Thomas Carlyle "A wise man has well reminded us, that ‘in any controversy, the instant we feel angry, we have already ceased
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"I like magicians because they are honest men. They tell you they’re going to fool you, and then they proceed to do
"…what people may be assumed to ‘know,’ is a great mystery."
We’re here for the birthday party!
"I tell people he’s a Lab-a-lion, and half the people believe that." From the The Virginian-Pilot in Norfolk, Virginia:
Ernest Gaines A young black teacher in 1940s Louisiana counsels Jefferson, an innocent young black man sentenced to die: "Do you know
"It changed my life!" How do you choose among the oodles of books being published every year? Many of us rely on
The following excerpt is from the Sir James George Frazer classic The Golden Bough.
They only call to sell you something, right? But no, that’s not the only reason you might get a call.
From "Sermon and Deeds of the Antichrist.
Physicist Richard P. Feynman "You can recognize truth by its beauty and simplicity.
"When you feel "all in"- get a lift with a Camel!" This 1930s Camel cigarette ad (and it is a real ad,
"…It is not a weapon which democratic society can afford to use.
Is this student’s quote cynical and flippant, or obvious and true?
Mae West in the film "Go West, Young Man." "My advice to those who think they have to take off their clothes