Quotes by Tillotson

To be able to bear provocation is an argument of great reason, and to forgive it of a great mind.

Tillotson

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We ought not to judge of men's merits by their qualifications, but by the use they make of them.

Richard Cecil

The function of the press in society is to inform, but its role in society is to make money.

A. J. Liebling

The intelligent man finds almost everything ridiculous, the sensible man hardly anything.

Johann von Goethe

Good poetry seems too simple and natural a thing that when we meet it we wonder that all men are not always poets. Poetry is nothing but healthy speech.

Henry David Thoreau

If you have a harem of 40 women, you never get to know any of them very well.

Warren Buffett

The master class has always declared the wars; the subject class has always fought the battles. The master class had all to gain and nothing to lose, while the subject class has had nothing to gain and all to lose - especially their lives.

Eugene V. Debs »

Loving a child doesn't mean giving in to all his whims to love him is to bring out the best in him, to teach him to love what is difficult.

Nadia Boulanger »