"A handful of patience is worth more than a bushel of brains."
-- Dutch proverb
"A mind is a fire to be kindled, not a vessel to be filled."
"I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure, which is: Try to please everybody."
--Herbert B. Swope
"War does not determine who is right - only who is left."
"I have not failed. I have just found 10,000 ways that do not work."
-- Thomas Edison
"The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing."
"Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration."
--Thomas A. Edison
"Sometimes you have to look reality in the eye and just deny it."
"Honest criticism is hard to take, particularly from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance, or a stranger."
--Franklin P. Jones
"Many of the truths that we cling to depend on our point of view."
"Try not. Do or do not, there is no try..."
"If 'pro' is the opposite of 'con' what is the opposite of 'progress'?"
"Knowledge speaks, wisdom listens."
"Here's a bumper sticker I'd like to see: We are the proud parents of a child who has resisted his teacher's attempts to break his spirit and bend him to the will of his corporate masters"
"Imagination is more important than knowledge"
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