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Ralph Waldo Emerson
The profoundest thought or passion sleeps as in a mine, until an equal mind and heart finds and publishes it.
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Albert Einstein
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science.
Albert Einstein Permalink
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Amos Alcott
One must be a wise reader to quote wisely and well.
Amos Alcott Permalink
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Apothegms to thinking minds are the seeds from which spring vast fields of new thought, that may be further cultivated, beautified, and enlarged.
Allan Ramsay Permalink
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Anecdotes and maxims are rich treasures to the man of the world, for he knows how to introduce the former at fit place in conversation.
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Be careful, - with quotations you can damn anything
Andre Malraux Permalink
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Christian Nevell Bovee
Next to being witty yourself, the best thing is being able to quote another's wit.
Christian Nevell Bovee Permalink
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Apothegms are portable wisdom, the quintessential extracts of thought and feelings.
William Alger Permalink
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Three market participants are down at the moment. As a result they are not able to generate quotations over our network. The market is open and operating otherwise.
Scott Peterson Permalink
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
He presents me with what is always an acceptable gift who brings me news of a great thought before unknown. He enriches me without impoverishing himself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson Permalink
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William Maugham
The ability to quote is a serviceable substitute for wit.
William Maugham Permalink
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George Bernard Shaw
I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation.
George Bernard Shaw Permalink
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Robertson Davies
Too much traffic with a quotation book begets a conviction of ignorance in a sensitive reader. Not only is there a mass of quotable stuff he never quotes, but an even vaster realm of which he has never heard.
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Rudyard Kipling
He wrapped himself in quotations - as a beggar would enfold himself in the purple of Emperors
Rudyard Kipling Permalink
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I have not always in my dealings with General de Gaulle found quotations from Trafalgar and Waterloo necessarily productive, and he has been very tactful about the Battle of Hastings.
Harold Wilson Permalink
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Susan Sontag
The taste for quotations (and for the juxtaposition of incongruous quotations) is a Surrealist taste.
Susan Sontag Permalink
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Misquotations are the only quotations that are never misquoted.
Hesketh Pearson Permalink
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Our best thoughts come from others.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
The adventitious beauty of poetry may be felt in the greater delight with a verse given in a happy quotation than in the poem.
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Samuel Johnson
Classical quotation is the parole of literary men all over the world.
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Life itself is a quotation.
Jorge Borges Permalink
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Ashleigh Brilliant
With all deference to Chairman Mao and other authors whose quotations derive from longer works, it seemed that I was becoming the world's first writer of self-contained ready-made quotations
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Benjamin Disraeli
When we would prepare the mind by a forcible appeal, and opening quotation is a symphony precluding on the chords those tones we are about to harmonize.
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Most anthologists... of quotations are like those who eat cherries... first picking the best ones and winding up by eating everything.
Chamfort Permalink
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Dorothy Rothschild Parker
I might repeat to myself slowly and soothingly, a list of quotations beautiful from minds profound - if I can remember any of the damn things.
Dorothy Rothschild Parker Permalink
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After all, all he did was string together a lot of old, well-known quotations.
H.L. Mencken, Permalink
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Everything has been thought of before, but the problem is to think of it again.
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For men are prone to go it blind along the calf-paths of the mind<br/>To do what other men have done. They follow in the beaten track, and out and in, and forth and back, and still their devious course pursue, to keep the path that others do.
Sam Foss Permalink
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It is always the same: women bedeck themselves with jewels and furs, and men with wit and quotations.
Maurice Chevalier Permalink
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Dorothy Sayers
I always have a quotation for everything -- it saves original thinking.
Dorothy Sayers Permalink
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