Quotes by James Price Salsman

In an optimal world, I would not be necessary.

James Price Salsman

Other Great Authors

They crucified Jesus not because they disliked what he said, but because they couldn't take it

Paul Sherer

The creative impulses of man are always at war with the possessive impulses.

Van Wyck Brooks

I am certain of nothing but the holiness of the heart's affections and the truth of imagination. What the imagination seizes as beauty must be truth - whether it existed before or not.

John Keats

Many of us spend our whole lives running from feeling with the mistaken belief that you cannot bear the pain. But you have already borne the pain. What you have not done is feel all you are beyond the pain.


Do thou restrain the haughty spirit in thy breast, for better far is gentle courtesy.


In this life he laughs longest who laughs last.

John Masefield »

A man who could build a church, as one may say, by squinting at a sheet of paper.

Charles Dickens »