[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
Communism, like any other revealed religion, is largely made up of prophecies.H.L. Mencken
Jails and prisons are the complement of schools; so many less as you have of the latter, so many more must you have of the former.Horace Mann
Real programmers are those that can sleep in front of terminals ... with their eyes opened.ricS
Intense love does not measure, it just gives.Mother Teresa
I have read your book and much like it.Moses Hadas
Passion is the quickest to develop, and the quickest to fade. Intimacy develops more slowly, and commitment more gradually still.
The fountain of content must spring up in the mind, and he who hath so little knowledge of human nature as to seek happiness by changing anything but his own disposition, will waste his life in fruitless efforts and multiply the grief he proposes to remove.