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SGU Notes



Humility is always proof of intelligence



Love those who love you while they are alive.



"All things oppress me, vex me, do me ill."

“Phaedra” by Jean Rancine


"I know that in a second marriage-bed anxiety and mistrust are often bred."

“Phaedra” by Jean Rancine


"Death is not fearful to a suffering mind."

“Phaedra” by Jean Rancine


"Great crimes grow out of small ones...crime, like virtue, ripens by degrees..."

“Phaedra” by Jean Rancine


"Weakness is natural to us..."

“Phaedra” by Jean Rancine


"You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake."

   -Jeannette Rankin-


An intellectual snob is someone who can listen to the William Tell Overture and not think of The Lone Ranger.

 Dan Rather


Freedom is the recognition that no single person, no single authority of government has a monopoly on the truth, but that every individual life is infinitely precious, that every one of us put on this world has been put there for a reason and has something to offer.

 Ronald Reagan


Sometimes I have to remind myself that some birds aren't meant to be caged, their feathers are just too bright, and when they fly away, the part of you that knows it was a sin to lock them up does rejoice, but still, the place you live in is that much more drab and empty that they're gone... I guess I just miss my friend.

Ellis Redding (Morgan Freeman), Thhe Shawshank Redemption"


I have found that when confronted with a difficult choice, the hardest thing to do is usually the right thing to do.

Richard Edwin Reynolds


Only actions give to life its strength, as only moderation gives it its Charm.

Jean Paul Richter


Live your questions now, and perhaps even without knowing it, you will live along some distant day into your answers.

 Rainer Maria Rilke


Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves. Live the questions now. Perhaps you will find them gradually, without noticing it, live along some distant day into the answer.

 Rainer Maria Rilke


Sometimes I think war is God's way of teaching us geography.

 -Paul Rodriguez


Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart. 

Eleanor Roosevelt


In the long run we shape our lives and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die.  And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility.

Eleanor Roosevelt


The credit belongs to those who are actually in the arena, who strive valiantly; who know the great enthusiasms, the great devotions, and spend themselves in a worthy cause; who at the best, know the triumph of high achievement; and who, at the worst, if they fail, fail while daring greatly, so that their place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.

Theodore Roosevelt


I feel an indescribable ecstasy and delirium in melting, as it were, into the system of beings, in identifying myself with the whole of nature.



I think men who have a pierced ear are better prepared for marriage. They've experienced pain and bought jewelry.

 -Rita Rudner


The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.

 John Ruskin


The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they getfor it, but what they become by it.

 John Ruskin


Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of intelligent effort.

 -John Ruskin


"Pride is at the bottom of all great mistakes."

 -John Ruskin-


You can outdistance that which is running after you, but not what is running inside you.

 Rwandan proverb