Quotes of New

“ Interestingly, according to modern astronomers, space is finite. This is a very comforting thought — particularly for people who can never remember where they have left things. ”

- Woody Allen

“ Yes! To this thought I hold with firm persistence; The last result of wisdom stamps it true; He only earns his freedom and existence Who daily conquers them anew. ”

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“ The tragedy of modern war is that the young men die fighting each other — instead of their real enemies back home in the capitals. ”

- Edward Abbey

“ But in modern war you will die like a dog for no good reason. ”

- Ernest Hemingway

“ The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. ”

- Abraham Lincoln

“ All modern American literature comes from one book by Mark Twain called Huckleberry Finn. American writing comes from that. There was nothing before. There has been nothing as good since. ”

- Ernest Hemingway

“ And now, in keeping with Channel 40's policy of always bringing you the latest in blood and guts, in living color, you're about to see another first — an attempted suicide. ”

- Christine Chubbuck

“ In science, read by preference the newest works. In literature, read the oldest. The classics are always modern. ”

- Edward Bulwer Lytton

“ To the old saying that man built the house but woman made of it a "home" might be added the modern supplement that woman accepted cooking as a chore but man has made of it a recreation. ”

- Emily Post

“ This strange disease of modern life, with its sick hurry, its divided aims. ”

- Matthew

“ Make the most of your regrets; never smother your sorrow, but tend and cherish it till it comes to have a separate and integral interest. To regret deeply is to live afresh. ”

- Henry David Thoreau

“ The whole imposing edifice of modern medicine is like the celebrated tower of Pisa — slightly off balance. ”

- Prince of Wales Charles

“ The fiery trials through which we pass will light us down in honor or dishonor to the latest generation. ”

- Abraham Lincoln

“ The two World Wars came in part, like much modern literature and art, because men, whose nature is to tire of everything in turn, tired of common sense and civilization. ”

- F. L. Lucan

“ Each generation produces its squad of "moderns" with peashooters to attack Gibraltar. ”

- Channing Pollock

“ Much may be made of a Scotchman, if he be caught young. ”

- Samuel Johnson

“ Modern music is as dangerous as narcotics. ”

- Pietro Mascagni

“ You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call ''Failure'' is not the falling down, but the staying down. ”

- Mary Pickford

“ The three great elements of modern civilization, Gun powder, Printing, and the Protestant religion. ”

- Thomas Carlyle

“ Defeat should never be a source of discouragement, but rather a fresh stimulus. ”

- Bishop Robert South

“ The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity. ”

- Thomas Carlyle

“ We've got a newfound dedication to being the newsy alternative,... We've always intended to be that, but we haven't quite been as up to that as we should have. ”

- Jonathan Klein

“ Modern man thinks he loses something — time — when he does not do things quickly. Yet he does not know what to do with the time he gains — except kill it. ”

- Erich Fromm

“ A new word is like a fresh seed sewn on the ground of the discussion. ”

- Ludwig Wittgenstein

“ In the large cities that received new Americans, there flowered a golden age of restaurants, manned by the available talent from abroad and fueled by the restless wealth of the newly rich. ”

- David Schwartz

“ My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others. Come to think of it, why do we have to wait for Christmas to do that? ”

- Bob Hope

“ Eternal truths will be neither true nor eternal unless they have fresh meaning for every new social situation. ”

- Franklin D. Roosevelt

“ I think no woman I have had ever gave me so sweet a moment, or at so light a price, as the moment I owe to a newly heard musical phrase. ”

- Henri B. Stendhal

“ Every great and original writer, in proportion as he is great and original, must himself create the taste by which he is to be relished. ”

- William Wordsworth

“ Acquiring a player of Steve's level and talent is very exciting for this team. ”

- Larry Brown
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