Holbrook Jackson - Quotes

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Genius is initiative on fire.

Genius is initiative on fire.

Your library is your portrait. ---->>>

Patience has its limits, take it too far and it's cowardice.

Patience has its limits, take it too far and it's cowardice.

No man is ever old enough to know better.

No man is ever old enough to know better.

A mother never realizes that her children are no longer children. ---->>>

The time to read is any time: no apparatus, no appointment of time and place, is necessary. It is the only art which can be practiced at any hour of the day or night, whenever the time and inclination comes, that is your time for reading; in joy or sorrow, health or illness. ---->>>

Intuition is reason in a hurry. ---->>>

Beware of your habits. The better they are the more surely they will be your undoing. ---->>>

The end of reading is not more books but more life. ---->>>

Suffer fools gladly; they may be right. ---->>>

Those who seek happiness miss it, and those who discuss it, lack it. ---->>>

The poor are the only consistent altruists; they sell all they have and give it to the rich. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: 1874
Birthplace:
Die: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Writer
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George Holbrook Jackson (31 December 1874 – 16 June 1948) was a British journalist, writer and publisher. He was recognised as one of the leading bibliophiles of his time.(wikipedia)