Great Throughts Treasury

This site is dedicated to the memory of Dr. Alan William Smolowe who gave birth to the creation of this database.


"All ought to refrain from marriage who cannot avoid abject poverty for their children; for poverty is not only a great evil, but tends to its own increase by leading to recklessness in marriage." - Charles Darwin, fully Charles Robert Darwin

"To tell men that they cannot help themselves is to fling them into recklessness and despair." - James Froude, fully James Anthony Froude

"I love the recklessness of faith. First you leap and then you grow wings." -