Albert Einstein Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
Oscar Wilde Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty.
Thomas a Kempis Remember that lost time does not return.
Simonides Go tell the Spartans,<br> Passerby,<br> That here, obedient to their laws,<br> We lie.
James Joyce History is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake.
Anonymous Good friends are hard to find, harder to leave, and impossible to forget.
Samuel Johnson No man is a hypocrite in his pleasures.
Gore Vidal Whenever a friend succeeds a little something in me dies.
Samuel Hazo Expect everything, and anything seems nothing.<br> Expect nothing, and anything seems everything.
Leon Trotsky Old age is the most unexpected of all the things that happen to a man.
Voltaire Anything that is too stupid to be spoken is sung.
Henry David Thoreau Heroes are often the most ordinary of men.
William Shakespeare I wasted time, and now doth time waste me.
Pearl Buck Teaching is as sacred as priesthood. If one has not the concern for humanity, the love of living creatures, the vision of the priest and artist, he must not teach.
Pythagoras It is only necessary to make war with five things; with the maladies of the body, the ignorances of the mind, with the passions of the body, with the seditions of the city and the discords of families.
Real Live Preacher I?m telling you, things are getting out of hand. Or maybe I?m discovering that things were never in my hands.
Alexander Pope Fools admire, but men of sense approve.
Charles Caleb Colton True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it be lost.
Charles Fox Pleasure and love are the pinions of great deeds.
John Wyndham When a day that you happen to know is Wednesday starts off sounding like Sunday, there is something seriously wrong somewhere.
Orson Welles I passionately hate the idea of being with it, I think an artist has always to be out of step with his time.
Richard Feynman Nature has a great simplicity and therefore a great beauty.
Jean Kerr I feel about airplanes the way I feel about diets. It seems to me they are wonderful things for other people to go on.
Sidney J. Harris A cynic is not merely one who reads bitter lessons from the past, he is one who is prematurely disappointed in the future.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Above all, try something.