Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets.

Abraham Maslow

To the man who only has a hammer in the toolkit, every problem looks like a nail.

Desiderius Erasmus

In the kingdom of the blind, the one-eyed man is king.

A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers and divines. With consistency a great soul has simply nothing to do.

Philosophy is a study that lets us be unhappy more intelligently.

And so my fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.

Music hath charms to soothe a savage breast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.

The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.


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