July 24, 2014 No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself, or to get all the credit for doing it.
July 23, 2014 Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced. … Most of us are about as eager to change as we were to be born, and go through our changes in a similar state of shock.
July 22, 2014 The search for the truth is the most important work in the whole world — and the most dangerous.
July 20, 2014 Socialism never took root in America because the poor see themselves not as an exploited proletariat but as temporarily embarrassed millionaires.
July 19, 2014 To joke in the face of danger is the supreme politeness, a delicate refusal to cast oneself as a tragic hero.
July 17, 2014 Be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.
July 15, 2014 I shall take the heart… for brains do not make one happy, and happiness is the best thing in the world.
L. Frank Baum, lines for the Tinman in
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz