Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.
– Victor Borge
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
– Maya Angelou
The human race has had long experience and a fine tradition in surviving adversity. But we now face a task for which we have little experience, the task of surviving prosperity.
– Alan Gregg
The United States is the only country with a known birthday.
– James G. Blaine
Like gravity, karma is so basic we often don't even notice it.
– Sakyong Mipham
The sound of a kiss is not so loud as that of a cannon, but its echo lasts a great deal longer.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., THE PROFESSOR AT THE BREAKFAST-TABLE
Old is always fifteen years from now.
– Bill Cosby
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember this whole thing was started by a mouse.
– Walt Disney
I don't answer the phone. I get the feeling whenever I do that there will be someone on the other end.
– Fred Couples
The world is not comprehensible, but it is embraceable: through the embracing of one of its beings.
– Martin Buber
In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.
– Theodore Roosevelt
Geeks are people who love something so much that all the details matter.
– Marissa Mayer
The shortest answer is doing.
– Lord Herbert
Most pets display so many humanlike traits and emotions it's easy to forget they're not gifted with the English language and then get snubbed when we talk to them and they don't say anything back.
– Stephenie Geist
A bibliophile of little means is likely to suffer often. Books don't slip from his hands but fly past him through the air, high as birds, high as prices.
– Pablo Neruda, MEMOIRS
Kindred spirits are not so scarce as I used to think. It's splendid to find out there are so many of them in the world.
– L. M. Montgomery, ANNE OF GREEN GABLES
A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.
– Nelson Mandela
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
There is something haunting in the light of the moon; it has all the dispassionateness of a disembodied soul, and something of its inconceivable mystery.
– Joseph Conrad
The face of evil is always the face of total need.
– William S. Burroughs
There are moments when all anxiety and stated toil are becalmed in the infinite leisure and repose of nature.
– Henry David Thoreau
Never go on trips with anyone you do not love.
– Ernest Hemingway, A MOVEABLE FEAST
Women, like men, should try to do the impossible. And when they fail, their failure should be a challenge to others.
– Amelia Earhart
After a day's walk everything has twice its usual value.
– George Macauley Trevelyan