King's Favorite Quotations


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Truth never damages a cause that is just.
    Mohandas K. Gandhi, statesman (1869-1948 )

The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently.
    Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche, philosopher (1844-1900 )

I have often wondered how it is that every man loves himself more than all the rest of men, but yet sets less value on his own opinion of himself than on the opinion of others.
    Marcus Aurelius, philosopher (121-180 )

Too many people spend money they haven't earned, to buy things they don't want, to impress people they don't like.
    Will Rogers, humorist (1879-1935 )

What can be asserted without proof can be dismissed without proof.
    Christopher Hitchens, author and journalist (b. 1949 )

There's no money in poetry, but then there's no poetry in money, either.
    Robert Graves, poet and novelist (1895-1985 )

There is nothing worse than a sharp image of a fuzzy concept.
    Ansel Adams, photographer (1902-1984 )

The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
    Jean-Paul Sartre, writer and philosopher (1905-1980)

Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not.
    Samuel Johnson, lexicographer (1709-1784 )

An age is called Dark not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it.
    James Albert Michener, novelist (1907-1997 )

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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."