Ancient Related Quotes



After all, it is an ancient and valuable right of the English people to turn their nouns into verbs when they are so minded.

Henry Watson Fowler

#Ancient #Valuable


Books are an ancient and proven medium. Their physical form inspires passion.

Gary Wolf

#Ancient #Passion


Cookery is naturally the most ancient of the arts, as of all arts it is the most important.

George Ellwanger

#Ancient #Naturally


Sound has spoiled the most ancient of the world's arts, the art of pantomime, and has canceled out the great beauty that is silence.

Charlie Chaplin

#Ancient #Sound Of Silence


The process of living seems to consist in coming to realize truths so ancient and simple that, if stated, they sound like barren platitudes.

C. S. Lewis

#Ancient #Barren #Platitudes


“The ideas which now pass for brilliant innovations and advances are in fact mere revivals of ancient errors, and a further proof of the dictum that those who are ignorant of the past are condemned to repeat it.”

Henry Hazlitt

#Advances #Ancient #Errors #Ideas #Proof #Revivals


As a child I became a confirmed believer in the ancient gods simply because as between the reality of fact and the reality f myth, I chose myth...Myth is the truth of fact, not fact the truth of myth.

Kathleen Raine

#Ancient #Believer


It's a strange courage you give me ancient star: Shine alone in the sunrise toward which you lend no part!

William Carlos Williams

#Ancient #Part Of Me #Sunrise #Toward


“Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.”

Vladimir Lenin

#Ancient #Capitalist #Freedom #Slave #Society


?The Family of Fools is ancient?

Benjamin Franklin

#Ancient #Family #Fools