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Ten Random Quotes

"Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it."
Henry David Thoreau

"Twilight drops her curtain down, and pins it with a star."
Lucy Maud Montgomery

"The banishment for life of Pete Rose from baseball is a sad end if a sorry episode. One of the game's greatest players has engaged in a variety of acts which have stained the game, and he must now live with the consequences of those acts. There is absolutely no deal for reinstatement."
A. Bartlett Giamatti

"Riches are a good hand maiden, but a poor mistress."
Francis Bacon

"Is there a doctor in the house? My parents want me to marry you."
Wendy Liebman

"The sense of national catastrophe is inevitably heightened in a television age, when the whole country participates in it."
R. W. Apple, Jr.

"It is far easier for a woman to lead a blameless life than it is for a man; all she has to do is to avoid sexual intercourse like the plague."
Angela Carter

"There is no pleasure to me without communication: there is not so much as a sprightly thought comes into my mind that it does not grieve me to have produced alone, and that I have no one to tell it to."
Michel de Montaigne

"Understanding is a two-way street."
Eleanor Roosevelt

"The shortest answer is doing."
George Herbert

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