"Oliver Wendell Holmes" was the name of two prominent men, father and son:
*Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (1809–1894), poet, physician, and essayist
*Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. (1841–1935), justice of the Supreme Court of the United StatesIf you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous writers! More Oliver Wendell Holmes on Wikipedia.
There are one-story intellects, two-story intellects, and three-story intellects with skylights. All fact collectors with no aim beyond their facts are one-story men. Two-story men compare reason and generalize, using labors of the fact collectors as well as their own. Three-story men idealize, imagine, and predict. Their best illuminations come from above through the skylight.Oliver Wendell Holmes