A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and a pebble in the hand… (read more)
The superior man acquaints himself with many sayings of antiquity and many deeds of the past, in order to strengthen… (read more)
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations. The quotations, when engraved upon the… (read more)
A quotation, like a pun, should come unsought, and then be welcomed only for some propriety of felicity justifying the… (read more)
I pick my favourite quotations and store them in my mind as ready armour, offensive or defensive, amid the struggle… (read more)
She had a pretty gift for quotation, which is a serviceable substitute for wit.
The ability to quote is a serviceable substitute for wit.
A quotation in a speech, article or book is like a rifle in the hands of an infantryman. It speaks… (read more)