-Yongle Emperor Zhu Di(more…)
Hello, after several years I have finally reduced the backlog of quotes I had down to zero, so I have decided that I am going to take a break from posting new quotes. Together we have reached 1124 unique quotes, with a handful of nearly identical double quotes. I hope that you have enjoyed this blog and in the future I hope to again begin posting quotes.
For the time being I may go back through an clean up some things, like misspelled tags, convert dubious attributions to anonymous quotes, etc. Thank you for following 1000 Quotes and, hopefully, I will begin posting again soon.
-Albus Dumbledore in J K Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince(more…)
“The greatest country, the richest country, is not that which has the most capitalists, monopolists, immense grabbings, vast fortunes, with its sad, sad soil of extreme, degrading, damning poverty, but the land in which there are the most homesteads, freeholds – where wealth does not show such contrasts high and low, where all men have enough – a modest living – and no man is made possessor beyond the sane and beautiful necessities.”
She did not need much,
wanted very little.
A kind word, sincerity,
fresh air, clean water,
a garden, kisses,
books to read,
sheltering arms, a cosy bed,
and to love and be loved in return.
-Starra Neely Blade(more…)