Has not Nature proved, in giving us the strength necessary to submit them to our desires, that we have the right to do so?Marquis de Sade, Aline et Valcour
It is a mistake for a taciturn, serious-minded woman to marry a jovial man, but not for a serious-minded man to marry a lighthearted woman.Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
An intellectual is a person whose mind watches itself.Albert Camus
In the midst of hopes and cares, of apprehensions and of disquietude, regard every day that dawns upon you as if it was to be your last then super-added hours, to the enjoyment of which you had not looked forward, will prove an acceptable boon.Horace
Let him who desires peace prepare for war.Flavius Vegetius Renatus
Some succeed because they are destined to, but most succeed because they are determined to.Henry Van Dyke
In the next year or so, my signature will appear on 60 billion of United States currency. More important to me, however, is the signature that appears on my life-the strong, proud, assertive handwriting of a loving father and mother.
Do not condemn the judgement of another because it differs from your own. You may both be wrong.
Never complain about growing old, Because so many never get the chance