Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult.
Only the vanquished remember history.
In most things success depends on knowing how long it takes to succeed.
The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth which it prevents you from achieving.
Prophecy is the wit of a fool.
Life is not measured in years, it is measured in moments.
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.
The trouble with learning from experience is that you never graduate.
Every great scientific truth goes through three stages. First, people say it conflicts with the Bible. Next they say it had been discovered before. Lastly they say they always believed it.
Men do not like to admit to even momentary imperfection. My husband forgot the code to turn off the alarm. When the police came, he wouldn't admit he'd forgotten the code. He turned himself in.