During the Second World War, the Germans took four years to build the Atlantic Wall. On four beaches it held up the Allies for about an hour; at Omaha it held up the U.S. for less than one day. The Atlantic Wall must therefore be regarded as one of the greatest blunders in military history.Stephen Ambrose, D-Day, page 577
Other people have a nationality. The Irish and the Jews have a psychosis.Brendan Behan
Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.Henry David Thoreau
The giving of love is an education in itself.Roosevelt, Eleanor
In the beginning was the word. But by the time the second word was added to it, there was trouble. For with it came syntax...John Simon
It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give validity to his convictions in political affairs.Albert Einstein
People who bite the hand that feeds them usually lick the boot that kicks them.
That man has missed something who has never left a brothel at sunrise feeling like throwing himself into the river out of pure disgust.