Quotes by John Viscount Morley

Even good opinions are worth very little unless we hold them in the broad, intelligent, and spacious way.

John Viscount Morley

It is not enough to do good one must do it the right way.

John Viscount Morley

Other Great Authors


He had a big head and a face so ugly it became almost fascinating.

Ayn Rand

We know very little, and yet it is astonishing that we know so much, and still more astonishing that so little knowledge can give us so much power.

Bertrand Russell

He Harris felt the loyalty we all feel to unhappiness -- the sense that that is where we really belong.

Henry Graham Greene

Whoever feels pain in hearing a good character of his neighbor, will feel a pleasure in the reverse. And those who despair to rise in distinction by their virtues, are happy if others can be depressed to a level of themselves.

Benjamin Franklin

The obvious is always least understood

Prince Klemens Wenzel Nepomuk Lothar von Metternich »

The Christian resolution to find the world ugly and bad has made the world ugly and bad.

Friedrich Nietzsche »