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Fig Newton The force required to accelerate a fig 39.37 inches per sec. - J. Hart
What is life It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset. - Crowfoot
To strive with difficulties, and to conquer them, is the highest human felicity. - Samuel Johnson
It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated. - Alec Bourne
How beautiful is death, when earn`d by virtue Who would not be that youth What pity is it That we can die but once to serve our country - Joseph Addison
Achieving life is not the equivalent of avoiding death. - Ayn Rand
Life is too short for a long story. - Mary Wortley Montagu
Boredom is the feeling that everything is a waste of time serenity, that nothing is. - Thomas Szasz
You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. What you`ll discover will be wonderful. What you`ll discover will be yourself. - Alan Alda
What`s done to children, they will do to society. - Orlando A. Battista
Trees are the earth`s endless effort to speak to the listening heaven. - Rabindranath Tagore
The truth is always a compound of two half- truths, and you never reach it, because there is always something more to say. - Tom Stoppard
Thou shalt be both the plaintiff and the judge of thine own cause. - William Shakespeare
Quit now, you`ll never make it. If you disregard this advice, you`ll be halfway there. - David Zucker
There is no power on earth that can neutralize the influence of a high, simple and useful life. - Booker T. Washington
A great deal of talent is lost to the world for the want of a little courage. - Sydney Smith
After being Turned Down by numerous Publishers, he had decided to write for Posterity. - George Ade
From your parents you learn love and laughter and how to put one foot before the other. But when books are opened you discover that you have wings. - Helen Hayes
Women love us for our defects. If we have enough of them, they will forgive us everything, even our intellects. - Oscar Wilde
Houston has its largest crowd of the night here this evening. - Jerry Coleman
As I have discovered by examining my past, I started out as a child. Coincidentally, so did my brother. My mother did not put all her eggs in one basket, so to speak she gave me a younger brother named Russel, who taught me what was meant by survival of the fittest. - Bill Cosby
It was the same with those old birds in Greece and Rome as it is now. The only thing new in the world is the history you don`t know. - Harry S Truman
In the depths of winter I finally learned there was in me an invincible summer. - Albert Camus
At least two-thirds of our miseries spring from human stupidity, human malice and those great motivators and justifiers of malice and stupidity idealism, dogmatism and proselytizing zeal on behalf of religous or political ideas. - Aldous Huxley
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
The conspicuously wealthy turn up urging the character-building value of privation for the poor. - John Kenneth Galbraith
A grownup is a child with layers on. - Paxton Blair
Before we set our hearts too much upon anything, let us examine how happy those are who already possess it. - Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Words must be weighed, not counted. - Polish Proverb
Life can`t ever really defeat a writer who is in love with writing, for life itself is a writer`s lover until death--fascinating, cruel, lavish, warm, cold, treacherous constant. - Edna Ferber
I remember we were all horrified to see Grandpa up on the roof with his Superman cape on. `Get down` yelled Uncle Lou. `Don`t move` screamed Grandma. But Grandpa wouldn`t listen. He walked to the edge of the roof and stuck out his arms, like he was going to fly. I forget what happened after that. - Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
I used to believe that marriage would diminish me, reduce my options. That you had to be someone less to live with someone else when, of course, you have to be someone more. - Candice Bergen
Christ is not valued at all unless He is valued above all. - Saint Augustine
And when he is out of sight, quickly also is he out of mind. - Thomas a Kempis
The Terminator I`ll be back - Terminator 2 Judgment Day
Just trust yourself, then you will know how to live. - Johann von Goethe
Washington D.C. is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm. - John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Anecdotes and maxims are rich treasures to the man of the world, for he knows how to introduce the former at fit place in conversation. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Goal achievement is hero`s work. - Earnie Larsen
We expect others to act rationally even though we are irrational. - Scott Adams
To listen closely and reply well is the highest perfection we are able to attain in the art of conversation. - Francois de La Rochefoucauld
People want you to be a crazy, out-of-control teen brat. They want you miserable, just like them. They don`t want heroes what they want is to see you fall. - Leonardo DiCaprio
The urge to save humanity is almost always a false front for the urge to rule. - Henry Louis Mencken
The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth which it prevents you from achieving. - Russell Green
A hen is only an egg`s way of making another egg. - Samuel Butler
It may just be because I get homesick, but I have concluded Washington`s cherry blossoms are just plain overrated. - Newt Gingrich
Courage is like love it must have hope for nourishment. - La Rochefoucauld
The real 196s began on the afternoon of November 22, 1963....It came to seem that Kennedy`s murder opened some malign trap door in American culture, and the wild bats flapped out. - Lance Morrow
If we don`t change, we don`t grow. If we don`t grow, we aren`t really living. - Gail Sheehy
Truth persuades by teaching, but does not teach by persuading. - Quintus Septimius Tertullianus
Knowledge is essential to conquest only according to our ignorance are we helpless. Thought creates character. Character can dominate conditions. Will creates circumstances and environment. - Anne Besant
I am certain of nothing but the holiness of the heart`s affections, and the truth of imagination. - Jeseph Joubert
To a quick question, give a slow answer. - Italian Proverb
Who lies for you will lie against you. - Bosnian Proverb
Few people even scratch the surface, much less exhaust the contemplation of their own experience. - Randolph Bourne
I`m not addicted to nicotine, so why do I have to participate in your drug addiction - Ken Faver
Remember that what you believe will depend very much on what you are. - Noah Porter
He that loveth a book will never want a faithful friend, a wholesome counsellor, a cheerful companion, an effectual comforter. - Dr. Isaac Barrow
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. - Elbert Hubbard
To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to do. - Kahlil Gibran
Peace has to be created, in order to be maintained. It is the product of Faith, Strength, Energy, Will, Sympathy, Justice, Imagination, and the triumph of principle. It will never be achieved by passivity and quietism. - Dorothy Thompson
A man ninety years old was asked to what he attributed his longevity. `I reckon,` he asid, with a twinkle in his eye, `It`s because most nights I went to bed and slept when I should have sat up and worried.` - Dorothea Kent
True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it be lost. - Charles Caleb Colton
A Book of Verses undeneath the Bough, A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread and Thou Beside me singing in the Wilderness- Oh, Wilderness were Paradise enow - Omar Khayym
Everyone thinks his own burden heavy. - French Proverb
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions. - Cicero
If being wealthy is taken to mean having the means to satisfy one`s every want, all but the very poor can become rich as thou at a single stroke of a magician`s wand, simply by ceasing to want more than is really necessary for sustaining life. By being content with little and not giving a rap for what the neighbours think, one can attain a very large measure of freedom, shedding care and worry in a trice. - John Blofeld
Our individual lives cannot, generally, be works of art unless the social order is also. - Charles Horton Cooley
Everyone has his day and some days last longer than others. - Sir Winston Leonard Spenser Churchill
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you. - Dale Carnegie
The art of advice is to make the recipient believe he thought the thought of it himself. - Frank Tyger
If wishes were horses, beggars would ride. - James Halliwell
No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are throughout persuaded of each other`s worth. - Robert Southey
Round numbers are always false. - Samuel Johnson
In general we are least aware of what our minds do best. - Marvin Minsky
To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act. - Anatole France
Aesthetic emotion puts man in a state favorable to the reception of erotic emotion. Art is the accomplice of love. Take love away and there is no longer art. - Rmy de Gourmont
Laws are like sausages, it is better not to see them being made. - Otto von Bismark
Man is fed with fables through life, and leaves it in the belief he knows something of what has been passing, when in truth he has known nothing but what has passed under his own eye. - Thomas Jefferson
I can`t criticize what I don`t understand. If you want to call this art, you`ve got the benefit of all my doubts. - Charles Rosin
I think Superman and Santa Claus are actually the same guy, and I`ll tell you why Both fly, both wear red, and both have a beard. - Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Fear less, hope moreWhine less, breathe moreTalk less, say moreHate less, love moreAnd all good things are yours. - Swedish Proverb
Beware Of entrance to a quarrel but being in, Bear`t that the opposed may beware of thee. Give every man thy ear, but few thy voice Take each man`s censure, but reserve thy judgment. Costly thy habit as thy purse can buy, But not express`d in fancy rich, not gaudy For the apparel oft proclaims the man. - William Shakespeare
A liberal is a man or a woman or a child who looks forward to a better day, a more tranquil night, and a bright, infinite future. - Leonard Bernstein
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them. - Kahlil Gibran
Loyalty is still the same,Whether it win or lose the gameTrue as a dial to the sun,Although it be not shined upon. - Samuel Butler
In Mexico we have a word for sushi Bait. - Jose Simon
Cats are intended to teach us that not everything in nature has a function. - Unknown
Humans are the only animals that have children on purpose with the exception of guppies, who like to eat theirs. - P. J. O'Rourke
Where today are the Pequot Where are the Narragansett, the Mohican, the Pokanoket, and many other once powerful tribes of our people They have vanished before the avarice and the oppression of the White Man, as snow before a summer sun. Will we let ourselves be destroyed in our turn without a struggle, give up our homes, our country bequeathed to us by the Great Spirit, the graves of our dead and everything that is dear to us I know you will cry with me, NEVER NEVER. - Tecumseh
Everything that exists is in a manner the seed of that which will be. - Marcus Aelius Aurelius
What we need to do is learn to work in the system, by which I mean that everybody, every team, every platform, every division, every component is there not for individual competitive profit or recognition, but for contribution to the system as a whole on a win-win basis. - W. Edwards Deming
Do not go gentle into that good night. - Dylan Thomas
The art of living easily as to money is to pitch your scale of living one degree below your means. - Sir Henry Taylor
We don`t love qualities, we love persons sometimes by reason of their defects as well as of their qualities. - Thomas Mann
Everyone hates change because change brings the unknown. - Unknown
Business is like riding a bicycle. Either you keep moving or you fall down. - Frank Lloyd Wright
Fish, to taste good, must swim three times in water, in butter, and in wine. - Polish Proverb
We rarely think that people have good sense unless they agree with us. - La Rochefoucauld
There`s not much to be said about the period except that most writers don`t reach it soon enough. - William Zinsser