Interesting Quotations from The Past…

My idea of Heaven is, eating pate’ de foie gras to the sound of trumpets. Sydney Smith 1771-1845 English essayist.

Every hero becomes a bore at last. Ralph Waldo Emerson 1803-1882 American writer.

Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful. William Morris 1834-1896 English artist.

Does anyone mind if I don’t live in a house that is quaint? Because, for one thing, quaint house are generally houses where plumbing ain’t. Ogden Nash 1902-1971 American humorist.

‘I hate discussions about feminism that end up with who does the dishes,’ she said. So do I. But at the end, there are always the damned dishes. Marilyn French 1929- American writer.

All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players: They have their exits and their entrances; And one man in his time plays many parts, His acts being seven ages. William Shakespeare 1564-1616 English dramatist.

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