Quotes by Eleanor Marx

By the time your life is finished, you will have learned just enough to begin it well.

Eleanor Marx

Other Great Authors

Chastity is a monkish and evangelical superstition, a greater foe to natural temperance even than unintellectual sensuality; it strikes at the root of all domestic happiness, and consigns more than half of the human race to misery.


I am who I choose to be. I always have been what I chose.though not always what I pleased.

Lois McMaster Bujold, Memory, 1996

The law is sic a ass - a idiot.

Charles Dickens

To be a good soldier, you must love the army. To be a good commander, you must be willing to order the death of the thing you love.

Robert E. Lee, Conversation with Gen. Longstreet

Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity opinions which differ from the prejudices of their social environment. Most people are even incapable of forming such opinions.

Albert Einstein

The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to learn.

Marcus Tullius Cicero »

If I only had a little humility, I'd be perfect.

Ted Turner »