The real purpose of books is to trap the mind into doing its own thinking.
Quote by Christopher Morley
We call a child's mind small simply by habit; perhaps it is larger than ours...
There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning and yearning.
I had a million questions to ask God: but when I met Him, they all...
Lots of times you have to pretend to join a parade in which you're not...
Only the sinner has a right to preach
Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one...
A human being: an ingenious assembly of portable plumbing.
Dancing is wonderful training for girls, it's the first way you learn to guess what...
Cleanliness is indeed next to godliness.
Life is a foreign language; all men mispronounce it.
There is only one success - to be able to spend your life in your...
We've had bad luck with children; they've all grown up
Only the sinner has the right to preach.
There is only one rule for being a good talker - learn to listen.
If we discovered that we only had five minutes left to say all that we...
Why do they put the Gideon bibles only in the bedrooms, where it's usually too...
Life is a foreign language: all men mispronounce it
It is unfair to blame man too fiercely for being pugnacious; he learned the habit...
The bicycle, the bicycle surely, should always be the vehicle of novelists and poets.
Words are a commodity in which there is never any slump.