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The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do.
I like only two kinds of men; domestic and foreign.
When women go wrong, men go right after them.
To go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see every day, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can have.
-Terence Hanbury White (1906-1964) English writer
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same.
A visionary is one who can find his way by moonlight, and see the dawn before the rest of the world.
Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)
The true perfection of man lies, not in what man has, but in what man is. Nothing should be able to harm a man but himself. Nothing should be able to rob a man at all. What a man really has is what is in him. What is outside of him should be a matter of no importance.
Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)
The planting of trees is the least self-centered of all that we can do. It is a purer act of faith than the procreation of children.
The Arabs are not salt-fish; they have blood, they live, and they feel pain with the entry of a 'foreign body' into the midst. Why don't our moralists dwell on this point?
Y.A. Wilkansky, Zionist author, quoted in Palestine Jewry and the Arab Question, 1917-1925, p. 29)
When you look at Prince Charles, don't you think that someone in the Royal family knew someone in the Royal family?
Success in almost any field depends more on energy and drive than it does on intelligence.
When you come into the presence of a leader of men, you know that you have come into the presence of fire- that it is best not uncautiously to touch that man- that there is something that makes it dangerous to cross him.
If we fail to nourish our souls, they wither, and without soul, life ceases to have meaning. The creative process shrivels in the absence of continual dialogue with the soul. And creativity is what makes life worth living.
Be very, very careful what you put into that head, because you will never, ever get it out.
Thomas Cardinal Wolsey (1471-1530)