Quotes, Reviews, Musings, and Previews of my works.
I awoke, only to find that the rest of the world is still asleep.
Leonardo da Vinci
A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger
A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Be guided by spirit and not driven by ego
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.
If you want a quality, act as if you already had it
I can't read your mind! It's far too small and written in crayon!
It’s not how much we give but how much love we put into giving
Don’t mistake my kindness for weakness. I am kind to everyone, but when someone is unkind to me, weakness is not what you are going to remember about me.
Stalking is when two people go for a long romantic walk together, but only one of them know about it.
There are no shortcuts to any place worth going
Energy rightly applied and directed will accomplish anything.
Nothing happens until something moves
Nobody got anywhere in the world by simply being content
And the rest is rust and stardust.
One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture, and, if it were possible, to speak a few reasonable words.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Any man who thinks he can be happy and prosperous by letting the government take care of him, better take a closer look at the American Indian.
- Henry Ford
What would men be without women? Scarce, sir...mighty scarce Mark Twain
In 100 years we have gone from teaching Latin and Greek in high school, to
teaching remedial English in college
A day wasted on others is not wasted on one's self
Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might be