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

Other Great Authors


If a man should importune me to give a reason why I loved him, I find it could no otherwise be expressed, than by making answer because it was he, because it was I.

W. Somerset Maugham

Space is big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind- bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the road to the drug store, but that's just peanuts to space.

Douglas Adams

I want to make a policy statement. I am unabashedly in favor of women. (On appointing 10 women to top government positions)

Lyndon B. Johnson

As citizens of this democracy, you are the rulers and the ruled, the law-givers and the law-abiding, the beginning and the end.

Adlai Ewing Stevenson

If you do not wish to be prone to anger, do not feed the habit give it nothing which may tend to its increase.

Epictetus

Dad always thought laughter was the best medicine, which I guess is why several of us died of tuberculosis.

Jack Handey Deep Thoughts »

In the province of the mind, what one believes to be true either is true or becomes true.

John Lilly »