Thursday, May 8, 2008
Travel makes a wise man better but a fool worse.
Henry Louis Mencken
Communism, like any other revealed religion, is largely made up of prophesies.
Bertie Charles Forbes
It’s so much easier to do good than to be good.
I never make the mistake of arguing with people for whose opinion I have no respect.
Wednesday, May 7, 2008
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The years teach us much the days never knew.
Man is the most versatile of all forms of capital.
Marquis de La Grange
When we advise we are usually looking for an accomplice.
Dorothy Canfield Fisher
One of the many things nobody ever tells you about middle age is that it’s such a nice change from being young.
Sunday, May 4, 2008
Any confidence you may have based on something outside yourself is also the basis of your self-doubt.
It is not the employer who pays wages – he only handles the money. It is the product that pays wages.
Success is when reality exceeds expectations.
A woman can look both moral and exciting – if she also looks as if it were quite a struggle.
Thursday, May 1, 2008
Edgar Z. Friedenberg
Only science can hope to keep technology is some sort of moral order.
The big cities of America are becoming Third World countries.
Be regular and orderly in your daily affairs that you may be violent and original in your work.
William Cuthbert Faulkner
No man can cause more grief than that one clinging blindly to the vices of his ancestors.