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They appear but here and there swimming in the vastly deep. (The portions of some books really worth notice are few and far between) - Virgil [Publius Vergilius Maro]


Modesty is a vastly overrated virtue. - John Kenneth Galbraith


The experience to be gathered from books, though often valuable, is but of the nature of learning; whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom; and a small store of the latter is worth vastly more than a stock of the former. - Samuel Smiles


Because psychologists have been able to discover, exactly as in a slow-motion picture, the way the human creature acquires knowledge and habits, the normal child has been vastly helped by what the retarded have taught us. - Pearl S. Buck


One horse-laugh is worth ten thousand syllogisms. It is not only more effective; it is also vastly more intelligent. - Henry Louis Mencken


The capacity of human beings to bore one another seems to be vastly greater than that of any other animal. - Henry Louis Mencken


I have no doubt that in reality the future will be vastly more surprising than anything I can imagine. Now my own suspicion is that the universe is not only queerer than we suppose, but queerer than we can suppose. - J. B. S. Haldane


Space is big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the road to the drug store, but that's just peanuts to space. (The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy, 1979) - Douglas Adams