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“A common reader differs from the critic and the scholar. He is worse educated, and nature has not gifted him so generously. He reads for his own pleasure rather than to impart knowledge or correct the opinions of others. Above all, he is guided by an instinct to create himself out of whatever odds and ends he can come by and some by the whole.”
“You can’t learn science from the movies.”
I wish more people would realize this.
But the fact fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton,they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Melancholy men, of all others, are the most witty.
“A responsible farmer will plant trees, even though he’ll never yet see them bear a single olive. Won’t a great man plant laws, practices, a commonwealth?”
Failure to compromise is not a sign of strength, but of weakness
How a man responds to failure determines who he will become.
“In these times it is hard to say who are sane and who are insane.”
“There have been some who were so occupied with spreading Christianity that they gave no thought to Christ.”
Sound like today? He wrote this in 1946
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