More From Sydney J. Harris
- "The primary purpose of a liberal education is to make one’s mind a pleasant place in which to spend one’s leisure."
- "The two words ‘information’ and ‘communication’ are often used interchangeably, but they signify quite different things. Information is giving out; communication is getting through."
- "The beauty of “spacing” children many years apart lies in the fact that parents have time to learn the mistakes that were made with the older ones – which permits them to make exactly the opposite mistakes with the younger ones."
More In Great
- "Fortune, which has a great deal of power in other matters but especially in war, can bring about great changes in a situation through very slight forces."― Julius Caesar
- "There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow."― Orison Swett Marden
- "Yes, there’s such a thing as luck in trial law but it only comes at 3 o’clock in the morning. You’ll still find me in the library looking for luck at 3 o’clock in the morning."― Louis Nizer