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Robert Staughton Lynd – 6 Quotes

 

6 Quotes by Robert Staughton Lynd

 

Most of us can remember a time when a birthday – especially if it was one’s own – brightened the world as if a second sun has risen.

– Robert Staughton Lynd


There are some people who want to throw their arms round you simply because it is Christmas there are other people who want to strangle you simply because it is Christmas.

– Robert Staughton Lynd


Friendship will not stand the strain of very much good advice for very long.

– Robert Staughton Lynd


Knowledge is power only if man knows what facts not to bother with.

– Robert Staughton Lynd


One of the greatest joys known to man is to take a flight into ignorance in search of knowledge.

– Robert Staughton Lynd


Cut quarrels out of literature, and you will have very little history or drama or fiction or epic poetry left.

– Robert Staughton Lynd