Quotes

Chief Joseph Hear me, my chiefs! I am tired. My heart is sick and sad. From where the sun now stands, I will fight no more forever.
Charles Simmons Promptitude is not only a duty, but is also a part of good manners; it is favorable to fortune, reputation, influence, and usefulness; a little attention and energy will form the habit, so as to make it easy and delightful.
Edward R. Murrow To be persuasive, we must be believable; to be believable we must be credible; to be credible, we must be truthful.
George Bernard Shaw Audacious ribald: your laughter will finish in hideous boredom before morning.
Gene Oliver Every path serves a purpose.
Michel de Montaigne Ambition is not a vice of little people.
Groucho Marx From the moment I picked up your book until I laid it down, I was convulsed with laughter. Some day I intend reading it.
Fran Lebowitz Food is an important part of a balanced diet.
Norman Mailer The function of socialism is to raise suffering to a higher level.
George Bernard Shaw Assassination is the extreme form of censorship.
William Shakespeare Pity is the virtue of the law, and none but tyrants use it cruelly.
George Bernard Shaw England and America are two countries separated by a common language.
John Gaule A complex system that works is invariably found to have evolved from a simple system that works.
Mark Twain Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
Johann Kaspar Lavater Beware of him who hates the laugh of a child.
William Shakespeare He who has injured thee was either stronger or weaker than thee. If weaker, spare him; if stronger, spare thyself.
Ralph Nader I start with the premise that the function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.
Mark Twain Let us so live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
Dolly Parton We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
Author Unknown One should be more concerned about what his conscience whispers than about what other people shout.
Thomas Jefferson In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
Robert Anthony I have been like a child walking along the shore line. Quickly discarding one sea shell for another of more outward beauty-- never to know the pearl within!
Henry Ford My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
Professor Edsger Dijkstra PL<br>1, \the fatal disease\", belongs more to the problem set than to the solution set."
Nathaniel Hawthorne Words -- so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.

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