Horace Walpole (September 24, 1717 - March 02, 1797)
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The world is a tragedy to those who feel, but a comedy to those who think.
Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he isn't. A sense of humor was provided to console him for what he is.
Men are often capable of greater things than they perform - They are sent into the world with bills of credit, and seldom draw to their full extent.
History is a romance that is believed; romance, a history that is not believed
Nine-tenths of the people were created so you would want to be with the other tenth.
We're finding it harder now to find attractive (energy) deals. It was a great time to buy energy companies when oil prices were $25 a barrel. By definition, it's a harder time to do energy deals.
Political ideology can corrupt the mind, and science.
Edward O. Wilson
It is not in doing what you like, but in liking what you do that is the secret of happiness
James Matthew Barrie