Quotes by Henry Waldorf Francis

A court is a place where what was confused before becomes more unsettled than ever.

Henry Waldorf Francis

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When you point your finger at someone, three fingers are pointing back at you.

Anonymous

It is not doing the things we like to do, But liking the things we have to do That makes life blessed.

Unknown

Knowledge comes by eyes always open and working hard, and there is no knowledge that is not power.

Jeremy Taylor

Jean Paul Sartre says in "No Exit" that hell is other people. Well, our task in life is to make it heaven. Or at least earth.

Alan Alda, GQ, Summer, 1980

When the conduct of men is designed to be influenced, persuasion, kind unassuming persuasion, should ever be adopted. It is an old and true maxim that 'a drop of honey catches more flies than a gallon of gall.' So with men. If you would win a man to your cause, first convince him that you are his sincere friend. Therein is a drop of honey that catches his heart, which, say what he will, is the great highroad to his reason, and which, once gained, you will find but little trouble in convincing him of the justice of your cause, if indeed that cause is really a good one.

Abraham Lincoln

If you can attain repose and calm, believe that you have seized happiness.

Julie-Jeanne-Eleonore de Lespinasse »

One hand washes the other.

Seneca »

AIDS obliges people to think of sex as having, possibly, the direst consequences suicide. Or murder.

Susan Sontag »