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Quote Of The Day February 3, 2015 - Words, words, words …. are the stumbling-blocks in the way of truth. Until you think of things as they are, and not of the words that misrepresent them, you cannot think rightly. Words produce the appearance of hard and fast lines where there are none. — In a letter a friend wrote to Samuel Butler, Life and Habit (1877) by Samuel Butler, Chapter 5, Personal Identity. - #quote #quoteoftheday #quotes #qotd #life #words

Quote Of The Day: March 4, 2014 - We can see nothing face to face; our utmost seeing is but a fumbling of blind finger-ends in an overcrowded pocket. — Samuel Butler, Ramblings In Cheapside (1890) #quote

Quote Of The Day: March 9, 2014 - Inspiration is never genuine if it is known as inspiration at the time. True inspiration always steals on a person; its importance not being fully recognised for some time. — Samuel Butler, The Note-Books of Samuel Butler (1912), Part XI – Cash and Credit, Genius, iii #quote

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