"The Lord's prayer contains the sum total of religion and morals."
Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington
"Playing it safe is the riskiest choice we can ever make."
Sarah Ban Breathnach
"Women are never stronger than when they arm themselves with their weakness."
Marie de Vichy-Chamrond
"In my opinion, the most fruitful and natural play of the mind is in conversation. I find it sweeter than any other action in life; and if I were forced to choose, I think I would rather lose my sight than my hearing and voice. The study of books is a drowsy and feeble exercise which does not warm you up."
Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
"Happiness depends upon ourselves."
"Reality is the crutch for people who can't cope with drugs."
"There is nothing that war has ever achieved we could not better achieve without it."
"There is no greater loan than a sympathetic ear."
"A woman has got to love a bad man once or twice in her life to be thankful for a good one."
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
"The shadows will always be behind those who walk toward the light."