Quotes April 30, 2020

It is what we know already that often prevents us from learning.
Claude Bernard,
Life itself is a quotation.
Jorge Luis Borges,
writer, essayist, poet, translator
With opportunity the world is very interesting.
Beatrix Potter,
writer, illustrator
I have a rendezvous with Life.
Countee Cullen,
writer, poet, playwright
The truth is … everything counts. Everything. Everything we do and everything we say.
Countee Cullen,
writer, poet, playwright
If you don’t think you have the blues, just keep living.
Buddy Guy,
blues guitarist, singer
One should never turn one’s back on a vivid imagination.
Lorrie Moore,
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too.
writer, public activist, philosopher
Experience is never limited, and it is never complete.
Henry James,
Practice is a means of inviting the perfection desired.
Martha Graham,
dancer, choreographer, pioneer of modern dance
When the impossible has been eliminated, all that remains no matter how improbable is possible.
Arthur Conan Doyle,
writer who created the detective Sherlock Holmes
The first step is clearly defining what it is you’re after, because without knowing that, you’ll never get it.
Halle Berry,
When speculation has done its worst, two and two still make four.
Samuel Johnson,