Works of art make rules; rules do not make works of art.
National Motto of Spain · Latin for “Further Beyond”
Eat to live, don’t live to eat.
Brevity is the soul of wit.
William Shakespeare’s Hamlet
We will never forget them, nor the last time we saw them, this morning, as they prepared for their journey and waved goodbye and slipped the surly bonds of earth to touch the face of God.
President Ronald Reagan, January 28, 1986 National Address
The one thing that doesn’t abide by majority rule is a person’s conscience.
Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird
If you‘re not confused, you don’t know what’s going on.
Jack Welch, Former CEO of GE
You sin in thinking evil of people, but you often guess right.
Giulio Andreotti, Former Italian Prime Minister and Senator-for-Life
Only the dead have seen the end of war.
George Santayana, Soliloquies in England and Later Soliloquies
Humans can survive three minutes without air, three hours without shelter, three days without water, three weeks without food, but just three seconds without hope.
Rule of Thumb