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


The reputation of a thousand years may be determined by the conduct of one hour.

Japanese Proverb

A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man.

Lana Turner

Love thy neighbor, but pull not down thy hedge.

John Ray

It is a waste of energy to be angry with a man who behaves badly, just as it is to be angry with a car that won't go.

Bertrand Russell

Scientists are the easiest to fool. They think in straight, predictable, directable, and therefore misdirectable, lines. The only world they know is the one where everything has a logical explanation and things are what they appear to be. Children and conjurors - they terrify me. Scientists are no problem against them I feel quite confident.

James P. Hogan

Life was simple before World War II. After that, we had systems.

G. Hopper »

Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.

James Baldwin »

The loss of a friend is like that of a limb time may heal the anguish of the wound, but the loss cannot be repaired.

Robert Southey »