Great innovations should not be forced on slender majorities.
— Thomas Jefferson

Let guilty men remember, their black deedsDo lean on crutches made of slender reeds.
John Webster slender quote

Prayer is the slender nerve that moves the muscle of omnipotence.
— Martin Tupper

All things human hang by a slender thread; and that which seemed to stand strong suddenly falls and sinks in ruins.
— Ovid

The cello is like a beautiful woman who has not grown older, but younger with time, more slender, more supple, more graceful.
— slender quotation by Pau (Pablo) Casals