Quotes by Madam Guizot

Modesty is a shining light it prepares the mind to receive knowledge, and the heart for truth.

Madam Guizot

Modesty is a shining light; it prepares the mind to receive knowledge, and the heart for truth.

Madam Guizot

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I do not care to belong to a club that accepts people like me as members.

Groucho Marx

One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.

Thomas Fuller

I confess I do not know why, but looking at the stars always makes me dream.

Vincent Van Gogh

For rarely are sons similar to their fathers most are worse, and a few are better than their fathers.

Homer

History is an account mostly false, of events mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers, mostly knaves, and soldiers, mostly fools.

Ambrose Gwinett Bierce »

He would come in and say he changed his mind -- which was a gilded figure of speech, because he didn't have any.

Mark Twain »