Peter Sheil (petersheil) wrote,
Peter Sheil
petersheil

Quotes of Yesterday

I like work: it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.
Jerome K. Jerome (1859 - 1927), "Three Men in a Boat", 1889

Patriotism is often an arbitrary veneration of real estate above principles.
George Jean Nathan (1882 - 1958)

You don't get anything clean without getting something else dirty.
Cecil Baxter

Books have the same enemies as people: fire, humidity, animals, weather, and their own content.
Paul Valery (1871 - 1945)
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