The only way to give finality to the world is to give it consciousness. -Miguel De Unamuno
Man is a make-believe animal — he is never so truly himself as when he is acting a part. -William Hazlitt
Die Wahrheit über einen Menschen liegt auf halbem Wege zwischen seinem Ruf und seinem Nachruf. Robert Lembke
« Cleanliness is almost as bad as godliness » – Samuel Butler
« A little less complaint and whining, and a little more dogged work and manly striving, would do us more credit than a thousand civil rights bills. » W. E. B. DuBois quotes
« If someone is not treating you with love and respect, it is a gift if they walk away from you. If that person doesn’t walk away, you will surely endure many years of suffering with him or her. Walking away may hurt for a while, but your heart will eventually heal. Then you can choose ...
« The minute you read something that you can’t understand, you can almost be sure that it was drawn up by a lawyer » – Will Rogers
Prose, words in their best order. Poetry, the best words in the best order. -Samuel Taylor Coleridge