QUOTATIONS FROM FAMOUS PEOPLESList of all popular poets and new poets.
All Quotations / Quotations from Elizabeth Jenkins
The woman whose behavior indicates that she will make a scene if she is told the truth asks to be deceived.
"One of these days in your travels, a guy is going to come up to you and show you a nice brand-new deck of cards on which the seal is not yet broken, and this guy is going to offer to bet you that he can make the Jack of Spades jump out of the deck and squirt cider in your ear. But, son, do not bet this man, for as sure as you are standing there, you are going to end up with an earful of cider."
"A big desire is not enough to meet the expectations of lost dreams."
"It is a mistake to try to look too far ahead. The chain of destiny can only be grasped one link at a time."
"Live always in the best company when you read."
"Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball."
Jacques Martin Barzun