Quotes, Reviews, Musings, and Previews of my works.
Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.
Genius... is the capacity to see ten things where the ordinary man sees one
The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder
Ralph W. Sockman
One thorn of experience is worth a whole wilderness of warning
James Russell Lowell
Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old
The supreme accomplishment is to blur the line between work and play
Arnold J. Toynbee
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson selected by Mark Twain to adorn the library fireplace in his Hartford home.
The secret of getting things done is to act!
Trust yourself; you know more than you think you do
Every action in our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity
Edwin Hubbel Chapin
"...the citizen who thinks he sees that the commonwealth's political clothes are worn out, and yet holds his peace and does not agitate for a new suit, is disloyal; he is a traitor." Mark Twain in A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
There are far loftier things ahead than any we leave behind
Unknown A hole
I'm not interested in money, I just want to be wonderful.
The farther you go...the harder it is to return. The world has many edges and it's easy to fall off.
The bravest people are the ones who don’t mind looking like cowards.
When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.
Be the type of person you want to meet
You can't reach for anything new if your hands are still full of yesterday's junk.
The tragedy of life is not death but what we let die inside of us while we live.
I believe in equality. Equality for everybody. No matter how stupid they are or how superior I am to them