Man is the only animal that blushes. Or needs to.
All that is necessary for evil to succeed is that good men do nothing.
Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people.
Most people are bothered by those passages of Scripture they do not understand, but the passages that bother me are those I do understand.
After a time you may find that having, is not so pleasing a thing after all, as wanting.
Mr. Spock (from Amok Time in Star Trek Original Series)
Politics is supposed to be the second oldest profession. I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.
Man is the only animal for whom his own existence is a problem which he has to solve.
Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me.
Gomer Pyle (originator unknown)
Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under heaven.
In my many years I have come to a conclusion that one useless man is a shame, two is a law firm, and three or more is a congress.
Birds sing after a storm, why shouldn't we.
Rose Kennedy (quote paraphrased)