Quotes

Ayn Rand Quote


“Every form of happiness is private. Our greatest moments are personal, self-motivated, not to be touched.” — Ayn Rand

Joseph Conrad Quote


“It is respectable to have no illusions — and safe, and profitable, and dull.” — Joseph Conrad

T.S. Elliot Quote


“Our high respect for a well read person is praise enough for literature.” — T.S. Eliot

Friedrich Nietzsche Quote


“The true task of the overman is to overcome himself, not others, and to do so by sculpturing his impulses and thoughts and inheritances into a willed unity that could be called style.” — Friedrich Nietzsche

G.K. Chesterton Quote


“Without education we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously.” — G.K. Chesterton

Franz Kafka Quote


“Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.” — Franz Kafka

Alexandr Solzhenitsyn Quote


“The sole substitute for an experience we have not ourselves lived through is art and literature.” — Alexandr Solzhenitsyn

Ralph Waldo Emerson Quote


“Excellence is lost sight of in the hunger for sudden performance and praise: a few years will show the advantage of the real master over the short popularity of the showman.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson