“You kin tell purty much about a new acquaintance by th’ people he asks about.” — Kin Hubbard, Abe Martin’s almanack
“Food for the mind is like food for the body: the inputs are never the same as the outputs.” — Marshall McLuhan, Take Today : The Executive as Dropout
“Youth, which is forgiven everything, forgives itself nothing: age, which forgives itself everything, is forgiven nothing.” — George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman
“The charm of a man is measured by the charm of the women who think that he is a scoundrel.” — H. L. Mencken, A Little Book in C Major
“The direct use of physical force is so poor a solution to the problem of limited resources that it is commonly employed only by small children and great nations. ” — David D. Friedman, The Machinery of Freedom
“Examinations are formidable even to the best prepared, for the greatest fool may ask more than the wisest man can answer.” — Charles Caleb Colton, Lacon, vol. I (1820), # 322.
“Freedom stretches only as far as the limits of our consciousness.” — Carl Jung, Paracelsus the Physician