Elizabeth Bowen Nobody speaks the truth when there is something they must have.
Dan Quayle Public speaking is very easy.
Hillary Rodham Clinton I believe that a worthwhile life is defined by a kind of spiritual journey and a sense of obligation.
Real Live Preacher And so faith is closing your eyes and following the breath of your soul down to the bottom of life, where existence and nonexistence have merged into irrelevance. All that matters is the little part you play in the vast drama.
Soren Kierkegaard Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
Henry David Thoreau If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Horace Mann Jails and prisons are the complement of schools; so many less as you have of the latter, so many more must you have of the former.
Christina Foyle Animals are always loyal and love you, whereas with children you never know where you are.
Hesiod The dawn speeds a man on his journey, and speeds him too in his work.
Orson Scott Card Everybody dies. What matters is what you do between now and when it happens to you.
Edward Abbey A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.
Joseph Batten It is the responsibility of the sender to make sure the receiver understands the message.
don Miguel Ruiz Every human is an artist. The dream of your life is to make beautiful art.
Elaine Agather The leadership instinct you are born with is the backbone. You develop the funny bone and the wishbone that go with it.
Publilius Syrus Tis foolish to fear what you cannot avoid.
Robert Frost Two roads diverged in a wood, and I -- I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.
Dorothy Parker She runs the gamut of emotions from A to B.
John Steinbeck In every bit of honest writing in the world, there is a base theme. Try to understand men, if you understand each other you will be kind to each other. Knowing a man well never leads to hate and nearly always leads to love.
Friedrich Nietzsche At the bottom every man knows well enough that he is a unique human being, only once on this earth; and by no extraordinary chance will such a marvelously picturesque piece of diversity in unity as he is, ever be put together a second time.
Margaret Fuller Male and female represent the two sides of the great radical dualism. But in fact they are perpetually passing into one another. Fluid hardens to solid, solid rushes to fluid. There is no wholly masculine man, no purely feminine woman.
Bertrand Russell The only thing that will redeem mankind is cooperation.
Anonymous If you can read this, thank a teacher.
Benjamin Disraeli A man can know nothing of mankind without knowing something of himself. Self-knowledge is the property of that man whose passions have their full play, but who ponders over their results.
Real Live Preacher This is the challenge of writing. You have to be very emotionally engaged in what you?re doing, or it comes out flat. You can?t fake your way through this.
Thomas Bailey Aldrich To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent - that is to triumph over old age.