The only thing that scares me more than space aliens is the idea that there are no space aliens. We cannot be the best that creation has to offer. If we are, we’re in trouble.
Submitted by antoinette about 6 years ago
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Another cat? Perhaps. For love there is also a season; its seeds must be resown. But a family cat is not replaceable like a worn-outcoat or a set of tires. Each new kitten becomes its own cat, and none is repeated. I am four cats old, measuring out my life in friends that have succeeded but not replaced one another.
A kitten is in the animal world what a rosebud is in the garden.
There in nothing in the world like a persuasive speech to fuddle the mental apparatus.
There's always a hole in theories somewhere, if you look close enough.
No one is willing to acknowledge a fault in himself when a more agreeable motive can be found for the estrangement of his acquaintances.
Hain’t we got all the fools in town on our side? and ain’t that a big enough majority in any town?
Submitted by Kaye11 about 7 years ago
Hain't we got all the fools on our side? And hain't that enough majority in any town.
The slowness of one section of the world about adopting the valuable ideas of another section of it is a curious thing and unaccountable. This form of stupidity is confined to no community, to no nation; it is universal. The fact is the human race is not only slow about borrowing valuable ideas it sometimes persists in not borrowing them at all.
Submitted by rogerneilson about 7 years ago
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Submitted by peter about 7 years ago
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you; that is the principal difference between a dog and a man.
Submitted by LibrarianCarina about 7 years ago
Never allow someone to be your priority while allowing yourself to be their option.
Submitted by sanrio007 over 6 years ago
We should be careful to get out of an experience only the wisdom that is in it - and stop there; lest we be like the cat that sits down on a hot stove-lid. She will never sit down on a hot stove-lid again -- and that is well; but also she will never sit down on a cold one anymore.
Submitted by icarter over 6 years ago
Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter & those who matter don't mind.
Submitted by ashaj over 7 years ago
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
Submitted by PatrickWA almost 7 years ago