Quotes By Rote

For it is mutual trust, even more than mutual interest that holds human associations together. Our friends seldom profit us but they make us feel safe... Marriage is a scheme to accomplish exactly that same end.

~ H.L. Mencken

Resolve to be thyself and know, that he who finds himself, loses his misery.
~ Matthew Arnold

One must be a wise reader to quote wisely and well.
~ Amos Bronson Alcott

Censure is the tax a man pays to the public for being eminent.
~ Jonathan Swift

But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
~ Carl Sagan

Success without honor is an unseasoned dish it will satisfy your hunger, but it won't taste good.
~ Joe Paterno


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