Quotes by Gail Pool

Even with the best of maps and instruments, we can never fully chart our journeys.

Gail Pool

Other Great Authors


There will be little rubs and disappointments everywhere, and we are all apt to expect too much; but then, if one scheme of happiness fails, human nature turns to another; if the first calculation is wrong, we make a second better: we find comfort somewhere.

Jane Austen, Mansfield Park

Every moment of one's existence one is growing into more or retreating into less. One is always living a little more or dying a little bit.

Norman Mailer

A man is accepted into church for what he believes--and turned out for what he knows.

Mark Twain

I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth and they thought it was hell.

Harry S Truman

Even a clock that does not work is right twice a day.

Polish Proverb

I know what love is: Tracy and Hepburn, Bogart and Bacall, Romeo and Juliet, Jackie and John and Marilyn....

Ian Shoales »

In Lebanon there was an agreement not to liquidate Yasser Arafat. I'm sorry that we didn't liquidate him.

Ariel Sharon »

A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.

Robert Frost »