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Quotes by:
John Steinbeck

No one wants advice - only corroboration.

No one wants advice - only corroboration.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

A sad soul can kill quicker than a germ.

A sad soul can kill quicker than a germ.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you con

A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

A journey is a person in itself; no two are alike. And all plans, safeguard

A journey is a person in itself; no two are alike. And all plans, safeguards, policing, and coercion are fruitless. We find that after years of struggle that we do not take a trip; a trip takes us.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Unless a reviewer has the courage to give you unqualified praise, I say ign

Unless a reviewer has the courage to give you unqualified praise, I say ignore the bastard.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

No man really knows about other human beings. The best he can do is to supp

No man really knows about other human beings. The best he can do is to suppose that they are like himself.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

It has always been my private conviction that any man who puts his intellig

It has always been my private conviction that any man who puts his intelligence up against a fish and loses had it coming.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

It seems to me that if you or I must choose between two courses of thought

It seems to me that if you or I must choose between two courses of thought or action, we should remember our dying and try so to live that our death brings no pleasure on the world.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

I have come to believe that a great teacher is a great artist and that ther

I have come to believe that a great teacher is a great artist and that there are as few as there are any other great artists. Teaching might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Many a trip continues long after movement in time and space have ceased.

Many a trip continues long after movement in time and space have ceased.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Sectional football games have the glory and the despair of war, and when a

Sectional football games have the glory and the despair of war, and when a Texas team takes the field against a foreign state, it is an army with banners.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

The profession of book writing makes horse racing seem like a solid, stable

The profession of book writing makes horse racing seem like a solid, stable business.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago