King's Favorite Quotations


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Being rich is having money; being wealthy is having time.
    Stephen Swid, executive (b. 1941 )

We find comfort among those who agree with us, growth among those who don't.
    Frank A. Clark, writer (1911- )

It is not so much our friends' help that helps us as the confident knowledge that they will help us.
    Epicurus, philosopher (c. 341-270 BCE)

Some people walk in the rain, others just get wet.
    Roger Miller, musician (1936-1992 )

When I feed the hungry, they call me a saint. When I ask why people are hungry, they call me a communist.
    Helder Camara, archbishop (1909-1999)

Seek not to follow in the footsteps of men of old; seek what they sought.
    Matsuo Basho, poet (1644-1694)

Politeness is the art of choosing among your thoughts.
    Madame de Stael, writer (1766-1817 )

I refuse to answer that question on the grounds that I don't know the answer.
    Douglas Adams, satirist (1952-2001 )

Tolerably early in life I discovered that one of the unpardonable sins, in the eyes of most people, is for a man to presume to go about unlabelled. The world regards such a person as the police do an unmuzzled dog, not under proper control.
    Thomas Henry Huxley, biologist and writer (1825-1895 )

It has been said that a pretty face is a passport. But it's not, it's a visa, and it runs out fast.
    Julie Burchill, writer and journalist (b. 1959)

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