Norman Douglas Quotes and its meanings

Norman Douglas has written on many topics. Some of the topics he has discussed most are as follows;

Age Education Happiness Respect Society Wisdom Work

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What does Norman Douglas write about?

Norman Douglas has written on many topics but he is most famous for his work about age, education, happiness, respect, society, wisdom & work. People always share Age quotes, Education quotes, happiness, respect, society, wisdom & work from his literary works.

What are the top most famous quotes by Norman Douglas?

Here are the top most famous quotes by Norman Douglas.

  • You can construct the character of a man and his age not only from what he does and says, but from what he fails to say and do.
  • Education is a state-controlled manufactory of echoes.
  • Shall I give you my recipe for happiness? I find everything useful and nothing indispensable. I find everything wonderful and nothing miraculous. I reverence the body. I avoid first causes like the plague.
  • There is in us a lyric germ or nucleus which deserves respect it bids a man to ponder or create and in this dim corner of himself he can take refuge and find consolations which the society of his fellow creatures does not provide.
  • The pine stays green in winter... wisdom in hardship.
  • What is all wisdom save a collection of platitudes?
  • The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living, which are to be desired when dying.
  • A man can believe a considerable deal of rubbish, and yet go about his daily work in a rational and cheerful manner.