Quotes by Christian Nestell Bovee

For God's sake don't say yes until I've finished talking.

Christian Nestell Bovee

No man is happy without a delusion of some kind. Delusions are as necessary to our happiness as realities.

Christian Nestell Bovee

The next best thing to being witty one's self, is to be able to quote another's wit.

Christian Nestell Bovee

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The United States has the power to destroy the world, but not the power to save it alone.

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Drag your thoughts away from your troubles.. by the ears, by the heels, or any other way you can manage it.

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Fashion, which elevates the bad to the level of the good, subsqequently turns its back on bad and good alike.

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We can have facts without thinking but we cannot have thinking without facts.

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To be proud of virtue is to poison oneself with the antidote.

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The shades of night were falling fast,As though an Alpine village passedA youth, who bore, 'mid snow and ice,A banner with the strange device,ExcelsiorHis brow was sad his eye beneath,Flashed like a falchion from its sheath,And like a silver clarion rungThe accents of that unknown tongue,Excelsior

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