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

Other Great Authors

Every mile is two in winter.

George Herbert

College football would be more interesting if the faculty played instead of the students - there would be a great increase in broken arms, legs and necks.

H. L. Mencken

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.

Albert Einstein

In reality, serendipity accounts for one percent of the blessings we receive in life, work and love. The other 99 percent is due to our efforts.

Peter McWilliams

I always like to know everything about my new friends, and nothing about my old ones.

Oscar Wilde

Everybody in this life has their challenges and difficulties. That is part of our mortal test. . . . Peace comes through hope.

James E. Faust »

Never deprive someone of hope; it might be all they have.

H. Jackson Brown Jr. »

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William Arthur Ward »