Won Pole

Famous quotes containing the words won and/or pole:

    A man who knows the Real
    is won only by true feeling.
    Who can fool an old cat
    with sour gruel?
    Hla Stavhana (c. 50 A.D.)

    The discovery of the North Pole is one of those realities which could not be avoided. It is the wages which human perseverance pays itself when it thinks that something is taking too long. The world needed a discoverer of the North Pole, and in all areas of social activity, merit was less important here than opportunity.
    Karl Kraus (1874–1936)