He is great who is what he is from Nature, and who never reminds us of others.
Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)
Source: Representative Men. Uses of Great Men.
Contributed by: Zaady
He is one of those wise philanthropists who in a time of famine would vote for nothing but a supply of toothpicks.
Source: Douglas Jerrold's Wit.
He thought it happier to be dead, To die for Beauty, than live for bread.
As for the brandy, "nothing extenuate;" and the water, put nought in in malice.
Source: Shakespeare Grog.
Every action is measured by the depth of the sentiment from which it proceeds.
Source: Spiritual Laws.
I find the Englishman to be him of all men who stands firmest in his shoes.
In fact, it is as difficult to appropriate the thoughts of others as it is to invent.
Source: Quotation and Originality.
A blessed companion is a book,-a book that fitly chosen is a life-long friend.
A creative economy is the fuel of magnificence.
A man is a bundle of relations, a knot of roots, whose flower and fruitage is the world.
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