Lane Kirkland

Don't believe that winning is really everything. It's more important to stand for something. If you don't stand for something, what do you win?

Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.

Charles Reade

Sow an act, and you reap a habit. Sow a habit, and you reap a character. Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.

Leonardo da Vinci

Just as iron rusts from disuse, even so does inaction spoil the intellect.

Jonathan Winters

If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.

Arthur Schopenhauer

With people of limited ability, modesty is merely honesty; but with those who possess great talent, it is hypocrisy.

Irving Thalberg

Audiences will reach for quality but never stoop.

Henry de Montherlant

Throughout history the world has been laid waste to ensure the triumph of conceptions that are now as dead as the men who died for them.

G. Norman Collie

Grandchildren don't make a man feel old; it's the knowledge that he's married to a grandmother.

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