Find some of my favorite quotes, mostly from literature. They make me laugh or make me think. A few sum up my philosophy on life.
A woman who began cooking before another must have more broken utensils.Arrow of God
A man who visits a craftsman at work finds a sullen hostArrow of God
Wherever he touched himself, he encountered a pain. After a short while he worked out that this is because it was his hand that was hurting.Life, the Universe, and Everything
Louisa May Alcott
One of the sweet uses of adversity, is the genuine satisfaction which comes from hearty work of head or hand; and to the inspiration of necessity, we owe half the wise, beautiful, and useful blessings of the world.Little Women
Nothing is really irreplaceable. I have some personal items I value for their association with my past life, but if they are gone, they are gone.Hari Seldon, Foundation
Edgar Rice Burroughs
If the sensations I endured during the next few minutes were fear, then may God help the coward, for cowardice is of surety its own punishment.John Carter, A Princess of Mars
(On religion) What we need to do is search for fundamentals, not reiterations of traditions born in days when men knew even less than we do now
If you can’t explain it simply- you don’t understand it well enough.
We all think we’re so smart until we try to operate someone else’s shower.
It is the setting sun which we mistake for the dawn.The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Isolation aggrandizes everything.The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Take away the press: heresy is enervated.The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
It is idle, having planted an acorn in the morning to expect that afternoon to sit in the shade of an oak.Wind, Sand, and Stars
What cares these roarers for the name of king? To cabin: silence! trouble us not.
Good, yet remember whom thou hast aboard.
None that I more love than myself.