Quotes by Menander, The Woman Possessed with a Divinity

Deus ex machina [A god from the machine]

Menander, The Woman Possessed with a Divinity

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I do not know anyone who has got to the top without hard work. That is the recipe. It will not always get you to the top, but should get you pretty near.

Margaret Hilda Thatcher

It was all right to talk about it. They made plans. They had a moment's vision, a fleeting dream. But in the end, some lack in their moral fiber, some gnawing, nibbling fear held them back. They never started. They stayed where they were. They dropped back. They failed somehow to release within themselves that power which lies in every individual, and is released only when he starts forward in a straight line for the object about which he has dreamed. The man who never starts, never feels that sense of power.

Ray Dickinson

When you laugh, be sure to laugh at what people do and not at what people are.

Author Unknown

Love can never give too much, But those of us who love Can give in too much.

Alfred Stuart, Jr.

Let me live in a house by the side of the road and be a friend to man.

Sam Walter Foss

Man has made use of his intelligence, he invented stupidity.

Remy de Gourmont »

What's terrible is to pretend that the second-rate is first-rate. To pretend that you don't need love when you do or you like your work when you know quite well you're capable of better.

Doris Lessing »

pixel, n.: A mischievous, magical spirit associated with screen displays. The computer industry has frequently borrowed from mythology: Witness the sprites in computer graphics, the demons in artificial intelligence, and the trolls in the marketing department.

Jeff Meyer »