Edward Gibbon Quotes (8 quotations)

1. All that is human must retrograde if it does not advance. - Edward Gibbon

2. History is indeed little more than the register of the crimes, follies and misfortunes of mankind. - Edward Gibbon

3. I never make the mistake of arguing with people for whose opinions I have no respect. - Edward Gibbon

4. Our work is the presentation of our capabilities. - Edward Gibbon

5. The end comes when we no longer talk with ourselves. It is the end of genuine thinking and the beginning of the final loneliness. - Edward Gibbon

6. The winds and the waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators. - Edward Gibbon

7. Unprovided with original learning, unformed in the habits of thinking, unskilled in the arts of composition, I resolved to write a book. - Edward Gibbon

8. We improve ourselves by victories over ourself. There must be contests, and you must win. - Edward Gibbon

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