Classic Literature | 16 March 2016Words of Wisdom from the Classics Share article facebook twitter google pinterest When we need some #WednesdayWisdom, we often find ourselves turning to the classics. Here are just a few of our favorite quotes to inspire you this hump day. “Beware; for I am fearless, and therefore powerful.” — Mary Shelley (Frankenstein) “A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that profound secret and mystery to every other.” ? Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities “Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing.” — Oscar Wilde (The Picture of Dorian Gray) “It has long been an axiom of mine that the little things are infinitely the most important.” — Arthur Conan Doyle (The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes) “For a friend with an understanding heart is worth no less than a brother” — Homer (The Odyssey) “Right is right, and wrong is wrong, and a body ain’t got no business doing wrong when he ain’t ignorant and knows better.” — Mark Twain, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn “Live! Live the wonderful life that is in you! Let nothing be lost upon you. Be always searching for new sensations. Be afraid of nothing.” — Oscar Wilde (The Picture of Dorian Gray) “He knew enough of the world to know that there is nothing in it better than the faithful service of the heart.” — Charles Dickens (A Tale of Two Cities) “When you have eliminated all which is impossible, then whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.” — Arthur Conan Doyle (The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes) Share article facebook twitter google pinterest If you have any comments on this article please contact us or get in touch via social media.