Quotes by W. Allingham

Politeness costs nothing. Nothing, that is, to him that shows it but if often costs the world very dear.

W. Allingham

Other Great Authors

Do a little more each day than you think you possibly can.

Lowell Thomas

The human mind must believe in something, so why not let it believe what it does believe.

Author Unknown

Would that the Roman people had a single neck to cut off their head.


The feeble tremble before opinion, the foolish defy it, the wise judge it, the skillful direct it.

Jeanne-Marie Roland

The pursuit of truth shall set you free - even if you never catch up with it.

Clarence Darrow

I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.

Thomas Jefferson »

A good listener is not someone with nothing to say. A good listener is a good talker with a sore throat.

Katharine Whitehorn »

The poor wish to be rich, the rich wish to be happy, the single wish to be married, and the married wish to be dead.

Ann Landers »