Sydney J. Harris quotes

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Agnosticism is a perfectly respectable and tenable philosophical position; it is not dogmatic and makes no pronouncements about th ...
As we grow older, we should learn that these are two quite different things. Character is something you forge for yourself; temper ...
The principal difference between love and hate is that love is a irradiation, and hate is a concentration. Love makes everything l ...
A cynic is not merely one who reads bitter lessons from the past; he is one who is prematurely disappointed in the future.
People who think they're generous to a fault usually think that's their only fault.
We have not passed that subtle line between childhood and adulthood until we move from the passive voice to the active voice--that ...
The difference between patriotism and nationalism is that the patriot is proud of his country for what it does, and the nationalis ...
The difference between faith and superstition is that the first uses reason to go as far as it can, and then makes the jump; the s ...
Patriotism is proud of a country's virtues and eager to correct its deficiencies; it also acknowledges the legitimate patriotism o ...
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