Quotes by William M. Holden

Hell is paved with good Samaritans.

William M. Holden

Other Great Authors


The rule is perfect in all matters of opinion our adversaries are insane.

Mark Twain

Nothing is more terrible than ignorance in action.

Johann von Goethe

True love allows each person to follow his or her own path, aware that doing so can never drive them apart.

Paulo Coelho, Brida

Education is a companion which no misfortune can depress, no crime can destroy, no enemy can alienate,no despotism can enslave. At home, a friend, abroad, an introduction, in solitude a solace and in society an ornament.It chastens vice, it guides virtue, it gives at once grace and government to genius. Without it, what is man A splendid slave, a reasoning savage.

Joseph Addison

If the radiance of a thousand suns were to burst at once into the sky that would be like the splendor of the Mighty One... I am become Death, the Shatterer of Worlds.

J. Robert Oppenheimer, Quoting The Bhagavad Gita,Alamogordo, New Mexico, 1945

There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge.

Bertrand Russell »

No. Men should die for lies. But the truth is too precious to die for.

Terry Pratchett, Small Gods »