King's Favorite Quotations


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A civilized society is one which tolerates eccentricity to the point of doubtful sanity.
    Robert Frost, poet (1874-1963 )

Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are.
    Benjamin Franklin, statesman, author, and inventor (1706-1790 )

Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.
    A. A. Milne, author (1882-1956)

To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.
    Gerry Spence, lawyer (1929- )

Advertising is legalized lying.
    H.G. Wells, writer (1866-1946 )

Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority.
    Thomas Henry Huxley, biologist and writer (1825-1895 )

Power is of two kinds. One is obtained by the fear of punishment and the other by acts of love. Power based on love is a thousand times more effective and permanent then the one derived from fear of punishment.
    Mohandas K. Gandhi, statesman (1869-1948 )

There is something beautiful about all scars of whatever nature. A scar means the hurt is over, the wound is closed and healed, done with.
    Harry Crews, novelist and playwright (b. 1935)

There is as much difference between us and ourselves as between us and others.
    Michel de Montaigne, essayist (1533-1592 )

Art is the elimination of the unnecessary.
    Pablo Picasso, painter and sculptor (1881-1973 )

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Most of the quotes on my site were selected from my free subscription to Anu Garg's "A Word A Day."