War Makes Rattling Good History; But Peace Makes Poor Reading. Thomas Hardy ['The Dynasts', 1904]
Quotations By Famous People
War makes rattling good history; but peace makes poor reading.
Thomas Hardy ['The Dynasts', 1904]
Peace makes plenty. English Proverb
Man makes history, he makes himself. -- Vere Gordon Childe.
Sculptor: A poor unfortunate who makes faces and busts.
There never was a good war or a bad peace. -- B. Frankli
Don't try to fix the students, fix ourselves first.
The good teacher makes the poor student good and the good student superior....
A man's silence is wonderful to listen to. -- Thomas Hardy
A lover without indiscretion is no lover at all. -- Thomas Hardy
A business that makes nothing but money is a poor kind of business. -- Henry Ford
The I.R.S. must like poor people, it makes a lot of them.