Death is always around the corner, but often our society gives it inordinate help.
Of all the gods only death does not desire gifts.
Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.
Pale Death beats equally at the poor man’s gate and at the palaces of kings.
John Candy knew he was going to die. He told me on his 40th birthday. He said, well, Maureen, I’m on borrowed time.
I wanted to take up music, so my father bought me a blunt instrument. He told me to knock myself out.
To be as good as our fathers we must be better, imitation is not discipleship.
Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.
Watching your husband become a father is really sexy and wonderful.
You don’t have to deserve your mother’s love. You have to deserve your father’s.
Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse.
Works of art, in my opinion, are the only objects in the material universe to possess internal order, and that is why, though I don’t believe that only art matters, I do believe in Art for Art’s sake.
E. M. Forster
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
A painting that is well composed is half finished.
A picture is a poem without words.
Anger is a short madness.
Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind.
Robert Green Ingersoll
Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.
Anger is one of the sinews of the soul.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
All things are difficult before they are easy.
America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week.
Management must manage!
Harold S. Geneen
Managers in all too many American companies do not achieve the desired results because nobody makes them do it.
Harold S. Geneen