If people cannot write well, they cannot think well, and if they cannot think well, others will do their thinking for them.
1946 George Orwell
We would rather have one man or woman working with us than three merely working for us.
J Dabney Day
There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.
I believe half the unhappiness in life comes from people being afraid to go straight at things.
William J Clinton
History knows no resting places and no plateaus.
I know in my heart that man is good. That what is right will always eventually triumph. And there’s purpose and worth to each and every life.
The uncommitted life isn't worth living.
Over the past ten years, for the first time, intelligence had become socially correct for girls.
He that has acquired learning and nor practised what he has learnt, is like a man who ploughs but sows no seed.
Life is beautiful. Life is sad.
Lolita Vladimir Nabakov
I have never seen a more lucid, better balanced, mad mind than mine.
Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov
The ability to relate and to connect, sometimes in odd and yet striking fashion, lies at the very heart of any creative use of the mind, no matter in what field or discipline.
George J Seidel
Nothing lowers the level on conversation more than raising the voice.
Not at all; not at all... as is obvious now; now they admit that. He was hated by political opponents as he suppressed all opposition political forces, but he wasn't hated by the ordinary Iraqi - no, not at all.
It's all happening too fast. I've got to put the brakes on or I'll smack into something.
He shall separate himself from wine and strong drink, and shall drink no vinegar of wine, or vinegar of strong drink, neither shall he drink any liquor of grapes, nor eat moist grapes, or dried.