Quotes By Rote

We are the living links in a life force that moves and plays around and through us, binding the deepest soils with the farthest stars.

~ Alan Chadwick

You need more fact in the dangerous art of giving presents than in any other social action.
~ William Bolitho

We participate in a tragedy at a comedy we only look.
~ Aldous Huxley

Boys are found everywhere-on top of, underneath, inside of, climbing on, swinging from, running around or jumping to. Mothers love them, little girls hate them, older sisters and brothers tolerate them, adults ignore them and Heaven protects them. A boy is Truth with dirt on its face, Beauty with a cut on its finger, Wisdom with bubble gum in its hair and the Hope of the future with a frog in its pocket.
~ Alan Marshall Beck

I pay very little regard...to what any young person says on the subject of marriage. If they profess a disinclination for it, I only set it down that they have not yet seen the right person.
~ Jane Austen

Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The nearer you come into relation with a person, the more necessary do tact and courtesy become. Except in cases of necessity, which are rare, leave your friend to learn unpleasant things from his enemies they are ready enough to tell them.
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

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