Quotes by Willmott

The vain man is generally a doubter. It is Newton who sees himself as child on the sea shore, and his discoveries in the colored shell.

Willmott

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There was a perception that life here was-I won't say gray, that's hard for me-but beige.

Hanna Holborn Gray

The central struggle of parenthood is to let our hopes for our children outweigh our fears.

Ellen Goodman

By a curious confusion, many modern critics have passed from the proposition that a masterpiece may be unpopular to the other proposition that unless it is unpopular it cannot be a masterpiece.

G. K. Chesterton

To know one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Where observation is concerned, chance favors only the prepared mind.

Louis Pasteur, 1822-1895

Once harm has been done, even a fool understands it.

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Property has its duties as well as its rights.

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We must get beyond textbooks, go out into the bypaths... and tell the world the glories of our journey.

John Hope Franklin »