We must learn to tailor our concepts to fit reality, instead of trying to stuff reality into our concepts.Victor Daniels
The more I see of men, the better I like dogs.Madame de Stael
To be without some of the things you want is an indispensable part of happiness.Bertrand Russell
The brown bag, of course, had its imperfections. While some kids carried roast beef sandwiches, others had peanut butter. I have no way of knowing if all of those brown bags contained 'nutritionally adequate diets.' But I do know that those brown bags and those lunch pails symbolized parental love and responsibility.Charles Mathias, Jr.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.Marcus Aelius Aurelius
Our test of truth is a reference to either a present or imagined future majority in favour of our view.Oliver Wendell Holmes
Never give in--never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.
There are countless ways of achieving greatness, but any road to achieving one's maximum potential must be built on a bedrock of respect for the individual, a commitment to excellence, and a rejection of mediocrity.
Be not ashamed of thy virtues honor's a good brooch to wear in a man's hat at all times.