We are tomorrow's past.
There is always room at the top.
And of all axioms this shall win the prize -
'Tis better to be fortunate than wise.
...indeed all the business of life, is to endeavor to find out what you don't know by what you do;
Duke of Wellington
In the Country of the Blind the One-eyed Man is King.
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
Once in seven years I burn all my sermons; for it is a shame if I cannot write better sermons now than I did seven years ago.
Preach not because you have to say something, but because you have something to say.
It is a folly to expect men to do all that they may reasonably be expected to do.
For all sad words of tounge or pen,
The saddest are these: 'It might have been!'
The truth is rarely pure, and never simple.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes.
An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea.
I have the simplest of tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
The culture of an organization is the glue that holds it together.
Whereof one cannot speak, theron one must remain silent.
Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
But habit rules the unreflecting herd.
Too long a sacrifice
Can make a stone of the heart.
Cast a cold eye
On life, on death.
Horseman, pass by!
William Butler Yeats
We take no note of Time
But from its Loss
Be wise today; 'tis madness to defer.
Procrastination is the thief of time.
All men think all men mortal, but themselves.
Success is seldom achieved in giant leaps. Most often, success is the accumulated result of hundreds or even thousands of little things done a little better. . .