Quotes

Ruth Gordon You have to have a talent for having talent.
Robert J. Sawyer General principles should not be based on exceptional cases.
Sir Winston Churchill I have taken more out of alcohol than alcohol has taken out of me.
Annie Dillard How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.
T. S. Eliot Humankind cannot stand very much reality.
George Carlin There are nights when the wolves are silent and only the moon howls.
M. Grundler The best inheritance a parent can give to his children is a few minutes of their time each day.
Author Unknown Spare minutes are the Gold-dust of time; the portions of life most fruitful in good and evil; the gaps through which temptations enter.
Joseph Conrad For the great mass of mankind, the only saving grace needed is a steady fidelity to what is nearest to hand and heart for the short moment of each human effort.
John Ruskin What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. The only consequence is what we do.
Jose Luis Chilavert Pressure? This is just a football match. When you do not know how to feed your children, that is pressure.
John Dryden None are so busy as the fool and knave.
Evelyn Waugh Of children as of procreation - the pleasure momentary, the posture ridiculous, the expense damnable.
Charles De Gaulle How can one conceive of a one party system in a country that has over 200 varieties of cheese.
George Washington Government is not reason; it is not eloquence; it is force! Like fire, it is a dangerous servant, and a fearful master.
Unknown Money talks and often just says, ''Good Bye.''
Nikita Khrushchev I once said, \We will bury you,\" and I got into trouble with it. Of course we will not bury you with a shovel. Your own working class will bury you."
Michel de Montaigne Malice sucks up the greater part of her own venom, and poisons herself.
Homer Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing in his heart and speaks another.
Mark Twain A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval.
Saint Augustine Unless you believe, you will not understand.
Ralph Waldo Emerson Immortality. I notice that as soon as writers broach this question they begin to quote. I hate quotation. Tell me what you know.
Dame Edith Sitwell I am one of those unhappy persons who inspire bores to the greatest flights of art.
Real Live Preacher Integrity combined with faithfulness is a powerful force and worthy of great respect.
Joseph Addison Sweet are the slumbers of the virtuous man.

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