John Sterling

John
Sterling
1806
1844

English Author and Poet

Author Quotes

There is no lie that a man will not believe; and there is no man who does not believe many lies; and there is no man who believes only lies.

Pain has its own noble joy, when it starts a strong consciousness of life, from a stagnant one.

Of all the tyrants the world affords, our own affections are the fiercest lords.

Instinct is intelligence incapable of self-consciousness.

Colors answer feeling in man; shapes answer thought; and motion answers will.

The worst education which teaches self-denial is better than the best which teaches everything else and not that.

Author Picture
First Name
John
Last Name
Sterling
Birth Date
1806
Death Date
1844
Bio

English Author and Poet