George William Curtis

Place of Birth
Providence, New York
Born On
February 24, 1824
Died On
August 31, 1892
Nationality
American
Profession
Writer, editor

George William Curtis Quotes

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The test of civilization is the estimate of woman. Among savages she is a slave. In the dark ages of Christianity she is a toy and a sentimental goddess. With increasing moral light, and greater liberty, and more universal justice, she begins to deve.
By: shekhar # 1
In Women Quotes
Reputation is favorable notoriety as distinguished from fame, which is permanent approval of great deeds and noble thoughts by the best intelligence of mankind.
By: shekhar # 1
In Thoughts Quotes
The big mistake that men make is that when they turn thirteen or fourteen and all of a sudden they've reached puberty, they believe that they like women. Actually, you're just horny. It doesn't mean you like women any more at twenty-one than you did
By: shekhar # 1
In Big Quotes
Life is a rich strain of music, suggesting a realm too fair to be.
By: Aksh Dhiman # 2
In Inspirational Life Quotes
It is not the ship so much as the skillful sailing that assures the prosperous voyage.
By: Aksh Dhiman # 2
In Sailing Quotes
Romance, like a ghost escapes touching; it is always where you are not, not where you are. The interview or conversation was prose at the time, but it is poetry in the memory.
By: Aksh Dhiman # 2
In Romance Quotes
A man’s country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle; and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.
By: Amit Sana # 31
In Patriotism Quotes
The test of civilization is the estimate of woman. Among savages she is a slave. In the dark ages of Christianity she is a toy and a sentimental goddess. With increasing moral light, and greater liberty, and more universal justice, she begins to develop as an equal human being.
By: Nihal Singh # 36
In God Quotes
A man's country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.
By: Sneha Dhiman # 16
In Patriotism Quotes
In the journey of the year, the autumn is Venice, spring is Naples, certainly, and the majestic maturity of summer is Rome.
By: Aksh Dhiman # 2
In Season Quotes
Progress begins with the minority. It is completed by persuading the majority, by showing the reason and the of the step forward, and that is accomplished by appealing to the intelligence of the majority.
By: Rahul Bajaj # 17
In Progress Quotes
Patriotism is the vital condition of national permanence.
By: shekhar # 1
In Patriotism Quotes
Our great social and political advantage is opportunity.
By: Sandeep Sandeep Sing # 33
In Opportunity Quotes
In that vast march, the van forgets the rear; the individual is lost; and yet the multitude is many individuals. He faints and falls and dies; man is forgotten; but still mankind move on, still worlds revolve, and the will of God is done in earth and heaven.
By: Amrita Singh # 25
In Man Quotes
The sure foundations of the State are laid in knowledge, not in ignorance; and every sneer at education, at culture, at book learning, which is the recorded wisdom of the experience of mankind, is the demagogue's sneer at intelligent liberty, inviting national degeneracy and ruin.
By: Amit Rank # 19
In Knowledge Quotes
A journal should be neither an echo nor a pander.
By: Amit Kher # 20
In Journalism Quotes
Heroes in history seem to us poetic because they are there. But if we should tell the simple truth of some of our neighbors, it would sound like poetry.
By: Amit Kher # 23
In Hero Quotes
The ever-burning lamp of accumulated wisdom.
By: Amit Sana # 31
In Experience Quotes
Prussia is great because her people are intelligent. They know the alphabet. The alphabet is conquering the world.
By: suresh kumar # 37
In Education Quotes
Nature makes woman to be won and men to win.
By: Aksh Dhiman # 2
In Nature Quotes
Romance like a ghost escapes touching; it is always where you are not, not where you are. The interview or conversation was prose at the time, but it is poetry in the memory.
By: Aksh Dhiman # 2
In Conversation Quotes

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