What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself.
* Abraham Lincoln
Silence is music to a wise man.
* Turkish Proverb
The friend who holds your hand and says the wrong thing is made of a dearer stuff than the one who stays away.
* Barbara Kingsolver
There is one quality that one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
* Ronald Reagan
There’s a bit of magic in everything, and some loss to even things out.
* Lou Reed
To take something from a person and keep it for oneself: that is robbery. To take something from one person and then turn it over to another in exchange for as much money as you can get: that is business. Robbery is so much more stupid, since it is satisfied with a single, frequently dangerous profit; whereas in business it can be doubled without danger.
* Octave Mirbeau
People generally quarrel because they cannot argue.
* G. K. Chesterton
Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn’t go away.
* Philip K. Dick
Greatness, in the last analysis, is largely bravery — courage in escaping from old ideas and old standards.
* James Harvey Robinson
It’s the ride that counts.
* Brad Feld