Best Quotes by Carolyn Wells (Top 10)

  1. Happiness is the ability to recognize it.
  2. Youth is a silly, vapid state, Old age with fears and ills is rife, This simple boon I beg of Fate - A thousand years of Middle Life.
  3. Actions lie louder than words.
  4. A blunder at the right moment is better than cleverness at the wrong time.
  5. Of two evils choose the prettier.
  6. The books we think we ought to read are poky, dull, and dry The books that we would like to read we are ashamed to buy The books that people talk about we never can recall And the books that people give us, oh, they're the worst of all.
  7. A cynic is a man who looks at the world with a monocle in his mind's eye.
  8. Advice is one of those things it is far more blessed to give than to receive.
  9. 'Tis blessed to bestow, and yet, Could we bestow the gifts we get, And keep the ones we give away, How happy were our Christmas day!
  10. Every dogma must have its day.

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