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Arthur Brisbane Quotes





A good friend can tell you what is the matter with you in a minute. He may not seem such a good friend after telling.
[Friendship]
 

Get away from the crowd when you can. Keep yourself to yourself, if only for a few hours daily.
[Solitude]
 

Regret for time wasted can become a power for good in the time that remains, if we will only stop the waste and the idle, useless regretting.
[One Day]
 

Regret for time wasted can become a power for good in the time that remains. And the time that remains is time enough, if we will only stop the waste and the idle, useless regretting.
[Time]
 

Spinoza, greatest abstract philosopher, left his sister a bed and a small silver pen knife, no money, no land, no house, but his thought has taught the world's greatest thinking men.
[Poverty]
 

The electric unit, whatever it may be, but certainly infinitely "small," may ultimately win man's fight against his most deadly enemy, the invisible enemy.
 

Writing good editorials is chiefly telling the people what they think, not what you think.
[Journalism]