Henry Louis Mencken It is even harder for the average ape to believe that he has descended from man.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg To do just the opposite is also a form of imitation.
Frank Lloyd Wright A doctor can bury his mistakes but an architect can only advise his client to plant vines.
Author Unknown The guilty catch themselves.
H. H. Williams Furious activity is no substitute for understanding.
Benjamin Franklin They that will not be counseled, cannot be helped. If you do not hear reason she will rap you on the knuckles.
Akio Morita Curiosity is the key to creativity.
Dom Perignon Come quickly, I am tasting stars!
Frank Tyger Be a good listener. Your ears will never get you in trouble.
J.B. Priestley Marriage is like paying an endless visit in your worst clothes.
George Orwell In general, the greater the understanding, the greater the delusion: the more intelligent, the less sane.
J. R. R. Tolkien We are never late. We arrive precisely when we mean to.
Kurt Vonnegut A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is around to be loved.
Dave Letterman USA Today has come out with a new survey - apparently, three out of every four people make up 75% of the population.
Marcel Proust There is no one, no matter how wise he is, who has not in his youth said things or done things that are so unpleasant to recall in later life that he would expunge them entirely from his memory if that were possible.
Anwar el-Sadat I was brought up to believe that how I saw myself was more important than how others saw me.
Dag Hammarskjold Do not look back. And do not dream about the future, either. It will neither give you back the past, nor satisfy your other daydreams. Your duty, your reward- your destiny-are here and now.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Divide and rule, a sound motto. Unite and lead, a better one.
Florida Scott-Maxwell No matter how old a mother is, she watches her middle-aged children for signs of improvement.
Bertrand Russell What the world needs is not dogma but an attitude of scientific inquiry combined with a belief that the torture of millions is not desirable, whether inflicted by Stalin or by a Deity imagined in the likeness of the believer.
H. G. Wells Non-violence is the policy of the vegetable kingdom
Benito Mussolini The history of saints is mainly the history of insane people.
Plutarch Nothing is harder to direct than a man in prosperity; nothing more easily managed that one is adversity.
Confucius Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Jewish Proverb If the rich could hire the poor to die for them, the poor would make a very nice living.