Beauty Is No Quality In Things Themselves. It Merely Exists In The Mind Which Contemplates Them.
Quotations By Famous People
Beauty is no quality in things themselves. It merely exists in the mind
which contemplates them.
David Hume 
God helps them that help themselves.
-- Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) -- Maxims prefixed to Poor Richard's Almanac, 1757...
It is seldom that liberty of any kind is lost all at once. -- David Hume
Truth springs from argument amongst friends. -- David Hume (1711-1776)
The human race never solves any of its problems. It merely outlives them. -- David Gerrold
Silence is the element in which great things fashion themselves. -- Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)
Silence is the element in which great things fashion themselves. -- Thomas Carlyle
Youth is not a time of life, it is a state of mind
it is a temper of the will, a quality of the imagination, a vigor of the emotions, a predominance of courage over timidity, of the appetite for adventure over love of ease....
Art may make a suit of clothes, but Nature must produce a man.
-- David Hume, "Essays: The Epicurean," 15...
Only in quiet waters do things mirror themselves undistorted.
Only in a quiet mind is adequate perception of the world. -- Hans Margoliu...