Nothing, of course, begins at the time you think it did.
- Lillian Hellman, An Unfinished Woman, 1969
Bureaucracy defends the status quo long past the time when the quo has lost its status.
- Laurence J. Peter
Tomas did not realize at the time that metaphors are dangerous. Metaphors are not to be trifled with. A single metaphor can give birth to love.
- Milan Kundera, The Unbearable Lightness of Being
Every time we remember to say thank you, we experience nothing less than heaven on earth.
- Sarah Ban Breathnach
In a time of drastic change, it is the learners who inherit the future. The learned find themselves equipped to live in a world which no longer exists.
- Eric Hoffer
Inflation is bringing us true democracy. For the first time in history, luxuries and necessities are selling at the same price.
- Robert Orben
Well, youth is the period of assumed personalities and disguises. It is the time of the sincerely insincere.
- Pablo Picasso
Eduaction is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
- Oscar Wilde