Thomas Bailey Aldrich Quotes

Thomas Bailey Aldrich Quotes: The fanatic has the courage of his conviction and the intolerance of his courage. He is opposed to the death penalty for murder, but he would willingly have anyone electrocuted who disagreed with him on the subject.
Send Quote
Thomas Bailey Aldrich Quote: Dialect tempered with slang is an admirable medium of communication between persons who have nothing to say and persons who would not care for anything properly said.
Send Quote
Quotes about Thomas Bailey Aldrich: Imagine all human beings swept off the face of the earth, excepting one man. Imagine this man in some vast city, New York or London. Imagine him on the third or fourth day of his solitude sitting in a house and hearing a ring at the door-bell!
Send Quote
Quote about Thomas Bailey Aldrich: What is lovely never dies, but passes into other loveliness, Star-dust, or sea-foam, flower or winged air.
Send Quote
Thomas Bailey Aldrich Sayings: True art selects and paraphrases, but seldom gives a verbatim translation.
Send Quote
Thomas Bailey Aldrich Saying: Decoration Day is the most beautiful of our national holidays.... The grim cannon have turned into palm branches, and the shell and shrapnel into peach blossoms.
Send Quote
Sayings about Thomas Bailey Aldrich: That was indeed to live -- at one bold swoop to wrest from darkling death the best that death to life can give.
Send Quote