"All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited
-- Ashleigh Brilliant"
"He was humming this hum to himself, and walking down gaily, wondering
what everyone else was doing, and what it felt like, being someone
else." - Winnie the Pooh
"Begin at the beginning," the King said, gravely, "and go on till you
come to the end; then stop."
- Alice in Wonderland
"Curiouser and curiouser!"
-- Alice in Wonderland
"Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got."
"If you think you're too small to have an impact, try going to bed
with a mosquito in the room." - Anita Koddick
The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds the
most discoveries, is not "Eureka!" (I found it!) but "That's funny...
"The difficult we do immediately. The impossible takes a little longer."
-U.S. Army, 1944
"Liberate yourself from my viselike grip."
JD Salinger (1945)
"May fortune favor the foolish."
Captain James T. Kirk
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
"Christmas is a time when kids tell Santa what they want, and adults pay
for it. Deficits are when adults tell the government what they want, and
their kids pay for it."
Richard Lamm, former governor of Colorado
"To the future or to the past, to a time when thought is free, when men
are different from one another and do not live alone--to a time when
truth exists and what is done cannot be done... greetings!"
-- Beginning of Orwell's 1984.
"What overwhelmed him in that instant was admiration for the gesture
with which she had thrown her clothes aside." - 1984
"Many people lose their tempers merely from seeing you keep yours." -
Frank Moore Colby
"Memory is the power to collect roses in winter."
"Happy times may come and go, but memories last forever."
"Time is the most valuable thing one can spend." - Theophrastus (ca.