Quotes By Rote

Our fear of death is like our fear that summer will be short, but when we have had our swing of pleasure, our fill of fruit, and our swelter of heat, we say we have had our day.

~ John Donne

Vicious minds abound with anger and revenge are incapable of feeling the pleasure of forgiving their enemies.
~ Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield

My father always told me that all businessmen were sons of bitches, but I never believed it till now. (On steel industry executives who increased prices)
~ John Fitzgerald Kennedy

A child develops individuality long before he develops taste. I have seen my kid straggle into the kitchen in the morning with outfits that need only one accessory an empty gin bottle.
~ Erma Bombeck

N.B. Fear itself. See also H. D. Thoreau.
~ Franklin D. Roosevelt

There is more than a verbal tie between the words common, community, and communication.... Try the experiment of communicating, with fullness and accuracy, some experience to another, especially if it be somewhat complicated, and you will find your own attitude toward your experience changing.
~ John Dewey


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