QUOTATIONS FROM FAMOUS PEOPLESList of all popular poets and new poets.
All Quotations / Quotations from Ralph Erskine
The job of buildings is to improve human relations architecture must ease them, not make them worse.
"He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare,And he who has one enemy will meet him everywhere."
Ali ibn-Abi-Talib, A Hundred Sayings
"The idea of an incarnation of God is absurd: why should the human race think itself so superior to bees, ants, and elephants as to be put in this unique relation to its maker? . . Christians are like a council of frogs in a marsh or a synod of worms on a dung-hill croaking and squeaking "for our sakes was the world created.""
Julian the Apostate
"He had discovered a great law of human action, without knowing it - namely, that in order to make a man or a boy covet a thing, it is only necessary to make the thing difficult to obtain."
"An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind."
"A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad."