Isaac Hawkins Browne Quote

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Little tube of mighty pow'r, Charmer of an idle hour, Object of my warm desire.  - Isaac Hawkins Browne
Quotes by other famous authors
Edward Abbey
A Voice Crying in the Wilderness (Vox Clamantis in Deserto) (1990)
Lord Chesterfield
As quoted in: Many Thoughts of Many Minds (1862), edited by Henry Southgate
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The Maxims and Reflections of Goethe, translated by Thomas Bailey Saunders, Macmillan and Company, 1906, p. 130. Variant translation: "It is not enough to know, we must also apply; it is not enough to will, we must also do."
Vincent Van Gogh
Letter to Theo (October 1882). Paraphrase of: For great things do not done (sic) just happen by impulse but are a succession of small things linked together.
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