If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.
— Antoine de Saint-Exupery

The brain that bubbles with phrases has hard work to collect its thoughts.
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Good as it is to inherit a library, it is better to collect one.
— Augustine Birrell

To write it, it took three months; to conceive it --three minutes; to collect the data in it --all my life.
— Unknown

To write it, it took three months; to conceive it three minutes; to collect the data in it all my life.
— F. Scott Fitzgerald