More From Samuel Butler
- "The dons of Oxford and Cambridge are too busy educating the young men to be able to teach them anything."
- "Marriage is distinctly and repeatedly excluded from heaven. Is this because it is thought likely to mar the general felicity?"
- "I never knew a writer yet who took the smallest pains with his style and was at the same time readable."
More In Sports
- "When you’re a child, no matter if you’re doing show business or sports or school or anything, you just want to make the adults happy."― Anna Chlumsky
- "Somewhere near you, somebody right now is trying to help the indigent and poor – providing food, shelter, clothing or simple kindness."― Tony Snow
- "A rabid sports fan is one that boos a TV set."― Jimmy Cannon