Pray as if everything depended upon God and work as if everything depended upon man.Francis Cardinal Spellman
No pessimest ever discovered the secret of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.Helen Keller
The democratic theory is that if you accumulate enough ignorance at the polls, you produce intelligence.Philo Vance
0Sir Arthur Eddington, The Harvest of a Quiet Eye A. L. Mackay, 1977
It's choice - not chance - that determines your destiny.Jean Nidetch
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in determination.Tommy Lasorda
Harriet Do you actually like haggis Charlie No, I think it's repellent in every way. In fact, I think most Scottish cuisine is based on a dare.
I will try to follow the advice that a university president once gave a prospective commencement speaker. 'Think of yourself as the body at an Irish wake,' he said. 'They need you in order to have the party, but no one expects you to say very much.'
Think you of the fact that a deaf person cannot hear. Then, what deafness may we not all possess? What senses do we lack that we cannot see and cannot hear another world all around us?