Martin Farquhar Tupper Quote

Life is as the current spark on the miner's wheel of flints; While it spinneth, there is light; stop it, all is darkness.


Proverbial philosophy: in 4 ser., now first complete (ed. 1871)

Picture Quote 1

Life is as the current spark on the miner's wheel of flints; While it spinneth, there is light; stop it, all is darkness.

Picture Quote 2

Life is as the current spark on the miner's wheel of flints; While it spinneth, there is light; stop it, all is darkness.

Picture Quote 3

Life is as the current spark on the miner's wheel of flints; While it spinneth, there is light; stop it, all is darkness.

Picture Quote 4

Life is as the current spark on the miner's wheel of flints; While it spinneth, there is light; stop it, all is darkness.