"It is not because the truth is too difficult to see that we make mistakes... We make mistakes because the easiest and most comfortable course for us is to seek insight where it accords with our emotions - especially selfish ones."- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
"Friendship is born at that moment when one person says
to another, What! You too? I
thought I was the only one." - C.S. Lewis
"The true measure of a man is how he treats someone
who can do him absolutely no good."
- Samuel Johnson
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power. ~ Abraham Lincoln
"I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have." - Thomas Jefferson
"Even a mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary
to a worthwhile achievement."
"Why did He not summarize all the rules in one book, and all the basic doctrines in another? He could have eliminated the loopholes, prevented all the schisms over morality and false teaching that have plagued His Church for two thousand years. Think of the squabbling and perplexity we would have been spared. And think of the crop of dwarfs He would have reared!"
"Typos are very important to all written form.
It gives the reader something to look for so they
aren't distracted by the total lack of content in your writing."
- Randy K. Milholland
"Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a battle."
-- John Watson
"All the way my Savior leads me; what have I to ask beside? Can I doubt His tender
mercy, Who through life has been my guide?" (Fanny J. Crosby)
"I wanted to change the world but I found the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself." (Aldous Huxley)
"Man cannot discover new oceans unless
he has the courage to lose sight of the shore."
"An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered.
An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered."
"Remember what Bilbo used to say: It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don't keep your feet, there's no knowing where you might be swept off to."