King's Favorite Quotations

    
    

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It is not what we do, but also what we do not do, for which we are accountable.
    Moliere, actor and playwright (1622-1673)

Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
    Kahlil Gibran, mystic, poet, and artist (1883-1931 )

Before criticizing someone, walk a mile in their shoes. Then, when you do criticize them, you will be a mile away and have their shoes.
    Stuart Smalley, Saturday Night Live character (Al Franken) ( )

A child's education should begin at least one hundred years before he is born.
    Oliver Wendell Holmes, poet, novelist, essayist, and physician (1809-1894 )

In youth we feel richer for every new illusion; in maturer years, for every one we lose.
    Madame Anne Sophie Swetchine, mystic (1782-1857 )

Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
    John F. Kennedy, 35th US president (1917-1963)

Wit is educated insolence.
    Aristotle, philosopher (384-322 BCE )

The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives.
    Albert Einstein, physicist, Nobel laureate (1879-1955 )

The highest result of education is tolerance.
    Helen Keller, author and lecturer (1880-1968 )

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

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