Samuel Butler

Samuel Butler

English philosopher, writer, musician, artist, theologian
The great pleasure of a dog is that you may make a fool of yourself with him and not only will he not scold you, but he will make a fool of himself too.More Samuel Butler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Self-preservation is the first law of nature.More Samuel Butler quotes [10/27/2011 05:10:18]
He has spent his life best who has enjoyed it most. God will take care that we do not enjoy it any more than is good for us.More Samuel Butler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We are not won by arguments that we can analyze, but by tone and temper; by the manner, which is the man himself.More Samuel Butler quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
There is no true gracefulness which is not epitomized goodness. More Samuel Butler quotes [10/27/2011 05:10:22]

Quotes of the month

Rosabeth Kanter The more closed the circle, the more difficult it is for 'outsiders' to break in. Their very difficulty in entering may be taken as a sign of incompetence, a sign that the insiders were right to close their ranks. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Joan Jett In pop music, you say, 'You can do what you want to me.' Rock 'n' roll says, 'I'm gonna do what I want to you.' [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Lisa Kudrow I just want to start writing, whether or not any of it is useable or marketable. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Andrew Scott The kind of actors I admire move through different characters and genres. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Alexander Hamilton If the Constitution is adopted (and it was) the Union will be in fact and in theory an association of States or a Confederacy. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More