More From Nathaniel Hawthorne
- "The founders of a new colony, whatever Utopia of human virtue and happiness they might originally project, have invariably recognized it among their earliest practical necessities to allot a portion of the virgin soil as a cemetery, and another portion as the site of a prison."
- "The only sensible ends of literature are, first, the pleasurable toil of writing; second, the gratification of one’s family and friends; and lastly, the solid cash."
- "Words – so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them."
More In Cool
- "It is better to have a relationship with someone who cheats on you than with someone who does not flush the toilet."― Uma Thurman
- "My definition of success is control."― Kenneth Branagh
- "What is our freedom fight about? Is it about the liberation of children or just having sex with them?"― Kate Millett