Quotes by The National, Paris, 1850

There is no law against composing music when one has no ideas whatsoever. The music of Wagner, therefore, is perfectly legal

The National, Paris, 1850

Other Great Authors

We're going to find out who did this and we're going after the bastards referring to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon

Orrin Hatch

Gossip needs no carriage.

Assyrian Proverb

We must use time as a tool, not as a couch.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Your purpose in relationships is simply to be your best self, regardless of the circumstances.

Rosalene Glickman, Ph.D., Optimal Thinking: How to Be Your Best Self

Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

From lightest words sometimes the direst quarrel springs.

Cato the Elder »

If you are interested in stories with happy endings you would be better off reading some other book.

Lemony Snicket, A Series of Unfortunate Events: The Bad Beginning »

We use 10% of our brains. Imagine how much we could accomplish if we used the other 60%.

Ellen DeGeneres »