More From John Henry Newman
- "A great memory is never made synonymous with wisdom, any more than a dictionary would be called a treatise."
- "From the age of fifteen, dogma has been the fundamental principle of my religion: I know no other religion; I cannot enter into the idea of any other sort of religion; religion, as a mere sentiment, is to me a dream and a mockery."
- "Let us take things as we find them: let us not attempt to distort them into what they are not… We cannot make facts. All our wishing cannot change them. We must use them."
More In Change
- "The mind is never satisfied with the objects immediately before it, but is always breaking away from the present moment, and losing itself in schemes of future felicity… The natural flights of the human mind are not from pleasure to pleasure, but from hope to hope."― Samuel Johnson
- "Wars of nations are fought to change maps. But wars of poverty are fought to map change."― Muhammad Ali
- "Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change."― Frank Lloyd Wright