Pondering Quotes & Things

“The very greatest things – great thoughts, discoveries, inventions – have usually been nurtured in hardship, often pondered over in sorrow, and at length established with difficulty.”

“Listen a hundred times; ponder a thousand times; speak once.”

“The optimist pleasantly ponders how high his kite will fly; the pessimist woefully wonders how soon his kite will fall.”

“A short saying oft contains much wisdom.”Sophocles

“Nothing gives an author so much pleasure as to find his works respectfully quoted by other learned authors.” – Benjamin Franklin