List of famous inspirational quotations by the british statesman John Lubbock on topics like doubt, water, watching
Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer's day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.
A day of worry is more exhausting than a week of work.
If we are ever in doubt about what to do, it is a good rule to ask ourselves what we shall wish on the morrow that we had done.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
The important thing is not so much that every child should be taught, as that every child should be given the wish to learn.