More From Robert Staughton Lynd
- "Most of us can remember a time when a birthday – especially if it was one’s own – brightened the world as if a second sun has risen."
- "Cut quarrels out of literature, and you will have very little history or drama or fiction or epic poetry left."
- "Friendship will not stand the strain of very much good advice for very long."
More In Power
- "Those who desire to rise as high as our human condition allows, must renounce intellectual pride, the omnipotence of clear thinking, belief in the absolute power of logic."― Alexis Carrel
- "I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and possessions."― Plutarch
- "Eulogy. Praise of a person who has either the advantages of wealth and power, or the consideration to be dead."― Ambrose Bierce