Archive for the ‘Quotations’ Category

Some Quotations

January 28, 2011

I’ve added the following quotations to the Quotations page.

If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.
Bert Lance. Nation’s Business. May1972.

The buck stops here.
Harry S Truman. Motto.

Nemo me impune lacessit. (No one provokes me with impunity.)
Crown of Scotland and all Scottish regiments. Motto.

Only one-third of human beings are asleep at one time, and the other two-thirds are awake and up to mischief somewhere.
Dean Rusk. Attributed.


Some Quotations

August 13, 2009

I have added the following quotations to my Qoutations page.

Remembrance and reflection how allied!
Pope. Essay on Man.

Let us not burden our remembrance with
A heaviness that’s gone.
William Shakespeare. The Tempest.

Sweet as love,
Or the remembrance of a generous deed.
Wordsworth. The Prelude.

The memory of the just survives in Heaven.
ordsworth. The Excursion.

A Quotation

July 1, 2009

I have added the following quotation to my Qoutations page.

To act for a young man with a penchant for mooning at police cars opens your eyes to what frustration means
Andrew Caldecott. The Author, Summer 2009, CXX(2), 59.