Thinking well to be wise: planning well, wiser: doing well wisest and best of all. -Forbes, Malcolm S.
- Bertie Charles Forbes – architect of career "Think not of yourself as the architect of your career but as the sculptor. Except to have to do a lot of hard hammering and chiseling and scraping and polishing.’’ ~Bertie Charles Forbes
- Marcus Porcius Cato – on learning "Wise men learn more from fools than fools from the wise." ~Cato the Elder, born Marcus Porcius Cato and also known as Cato the Censor, Cato the Wise, and Cato the Ancient (a Roman senator and historian known for his conservatism and opposition to Hellenization.)
- "Authors are sometimes like tomcats: They… "Authors are sometimes like tomcats: They distrust all the other toms but they are kind to kittens." - Malcolm Cowley
- Gilbert ‘Gibo’ Teodoro, Jr. Quotes "Life's discomfort rises and falls like series of waves. They crest and roll and wash a part of you to make way for deposits of treasure that you really are and should be. Out goes naivete, in comes wisdom; out goes anger, in comes discernment; out goes despair, in comes kindness. Every struggle you go through creates opportunities for you to become stronger and wiser…