George Holbrook Jackson

British journalist, writer and publisher

Lived from: 1874-1948

Category: Media | Writers (Contemporary)

Quotes: George Holbrook Jackson

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    As soon as an idea is accepted it is time to reject it.
    Source: Platitudes in the Making (1911) p. 13
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    Genius is initiative on fire.
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    Intuition is reason in a hurry.
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    Never put off till tomorrow the book you can read today.
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    Only one-fourth of the sorrow in each man's life is caused by outside uncontrollable elements, the rest is self-imposed by failing to analyze and act with calmness.
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    Patience has its limits, take it too far and it's cowardice.
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    Read as you taste fruit or savor wine, or enjoy friendship, love or life.
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    The newest books are those that never grow old.
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    Those who seek happiness miss it, and those who discuss it, lack it.
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    We are more inclined to regret our virtues than our vices; but only the very honest will admit this.
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    Your library is your portrait.
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