Faith is a cop-out. If the only way you can accept an assertion is by faith, then you are conceding that it can't be taken on its own merits.Dan Barker, Losing Faith in Faith, 1992
It is well, when judging a friend, to remember that he is judging you with the same godlike and superior impartiality.Arnold Bennett
Abstainer. A weak man who yields to the temptation of denying himself a pleasure.Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is viscous.Henry Adams
The little things are most worthwhile-- quiet word, a look, a smile.Margaret Lindsey
Self awareness is NOT just a bunch of amino acids bumping together.Robert Anson Heinlein
When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than any talent for abstract, positive thinking.
Too often we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve.
Nothing is so dangerous as an ignorant friend; A wise enemy is worth more.