The best Quotations

Thou strange piece of wild nature!
- Colley Cibber

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Quotation I only wish that ordinary people had an unlimited capacity for doing harm; then they might have an unlimited power for doing good. - writer
Quotation Alas! all music jars when the soul's out of tune. - writer
Quotation The brotherhood of man is evoked by particular men according to their circumstances. But it seldom extends to all man. - writer
Quotation I am dying beyond my means. - writer
Quotation The first and last thing required of genius is, love of the truth. - writer
Quotation Americans want action for their money. They are fascinated by its self-reproducing qualities if it's put to work. Gold-hoarding goes against the American grain; it fits in better with European pessimism than with America's traditional optimism. - writer