Quotes by Augustine Birrell

Any ordinary man can...surround himself with two thousand books...and thenceforward have at least one place in the world in which it is possible to be happy.

Augustine Birrell

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Let not the sun go down upon your wrath.

Ephesians 426 Bible New Testament

It is an old maxim of mine that when you have excluded the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.

Conan Doyle

People learn something every day, and a lot of times it's that what they learned the day before was wrong.

Bill Vaughan

The road to success is always under construction.

Jim Miller

CHRIS The bane and blessing of human nature. That old cat killer, curiosity. Something so deeply embedded in our psyches that it screams to us from ancient myths of Pandora. Eve. Lot's wife. JOEL Eve lost paradise, Lot's wife was turned into a pillar of salt. Knowledge doesn't come cheap my friend. CHRIS Good or bad, curiosity is woven into our DNA like tonsils or like the opposable thumb. It's the fire under the ass of the human experience

Jeffrey Vlaming

Men are like steel. When they lose their temper, they lose their worth.

Chuck Norris »

Hell, there are no rules here-- we're trying to accomplish something.

Thomas Alva Edison »