character

Merlyn Quotes

Seven of the best book quotes from Merlyn
  1. #1
    “There is one fairly good reason for fighting—and that is, if the other man starts it. You see, wars are a wickedness, perhaps the greatest wickedness of a wicked species. They are so wicked that they must not be allowed.”
  2. #2
    “There is a thing about Time and Space which the philosopher Einstein is going to find out. Some people call it Destiny.”
  3. #3
    “Education is experience, and the essence of experience is self-reliance.”
  4. #4
    ″‘Tell you!’ he exclaimed. ‘And what is going to happen when there is nobody to tell you? Are you never going to think for yourself?‘”
  5. #5
    “Only fools want to be great.”
  6. #6
    “We have had a good time while we were young, but it is in the nature of Time to fly.”
  7. #7
    ″‘The best thing for being sad,’ replied Merlyn, beginning to puff and blow, ‘is to learn something. That is the only thing that never fails.‘”