To judge the real importance of an individual, we should think of the effect his death would produce.Peter de Gaston Levis
The function of music is to release us from the tyranny of conscious thought.Sir Thomas Beecham
This Being of mine, whatever it really is, consists of a little flesh, a little breath, and the part which governs.Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
Every morning is a fresh beginning. Every day is the world made new. Today is a new day. Today is my world made new. I have lived all my life up to this moment, to come to this day. This moment--this day--is as good as any moment in all eternity. I shall make of this day--each moment of this day--a heaven on earth. This is my day of opportunity.Dan Custer
A group of politicians deciding to dump a President because his morals are bad is like the Mafia getting together to bump off the Godfather for not going to church on Sunday.Russell Wayne Baker
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to, than I have ever known.Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities
Each handicap is like a hurdle in a steeplechase, and when you ride up to it, if you throw your heart over, the horse will go along, too.
Would that the Roman people had a single neck to cut off their head.
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.