Joseph Rudyard Kipling

Joseph Rudyard Kipling

English writer

Lived from: 1865-1936

Category: Writers (Contemporary)

Quotes: Joseph Rudyard Kipling

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    More men are killed by overwork than the importance of the world justifies.
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    The Three in One, the One in Three? Not so! To my own Gods I go. It may be they shall give me greater ease than your cold Christ and tangled Trinities.
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    All the people like us are we, And everyone else is They.
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    'Tis beauty, so to speak, nor good talk necessarily. It's just IT. Some women will stay in a man's memory if they once walked down a street.
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    A man's mind is wont to tell him more than seven watchmen sitting in a tower.
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    A people always ends by resembling its shadow.
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    A woman's guess is much more accurate than a man's certainty.
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    All the money in the world is no use to a man or his country if he spends it as fast as he makes it. All he has left is his bills and the reputation for being a fool.
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    All the people like us are We, and everyone else is They.
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    All we have of freedom - all we use or know - this our fathers bought for us, long and long ago.
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    An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy.
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    And that is called paying the Dane-geld; but we've proved it again and again, that if once you have paid him the Dane-geld you never get rid of the Dane.
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    And the end of the fight is a tombstone white with the name of the late deceased, and the epitaph drear: ''A Fool lies here who tried to hustle the East.''
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    And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart, till the Devil whispered behind the leaves ''It's pretty, but is it Art?''
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    Borrow trouble for yourself, if that's your nature, but don't lend it to your neighbors.
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