King's Favorite Quotations


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Be regular and orderly in your life so that you may be violent and original in your work.
    Gustave Flaubert, novelist (1821-1880 )

Truth has no special time of its own. Its hour is now -- always.
    Albert Schweitzer, philosopher, physician, musician, nobelis (1875-1965 )

The art of life is to know how to enjoy a little and to endure much.
    William Hazlitt, essayist (1778-1830 )

No amount of belief makes something a fact.
    James Randi, magician and skeptic ((b. 1928) )

Doubt everything at least once, even the proposition that two times two equals four.
    Georg Christoph Lichtenberg, scientist and philosopher (1742-1799 )

Only the madman is absolutely sure.
    Robert Anton Wilson, novelist (1932-2007 )

Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play.
    Heraclitus, philosopher (c. 540-470 BCE )

A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart, his next to escape the censures of the world.
    Joseph Addison, essayist and poet (1672-1719 )

Thank everyone who calls out your faults, your anger, your impatience, your egotism; do this consciously, voluntarily.
    Jean Toomer, poet and novelist (1894-1967 )

I may be a despicable person, but when Truth speaks through me I am invincible.
    Mohandas K. Gandhi, statesman (1869-1948 )

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Most of the quotes on my site were selected from my free subscription to Anu Garg's "A Word A Day."