Oliver Wendell Holmes
b. 1841; d. 1935
Aphorisms Attributed to This Aphorist
It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen.
I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving -- we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it -- but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor.