Testimony is like an arrow shot from a long-bow; its force depends on the strength of the hand that draws it. But argument is like an arrow from a cross-bow, which has equal force if drawn by a child or a man.Charles Boyle
I have my faults, but changing my tune is not one of them.Samuel Beckett
I have left orders to be awakened at any time in case of national emergency, even if I'm in a cabinet meeting.Ronald Reagan
To keep the fire burning brightly, there's one easy rule keep the two logs together, near enough to keep each other warm and far enough apart -- about a finger's breadth -- for breathing room. Good fire, good marriage, same rule.Marnie Reed Crowell
The gods are just, and of our pleasant vicesMake instruments to plague us.William Shakespeare, King Lear, Act 5 scene 3
Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is a nobler art of leaving things undone.The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of nonessentials.Lin Yutang, O Magazine, October 2002
Language is a living, kicking, growing, flitting, evolving reality, and the teacher should spontaneously reflect its vibrant and protean qualities.
Friends are great and always seem to work by the appropriate will of God.
No man knows how bad he is till he has tried very hard to be good.