Quotes by Henry Waldorf Francis

A court is a place where what was confused before becomes more unsettled than ever.

Henry Waldorf Francis

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One can survive everything, nowadays, except death, and live down everything except a good reputation.

Oscar Wilde

Ideas won't keep something must be done about them.

Alfred North Whitehead

The true spirit of delight, the exaltation, the sense of being more than Man, which is the touchstone of the highest excellence, is to be found in mathematics as surely as in poetry.

Bertrand Russell

No, it is remrable that everest did not yield to the first few attempts; it would have been suprising and not a little sad if it had, for that is not the way of great mountains.

Jon Krakauer, Into Thin Air

Faith, Hope, and Love remanined. And the greatest of these is Love.

1 Corinthians 13:13, 1 Corinthians 13:13

Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule. Nevertheless one had better know the rules, for they sometimes guide in doubtful cases, though not often.

Samuel Butler »

When I was a young man I vowed never to marry until I found the ideal woman. Well, I found her but, alas, she was waiting for the ideal man.

Alain »

Angels may be very excellent sort of folk in their own way, but we, poor mortals in our present state, would probably find them precious slow company.

Jerome K. Jerome »