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A Quote by Lewis Carroll on nonsense, sensibility, camparison, and dictionary

You may call it "nonsense" if you like, but I've heard nonsense, compared with which that would be as sensible as a dictionary!

Lewis Carroll (1832 - 1898)

Source: Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There, Pages: Chapter 2

Contributed by: Tsuya

A Quote by Arthur Brisbane on success, work, and dictionary

The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work.

Arthur Brisbane (1864 - 1936)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Nathaniel Hawthorne on dictionary, evil, good, innocence, and words

Words, - so innocent and powerless are they, as standing in a dictionary; how potent for good and evil they become to one who knows how to combine them!

Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804 - 1864)

Source: The Works of Nathaniel Hawthorne

Contributed by: Zaady

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