Gore Vidal Every time a friend succeeds, I die a little.
Don Marquis Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday.
Chamfort Tis a good thing to laugh at any rate, and if a straw can tickle a man, it is an instrument of happiness.
Bill Watterson People who get nostalgic about childhood were obviously never children.
William Hazlitt A King (as such) is not a great man. He has great power, but it is not his own.
Ralph Waldo Emerson The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is to be one.
Vincent van Gogh If one is master of one thing and understands one thing well, one has at the same time, insight into and understanding of many things.
Harold Fricklestein A conclusion is the place where you got tired of thinking.
Horace Smith Courage is the fear of being thought a coward.
Aristotle A friend is a second self.
Ralph Waldo Emerson People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.
Marcus Aurelius All is ephemeral--fame and the famous as well.
J. K. Rowling Humans have a knack for choosing precisely the things that are worst for them.
William Shakespeare I pray you bear me henceforth from the noise and rumour of the field, where I may think the remnant of my thoughts in peace, and part of this body and my soul with contemplation and devout desires.
Carl Jung Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol or morphine or idealism.
Colette It is wise to apply the oil of refined politeness to the mechanisms of friendship.
Kathleen Norris If we are lucky, we can give in and rest without feeling guilty. We can stop doing and concentrate on being.
H.S. Thompson Every now and then when your life gets complicated and the weasels start closing in, the only cure is to load up on heinous chemicals and then drive like a bastard from Hollywood to Las Vegas ... with the music at top volume and at least a pint of ether.
Captain Lawrence Oates I am just going outside and may be some time.
Benjamin Franklin To follow by faith alone is to follow blindly.
Plato Death is not the worst than can happen to men.
John Milton If it come to prohibiting, there is aught more likely to be prohibited than truth itself.
Judith Martin What you have when everyone wears the same playclothes for all occasions, is addressad by nickname, expected to participate in Show And Tell, and bullied out of any desire form privacy, is not democracy; it is kindergarten.
Thomas a Kempis And when he is out of sight, quickly also is he out of mind.
Errol Flynn My problem lies in reconciling my gross habits with my net income.