"History is written by the victors." -Machiavelli

"Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person.

Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."

Mother Teresa

The very existence of flamethrowers proves that sometime, somewhere, someone said to themselves, “You know, I want to set those people over there on fire, but I’m just not close enough to get the job done.” - (The Great) George Carlin (RIP)

"Courage is not the absence of fear. It is going forward with the face of fear."

Abraham Lincoln

The reason why poor don't get rich is because they are greedy - Robert Kiyosaki

A flatterer is a friend who is your inferior, or pretends to be so - Aristotle

“The wise musicians are those who play what they can master” - Duke Ellington

If you can find humor in anything, you can survive it - Bill Cosby

Imitation is the sincerest form of television.

"The women of today are the thoughts of their mothers and grandmothers, embodied, and made alive. They are active, capable, determined and bound to win. They have one thousand generations back of them ... Millions of women, dead and gone are speaking through us today. "

Matilda Joslyn Gage from National Citizen and Ballot Box- 1889 — a newspaper she founded and edited.

“Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life
can restore your faith in yourself.”

~ Lucille Ball

“The more that you read,
the more things you will know.
The more that you learn,
the more places you’ll go.”

~ Dr. Seuss

"Risk -- If one has to jump a stream and knows how wide it is, he will not jump. If he doesn't know how wide it is, he'll jump and six times out of ten he'll make it." -- Persian proverb

Law is order, and good law is good order.

I must say Daniweb has good rules and order thats why we're just so organised

commented: thats true +0

Destiny is something we’ve invented because we can’t stand the idea that everything that happens is accidental.

To avoid suffering, one must not love; but then one suffers from not loving.

Some people won't easily fit in because they were born to stand out.

Optimism is an occupational hazard of programming: feedback is the treatment.
Kent Beck

No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
-Aristotle -

The greatest enemy of a good plan is the dream of a perfect plan. - Carl von Clausewitz

Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.

commented: very nice man, truely said +0

And now, this is the sweetest and most glorious day that ever my eyes did see.

Do not accustom yourself to use big words for little matters.
~Samuel Johnson~

We can't do great things in this life . . .
We can only do small things with great love.

-- Mother Theresa

Dont ask what the world needs, ask what makes you come alive and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive

Be what you are. This is the first step toward becoming better than you are.

Always be smarter than the people who hire you.

Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent.
-By Isaac Asimov

If you only do what you know you can do – you never do very much.
- Tom Krause

When my absence doesn't alter your life, then my presence has no meaning in it.