Paul Eldridge - Quotes

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Jealousy would be far less torturous if we understood that love is a passion entirely unrelated to our merits. ---->>>

History is the transformation of tumultuous conquerors into silent footnotes. ---->>>

If we were brought to trial for the crimes we have committed against ourselves, few would escape the gallows. ---->>>

Praises for our past triumphs are as feathers to a dead bird. ---->>>

In the spider-web of facts, many a truth is strangled. ---->>>

There are those whose sole claim to profundity is the discovery of exceptions to the rules. ---->>>

We endeavor to stuff the universe into the gullet of an aphorism. ---->>>

Man is ready to die for an idea, provided that idea is not quite clear to him. ---->>>

With the stones we cast at them, geniuses build new roads with them. ---->>>

Reading the epitaphs, our only salvation lies in resurrecting the dead and burying the living. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 01-01, 1970
Die: 1982-07-28
Occupation: Educator

Paul Eldridge (May 5, 1888 – July 26, 1982) was an American poet, novelist, short story writer and teacher. The son of Leon and Jeanette Eldridge (née Lafleur), he was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on May 5, 1888. He later married a fellow writer, Sylvette de Lamar (author of a 1932 novel Jews and the Cross) (wikipedia)