"Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you'd have preferred to talk."
"When a thought takes one's breath away, a grammar lesson seems an impertinence."
Thomas W. Higginson
A vacuum is a hell of a lot better than some of the stuff that nature replaces it with."
"It's far more impressive when others discover you good qualities without your help."
"Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear."