Theodore M. Hesburgh:
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
Alfred Lord Tennyson:
It’s better to have loved and lost, than to have never loved at all.
Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me?
Every man dies,but not every man really lives.
If you love something, set it free; if it comes backs it’s yours, if it doesn’t, it never was.
Keep your friends close and your enemies closer.
Man created God in his own image.
Carpe Diem (Seize the day. (Opportunity))
You can’t tell a book by its cover.
Thomas Alfa Edison:
I haven’t failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.
Stewart’s Law of Retroaction from Murphy’s Law, Book Two:
It is easier to get forgiveness than permission.
Children today are tyrants. They contradict thier parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
Winston Churchill (1874-1965):
The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.
Martin Luther King, Jr.:
If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted or Beethoven composed music or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause and say, “Here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.”
There are no gains without pains.
Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
John F. Kennedy:
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
The good die first.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Happiness only real when shared.
You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time.
How sad to see a father with money and no joy. The man studied economics, but never studied happiness.
W. M. Lewis:
The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.
When one person suffers from a delusion it is called insanity; when many people suffer from a delusion it is called religion.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former.
The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work.
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.
Martin Luther King Jr:
In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
Whenever I climb I am followed by a dog called ‘Ego’.
Sir Winston Churchill:
If you are going through hell, keep going.
He who has a ‘why’ to live, can bear with almost any ‘how’.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.
In any contest between power and patience, bet on patience.
General George Patton:
The object of war is not to die for your country but to make the other bastard die for his.