A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.
Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall.
The bigot is like the pupil of the eye, the more light you put upon...
Age, like distance, lends a double charm.
Truth, when not sought after, rarely comes to light
The very aim and end of our institutions is just this: that we may think...
Old books, you know well, are books of the world's youth, and new books are...
The greatest act of faith is when a man understands he is not God.
A goose flies by a chart which the Royal Geographical Society could not mend.
A man may fulfil the object of his existence by asking a question he cannot...
Husband and wife come to look alike at last
Nature has but one judgment on wrong conduct - if you can call that a...
The man flaps about with a bunch of feathers: the woman goes to work softly...
Do not be bullied out of your common sense by the specialist; two to one,...
The man who is always worrying about whether or not his soul would be damned...
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness
There is no time like the old time, when you and I were young!
Language is the blood of the soul into which thoughts run and out of which...
Rough work, iconoclasm, but the only way to get at truth.
One's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
I hate facts. I always say the chief end of man is to form general...