King's Favorite Quotations


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Wanting to meet an author because you like his work is like wanting to meet a duck because you like pat?.
    Margaret Atwood, novelist and poet (b. 1939 )

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

How beautiful it is to do nothing, and then rest afterward.
    Spanish proverb, ()

The most important discoveries will provide answers to questions that we do not yet know how to ask and will concern objects we have not yet imagined.
    John N. Bahcall, astrophysicist (1935-2005 )

Life is an adventure in forgiveness.
    Norman Cousins, author and editor (1915-1990)

Against my will, in the course of my travels, the belief that everything worth knowing was known at Cambridge gradually wore off. In this respect my travels were very useful to me.
    Bertrand Russell, philosopher, mathematician, author, Nobel laureate (1872-1970 )

We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home.
    Edward R. Murrow, journalist (1908-1965 )

One of the indictments of civilizations is that happiness and intelligence are so rarely found in the same person.
    William Feather, author, editor and publisher (1889-1981 )

Say not, 'I have found the truth,' but rather, 'I have found a truth.'
    Kahlil Gibran, mystic, poet, and artist (1883-1931 )

If any question why we died, Tell them, because our fathers lied.
    Rudyard Kipling, author, Nobel laureate (1865-1936 )

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