Don Marquis Quotes

Publishing a volume of verse is like dropping a rose petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo.

~ Don Marquis

Man cannot be uplifted he must be seduced into virtue.

~ Don Marquis

If you make people think they're thinking, they'll love you But if you really make them think, they'll hate you.

~ Don Marquis

A hypocrite is a person who--but who isn't

~ Don Marquis

The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.

~ Don Marquis

Pity the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.

~ Don Marquis

Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday.

~ Don Marquis

Ideas pull the trigger, but instinct loads the gun.

~ Don Marquis

anger - art - aging - adversity - beauty - balance - change - confusion - courage - character - death - dreams - determination - education - excellence - family - friendship - funny - giving - goals - happiness - hope - honesty - integrity - imagination - joy - justice - kindness - kissing - knowledge - life - love - leadership - money - music - marriage - motivation - mistakes - nature - overcoming - optimism - opportunity - perspective - patience - peace - quality - quitting - questions - quiet - respect - relationships - reading - success - strength - stress - smiling - teaching - time - trust - unity - understanding - vision - values - victory - war - writing - winning - wisdom - waiting - youth -


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