more powerful than matter. - writer
Quotation The one thing men have not learned to do is to stick up for their own instinctive feelings, against the things they are taught. - writer
Quotation You can make a sordid thing sound like a brilliant drawing-room comedy. Probably a fear we have of facing up to the real issues. Could you say we were guilty of Noel Cowardice? - writer
Quotation The good life is one inspired by life and guided by knowledge. - writer