Quotes by Dale Dauten, from a 1997 column

Nothing important can be taught, only learned.

Dale Dauten, from a 1997 column

Other Great Authors


One should count each day a separate life.

Seneca

I think, therefore Descartes exists.

Saul Steinberg

It's a job that's never started that takes the longest to finish.

J. R. R. Tolkien

I like work: it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.

Jerome K. Jerome, Three Men in a Boat, 1889

Whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gradually begin to seem mild, harmless, rather engaging little things, not at all like the staring defects in other people's characters.

Margaret Halsey

Generous people are rarely mentally ill.

Dr. Karl Menninger »

Humankind cannot stand very much reality.

T. S. Eliot »

A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.

Sir Winston Churchill »