Quotes by Romare Beardon

Every artist wants his work to be permanent. But what is The Aswan Dam covered some of the greatest art in the world. Venice is sinking. Great books and pictures were lost in the Florence floods. In the meantime we still enjoy butterflies.

Romare Beardon

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One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.

Albert Einstein

To follow, without halt, one aim There's the secret of success.

Anna Pavlova

Do not remove a fly from your friend's forehead with a hatchet.

Chinese Proverb

You begin saving the world by saving one person at a time all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.

Charles Bukowski

There is no despair so absolute as that which comes with the first moments of our first great sorrow, when we have not yet known what it is to have suffered and be healed, to have despaired and have recovered hope.

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Education is the best provision for old age.

Aristotle »

It is not the young people that degenerate they are not spoiled till those of mature age are already sunk into corruption.

Baron de la Brede et de Montesquieu »