Act in the valley so that you need not fear those who stand on the hill.

Danish proverb The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made. Groucho Marx (1890-1977) Minds are like parachutes. They only function when they are open. Sir James Dewar, Scientist (1877-1925) Don't go around saying the world owes you a living; the world owes you nothing; it was here first. Mark Twain [Samuel Langhornne Clemens] (1835-1910) Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example. Mark Twain [Samuel Langhornne Clemens] (1835-1910) Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises. Samuel Butler (1612-1680) If you can't describe what you are doing as a process, you don't know what you'r e doing. W. Edwards Deming It is not enough to do your best; you must know what to do, and THEN do your bes t. W. Edwards Deming All my life I've wanted to be someone; I guess I should have been more specific. Jane Wagner/Lily Tomlin (1939- ) Do the right thing. It will gratify some people and astonish the rest. Mark Twain [Samuel Langhornne Clemens] (1835-1910) We think in generalities, but we live in details. Alfred North Whitehead (1861-1947) Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did. So throw off the bowlines, Sail away from the safe har bor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Mark Twain [Samuel Langhornne Clemens] (1835-1910) In life we all have an unspeakable secret, an irreversible regret, an unreachabl e dream and an unforgettable love. Diego Marchi About happiness There is only one success: to be able to spend your life in your own way, and no t to give others absurd maddening claims upon it. Christopher Darlington Morley (1890-1957) About being oneself If all pulled in one direction, the world would keel over. Yiddish proverb The man who never makes a mistake always takes orders from one who does. No man or woman who tries to pursue an ideal in his or her own way is without en emies. Daisy Bates (1863-1951) Do just once what others say you can't do, and you will never pay attention to t heir limitations again. James R. Cook If a million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing. Anatole France [Jacques Anatole Thibault] (1844-1924) When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other. Eric Hoffer (1902-1983) When all think alike, no one is thinking very much. Walter Lippmann (1889-1974) Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new. Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) We are discreet sheep; we wait to see how the drove is going, and then go with t he drove.

Olin Miller It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deser ve them.Mark Twain [Samuel Langhornne Clemens] (1835-1910) Whenever you find you are on the side of the majority. and necessary. Sheldon S. Harold Coffin Too bad all the people who know how to run this country are busy running taxicab s or cutting hair. © Ashleigh Brilliant The fellow who thinks he knows it all is especially annoying to those of us who do. Mark Twain [Samuel Langhornne Clemens] (1835-1910) About tolerance Deal with the faults of others as gently as with your own. I pay less attention to what men say. Groucho Marx (1890-1977) People who have what they want are very fond of telling people who haven't what .) Doubt is not a pleasant condition. unresolvable. Kathleen Norris About standing up for one's opinion One who sits between two chairs may easily fall down. Andrew Carnegie (1835-1919) A memorandum isn't written to inform the receiver. but certainty is absurd. Maye About hypocrisy We know what a person thinks not when he tells us what he thinks. About humbleness My opinions may have changed. but to protect the writer. the conflict between social conformity and individual liber ty is permanent. Stanislaw Jerszy Lec (1909. Christopher Darlington Morley (1890-1957) In any free society. George Burns (1896-1996) The only fool bigger than the person who knows it all is the person who argues w ith him. one must know everything or nothing ab out it. Mark Twain [Samuel Langhornne Clemens] (1835-1910) It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong. If you don't like them I have others. Chinese proverb I will not condemn you for what you did yesterday. but not the fact that I'm right. but by his act ions. I just watch what they do . if you do it right today. Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-1991) As I grow older. Dean Acheson Those are my principles. Voltaire [François Marie Arouet] (1694-1778) To be absolutely certain about something. Proverb from Romania and Russia The person who has no opinion will seldom be wrong. Voltaire [François Marie Arouet] (1694-1778) About the necessity of compromise Lots of times you have to pretend to join a parade in which you're not really in terested in order to get where you're going. it is time to pause and r eflect.

they want that they don't want it. Thomas Neill Wise men talk because they have something to say. Jules de Gaultier About change Every really new idea looks crazy at first. Plato (429-347 BC) The secret of being tiresome is to tell everything. few are silent. George Eliot [Mary Ann Evans] (1819-1880) What orators lack in depth they make up for in length. abstains from giving us wordy evi dence of the fact. Niels Bohr (1885-1962) Making the simple complicated is commonplace. that's creativity. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832) About exaggerated realism Imagination is the one weapon in the war against reality. but to mak e them truly ours. Adolf Hitler (1889-1945) All truly wise thoughts have been thought already thousands of times. till they take root i n our personal experience. we must think them over again honestly. Chinese proverb Never express yourself more clearly than you are able to think. H. making the complicated simple. T. John Cage (1912-1992) History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon. Charles Mingus About tact The most difficult thing in the world is to know how to do a thing and to watch somebody else doing it wrong. without comment. Alfred North Whitehead (1861-1947) The important thing is never to stop questioning. Baron de Montesquieu (1689-1775) Of those who say nothing. I'm frightened of old ones. because they have to sa y something. . Mark Twain [Samuel Langhornne Clemens] (1835-1910) It usually takes more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech. George Santayana (1863-1952) I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. White About chatterboxes Blessed is the man who. A classic is a book which people praise and don't read. fools. Robert Frost About clearness The beginning of wisdom is to call things by their right names. Napoleon Bonaparte What luck for the rulers that men do not think. awe somely simple. Charles de Secondat. Voltaire [François Marie Arouet] (1694-1778) About learning from history Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. having nothing to say. Mark Twain [Samuel Langhornne Clemens] (1835-1910) A jury consists of twelve people who determine which client has the better lawye r.

A. Baron de Montesquieu (1689-1775) The nice thing about standards is. by its very length. Mother Teresa. Ludwig Börne Miscellaneous The most important service rendered by the press and the magazines is that of ed ucating people to approach printed matter with distrust.000 ways that don't work. unlearn. Alvin Toffler Why does the Air Force need expensive new bombers? Have the people we've been bo mbing over the years been complaining? George Wallace A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything. Northcote Parkinson Half the work that is done in this world is to make things appear what they are not. and relearn. and the value of nothing. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller. there are so many to choose from. Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-1991) This report. Charles de Secondat. try to change something. W. Leonardo da Vinci. Elias Root Beadle The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write. Woodrow Wilson (1856-1924) About leadership No person can be a great leader unless he takes genuine joy in the successes of those under him. I've found 10. H. Walt Disney . C. Samuel Butler (1612-1680) You must believe in free will.Albert Einstein If you want to make enemies. Winston Churchill (1874-1965) I haven't failed. Thomas Jefferson. Michaelangelo. defends itself against the risk of being read. Thomas Edison (1847-1931) Useless laws weaken necessary laws. there is no choice. Pasteur. but those who cannot learn. Jackson Brown It's kind of fun to do the impossible. and Albert Einstein. Nance Only the suppressed word is dangerous. Work expands to fill the time available for its completion. Oscar Wilde Don't say you don't have enough time.

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