[Of the parralels between the railways and the church] both had their heyday in the mid-nineteenth century; both own a great deal of Gothic-style architecture which is expensive to maintain; both are regularly assailed by critics; and both are firmly convinced that they are the best means of getting man to his ultimate destination.Reverend W. Awdry 1911 - 1997
The chief proof of mans greatness lies in his perception of his own smallness.Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, A Study in Scarlet
If you don't know where you are going, you will probably end up somewhere else.Laurence J. Peter
Ethics is not definable, is not implementable, because it is not conscious; it involves not only our thinking, but also our feeling.Valdemar W. Setzer
If a man knows not what harbour he seeks, any wind is the right wind.Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A wise man is he who does not grieve for the thing which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.Epictetus
Americans adore me and will go on adoring me until I say something nice about them.
There is something that is much more scarce, something finer far, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.