Thomas Edison Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Larry Leissner If confusion is the first step to knowledge, I must be a genius.
Thomas Brummond Property has its duties as well as its rights.
Anatole France The impotence of God is infinite.
Voltaire If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
Isaac Asimov Part of the inhumanity of the computer is that, once it is competently programmed and working smoothly, it is completely honest.
Carl Jung Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol, morphine or idealism.
Charles Horton Cooley It is partly to avoid consciousness of greed that we prefer to associate with those who are at least as greedy as we ourselves. Those who consume much less are a reproach.
Sun-tzu A military operation involves deception. Even though you are competent, appear to be incompetent. Though effective, appear to be ineffective.
Emily Dickinson One need not be a chamber to be haunted;<br> One need not be a house;<br> The brain has corridors surpassing<br> Material place.
Walt Whitman The habit of giving only enhances the desire to give.
Joseph Conrad For the great mass of mankind, the only saving grace needed is a steady fidelity to what is nearest to hand and heart for the short moment of each human effort.
Voltaire Regimen is superior to medicine.
Benjamin Franklin At 20 years of age the will reigns, at 30 the wit, at 40 the judgment.
Brock Chisholm You can only cure retail but you can prevent wholesale.
Benjamin Franklin To be proud of virtue is to poison oneself with the antidote.
Author Unknown Desire for security keeps littleness little and threatens the great with smallness.
Jerome K. Jerome I like work: it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.
Pauline Kael Her only flair is in her nostrils.
John Keats Poetry should please by a fine excess and not by singularity. It should strike the reader as a wording of his own highest thoughts, and appear almost as a remembrance.
Henry Miller To be silent the whole day long, see no newspaper, hear no radio, listen to no gossip, be thoroughly and completely lazy, thoroughly and completely indifferent to the fate of the world is the finest medicine a man can give himself.
Thomas Szasz Formerly, when religion was strong and science weak, men mistook magic for medicine; now, when science is strong and religion weak, men mistake medicine for magic.
Karl von Bonstetten To resist the frigidity of old age one must combine the body, the mind and the heart - and to keep them in parallel vigor one must exercise, study and love.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.
Peter Drucker So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work.