My final warning to you is always pay for your own drinks. All the scandals in the world of politics today have their cause in the despicable habit of swallowing free drinks.Y. Yakigawa
To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.Abraham Lincoln
Platitude: an idea (a) that is admitted to be true by everyone, and (b) that is not true.H. L. Mencken
It was beautiful and simple, as truly great swindles are.O. Henry
The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it. Resist it, and your soul grows sick with longing for the things it has forbidden to itself.Oscar Wilde
True gentleness is founded on a sense of what we owe to him who made us and to the common nature which we all share. It arises from reflection on our own failings and wants, and from just views of the condition and duty of man. It is native feeling heightened and improved by principle.Hugh Blair
If you ever discover that what you're seeing is a play within a play, just slow down, take a deep breath, and hold on for the ride of your life.
There is still a difference between something and nothing, but it is purely geometrical and there is nothing behind the geometry.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will finally know peace.