Cold If the thermometer had been an inch longer wed all have frozen to death.
All great men are dead, and I'm not feeling too well myself.
I like a thin book because it will steady a table, a leather volume because it will strop a razor and a heavy book because it can be thrown at a cat.
Really great people make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Yes, King Edward VI lived only a few years, poor boy, but he lived them worthily.
Two things which are the peculiar domain of the heart, not the mind—politics and religion. He doesn't want to know the other side. He wants arguments and statistics for his own side, and nothing more.