Quotes

11 November 2014

Evil is like water, it abounds, is cheap, soon fouls, but runs itself clear of taint.

11 November 2014

A lawyer's dream of Heaven: Every man reclaimed his own property at the resurrection, and each tried to recover it from all his forefathers.

11 November 2014

To know is to know the things belonging to one's peace.

11 November 2014

Our ideas are for the most part like bad sixpences, and we spend our lives trying to pass them on one another.

11 November 2014

The want of money is the root of all evil.

11 November 2014

A man may begin as a bad sound, or even as a bad echo, but he is to be distrusted if he begins as a good echo.

11 November 2014

Priests are not men of the world; it is not intended that they should be; and a University training is the one best adapted to prevent their becoming so.

11 November 2014

The little Strangs say the "good words," as they call them, before going to bed, aloud and at their father's knee, or rather in the pit of his stomach. One of them was lately heard to say "Forgive us our christmasses as we forgive them that christmas against us."

11 November 2014

The youth of an art is, like the youth of anything else, its most interesting period. When it has come to the knowledge of good and evil it is stronger, but we care less about it.

11 November 2014

It is a wise tune that knows its own father, and I like my music to be the legitimate offspring of respectable parents.

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