Quotes by George E. Woodbury

Always begin anew with the day, just as nature does it is one of the sensible things that nature does.

George E. Woodbury

Other Great Authors


I can't give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure try to please everybody all the time.

Herbert Bayard Swope

The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. The trite subjects of human efforts, possessions, outward success, luxury have always seemed to me contemptible.

Albert Einstein

Though boys throw stones at frogs in sport, the frogs do not die in sport, but in earnest.

Bion

Hither the heroes and nymphs resort,To taste awhile the pleasures of a courtIn various talk th'instuctive hours they past,Who gave the ball, or paid the visit lastOne speaks the glory of the British Queen,And one describes a charming Indian screenlA third interprets motions, looks and eyesAt every word a reputation dies.

Alexander Pope

The greatest failure is a person who never admits that he can be a failure.

Gerald N. Weiskott

Well has it been said that there is no grief like the grief which does not speak.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow »

The mere mechanical technique of acting can be taught, but the spirit that is to give life to lifeless forms must be born in a man. No dramatic college can teach its pupils to think or to feel. It is Nature who makes our artists for us, though it may be Art who taught them their right mode of expression.

Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde »