The moment we begin to fear the opinions of others and hesitate to tell the truth that is in us, and from motives of policy are silent when we should speak, the divine floods of light and life no longer flow into our souls.
-- Elizabeth Cady Stanton, 1890
If you would be wealthy, think of saving as well as getting.
-- Benjamin Franklin
"The only failure is the failure to try."
-- Buckminster Fuller
Take the attitude of a student, never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new.
-- Og Mandino
Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labor; but even supposing knowledge to be easily attainable, more people would be content to be ignorant than would take even a little trouble to acquire it.
-- Samuel Johnson, quoted in Boswell's Life of Johnson
When everyone is against you, it means that you are absolutely wrong-- or absolutely right.
-- Albert Guinon
The truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it.
-- Flannery O'Connor