Samuel Butler Quotes About Becoming Great In Life

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Samuel Butler Quotes About Life To Expand Your Understanding

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“ Man is the only animal that can remain on friendly terms with the victims he intends to eat until he eats them. ” — Samuel Butler

“ It does not matter much what a man hates provided he hates something. ” — Samuel Butler

“ If the headache would only precede the intoxication, alcoholism would be a virtue. ” — Samuel Butler

“ The most important service rendered by the press is that of educating people to approach printed matter with distrust. ” — Samuel Butler

“ All animals except man know that the ultimate of life is to enjoy it. ” — Samuel Butler

“ Genius might be described as a supreme capacity for getting its possessors into trouble of all kinds. ” — Samuel Butler

“ Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well. ” — Samuel Butler

“ Men should not try to overstrain their goodness more than any other faculty. ” — Samuel Butler

“ Life is like playing the violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on. ” — Samuel Butler

“ The best liar is he who makes the smallest amount of lying go the longest way. ” — Samuel Butler

“ Logic is like the sword–those who appeal to it shall perish by it. ” — Samuel Butler

“ When you have told anyone you have left him a legacy the only decent thing to do is to die at once. ” — Samuel Butler

“ He has spent his life best who has enjoyed it most; God will take care that we do not enjoy it any more than is good for us. ” — Samuel Butler

“ Man, unlike the animals, has never learned that the sole purpose of life is to enjoy it. ” — Samuel Butler

“ All philosophies, if you ride them, are nonsense, but some are greater nonsense than others. ” — Samuel Butler

“ Man is the only animal that laughs and has a state legislature. ” — Samuel Butler

“ It has been said that the love of money is the root of all evil. The want of money is so quite as truly. ” — Samuel Butler

“ All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income. ” — Samuel Butler

“ If we attend continually and promptly to the little that we can do, we shall ere long be surprised to find how little remains that we cannot do. ” — Samuel Butler

“ I do not mind lying, but I hate inaccuracy. ” — Samuel Butler

“ The man who lets himself be bored is even more contemptible than the bore. ” — Samuel Butler

“ The difference between God and the historians consists above all in the fact that God cannot alter the past. ” — Samuel Butler

“ An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard only one side of the case; God has written all the books. ” — Samuel Butler

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