John Crowley Curiosity was a form of lust, a wandering cupidity of the eye and the mind.
John Ray Love thy neighbor, but pull not down thy hedge.
Charles Anderson Dana When a dog bites a man that is not news, but when a man bites a dog that is news.
Menander Whom the gods love dies young.
American Greetings Card Sometimes the only sense we can make out of life is a sense of humor.
B. F. Skinner Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.
Confucius Do not be desirous of having things done quickly. Do not look at small advantages. Desire to have things done quickly prevents their being done thoroughly. Looking at small advantages prevents great affairs from being accomplished.
Robert Louis Stevenson Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others.
Harry Firestone You get the best out of others when you give the best of yourself.
Buddha As the flectcher whittles and makes straight his arrows, so the master directs his straying thoughts.
Anne Frank How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
Cyril Connolly What grape to keep its place in the sun, taught our ancestors to make wine?
Robert A. Humphrey An undefined problem has an infinite number of solutions.
Thomas H. Huxley Science is nothing but trained and organized common sense.
South Guilt upon the conscience, like rust upon iron, both defiles and consumes it, gnawing and creeping into it, as that does which at last eats out the very heart and substance of the metal.
Woody Allen Whosoever shall not fall by the sword or by famine, shall fall by pestilence, so why bother shaving?
Horace Mann Character is what God and the angels know of us; reputation is what men and women think of us.
Dora Russell We want far better reasons for having children than not knowing how to prevent them.
Caterina Rando Increase your personal power through positive and powerful communication. Recognize and eliminate negative self talk.
Jeremy Bentham The question is not, can they reason? Nor, can they talk? But, can they suffer?
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg Nothing is more conducive to peace of mind than not having any opinions at all.
Aeschylus Of all the gods, Death only craves not gifts:<br> Nor sacrifice, nor yet drink-offering poured<br> Avails; no altars hath he, nor is soothed<br> By hymns of praise. From him alone of all<br> The powers of heaven Persuasion holds aloof.
Jacques Chirac Terrorism has become the systematic weapon of a war that knows no borders or seldom has a face.
J. K. Rowling Youth cannot know how age thinks and feels. But old men are guilty if they forget what it was to be young.
Mahatma Gandhi There is more to life than increasing its speed.