(1866-1946) English Novelist, Historian, Sociologist
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No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
I see knowledge increasing and human power increasing. I see ever-increasing possibilities before life, And I see no limits set to it at all, Existence impresses me as a perpetual dawn. Our lives, as I apprehend, are great in expectations.
Adapt or perish, now as ever, is Nature's inexorable imperative.
Humanity either makes, or breeds, or tolerates all its afflictions.
The path of social advancement is, and must be, strewn with broken friendships.
The past is but the beginning of a beginning, and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.The past is but the beginning of a beginning, and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.
Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo.
The uglier a man's legs are, the better he plays golf. It's almost a law.