May your home always be too small to hold all of your friends.
Nothing is a greater stranger to my breast, or a sin that my soul more abhors, than that black and detestable one, ingratitude.
Let those love now who never loved before;
Let those who always loved, now love the more.
He has only half learned the art of reading who has not added to it the more refined art of skipping and skimming.
Arthur James Balfour
My father has spent the best years of his life writing his extemporaneous speeches
The social kiss is an exchange of insincerity between two combatants on the field of social advancement. It places hygiene before affection and condescension before all else.
London Sunday Correspondent
What I am looking for is a blessing not in disguise.
Kitty O neill Collins
Frisbeetarianism is the belief that when you die, your soul goes up on the roof and gets stuck.
King George V
The only reason they come to see me is that I know that life is great -- and they know I know it.
But what is the greatest evil? If you are going to epitomize evil, what is it? Is it the bomb? The greatest evil that one has to fight constantly, every minute of the day until one dies, is the worse part of oneself.
Mistakes are the portals of discovery.
Nothing is lost yet, nothing broken, and yet the cold blue word is spoken: say goodbye now to the Sun, the days of love and leaves are done.
R P T Coffin
When possible make the decisions now, even if action is in the future. A reviewed decision usually is better than one reached at the last moment.