Behold, my son, with what little wisdom the world is ruled.Count Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna
Be not careless in deeds, nor confused in words, nor rambling in thought.Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
The idea that no gentleman ever swears is all wrong; he can swear and still be a gentleman if he does it in a nice and benevolent and affectionate way.Mark Twain, Speech in NYC, Jan. 22, 1906
Continual improvement is an unending journey.Lloyd Dobens and Clare Crawford-Mason, Thinking About Quality
The law is sic a ass - a idiot.Charles Dickens
We have forty million reasons for failure, but not a single excuse.Rudyard Kipling
Too much rest is rust.
Life is the will to power; our natural desire to dominate and reshape the world to fit our own preferences and assert our personal strength to the fullest degree.