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Ten Random Quotes

"Leaders come in many forms, with many styles and diverse qualities. There are quiet leaders and leaders one can hear in the next county. Some find strength in eloquence, some in judgment, some in courage."
John W. Gardner

"From where they stood, they could see the castle."
Frank Yerby

"Fame is only good for one thing-they will cash your check in a small town."
Truman Capote

"I got in a fight one time with a really big guy, and he said, "I'm going to mop the floor with your face." I said, "You'll be sorry." He said, "Oh, yeah? Why?" I said, "Well, you won't be able to get into the corners very well.""
Emo Philips

"It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness."
Lucius Annaeus Seneca

"For fear it would make me conservative when old."
Robert Frost

"The story of a love is not important-what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity."
Helen Hayes

"The first funeral for Andrew Goodman was at night and it was a lot of work. To begin with they had to kill him."
Jimmy Breslin

"Internet is so big, so powerful and pointless that for some people it is a complete substitute for life."
Andrew Brown

"There are three rules for writing the novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are."
William Somerset Maugham

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