Discipline is remembering what you want.
Everything's got a moral, if you can only find it.
Lewis Carroll (Charles Dodgson)
If people need babysitters, they don't need jobs.
For tyme ylost may nought recovered be.
You're going to make mistakes in life. It's what you do after the mistakes that counts.
The knowledge of the world is only to be acquired in the world, and not in a closet.
Earl of Chesterfield
The only way to be sure of catching a train is to miss the one before it.
G. K. Chesterton
Colourless green ideas sleep furiously.
However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results.
Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
Apparently there is nothing that cannot happen today.
It is better to have old second-hand diamonds than none at all.
I was gratified to be able to answer promptly, and I did. I said I didn't know.
Hain't we got all the fools in town on our side? and ain't that a big enough majority in any town?
It is not best that we should all think alike; it is difference of opinion which makes horse races.
Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out.
Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.
Lord Admiral Collingwood
For every age is fed on illusions, lest men should renounce life early and the human race come to an end.
I'd much rather have a dumb question than a dumb mistake.
Skill comes so slow, and life so fast doth fly,
We learn so little and forget so much
Never take anything for granted.
There can be no economy where there is no efficiency.
Little things affect little minds.
Confound those who have said our remarks before us.
We must beat the iron while it is hot, but we may polish it at leisure.
A thing well said will be wit in all languages.