Friday, August 23, 2019

Nathaniel Hawthorne Quotes

No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true. Nathaniel Hawthorne

Nobody, I think, ought to read poetry, or look at pictures or statues, who cannot find a great deal more in them than the poet or artist has actually expressed. Their highest merit is suggestiveness. Nathaniel Hawthorne

You can get assent to almost any proposition so long as you are not going to do anything about it. Nathaniel Hawthorne