Inspirational Quotes from Robert Wilson Lynd

Most human beings are quite likeable if you do not see too much of them.

Robert Wilson Lynd

The belief in the possibility of a short decisive war appears to be one of the most ancient and dangerous of human illusions.

Robert Wilson Lynd

There are two sorts of curiosity – the momentary and the permanent. The momentary is concerned with the odd appearance on the surface of things. The permanent is attracted by the amazing and consecutive life that flows on beneath the surface of things.

Robert Wilson Lynd

There is nothing in which the birds differ more from man than the way in which they can build and yet leave a landscape as it was before.

Robert Wilson Lynd

It is almost impossible to remember how tragic a place the world is when one is playing golf.

Robert Wilson Lynd

It is in games that many men discover their paradise.

Robert Wilson Lynd