The best Quotations

Whenever there is authority, there is a natural inclination to disobedience.
- Thomas C. Haliburton

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Quotation The true courage of civilized nations is readiness for sacrifice in the service of the state, so that the individual counts as only one amongst many. The important thing here is not personal mettle but aligning oneself with the universal. - writer
Quotation I happen to feel that the degree of a person's intelligence is directly reflected by the number of conflicting attitudes she can bring to bear on the same topic. - writer
Quotation Frank Harris has been received in all the great houses - once! - writer
Quotation The blizzard of the world has crossed the threshold and it's overturned the order of the soul... - writer
Quotation The world will change for the better when people decide they are sick and tired of being sick and tired of the way the world is, and decide to change themselves. - writer
Quotation The principle of all successful effort is to try to do not what is absolutely the best, but what is easily within our power, and suited for our temperament and condition. - writer