Quotes by C. V. R. Thompson

Washington is the only place where sound travels faster than light.

C. V. R. Thompson

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To be always fortunate, and to pass through life with a soul that has never known sorrow, is to be ignorant of one half of nature.

Seneca

He who walks in another's tracks leaves no footprints.

Joan Brannon

Nobody can be so amusingly arrogant as a young man who has just discovered an old idea and thinks it is his own.

Sydney Harris

That man is the richest whose pleasures are the cheapest.

Henry David Thoreau

After the game, the king and pawn go into the same box.

Italian Proverb

Man, unlike any other thing organic or inorganic in the universe, grows beyond his work, walks up the stairs of his concepts, emerges ahead of his accomplishments.

John Steinbeck »

The reason that there are so few good books written is that so few people who write know anything.

Walter Bagehot »