There is nothing like a newborn baby to renew your spirit - and to buttress your resolve to make the world a better place.Virginia Kelley
To know the pains of power, we must go to those who have it; to know its pleasures, we must go to those who are seeking it. The pains of power are real; its pleasures imaginary.C. C. Colton
... Religion ... [is] the basis and foundation of government ... before any man can be considered as a member of civil society, he must be considered as a subject of the Governor of the Universe.James Madison
Mingle some brief folly with your wisdom.Horace
One thing I've learned in all these years is not to make love when you really don't feel it there's probably nothing worse you can do to yourself than that.Norman Mailer
Today's public figures can no longer write their own speeches or books, and there is some evidence that they can't read them either.Gore Vidal
Eating without conversation is only stoking.
Writers should be read, but neither seen nor heard.