J. Arthur Thomson Quotes (1 quote)


Quotes by other famous authors
Thomas Carlyle
Source/Notes:
Variant: "Permanence, persistence is the first condition of all fruitfulness in the ways of men. The 'tendency to persevere,' to persist in spite of hindrances, discouragements and ' impossibilities:' it is this that in all things distinguishes the strong soul from the weak." From: "Past and Present" (1843), Book IV: Horoscope, "Permanence"


If you know some quotes that would be a good fit here, send us a note!

J. Arthur Thomson
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
J. Arthur ThomsonShare on Facebook

Bio: Sir John Arthur Thomson was a Scottish naturalist who authored several notable books and was an expert on soft corals.

Quote of the day

I don't call you handsome, sir, though I love you most dearly: far too dearly to flatter you. Don't flatter me.

Popular Authors

`