For man, as for flower and beast and bird, the supreme triumph is to be most vividly, most perfectly alive.David H. Lawrence
Youth is a wonderful thing what a crime to waste it on children.Sir Walter Besant
My mind to me a kingdom is, Such present joys therein I find, That it excels all other bliss.Sir Edward Dyer
I'm not dumb enough to be a goalie.Brad Hull
You only have power over people so long as you don't take everything away from them. But when you've robbed a man of everything he's no longer in your power -- he's free again.Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn
It is only a poor sort of happiness that could ever come by caring very much about our own pleasures. We can only have the highest happiness such as goes along with being a great man, by having wide thoughts and much feeling for the rest of the world as well as ourselves.George Eliot
I cannot forecast to you the action of Russia. It is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma: but perhaps there is a key. That key is Russian national interest.
The best inheritance a parent can give his children is a few minutes of his time each day.