Rudyard Kipling Quotes (36 quotations)

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1. A man's mind is wont to tell him more than seven watchmen sitting in a tower. - Rudyard Kipling

2. All the people like us are we, And everyone else is They. - Rudyard Kipling

3. An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy. - Rudyard Kipling

4. And How and Where and Who. - Rudyard Kipling

5. Borrow trouble for yourself, if that's your nature, but don't lend it to your neighbors. - Rudyard Kipling

6. Every woman knows all about everything. - Rudyard Kipling

7. Fill the unforgiving minute with sixty seconds worth of distance run. - Rudyard Kipling

8. Funny how the new things are the old things. - Rudyard Kipling

9. Gardens are not made by singing "Oh, how beautiful," and sitting in the shade. - Rudyard Kipling

10. Gardens are not made by sitting in the shade. - Rudyard Kipling

11. God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers. - Rudyard Kipling

12. He wrapped himself in quotations- as a beggar would enfold himself in the purple of Emperors. - Rudyard Kipling

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

14. I gloat! Hear me gloat! - Rudyard Kipling

15. I keep six honest serving-men (They taught me all I knew); Their names are What and Why and When And How and Where and Who. - Rudyard Kipling

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

17. If I were hanged on the highest hill, Mother o' mine, O mother o' mine! I know whose love would follow me still Mother o' mine, O mother o' mine! - Rudyard Kipling

18. If you can fill the unforgiving minute With sixty seconds worth of distance run Yours is the Earth and everything thats in it, Andyoull be a Man, my son! - Rudyard Kipling

19. If you can force your heart and nerve and sinew to serve your turn long after they are gone, and so hold on when there is nothing in you except the will which says to them: 'Hold on!' - Rudyard Kipling

20. If you can keep your wits about you while all others are losing theirs, and blaming you. . . . The world will be yours and everything in it, what's more, you'll be a man, my son. - Rudyard Kipling

21. Misery assails riches, as lightning does the highest towers; or as a tree that is heavy laden with fruit breaks its own boughs, so riches destroy the virtue of their possessor. - Rudyard Kipling

22. Often and often afterwards, the beloved Aunt would ask me why I had never told anyone how I was being treated. Children tell little more than animals, for what comes to them they accept as eternally established. - Rudyard Kipling

23. Once there was The People - Terror gave it birth; Once there was The People, and it made a hell of earth! Earth arose and crushed it. Listen, oh, ye slain! Once there was The People - it shall never be again! - Rudyard Kipling

24. Politicians. Little Tin Gods on Wheels. - Rudyard Kipling

25. Small miseries, like small debts, hit us in so many places, and meet us at so many turns and corners, that what they want in weight, they make up in number, and render it less hazardous to stand the fire of one cannon ball, than a volley composed of such a shower of bullets. - Rudyard Kipling

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