With the enormous and steady increase in the volume of our literature, we must rely more and more upon sympathetic selection, judicious editing, and the indexer who knows where to exercise discretion. Any simpleton can write a book, but it requires high skill to make an index.More Rossiter Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
How it pours, pours, pours,
In a never-ending sheet!
How it drives beneath the doors!
How it soaks the passer's feet!
How it rattles on the shutter!
How it rumples up the lawn!
How 'twill sigh, and moan, and mutter,
From darkness until dawn.More Rossiter Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When my water-proof umbrella proved a sieve, sieve, sieve,
When my shiny new umbrella proved a sieve.More Rossiter Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
O for a lodge in a garden of cucumbers!
O for an iceberg or two at control!
O for a vale that at midday the dew cumbers!
O for a pleasure trip up to the pole!More Rossiter Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The difference between the devil and the angel is that the devil sins constantly, and the angel - sometimes. [05/28/2019 06:05:34] More
Aphorisms are always a text series based on the myth about the unity of form and content. [06/05/2019 12:06:58] More
Mistakes are the flowers in the meadow of life that we collect a bouquet of fate. [06/02/2019 01:06:45] More
From an inconvenient situation - there are no the convenient exits. [06/15/2019 10:06:41] More
The most insidious plan is always covered with a veil of virtue. [06/04/2019 01:06:39] More