To judge the real importance of an individual, we should think of the effect his death would produce.Peter de Gaston Levis
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.Samuel Johnson
I'll feel that horrible feeling in my stomach you get when you've gone over to the Dark Side. But I'll be fine. That's the good thing about the Dark Side. Eventually, your eyes adjust.James Lileks, The Bleat web log, September 4, 2003
The worst thing you can possibly do is worrying and thinking about what you could have done.Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
We are generally the better persuaded by the reasons we discover ourselves than by those given to us by others.Blaise Pascal
Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.Peter Drucker
A man with a new idea is a crank -- until the idea succeeds.
He knows nothing and he thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.
He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.