If you can walk you can dance, if you can talk you can sing.Zimbabwean Proverb
You can't wake a person who is pretending to be asleep. NavajoAmerican Indian Proverb
One should be just as careful in choosing one's pleasures as in avoiding calamities.Chinese Proverb
Is this a dagger which I see before me, The handle toward my hand? Come, let me clutch thee. I have thee not, and yet I see thee still. Art thou not, fatal vision, sensible To feeling as to sight? or art thou but A dagger of the mind, a false creation, Proceeding from the heat-oppressed brain?William Shakespeare, Macbeth, Act 2 scene 1
In the spider-web of facts, many a truth is strangled.Paul Eldridge
Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.Sir Winston Leonard Spenser Churchill
No man is ever old enough to know better.
History is a living horse laughing at a wooden horse. History is a wind blowing where it listeth. History is no sure thing to bet on. History is a box of tricks with a lost key. History is a labyrinth of doors with sliding panels, a book of ciphers with the code in a cave of the Saragossa sea. History says, if it pleases, Excuse me, I beg your pardon, it will never happen again if I can help it.
I don't think God put me on this planet to judge others. I think he put me on this planet to gather specimens and take them back to my home planet.