Quotes by Count Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna

Behold, my son, with what little wisdom the world is ruled.

Count Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna

Other Great Authors


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.

Sir Walter Scott, The Betrothed »

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.

Friedrich Nietzche »