No one can read with profit that which he cannot learn to read with pleasure.
More Quotes from Thomas Hardy:The excessive regard of parents for their children, and their dislike of other people's is, like class feeling, patriotism, save-your-soul-ism, and other virtues, a mean exclusiveness at bottom.
If Galileo had said in verse that the world moved, the inquisition might have let him alone.
What of the faith and fire within us Men who march away Ere the barncocks say Night is growing gray, Leaving all that here can win us
You can do anything with bayonets except sit on them.
Her step's mechanic ways
Had lost the life of May's;
Her laugh, once sweet in swell,
There was a change in Boldwood's exterior from its former impassibleness and his face showed that he was now living outside his defences for the first time, and with a fearful sense of exposure.
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As I prepare for this next phase in my life, I ask that people continue to offer the prayers that have protected me thus far. I also pray that I will always see those who are not seen and easy to forget in the hustle and bustle of Washington politics.
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A. A. Milne
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