"The greatest humiliation in life, is to work hard on something from which you expect great appreciation, and then fail to get it."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."E. W. Howe on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."E. W. Howe on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."E. W. Howe on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."E. W. Howe on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."E. W. Howe on Winston Churchill
"For every quarrel a man and wife have before others, they have a hundred when alone."
"Never tell a secret to a bride or a groom wait until they have been married longer."
"Half the time men think they are talking business, they are wasting time."
"Some men are alive simply because it is against the law to kill them."
"If your faith is opposed to experience, to human learning and investigation, it is not worth the breath used in giving it expression."