Browse Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr. quotes, sayings and more! View the Quote of the Day, read biographies and take our author quizzes!
Fame is the scentless sunflower, with gaudy crown of gold; But friendship is the breathing […]
A great calamity is as old as the trilobites an hour after it has happened. […]
Have the courage to act instead of react. Oliver Wendell Holmes
It’s faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living. Oliver […]
To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind, and sometimes against it. […]
Some people are so heavenly minded that they are no earthly good. Oliver Wendell Holmes […]
Love prefers twilight to daylight. Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.
One flag, one land, one heart, one hand, one nation evermore! Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.
What lies before us and what lies beyond us, is tiny compared to what lies […]
Where we love is home – home that our feet may leave, but not our […]
Men do not quit playing because they grow old; they grow old because they quit […]
The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions. Oliver Wendell […]
Man has his will, but woman has her way. Oliver Wendell Holnes Sr.