Good as it is to inherit a library, it is better to collect one.
Birrell, Augustine quotes
- Aeschylus Quotes "From a small seed a mighty trunk may grow." ~Aeschylus"I'm not afraid of storms, for I'm learning to sail my ship." ~Aeschylus "It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered. " ~Aeschylus“Nothing forces us to know what we do not want to know." ~Aeschylus, The Oresteia (Everyman's Library)“There is advantage in the wisdom won from…
- "A truly great library contains something in it… "A truly great library contains something in it to offend everyone." - Jo Godwin
- Quotes on IMAGE "Beauty is but the sensible image of the Infinite. Like truth and justice it lives within us; like virtue and the moral law it is a companion of the soul." ~George Bancroft"He only half dies who leaves an image of himself in his sons. [It., Muore per meta chi lascia un' immagine di se stesso nei figi.]" ~Goldoni"My child, never judge a man because of…
- THOUGHT FOR TODAY: Good actions "Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others." ~Plato