Let us be resolute in prosecuting our ends, and mild in our methods of so doing.Aquaviva
A thing moderately good is not so good as it ought to be. Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.Thomas Paine
While my interest in natural history has added very little to my sum of achievement, it has added immeasurably to my sum of enjoyment in life.Theodore Roosevelt
Science is the only true guide in life.Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, Founder of modern Turkey 22.09.1924
We taste and feel and see the truth. We do not reason outselves into it.William Butler Yeats
Only as high as I reach can I grow, Only as far as I seek can I go, Only as deep as I look can I see, Only as much as I dream can I be.Karen Raven
We do not know, in most cases, how far social failure and success are due to heredity, and how far to environment. But environment is the easier of the two to improve.
I showed my appreciation of my native land in the usual Irish way by getting out of it as soon as I possibly could.