Between two groups of people who want to make inconsistent kinds of worlds, I see no remedy but force.
Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Oliver Wendell Holmes Quotes
Stupidity often saves a man from going mad.
A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its...
Nature, when she invented, manufactured, and patented her authors, contrived to make critics out of...
Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The...
It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living.
One's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
To have doubted one's own first principles is the mark of a civilized man.
A man may fulfil the object of his existence by asking a question he cannot...
Every calling is great when greatly pursued.
Happiness consists in activity. It is running steam, not a stagnant pool.
Rough work, iconoclasm, but the only way to get at truth.
The bigot is like the pupil of the eye, the more light you put upon...
Simple people... are very quick to see the live facts which are going on about...
The mode by which the inevitable comes to pass is effort.
The world's great men have not commonly been great scholars, nor its great scholars great...
Don't be consistent but be simple true.
Laughter and tears are meant to turn the wheels of the same machinery of sensibility;...
It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom...
If wise men were hairs the world would need a wig
I offer you peace. I offer you love. I offer you friendship. I see your...