If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man.
Red meat is NOT bad for you. Now blue-green meat, THAT’S bad for you!
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
–Edmund Burke (1729 – 1797)
If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.
–Henry David Thoreau, Walden, Conclusion
Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.
It’s a small world, but I wouldn’t want to paint it.