Quotes by John Whitehead

The people of the South have rejected the constitutional amendment, and therefore we will march upon them and force them to adopt it at the point of the bayonet, and establish military power over them until they do adopt it.

John Whitehead

Other Great Authors

Wisdom too often never comes, and so one ought not to reject it merely because it comes late.

Felix Frankfurter

Praise is like sunlight to the human spirit: we cannot flower and grow without it.

Jess Lair

Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is nothing so ridiculous but some philosopher has said it.


There's a moment coming. It's not here yet. It's still on the way. It's in the future. It hasn't arrived. Here it comes. Here it is It's gone.


A thing moderately good is not so good as it ought to be. Moderation in temper is always a virtue, but moderation in principle is always a vice.

Thomas Paine »

You wake me up early in the morning to tell me I am right? Please wait until I am wrong.

Johann von Neumann, on being phoned at 10:00 AM »

Playing dead not only comes in handy when face to face with a bear, but also at important business meetings.

Jack Handey Deep Thoughts »