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
Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.Douglas Adams
Seven days without laughter makes one weak.Mort Walker
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.Ralph Waldo Emerson
In every friend we lose a part of ourselves, and the best part.Alexander Pope
The old Lakota was wise. He knew that man's heart away from nature becomes hard he knew that lack of respect for growing, living things soon led to lack of respect for humans, too.Luther Bear
Let us watch well our beginnings, and results will manage themselves.
The pure impulse of dynamic creation is formless and being formless, the creation it gives rise to can assume any and every form.