John buchan Quotes

"You think that a wall as solid as the earth separates civilisation from barbarism. I tell you...

"You think that a wall as solid as the earth separates civilisation from barbarism. I tell you the division is a thread, a sheet of glass. A touch here, a push there, and you bring back the reign of Saturn." — John Buchan (1875-1940) "The Power-House," Blackwood's Magazine (December 1913)
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"I believe that all wisdom consists in car...

"I believe that all wisdom consists in caring immensely for a few right things, and not caring a straw about the rest." ~ John Buchan
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