Quotes by Charles Boyle

Testimony is like an arrow shot from a long-bow; its force depends on the strength of the hand that draws it. But argument is like an arrow from a cross-bow, which has equal force if drawn by a child or a man.

Charles Boyle

Other Great Authors

I have my faults, but changing my tune is not one of them.

Samuel Beckett

I have left orders to be awakened at any time in case of national emergency, even if I'm in a cabinet meeting.

Ronald Reagan

To keep the fire burning brightly, there's one easy rule keep the two logs together, near enough to keep each other warm and far enough apart -- about a finger's breadth -- for breathing room. Good fire, good marriage, same rule.

Marnie Reed Crowell

The gods are just, and of our pleasant vicesMake instruments to plague us.

William Shakespeare, King Lear, Act 5 scene 3

Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is a nobler art of leaving things undone.The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of nonessentials.

Lin Yutang, O Magazine, October 2002

Language is a living, kicking, growing, flitting, evolving reality, and the teacher should spontaneously reflect its vibrant and protean qualities.

John A. Rassias »

Friends are great and always seem to work by the appropriate will of God.

Jason Mraz »

No man knows how bad he is till he has tried very hard to be good.

C. S. Lewis »