Quotes by Edward Abbey Vox Clamans in Deserto

The only thing worse than a knee-jerk liberal is a knee-pad conservative.

Edward Abbey Vox Clamans in Deserto

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If you feel yourself falling, let go and glide.

Steffen Francisco

Teenagers go to college to be with their boyfriends and girlfriends they go because they can't think of anything else to do they go because their parents want them to and sometimes because their parents don't want them to they go to find themselves, or to find a husband, or to get away from home, and sometimes even to find out about the world in which they live.

Harold Howe II

And when the future hinges on the next words that are said, Don't let logic interfere, believe your heart instead.

Philip Robinson

This is the true joy in life, the being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one the being thoroughly worn out before you are thrown on the scrap heap the being a force of Nature instead of a feverish selfish little clod of ailments and grievances complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you happy.

George Bernard Shaw

I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.

Harry Emerson Fosdick

No form of Nature is inferior to Art for the arts merely imitate natural forms.

Marcus Aurelius Antoninus »

What then have I done What, except yield to a natural feeling, inspired by beauty, sanctioned by virtue and kept at all times within the bounds of respect. It's innocent expression prompted not by hope but by trust.

Vicomte de Valmont »

One attraction of Latin is that you can immerse yourself in the poems of Horace and Catullus without fretting over how to say, Have a nice day.

Peter Brodie »