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
We must laugh at man, to avoid crying for him.Napoleon Bonaparte
Condense some daily experience into a glowing symbol, and an audience is electrified.Ralph Waldo Emerson
Edwards missed getting Stearns at third base by an eyeball.Jerry Coleman
Bear in mind, if you are going to amount to anything, that your success does not depend upon the brilliancy and the impetuosity with which you take hold, but upon the ever lasting and sanctified bulldoggedness with which you hang on after you have taken hold.Dr. A. B. Meldrum
There is only one way in which a person acquires a new idea; by combination or association of two or more ideas he already has into a new juxtaposition in such a manner as to discover a relationship among them of which he was not previously aware.Francis A. Carter
It is sometimes expedient to forget who we are.
Be neither too remote nor too familiar.