The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.
- Winston S. Churchill
Remember that children, marriages and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Speak ill of no man, but speak all the good you know of everybody.
- Benjamin Franklin
Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn’t learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn’t learn a little, at least we didn’t get sick, and if we got sick, at least we didn’t die; so, let us all be thankful.
- Gautama Buddha
An old belief is like an old shoe. We so value its comfort that we fail to notice the hole in it.
- Robert Brault
If your kingdom exists for the doctrine and not for fame or desire, then it will be extremely fruitful. If not, its fruit will be misfortune.
Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs; he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself.
- Anna Quindlen
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
- Lao Tzu
Liberty a word without which all other words are vain.
- Robert G. Ingersoll