Quotes By Rote

Death is not the worst rather, in vain To wish for death, and not to compass it.

~ Sophocles

To measure the man, measure his heart.
~ Malcolm Stevenson Forbes

The world is not yet exhaused let me see something tomorrow which I never saw before.
~ Samuel Johnson

There are some people, you know, they think the way to be a big man is to shout and stomp and raise hell-and then nothing ever really happens. I'm not like that ... I never shoot blanks.
~ Richard Milhous Nixon

Should we continue to look upwards Is the light we can see in the sky one of those which will presently be extinguished The ideal is terrifying to behold, lost as it is in the depths, small, isolated, a pin-point, brilliant but threatened on all sides by the dark forces that surround it nevertheless, no more in danger than a star in the jaws of the clouds. (Les Miserables)
~ Victor Hugo

You do ill if you praise, but worse if you censure, what you do not understand.
~ Leonardo DaVinci


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