Author Unknown Only those who have the patience to do simple things perfectly ever acquire the skill to do difficult things easily.
Venezuelan Proverb A good friend will fit you like ring to finger.
Sara Teasdale Can I ever know you Or you know me?
Niccolo Machiavelli War is a profession by which a man cannot live honorably; an employment by which the soldier, if he would reap any profit, is obliged to be false, rapacious, and cruel.
Jane Goodall Only if we understand, will we care. Only if we care, will we help. Only if we help shall all be saved.
Charles Kingsley We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements in life, when all we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
Moralia Do not fight verbosity with words: speech is given to all, intelligence to few.
Henry James She was a woman who, between courses, could be graceful with her elbows on the table.
Dave Barry As long as humanity has been human, it has looked toward the heavens and dreamed that some day, some way, there would be giant federal contracts involved.
Henry Ford I foresee the time when industry shall no longer denude the forests which require generations to mature, nor use up the mines which were ages in the making, but shall draw its materials largely from the annual produce of the fields.
Woody Allen There are three rings involved with marriage. The engagement ring, the wedding ring, and the suffering.
Hagar the Horrible As you journey through life take a minute every now and then to give a thought for the other fellow. He could be plotting something.
Friedrich Nietzsche Believe me! The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to live dangerously!
Elbert Hubbard To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.
Bill Watterson Today my spirit is going to school while my body stays in bed.
Confucius Do not impose on others what you yourself do not desire.
Oscar Wilde Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
Abba Eban Men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all the other alternatives.
Fran Lebowitz In real life, I assure you, there is no such thing as algebra.
Abigail Adams We have too many high-sounding words, and too few actions that correspond with them.
Thomas Bailey Aldrich The possession of unlimited power will make a despot of almost any man. There is a possible Nero in the gentlest of human creature that walks.
Mark Twain Man is the Only Animal that Blushes. Or needs to.
Charles Haddon Spurgeon Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.
Dr. Thomas Fuller Get the facts, or the facts will get you. And when you get them, get them right, or they will get you wrong.
Sandra Carey Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living; the other helps you make a life.