The world is always ready to receive talent with open arms. Very often it does not know what to do with genius.
Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes
A man may fulfill the object of his existence by asking a question he cannot...
It is very lonely sometimes, trying to play God.
Between two groups of people who want to make inconsistent kinds of worlds, I see...
Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum.
A great calamity is as old as the trilobites an hour after it has happened.
But friendship is the breathing rose, with sweets in every fold.
A goose flies by a chart which the Royal Geographical Society could not mend.
The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions.
Men do not quit playing because they grow old; they grow old because they quit...
The world is always ready to receive talent with open arms. Very often it does...
To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind, and sometimes against it....
I hate facts. I always say the chief end of man is to form general...
If a hug represented how much I loved you, I would hold you in my...
Science is a first-rate piece of furniture for a man's upper chamber, if he has...
Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts
If I were dying my last words would be: Have faith and pursue the unknown...
A good and true woman is said to resemble a Cremona fiddle: age but increases...
The Amen of nature is always a flower.
A person is always startled when he hears himself called old for the first time.
Rough work, iconoclasm, but the only way to get at truth.