Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.
Helen Keller (1880–1968) American humanitarian advocate for the deaf and blind
Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome.
Booker T. Washington, American educator, author and political leader
Formula for success: rise early, work hard, strike oil.
J. Paul Getty, American industrialist
I was gratified to be able to answer promptly, and I did. I said I didn’t know.
Destruction before creation
The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.
Albert Einstein, German-born theoretical physicist
Getting rid of a delusion makes us wiser than getting hold of a truth.
The time is now.