Quotes by C. V. R. Thompson

Washington is the only place where sound travels faster than light.

C. V. R. Thompson

Other Great Authors

The only real training for leadership is leadership.

Anthony Jay

Great people talk about ideas, average people talk about things, and small people talk about wine.

Fran Lebowitz

Women remember the first kiss, men remember the last.


Science is a first-rate piece of furniture for a man's upper chamber, if he has common sense on the ground floor.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

A great chessplayer is not a great man, for he leaves the world as he found it.

William Hazlitt, on the Pleasure of Hating

At the shrine of friendship never say die, let the wine of friendship never run dry. (Les Miserables)

Victor Hugo »

Many people would rather die than think; in fact, most do.

Bertrand Russell »

Rash indeed is he who reckons on the morrow, or haply on days beyond it for tomorrow is not, until today is past.

Sophocles »