Quotes by Francis A. Carter

There is only one way in which a person acquires a new idea; by combination or association of two or more ideas he already has into a new juxtaposition in such a manner as to discover a relationship among them of which he was not previously aware.

Francis A. Carter

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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

Take rest a field that has rested gives a bountiful crop.

Ovid

Of what shall a man be proud, if he is not proud of his friends

Robert Louis Stephenson

A wise man first thinks and then speaks and a fool speaks first and then thinks.

Hazrat Ali Ibn-e-Abi Talib, Nahj-ul-Balagha Sermons and sayings Compilation

As I bit into the nectarine, it had a crisp juiciness about it that was very pleasurable---until I realized it wasn't a nectarine at all, but A HUMAN HEAD

Jack Handey Deep Thoughts

Hear me, my chiefs I am tired. My heart is sick and sad. From where the sun now stands, I will fight no more forever.

Chief Joseph »

The person who knows how to laugh at himself will never cease to be amused.

Shirley MacLaine »