"If you pick up a starving dog and make
him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal
difference between a dog and a man." -- Mark Twain
"A man can fail many times but he isn't
a failure until he begins to blame someone else." – Waite Phillips
"Dost thou love life? Then do not
squander time, for that's the stuff life is made of." – Benjamin
"It's better to be a lion for a day
than a sheep all your life." – Elizabeth Kenny
Profanity is the effort of a feeble
mind trying to express itself forcibly." -- Jeff Cooper
If guns cause crime, then logic follows
without question that; cameras cause pornography, matches cause
arson, automobiles cause accidents, bathing suits cause drowning,
computers cause email, baseball bats cause home runs, blenders cause
margaritas, elections cause corruption and, of course, grandmothers
"Virtue is bold, and goodness never
fearful." -- William Shakespeare
A code to live by.
Say what you do, and do what you
Be self-reliant, but be willing to lend a hand.
Show deference and courtesy to the aged, the ladies and the young.
Let the other fellow go his own way.
"We have two choices: Either we change
the way we live, or we must change the way they live. We choose the
latter." – Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld
"Trouble is only opportunity in work
clothes." – Henry J. Kaiser
Courage is not the absence of fear, but
rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear.
-- Ambrose Redmoon
"I love the man that can smile in
trouble, that can gather strength from distress and grow brave by
reflection. It is the business of little minds to shrink; but he
whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will
pursue his principles unto death." – Thomas Paine
"I am well aware of the toil and blood
and treasure that it will cost to maintain this Declaration, and
support and defend these States. Yet through all the gloom I can see
the rays of ravishing light and glory. I can see that the end is
worth more than all the means...." – John Adams
bullet comes out of the barrel
A cartridge goes into the breech
As you carefully choose your apparel
Take equal pains with your speech.