Washington Irving

Washington Irving

American writer
To occupy an inch of dusty shelf-to have the title of their works read now and then in a future age by some drowsy churchman or casual straggler, and in another age to be lost, even to remembrance. Such is the amount of boasted immortality.More Washington Irving quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
An inexhaustible good nature is one of the most precious gifts of heaven, spreading itself like oil over the troubled sea of thought, and keeping the mind smooth and equable in the roughest weather.More Washington Irving quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It's a fair wind that blew men to ale.More Washington Irving quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Over no nation does the press hold a more absolute control than over the people of America, for the universal education of the poorest classes makes every individual a reader.More Washington Irving quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The easiest thing to do, whenever you fail, is to put yourself down by blaming your lack of ability for your misfortunes.More Washington Irving quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Anatoly Yurkin The one half-ready for digital transformation who had competition as a factor in analog production. (Anatoly Yurkin) [02/25/2021 12:02:39] More


Anatoly Yurkin "Do not relax" is a sensible advice that you will not hear from competitors. (Anatoly Yurkin) [03/04/2021 01:03:30] More


Unknown Author Happiness is when a person takes pleasure in what he has and enjoys it. [03/01/2021 11:03:02] More


Philip Doddridge If no one loves you, rest assured it is your fault. [02/12/2021 04:02:30] More


Anatoly Yurkin Avatar the assignment. (Anatoly Yurkin) [03/02/2021 01:03:10] More