One who does not think for themselves does not think at all.
– Oscar Wilde, “Oscariana”
Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.
– Emily Post
If the world should blow itself up, the last audible voice would be that of an expert saying it can’t be done.
– Peter Ustinov
Speak the truth by all means; be bold and fearless in your rebuke of error, and in your keener rebuke of wrongdoing; but be human, loving, gentle and brotherly the while.
– W. M. Punshon
A person needs at intervals to separate from family and companions and go to new places. One must go without familiars in order to be open to influences, to change.
– Katharine Butler Hathaway