The best Quotations

There is a sacredness in tears. they are not the mark of weakness, but of power. they speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. they are the messengers of overwhelming grief, of deep contrition, and of unspeakable love.
- Washington Irving

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Quotation Whoever undertakes to set himself up as judge in the field of truth and knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the Gods. - writer
Quotation You don't have to get it right the first time. - writer
Quotation He took the bride about the neck and kissed her lips with such a clamorous smack that at the parting all the church did echo. - writer
Quotation How we think shows through in how we act. Attitudes are mirrors of the mind. They reflect thinking. - writer
Quotation Yesterday the greatest question was decided which ever was debated in America; and a greater perhaps never was, nor will be, decided among men. A resolution was passed without one dissenting colony, ''that these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and independent States.'' - writer
Quotation The next point - that's all you must think about. - writer