An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory.
- Friedrich Engels
Of course the game is rigged. Don't let that stop you--if you don't play, you can't win.
- Robert Heinlein
It is dangerous for a national candidate to say things that people might remember.
- Eugene McCarthy
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
- Soren Kierkegaard
The penalty for success is to be bored by the people who used to snub you.
- Nancy Astor
One of the most obvious facts about grownups to a child is that they have forgotten what it is like to be a child.
- Randall Jarrell
Humor is also a way of saying something serious.
- T. S. Eliot
We are the people our parents warned us about.
- Jimmy Buffett
There is nothing more demoralizing than a small but adequate income.
- Edmund Wilson
Devotees of grammatical studies have not been distinguished for any very remarkable felicities of expression.
- Amos Bronson Alcott