Oliver Wendell Holmes

"Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Lawyers spend their professional careers shoveling smoke."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"If you wish to keep as well as possible, the less you think about your health the better."

Oliver Wendell Holmes
Oliver Wendell Holmes "Over the Teacups"

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A child's education should begin at least one hundred years before he is born."


Rating: 9.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The sound of a kiss is not so loud as that of a cannon, but its echo lasts a deal longer."


Rating: 3.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A young person knows the rules but the old person knows the exceptions."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To be 70 years young is sometimes far more cheerful and hopeful than to be 40 years old."


Rating: 8.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Knowledge and timber shouldn't be much used, till they are seasoned."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The great act of faith is when a man decides he is not God."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Put not your trust in money, but put your money in trust."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A mind once stretched by a new idea never regains its original dimension."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)