Quotes By Rote

Men moving only in an official circle are apt to become merely official -- not to say arbitrary -- in their ideas, and are apter and apter with each passing day to forget that they only hold power in a representative capacity.

~ William Adams

The sands are number'd that make up my life.
~ William Shakespeare

Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
~ Mahatma Gandhi

The superior man makes the difficulty to be overcome his first interest success only comes later.
~ Confucius

Morality, taken as apart from religion, is but another name for decency in sin. It is just that negative species of virtue which consists in not doing what is scandalously depraved and wicked. But there is no heart of holy principle in it, any more than there is in the grosser sin.
~ Horace Bushnell

Leave each one his touch of folly it helps to lighten life's burden which, if he could see himself as he is, might be too heavy to carry.
~ John Lancaster Spalding


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