I am so clever that sometimes I don’t understand a single word of what I am saying.
~ Oscar Wilde
If you do the work you get rewarded. There are no shortcuts in life.
~ Michael Jordan
They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them.
~ Robert Laurence Binyon
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.
If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.
Ideally a book would have no order to it, and the reader would have to discover his own.
~ Mark Twain
There are two ways to be fooled. One is to believe what isn’t true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true.
I am grateful for what I am and have. My thanksgiving is perpetual.
~ Henry David Thoreau
There’s no money in poetry, but then there’s no poetry in money, either.
~ Robert Graves
What then is freedom?
The power to live as one wishes.
~ Marcus Tullius Cicero