Be nice to everyone on your way to the top because you pass them all on the way down.Fred Hufnagel, Sr.
To save your world you asked this man to die; Would this man, could he see you now, ask why?W. H. Auden, Epitaph for an Unknown Soldier
Wise and prudent men -- intelligent conservatives -- have long known that in a changing world worthy institutions can be conserved only by adjusting them to the changing times.Franklin Delano Roosevelt
One is tempted to define man as a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.Oscar Wilde
We know very little, and yet it is astonishing that we know so much, and still more astonishing that so little knowledge can give us so much power.Bertrand Russell
Books...are like lobster shells, we surround ourselves with 'em, then we grow out of 'em and leave 'em behind, as evidence of our earlier stages of development.Dorothy L. Sayers
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
We do what we must, and call it by the best names.
One reason I don't drink is that I want to know when I am having a good time.