Edgar Allan Poe
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence, my friends call it.
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Children are never too tender to be whipped. Like tough beefsteaks, the more you beat them, the more tender they become.
I have great faith in fools -- self confidence my friends call it.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Sleep, those little slices of death, how I loathe them.
All that we see and seem is but a dream within a dream.
Sleep, those little slices of death; Oh how I loathe them.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things that escape those who dream only at night.
It may well be doubted whether human ingenuity can construct an enigma... which human ingenuity may not, by proper application, resolve.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
The outcome of the war is in our hands the outcome of words is in the council.
God exists, if only in the form of a meme with high survival value, or infective power, in the environment provided by human culture.
It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.
It is no use saying, 'We are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
When you have really exhausted an experience you always reverence and love it.
Education, whatever else it should or should not be, must be an inoculation against the poisons of life and an adequate equipment in knowledge and skill for meeting the chances of life.
I like to sing ballads the way Eddie Fisher does and the way Perry Como does. But the way I'm singing now is what makes the money.
The quality of light by which we scrutinize our lives has direct bearing upon the product which we live, and upon the changes which we hope to bring about through those lives.
We all want to be in love and find that person who is going to love us no matter how our feet smell, no matter how angry we get one day, no matter the things we say that we don't mean.
One should believe in marriage as in the immortality of the soul.