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


Manners are especially the need of the plain. The pretty can get away with anything.

Evelyn Waugh

Religion is a defense against the experience of God.

Carl Jung

Only mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the noonday sun.

Indian Proverb

If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.

Dale Carnegie

Almsgiving tends to perpetuate poverty aid does away with it once and for all. Almsgiving leaves a man just where he was before. Aid restores him to society as an individual worthy of all respect and not as a man with a grievance. Almsgiving is the generosity of the rich social aid levels up social inequalities. Charity separates the rich from the poor aid raises the needy and sets him on the same level with the rich.

Eva Pern

There are more things, Lucilius, that frighten us than injure us, and we suffer more in imagination than in reality. - Epistulae ad Lucilium

Lucius Annaeus Seneca »

We live at the level of our language. Whatever we can articulate we can imagine or explore. All you have to do to educate a child is leave him alone and teach him to read. The rest is brainwashing.

Ellen Gilcrist »