Quotes By Rote

Desperation is sometimes as powerful an inspirer as genius.

~ Benjamin Disraeli

We cannot command nature except by obeying her.
~ Francis Bacon

As we reach midlife . we are not prepared for the idea that time can run out on us, or for the startling truth that if we don't hurry to pursue our own definition of a meaningful existence, life can become a repetition of trivial maintenance duties.
~ Gail Sheehy

Though defensive violence will always be 'a sad necessity' in the eyes of men of principle, it would be still more unfortunate if wrongdoers should dominate just men.
~ Saint Augustine

Love endures only when the lovers love many things together and not merely each other.
~ Walter Lippmann

I cannot pretend to feel impartial about colours. I rejoice with the brilliant ones and am genuinely sorry for the poor browns.
~ Sir Winston Churchill


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