Quotes by Holbrook Jackson

Be contented when you have got all you want.

Holbrook Jackson

Beware of your habits. The better they are the more surely they will be your undoing.

Holbrook Jackson

No man is ever old enough to know better.

Holbrook Jackson

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The fear of making permanent commitments can change the mutual love of husband and wife into two loves of self-two loves existing side by side, until they end in separation.

Pope John Paul II

Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.

W. Somerset Maugham

Intimacy is what makes a marriage, not a ceremony, not a piece of paper from the state.

Kathleen Norris

Money, we know, will fetch anything and command the service of any man.

George Washington »

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

Van Wyck Brooks »

We've arranged a civilization in which most crucial elements profoundly depend on science and technology. We have also arranged things so that almost no one understands science and technology. This is a prescription for disaster. We might get away with it for a while, but sooner or later this combustible mixture of ignorance and power is going to blow up in our faces.

Carl Sagan »