Quotes By Rote

The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.

~ Chinese Proverb

History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this period of social transition was not the strident clamor of the bad people, but the appalling silence of the good people.
~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

I can't say I was ever lost, but I was bewildered once for three days.
~ Daniel Boone

Derive happiness in oneself from a good day's work, from illuminating the fog that surrounds us.
~ Henri Matisse

Segregation is the adultery of an illicit intercourse between injustice and immorality.
~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

Hegel was right when he said that we learn from history that man can never learn anything from history.
~ George Bernard Shaw


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