Habit, my friend, is practice long pursued, that at last becomes man himself.Evenus
The knowledge of the world is only to be acquired in the world, and not in a closet.Lord Chesterfield
When you're away, I'm restless, lonely, wretched, bored, dejected only here's the rub, my darling dear, I feel the same when you're near.Samuel Hoffenstein
If a man writes a book, let him set down only what he knows. I have guesses enough of my own.Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Whenever I hear people talking about 'liberal ideas,' I am always astounded that men should love to fool themselves with empty sounds. An idea should never be liberal it must be vigorous, positive, and without loose ends so that it may fulfill its divine mission and be productive. The proper place for liberality is in the realm of the emotions.Johann von Goethe
Be such a man, and live such a life, that if every man were such as you, and every life a life like yours, this earth would be God's Paradise.Phillips Brooks
Numberless are the world's wonders, but none More wonderful than man.
We are all Greeks. Our laws, our literature, our religion, our arts, have their root in Greece.
Something that has always puzzled me all my life is why, when I am in special need of help, the good deed is usually done by somebody on whom I have no claim.