Nothing important can be taught, only learned.Dale Dauten, from a 1997 column
I don't know what your destiny will be, but one thing I do know the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who have sought and found how to serve.Albert Schweitzer
Only amateurs say that they write for their own amusement. Writing is not an amusing occupation. It is a combination of ditch-digging, mountain-climbing, treadmill and childbirth... But amusing Never.Edna Ferber
Historians are like deaf people who go on answering questions that no one has asked them.Leo Tolstoy
Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice.Adlai Stevenson
Sometimes I think we'd be better off blind.Lily Yeamans
I cannot tell what the dickens his name is.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
The phone company handles 84 billion calls a year --- everything from kings, queens, and presidents to the scum of the earth.