Quotations by Author

Samuel Johnson

Knowledge of two kinds: We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information on it.

Do not accustom yourself to use big words for little matters.

Every quotation contributes something to the stability or enlargement of the language.

People need to be reminded more often than they need to be instructed.

Praise, like gold and diamonds, owes its value only to its scarcity.

The true art of memory is the art of attention.