Jack London

Jack London

was an American author, journalist, and social activist
A bone to the dog is not charity. Charity is the bone shared with the dog, when you are just as hungry as the dog.More Jack London quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A good soldier is a blind, heartless, soulless, murderous machine. He is not a man. His is not a brute, for brutes kill only in self defense. All that is human in him, all that is divine in him, all that constitutes the man has been sworn away when he took the enlistment roll. His mind, his conscience, aye, his very soul, are in the keeping of his officer. No man can fall lower than a soldier-it is a depth beneath which we cannot go.More Jack London quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If cash comes with fame, come fame; if cash comes without fame, come cash.More Jack London quotes [08/03/2011 03:08:56]
His conclusion was that things were not always what they appeared to be. The cub's fear of the unknown was an inherited distrust, and it had now been strengthened by experience. Thenceforth, in the nature of things, he would possess an abiding distrust of appearances.More Jack London quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
With the aurora borealis flaming coldly overhead, or the stars leaping in the frost dance, and the land numb and frozen under its pall of snow, this song of the huskies might have been the defiance of life, only it was pitched in minor key, with long-drawn wailings and half-sobs, and was more the pleading of life, the articulate travail of existence. It was an old song, old as the breed itself--one of the first songs of the younger world in a day when songs were sad.More Jack London quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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