Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr

Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr

American physician, professor, lecturer, and author.
People talk fundamentals and superlatives and then make some changes of detail.More Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Science is a first-rate piece of furniture for a man's upper chamber, if he has common sense on the ground floor.More Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr quotes [08/29/2011 04:08:21]
Language is the blood of the soul into which thoughts run and out of which they grow.More Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Stupidity often saves a man from going mad.More Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The very aim and end of our institutions is just this: that we may think what we like and say what we think.More Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr quotes [08/29/2011 04:08:11]

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Michael Jackson Escapism and wonder is influence. It makes you feel good, and that allows you to do things. You just keep on moving ahead, and you say, 'God, is this wonderful - do I appreciate it.' [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Golda Meir I don't know why you use a fancy French word like detente when there's a good English phrase for it - cold war. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Jack Canfield My definition of success is "the fulfillment of your soul's purpose." [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


David Hare Never take advice from anyone with no investment in the outcome. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Jonathan Swift If a man would register all his opinions upon love, politics, religion, learning etc., beginning from his youth, and so go to old age, what a bundle of inconsistencies and contradictions would appear at last. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More