Christopher Morley Quotes


58 Christopher Morley quotes:



"No one appreciates the very special genius of your conversation as the dog does."
"Only the sinner has the right to preach."
"Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to continually be part of unanimity."
"When you sell a man a book you don't sell him just 12 ounces of paper and ink and glue-you sell him a whole new life."
"When you sell a man a book, you don't sell him 12 ounces of paper and ink and glue - you sell him a whole new life."
"In every man's heart there is a secret nerve that answers to the vibrations of beauty."
"Humor is perhaps a sense of intellectual perspective: an awareness that some things are really important, others not; and that the two kinds are most oddly jumbled in everyday affairs."
"A man who has never made a woman angry is a failure in life."
"There are a lot of people who must have the table laid in the usual fashion or they will not enjoy the dinner"
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"When you give someone a book, you don’t give him just paper, ink, and glue. You give him the possibility of a whole new life."
"It is unfair to blame man too fiercely for being pugnacious; he learned the habit from Nature"
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"Cleanliness is indeed next to godliness."
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"Truth is the strong compost in which beauty may sometimes germinate"
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"Beauty is ever to the lonely mind a shadow fleeting; she is never plain. She is a visitor who leaves behind the gift of grief, the souvenir of pain."
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"Poetry, men attain By subtler pain More flagrant in the brain - An honesty unfeigned, A heart unchained, A madness well restrained"
Author: Morley Quotes Category: Heart Quotes
"It is unfair to blame man too fiercely for being pugnacious; he learned the habit from Nature"
Author: Morley Quotes Category: Nature Quotes
"There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning, and yearning"
Author: Morley Quotes Category: Learning Quotes
"Informal is what women always say they're going to be and never are"
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