Virgil They are able because they think they are able.
Albert Camus We rarely confide in those who are better than we are.
American Experience without learning is better than learning without experience.
Henry David Thoreau I do not propose to write an ode to dejection, but to brag as lustily as chanticleer in the morning, standing on his roost, if only to wake his neighbours up.
Chuang-tzu Cherish that which is within you, and shut off that which is without.
Robert Frost Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper.
David M. Ogilvy In the modern world of business, it is useless to be a creative original thinker unless you can also sell what you create. Management cannot be expected to recognize a good idea unless it is presented to them by a good salesman.
Lois McMaster Bujold The will to be stupid is a very powerful force, but there are always alternatives.
Theodore Roosevelt Do what you can with what you have where you are.
Cullen Hightower Those who agree with us may not be right, but we admire their astuteness.
Georges Clemenceau Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Helen Keller Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Dee Hock The problem is never how to get new, innovative thoughts into your mind, but how to get old ones out. Every mind is a building filled with archaic furniture. Clean out a corner of your mind and creativity will instantly fill it.
Mary Montagu I give myself, sometimes, admirable advice, but I am incapable of taking it.
Fran Lebowitz In real life, I assure you, there is no such thing as algebra.
T. S. Eliot In a minute there is time for decision and revisions that a minute will reverse.
Unknown The only real failure in life is the failure to try.
George Bernard Shaw What is virtue but the trades unionism of the married.
Barry LePatner Good judgment comes from experience, and experience comes from bad judgment.
Tom Stoppard I agree with everything you say, but I would attack to the death your right to say it.
Kin Hubbard Of all the unbearable nuisances, the ignoramus that has travelled is the worst.
Baron Henry Peter Brougham Education makes a people easy to lead, but difficult to drive; easy to govern but impossible to enslave.
C. D. Tavares Since when is public safety the root password to the Constitution?
Arnold Toynbee To be able to fill leisure intelligently is the last product of civilization.
Thomas Paine All national institutions of churches, whether Jewish, Christian or Turkish, appear to me no other than human inventions set up to terrify and enslave mankind, and monopolize power and profit.