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Ten Random Quotes

"There is no sudden leap into the stratosphere. There is only advancing step by step, slowly and tortuously, up the pyramid towards your goals."
Ben Stein

"I believe there are more instances of the abridgement of freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments by those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations."
James Madison

"This boy is one of five that I raised and they are the finest, I think, in the United States. If you care to give him a lift I would say the Ohio State Journal is still doing some good."
Frank Nixon

"When I was twelve, I went hunting with my father and we shot a bird. He was laying there and something struck me. Why do we call this fun to kill this creature who was as happy as I was when I woke up this morning."
Marv Levy

"The pause between the errors and trials of the day and the hopes of the night."
Herbert Hoover

"I love such mirth as does not make friends ashamed to look upon one another next morning."
Izaak Walton

"She was a buxom grandmother noted for her detective stories, who gazed mournfully at the camera as if deploring either the bloodiness of her craft or the size of her advance."
P. D. James

"If there is no sufficient reason for war, the war party will make war on one pretext, then invent another... after the war is on."
Robert M. La Follette

"People everywhere confuse what they read in newspapers with news."
A. J. Liebling

"Humor opposes directly those emotions which have been specifically recorded as being associated with precipitation of heart attack. These emotions are fear and rage. Humor acts to relieve hear. Rage is impossible when mirth prevails."
Dr. William F. Fry, Jr.

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