Mannon is the largest slave-holder in the world.Frederick Saunders
Pride, like laudanun and other poisonous medicines, is beneficial in small, though injurious in large quantities. No man who is not pleased with himself, even in a personal sense, can please others.Frederick Saunders
The people have always some champion whom they set over them and nurse into greatness...This and no other is the root from which a tyrant springs; when he first appears he is a protector.Plato, The Republic
For this is Wisdom to love, to live To take what fate, or the Gods may give. To ask no question, to make no prayer, To kiss the lips and caress the hair, Speed passion's ebb as you greet its flow To have, - to hold - and - in time, - let goLaurence Hope
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.Louis Pasteur
The wise man does at once what the fool does finally.Baltasar Gracian
Good timber does not grow with ease the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.
There was never a good biography of a good novelist. There couldn't be. He is too many people if he's any good.