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Thomas B. Aldrich Quotes

(1836-1907), American Writer, Editor

To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent that is to triumph over old age.

Category: Age And Aging

The man who suspects his own tediousness is yet to be born.

Category: Bores And Boredom

Gracious to all, to none subservient, Without offense he spoke the word he meant.

Category: Candor

Civilization is the lamb's skin in which barbarism masquerades.

Category: Civilization

They fail, and they alone, who have not striven.

Category: Failure

The ocean moans over dead men's bones.

Category: Oceans