The best Quotations

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Quotation It is bad advice that cannot be changed. - writer
Quotation The more rapidly a civilization progresses, the sooner it dies for another to rise in its place. - writer
Quotation I feel nothing but the accursed happiness I have dreaded all my life long: the happiness that comes as life goes, the happiness of yielding and dreaming instead of resisting and doing, the sweetness of the fruit that is going rotten. - writer
Quotation True genius resides in the capacity for evaluation of uncertain, hazardous, and conflicting information. - writer
Quotation He that has the name to be an early riser may sleep till noon. - writer
Quotation The eye of the master will do more work than both his hands. - writer