Quotes By Rote

A man ought to read just as inclination leads him for what he reads as a task will do him little good.

~ Samuel Johnson

The yearning for an afterlife is the opposite of selfish it is love and praise for the world that we are privileged, in this complex interval of light, to witness and experience.
~ John Updike

For Americans war is almost all of the time a nuisance, and military skill is a luxury like Mah-Jongg. But when the issue is brought home to them, war becomes as important, for the necessary period, as business or sport. And it is hard to decide which is likely to be the more ominous for the Axis -- an American decision that this is sport, or that it is business.
~ D. W. Brogan

There is nothing so disagreeable, that a patient mind cannot find some solace for it.
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Even Albert Einstein reportedly needed help on his 1040 form.
~ Ronald Reagan

This is, I say, the time for all good men not to go to the aid of their party, but to come to the aid of their country.
~ Eugene McCarthy


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