Favorite Quotations ~  Never Middlesex

"Never, never, never quit." ~ Winston Churchill


Never, never trust anyone who asks for white wine. It means they're phonies. ~ Bette Davis

Never, never pin your whole faith on any human being not if he is the best and wisest in the whole world. There are lots of nice things you can do with sand; but do not try building a house on it. ~ C. S. Lewis

Never, never is it possible to reach someone if you become angry or bitter only love and gentleness can do it. Maybe not this time but maybe the next or the hundredth time. ~ Cesar Chavez

Never, my heart, is there enough of living. ~ Leone Adams

Never, if possible, lie down at night without being able to say: I have made one human being, at least, a little wiser, a little happier, or a little better this day. ~ Charles Kingsley

Never, ever regret or apologize for believing that when one man or one woman decides to risk addressing the world with truth, the world may stop what it is doing and hear. ~ Robert Fulghum

Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from the writer to the reader. ~ Joseph Joubert

Never work just for money or for power. They won't save your soul or help you sleep at night. ~ Marian Wright Edelman

Never waste a prayer on something that isn't important. ~ Oscar Goodman

Never was good work done without much trouble. ~ Chinese proverb

Never walk away from failure. On the contrary, study it carefully and imaginatively for its hidden assets. ~ Michael Korda

Never vote for the best candidate, vote for the one who will do the least harm. ~ Frank Dane

Never use one word when a dozen will suffice. ~ Paul Herbig

Never use a long word when a short one will do as well. ~ Louisa May Alcott

Never undertake anything for which you would not have the courage to ask the blessing of Heaven. ~ Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Never underestimate the power of very stupid people in large groups. ~ John Kenneth Galbraith