John Lubbock Quotes

The whole value of solitude depends upon one's self; it may be a sanctuary or a prison, a haven of repose or a place of punishment, a heaven or a hell, as we ourselves make it.

John Lubbock

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

The idle man does not know what it is to enjoy rest, for he has not earned it."

John Lubbock

A day of worry is more exhausting than a day of work

John Lubbock

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

The whole value of solitude depends upon one's self; it may be a sanctuary or a prison, a haven of repose or a place of punishment, a heaven or a hell, as we ourselves make it

John Lubbock

Many of the greatest men have owed their success to industry rather than to cleverness.

John Lubbock

The idle man does not know what it is to enjoy rest, for he has not earned it

John Lubbock

A day of worry is more exhausting than a day of work.

John Lubbock

The important thing is not so much that every child should be taught, as that every child should be given the wish to learn.

John Lubbock

Do not be afraid of showing your affection. Be warm and tender, thoughtful and affectionate. Men are more helped by sympathy, than by service; love is more than money, and a kind word will give more pleasure than a present.

John Lubbock

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