Quotes by Miguel De Cervantes, Don Quixote de la Mancha

When life itself seems lunatic, who knows where madness lies? Perhaps to be too practical may be madness. To surrender dreams, this may be madness. To seek treasures where there is only trash...Too much sanity may be madness, and maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.

Miguel De Cervantes, Don Quixote de la Mancha

Other Great Authors


Few people can be happy unless they hate some other person, nation, or creed.

Bertrand Russell

Yield not to evils, but attack all the more boldly.

Virgil

Do not assume that she who seeks to comfort you now, lives untroubled among the simple and quiet words that sometimes do you good. Her life may also have much sadness and difficulty, that remains far beyond yours. Were it otherwise, she would never have been able to find these words.

Rainer Maria Rilke

Platitude an idea (a) that is admitted to be true by everyone, and (b) that is not true.

H.L. Mencken

To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The Irish are a fair people - they never speak well of one anothe

Samuel Johnson »

Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has given up worrying once and for all.

Ovid »