All sports are games of inches.
~ Dick Ritger
Havelock Ellis Quotes
The sun, the moon and the stars would have disappeared long ago... had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands.
To live remains an art which everyone must learn, and which no one can teach.
We have failed to grasp the fact that mankind is becoming a single unit, and that for a unit to fight against itself is suicide.
There is nothing that war has ever achieved that we could not better achieve without it.
A religion can no more afford to degrade its Devil than to degrade its God.
All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.
It is the little writer rather than the great writer who seems never to quote, and the reason is that he is never really doing anything else.
Those persons who are burning to display heroism may rest assured that the course of social evolution will offer them every opportunity.
What we call "morals" is simply blind obedience to words of command.
Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretense of keeping it alive.
Thinking in its lower grades is comparable to paper money, and in its higher forms it is a kind of poetry.
"Charm" - which means the power to effect work without employing brute force - is indispensable to women. Charm is a woman's strength just as strength is a man's charm.
The place where optimism most flourishes is the lunatic asylum.
Dancing is the loftiest, the most moving, the most beautiful of the arts, because it is not mere translation or abstraction from life; it is life itself.