The best Quotations


There can be no happiness if the things we believe in are different from the things we do.
- Freya Stark


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Quotation Take my word for it, the silliest woman can manage a clever man; but it needs a very clever woman to manage a fool. - writer
Quotation Thought: Why does man kill? He kills for food. And not only food: frequently there must be a beverage. - writer
Quotation Fear has many eyes and can see things underground. - writer
Quotation Reason is a whore, surviving by simulation, versatility, and shamelessness. - writer
Quotation All works of art are commissioned in the sense that no artist can create one by a simple act of will but must wait until what he believes to be a good idea for a work ''comes'' to him. - writer
Quotation People often become scholars for the same reason they become soldiers: simply because they are unfit for any other station. Their right hand has to earn them a livelihood; one might say they lie down like bears in winter and seek sustenance from their paws. - writer