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Rudyard Kipling – 14 Quotes

 

14 Quotes by Rudyard Kipling

 

Down to Gehenna, or up to the Throne, He travels the fastest who travels alone.

– Rudyard Kipling


He travels the fastest who travels alone.

– Rudyard Kipling


And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart, till the Devil whispered behind the leaves ‘It’s pretty, but is it Art?’

– Rudyard Kipling


It’s clever, but is it Art?

– Rudyard Kipling


San Francisco is a mad city – inhabited for the most part by perfectly insane people whose women are of a remarkable beauty.

– Rudyard Kipling


I always prefer to believe the best of everybody, it saves so much trouble.

– Rudyard Kipling


All the people like us are we, and everyone else is They.

– Rudyard Kipling


We have forty million reasons for failure, but not a single excuse.

– Rudyard Kipling


Gardens are not made by singing ‘Oh, how beautiful,’ and sitting in the shade.

– Rudyard Kipling


God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.

– Rudyard Kipling


If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.

– Rudyard Kipling


Borrow trouble for yourself, if that’s your nature, but don’t lend it to your neighbours.

– Rudyard Kipling


Heaven grant us patience with a man in love.

– Rudyard Kipling


When you’re wounded and left on Afghanistan’s plains, and the women come out to cut up what remains, jest roll to your rifle and blow out your brains and go to your gawd like a soldier.

– Rudyard Kipling