Carolyn Wells Quotes

A guilty conscience is the mother of invention.

A cynic is a man who looks at the world with a monocle in his mind’s eye.

Every dogma must have its day.

They borrow books they will not buy, They have no ethics or religions; I wish some kind of Burbankian guy, Could cross my books with homing pigeons.

In the old ten-acre pasture, Lookin’ eastward toward a tree, There’s a Purple Cow a-settin’ And I know she thinks of me. For the wind is in the gum-tree, And the hay is in the mow, And the cow-bells are a-callin’ “Come and see a Purple Cow!” But I am not going now, Not at […]

Actions lie louder than words.