Quotes by Sir Compton MacKenzie

The only mystery about the cat is why it ever decided to become a domesticated animal

Sir Compton MacKenzie

Other Great Authors

We can't begin to understand what God has planned for us, But we face each day with a smile, and in his name we trust For in this vast world.....is Love If only we could see the dove It seems sometimes he doesn't care When things get rough and hard to bear But with our Faith we can survive Because in our hearts HE is Alive

Beth Knight

The process of scientific discovery is, in effect, a continual flight from wonder.

Albert Einstein

A man said to the universe 'Sir, I exist' 'However,' replied the universe. 'The fact has not created in me A sense of obligation.'

Stephen Crane

Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit.

e.e. cummings

Life is but a walking Shadow, a poor Player That struts and frets his Hour upon the Stage, And then is heard no more; It is a tall Tale, Told by an Idiot, full of Sound and Fury, Signifying nothing."

William Shakespeare, Macbeth, Act V, Scene V MacBeth

Whenever a man does a thoroughly stupid thing, it is always from the noblest motives.

Oscar Wilde »

We shall not cease from exploration and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started-- and know the place for the first time.

T. S Eliot »

Simply pushing harder within the old boundaries will not do.

Karl Weick »