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Martin Tupper Quotes

Prayer is the slender nerve that moves the muscle of omnipotence.

Ridicule is a weak weapon when pointed at a strong mind; but common people are cowards and dread an empty laugh.

Memory is not wisdom; idiots can by rote repeat volumes. Yet what is wisdom without memory?

Pain adds rest unto pleasure, and teaches the luxury of health.

Anger is a noble infirmity; the generous failing of the just; the one degree that riseth above zeal, asserting the prerogative of virtue.