"Unprovided with original learning, unformed in the habits of thinking, unskilled in the arts of composition, I resolved to write a book."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Edward Gibbon on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Edward Gibbon on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Edward Gibbon on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Edward Gibbon on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Edward Gibbon on Earl Nightingale
"I was never less alone than when by myself."
"Beauty is an outward gift which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused."
"Our work is the presentation of our capabilities."
"The courage of a soldier is found to be the cheapest and most common quality of human nature."
"Their poverty secured their freedom, since our desires and our possessions are the strongest fetters of despotism."