MITCHELL, Donald Grant ("Ik Marvel") Quotes
(1822-1908), American author
Ambition is the spur that makes man struggle with destiny. It is heaven's own incentive to make purpose great and achievement greater.
There is no genius in life like the genius of energy and activity.
There is no genius in life like the genius of energy and industry.
I like that wit whose fittest symbol is the playful pinch which a father gives to the cheek of his roguish boy or the pretended bite which a mother prints upon the tempting snowv shoulder of her babe.