Wise men profit more from fools than fools from wise men; for the wise men shun the mistakes of fools, but fools do not imitate the successes of the wise.Cato the Elder, from Plutarch, Lives
I believe I shall,in some shape or other,always exist; and, with all the inconveniences human life is liable to, I shall not object to a new edition of mine, hoping, however, that the errata of the last may be corrected.Benjamin Franklin
Happiness is not a reward - it is a consequence. Suffering is not a punishment - it is a result.Robert G. Ingersoll
The radical of one century is the conservative of the next. The radical invents the views. When he has worn them out the conservative adopts them.Mark Twain
When two quarrel, both are to blame.Dutch Proverb
Stan Bad guy can't win. It's a morality tale. One way or the other - he's gotta go down.Swordfish
How can anyone govern a nation that has 246 different kinds of cheese
Deliberation is the function of many, action is the function of one.