Alfred A. Montapert

Nature's Laws are the invisible government of the earth.

John Churton Collins

To ask for advice is in nine cases out of ten to ask for flattery.

More than an end to war, we want an end to the beginnings of all wars.

Desmond Morris

The city is not a concrete jungle, it is a human zoo.

George Eliot

Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say, refrains from giving wordy evidence of the fact.

Some families can trace their ancestors back three hundred years, but can't tell you where their children were last night.

Results are what you expect, and consequences are what you get.

The country needs and, unless I mistake its temper, the country demands bold, persistent, experimentation. It is common sense to take a method and try it, if it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.

Success isn't necessarily permanent -- but neither is failure.

Katherine Mansfield

The pleasure of all reading is doubled when one lives with another who shares the same books.


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