Quotes by Overlung

Wit is brushwood; judgment timber; the one gives the greatest flame, and the other yields the most durable heat; and both meeting make the best fire.

Overlung

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Education is a companion which no misfortune can depress, no crime can destroy, no enemy can alienate,no despotism can enslave. At home, a friend, abroad, an introduction, in solitude a solace and in society an ornament.It chastens vice, it guides virtue, it gives at once grace and government to genius. Without it, what is man A splendid slave, a reasoning savage.

Joseph Addison

The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.

Albert Einstein

I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity an obligation; every possession a duty.

John D. Rockefeller Jr.

Everyone dies. Not everyone really lives.

William Wallace, Braveheart

What's mine is yours, and what is yours is mine.

William Shakespeare

Man needs, for his happiness, not only the enjoyment of this or that, but hope and enterprise and change.

Bertrand Russell »

Goto, n.: A programming tool that exists to allow structured programmers to complain about unstructured programmers.

Ray Simard »