Quotes by Edward Hoagland

The question of whether it's God's green earth is not at center stage, except in the sense that if so, one is reminded with some regularity that He may be dying.

Edward Hoagland

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One can acquire everything in solitude, except character.

Marie Stendhal

I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift would be curiosity.

Roosevelt, Eleanor

Wide-sounding Zeus takes away half a man's worth on the day when slavery comes upon him.

Homer

Treat all disasters as if they were trivialities but never treat a triviality as if it were a disaster.

Quentin Crisp

When elephants fight, it is the grass who suffers.

African Proverb

The fields were fruitful and starving men moved on the roads. The granaries were full and the children of the poor grew up rachitic.

John Steinbeck »

A husband is always a sensible man; he never thinks of marrying.

Alexandre Dumas »