“Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.”
Often misattributed to Mark Twain. Quoted in: The Baptist Observer: With Newsette Supplement: Journal of Indiana Baptist Convention. 1966-1969, Issue 7, Baptist observer, 1966
Attributed to Sigmund Freud and also to Colette, but no reference for this quote has been found on their works.
Quote of the day
“A house without books is like a room without windows. No man has a right to bring up his children without surrounding them with books, if he has the means to buy them. It is wrong to his family. Children learn to read by being in the presence of books. The love of knowledge comes with reading and grows upon it. And the love of knowledge, in a young mind, is almost a warrant against the inferior excitement of passions and vices.”