Quotes for English Learners
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William Wordsworth :
The child is father of the man.
Divided into three terms
Life is divided into three terms - that which was, which is, and which will be. Let us learn from the past to profit by the present, and from the present, to live better in the future.
Faith is a passionate intuition.
Getting and spending
Getting and spending, we lay waste our powers.
In modern business it is not the crook who is to be feared most, it is the honest man who doesn't know what he is doing.
Come forth into the light of things, let nature be your teacher.
Golf is a day spent in a round of strenuous idleness.
The best portion
The best portion of a good man's life is his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love.
The mind that is wise
The mind that is wise mourns less for what age takes away; than what it leaves behind.
What is pride?
What is pride? A rocket that emulates the stars.