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Posts from the ‘Quotes’ Category

13
Jan

Dear Mary: We all knew you had it in you. …

Dear Mary: We all knew you had it in you. “Dorothy Parker, telegram to friend who had given birth” “US author, humorist, poet, & wit (1893 – 1967)”

31
Dec

I have an idea that some men are born out of their due place. Accident has cast them amid certain su …

I have an idea that some men are born out of their due place. Accident has cast them amid certain surroundings, but they have always a nostalgia for a home they know not. They are strangers at their birthplace, and the leafy lanes they have known from childhood or the populous streets in which they […]

23
Dec

As men, we are all equal in the presence of death. …

As men, we are all equal in the presence of death. Publilius Syrus (~100 BC)

19
Dec

The secrets of this earth are not for all men to see, but only for those who seek them. …

The secrets of this earth are not for all men to see, but only for those who seek them. “Ayn Rand, Anthem” US (Russian-born) novelist (1905 – 1982)

16
Dec

At Group L, Stoffel oversees six first-rate programmers, a managerial challenge roughly comparable t …

At Group L, Stoffel oversees six first-rate programmers, a managerial challenge roughly comparable to herding cats. “Washington Post Magazine, June 9, 1985”

13
Dec

America does not go abroad in search of monsters to destroy. She is the well-wisher to freedom and i …

America does not go abroad in search of monsters to destroy. She is the well-wisher to freedom and independence of all. She is the champion and vindicator only of her own. John Quincy Adams US diplomat & politician (1767 – 1848)

12
Dec

Absolute power is the power to destroy. …

Absolute power is the power to destroy. “Frank Herbert, Dune” US science fiction novelist (1920 – 1986)

11
Dec

The Depth of your Mythology is the Extent of your Effectiveness. …

The Depth of your Mythology is the Extent of your Effectiveness. John Maxwell