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In every battle there comes a time when both sides consider themselves beaten, then he who continues the attack wins.
Ulysses S. Grant
You cannot make a sinner into a saint by killing him. He who does not live as a saint here will never live as a saint hereafter.
I felt I did trust in Christ, Christ alone for salvation, and an assurance was given me that he had taken away my sins, even mine, and saved me from the law of sin and death.
If a Martian came down to Earth and watched television, he'd come to conclusion that all the world's society is based on Britney Spears and Paris Hilton. He'd be amazed that our society hasn't collapsed.
As a person, he was wonderful. He really was a great person. He was full of life. He had a great sense of humor. Very talented, of course, but very caring to his parents. There was a very endearing quality about Elvis.
Every great batter works on the theory that the pitcher is more afraid of him than he is of the pitcher.
A diplomat is a man who thinks twice before he says nothing.
The farmer has to be an optimist or he wouldn't still be a farmer.
I ran into Isosceles. He had a great idea for a new triangle!
Be ever engaged, so that whenever the devil calls he may find you occupied.
My own interest in art was because of my mother. My father didn't like contemporary art, so he didn't give her large sums to spend. So, she began buying prints and drawings. During my school days, I remember sitting in on many of the early meetings.
A wise man looks upon men as he does on horses; all their comparisons of title, wealth, and place, he consider but as harness.
As you submit to God more and more, you will get accustomed to being nourished by the power of truth. He is so holy that He cannot lie. God reveals His truth to His people through the Holy Spirit.
He who conquers others is strong; He who conquers himself is mighty.
The career of a sage is of two kinds: He is either honored by all in the world, Like a flower waving its head, Or else he disappears into the silent forest.
Looking back, yes, I made too many comebacks. But each comeback I was 100 percent sure that I would win. I never came back for the money, because I didn't need it. The adulation I was getting anyway in other spheres. But I'm a guy who likes to see how close he can get to the edge of the mountain - that's what makes me tick.
Sugar Ray Leonard
He has a right to criticize, who has a heart to help.
In order to become prosperous, a person must initially work very hard, so he or she has to sacrifice a lot of leisure time.
The man that thinks he loves his mistress for her own sake is mightily mistaken.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
If man makes himself a worm he must not complain when he is trodden on.
It's part of a writer's profession, as it's part of a spy's profession, to prey on the community to which he's attached, to take away information - often in secret - and to translate that into intelligence for his masters, whether it's his readership or his spy masters. And I think that both professions are perhaps rather lonely.
John le Carre
Just because a man lacks the use of his eyes doesn't mean he lacks vision.
I think the best thing I can do is to be a distraction. A husband lives and breathes his work all day long. If he comes home to more table thumping, how can the poor man ever relax?
Can anything be stupider than that a man has the right to kill me because he lives on the other side of a river and his ruler has a quarrel with mine, though I have not quarrelled with him?
The employer generally gets the employees he deserves.
J. Paul Getty
C. S. Lewis
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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