Without the perfect sympathy with the animals around them, no gentleman's education, no Christian education, could be of any possible use.
John Ruskin (1819 - 1900)
Contributed by: Zaady
Of all the things you wear, your expression is the most important.
I have seen, and heard, much of Cockney impudence before now; but never expected to hear a coxcomb ask two hundred guineas for flinging a pot of paint in the public's face.
All books are divisible into two classes: the books of the hour, and the books of all time.
Source: Sesame and Lilies
What do we, as a nation, care about books? How much do you think we spend altogether on our libraries, public or private, as compared with what we spend on our horses? [cars?]
But whether thus submissively or not, at least be sure that you go to the author to get at his meaning, not to find yours.
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