It is to the middle-class we must look for the safety of England. -Thackeray, William M.
- "Oh, where are you going to, all you Big… "Oh, where are you going to, all you Big Steamers, / With England's own coal, up and down the salt seas?" - Rudyard Kipling
- "We are content to place a statue of Francis of… "We are content to place a statue of Francis of Assisi in the middle of a birdbath and let the whole business of the saints go at that." - C. Kilmer Myers
- "Ignorant people see life as either existence… "Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond both existence and non-existence to something that transcends them both; this is an observation of the Middle Way." - Seneca
- "The only time you really live fully is from… "The only time you really live fully is from thirty to sixty. The young are slaves to dreams; the old servants of regrets. Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits." - Theodore Roosevelt