Ralph Waldo Emerson A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesman and philosophers and divines.
Dave Barry Electricity is actually made up of extremely tiny particles called electrons, that you cannot see with the naked eye unless you have been drinking.
William Blake As I was walking among the fires of Hell, <br> delighted with the enjoyments of Genius; <br> which to Angels look like torment and insanity. <br> I collected some of their Proverbs.
Author Unknown He that boasts of his own knowledge proclaims his ignorance
Denis de Rougemont Social confusion has now reached a point at which the pursuit of immorality turns out to be more exhausting than compliance with the old moral codes.
Robbie Gass Like an ability or a muscle, hearing your inner wisdom is strengthened by doing it.
Albert Einstein After a certain high level of technical skill is achieved, science and art tend to coalesce in esthetics, plasticity, and form. The greatest scientists are always artists as well.
G. M. Trevelyan Disinterested intellectual curiosity is the life blood of real civilization.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle How often have I said to you that when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth?
Hannah Arendt The most radical revolutionary will become a conservative the day after the revolution.
Woodrow Wilson There is no higher religion than human service. To work for the common good is the greatest creed.
Mark Twain Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.
Tom Stoppard Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering.
W. Somerset Maugham There is hardly anyone whose sexual life, if it were broadcast, would not fill the world at large with surprise and horror.
Anais Nin There are only two kinds of freedom in the world; the freedom of the rich and powerful, and the freedom of the artist and the monk who renounces possessions.
Ulysses S. Grant The art of war is simple enough. Find out where your enemy is. Get at him as soon as you can. Strike him as hard as you can, and keep moving.
Miyamoto Musashi It may seem difficult at first, but everything is difficult at first.
Edward Gibbon All that is human must retrograde if it does not advance.
Edward Young Some for renown, on scraps of learning dote, <br>And think they grow immortal as they quote.
Adlai E. Stevenson Jr. My definition of a free society is a society where it is safe to be unpopular.
Henry Bolingbroke We can only reason from what is; we can reason on actualities, but not on possibilities.
Charles Simmons Ridicule is the first and last argument of fools.
Clay Aiken Working with children with autism has provided me with an opportunity to see the world in a different way. I see them strive to overcome obstacles and persevere, and learn to persevere myself. They are my inspiration.
Anacharsis Cloots Bad mind, bad heart.<br> (Mals Mens, Malus Animus)
Phyllis Diller A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.