An idea can turn to dust or magic depending upon the talent that rubs against it
Spanish Cookies – Almond Cookies – Crispy Polvorones
It is said an Eastern monarch once charged his wise men to invent him a sentence to be ever in view, and which should be true and appropriate in all times and situations. They presented him the words: ‘And this, too, shall pass away.’ How much it expresses! How chastening in the hour of pride! How consoling in the depths of affliction! The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln edited by Roy P. Basler, Volume III, Address Before the Wisconsin State Agricultural Society, Milwaukee, Wisconsin (September 30, 1859), pp. 481-482.
– Abraham Lincoln
The blemishes of the mind, like those of the face, increase by age
Famous Quotes – La Rochefoucauld
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Quotes About Science
That Professor Goddard with his “chair” in Clark College and the countenancing of the Smithsonian Institution does not know the relation of action to reaction, and of the need to have something better than a vacuum against which to react – to say that would be absurd. Of course, he only seems to lack the knowledge ladled out daily in high schools.
– About Robert Goddard’s rocket work Unidentified New York Times editorial, 1921 Eventually retracted in New York Times, unidentified article/editorial, July 17, 1969
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Quotes About Life
Dream as if you’ll live forever, live as if you’ll die today.
– James Dean
The Man Who Sold Hot Dogs
I am much indebted to the good Christian people of the country for their constant prayers and consolations; and to no one of them, more than to yourself.
— September 4, 1864 – Letter to Eliza Gurney
– Abraham Lincoln
Quotes about Peace
Peace will come wherever it is sincerely invited.
– Alice Walker