Quotes by John Morley

He who hates vice hates men.
- John Morley
A proverb is good sense brought to a point.
- John Morley
In politics the choice is constantly between two evils.
- John Morley
Check our mobile app on:
You cannot demonstrate an emotion or prove an aspiration.
- John Morley
You have not converted a man because you have silenced him.
- John Morley
Evolution is not a force but a process. Not a cause but a law.
- John Morley
No man can climb out beyond the limitations of his own character.
- John Morley
A great interpreter of life ought not himself to need interpretation.
- John Morley
The great business of life is to be, to do, to do without and to depart.
- John Morley
Politics is a field where the choice lies constantly between two blunders.
- John Morley
Follow us on:
Literature, the most seductive, the most deceiving, the most dangerous of professions.
- John Morley
Where it is a duty to worship the sun it is pretty sure to be a crime to examine the laws of heat.
- John Morley
Even good opinions are worth very little unless we hold them in the broad, intelligent, and spacious way.
- John Morley
They are the guiding oracles which man has found out for himself in that great business of ours, of learning how to be, to do, to do without, and to depart.
- John Morley
They act as if they supposed that to be very sanguine about the general improvement of mankind is a virtue that relieves them from taking trouble about any improvement in particular.
- John Morley

Quotes Categories