Ten Random Quotes
"The sorrow which has no vent in tears may make other organs weep."
"No wise man can have a contempt for the prejudices of others; and he should even stand in a certain awe of his own, as if they were aged parents and monitors. They may in the end prove wiser than he."
"I shall always be glad to have seen it-for the same reason Papa gave for being glad to have seen Lisbon-namely, "that it will be unnecessary ever to see it again.""
"Of the four wars in my lifetime, none came about because the U.S. was too strong."
"Most of our oldest memories are the product of repeated rehearsal and reconstruction."
"I am happy I have competition. It keeps me on my toes all the while and stops me from becoming complacent. So, it works to my advantage."
"I never blame myself when I'm not hitting. I just blame the bat and if it keeps up, I change bats. After all, if I know it isn't my fault that I'm not hitting, how can I get mad at myself?"
"It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about."
"To be, or not to be: that is the question."
"The test of an author is not to be found merely in the number of his phrases that pass current in the corner of newspapers... but in the number of passages that have really taken root in younger minds."
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