When a man opens a car door for his wife, it's either a new car or a new wife.

You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.

The POSITIVE THINKER sees the INVISIBLE, feels the INTANGIBLE, and achieves the IMPOSSIBLE.

She dares me to pour myself out like a living waterfall.

She dares me to enter the soul that is more than my own; she extinguishes fear in mere seconds. She lets light come through.

You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.

 image quote by C. S. Lewis

We are what we believe we are.

If you're going through hell, keep going.

Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.

Diplomacy is the art of telling people to go to hell in such a way that they ask for directions.

It is never too late to be what you might have been.

Life with God is not immunity from difficulties, but peace in difficulties.

Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.

 image quote by Winston Churchill

A pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.

You'll never find peace of mind until you listen to your heart.

You will never reach your destination if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks.

Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfils the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.

Everyone is in favor of free speech. Hardly a day passes without its being extolled, but some people's idea of it is that they are free to say what they like, but if anyone else says anything back, that is an outrage.

Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.

Smell the sea and feel the sky.

 image quote by John Lubbock

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

Chandeliers are marvels of drop-dead showiness, the jewellery of architecture.

The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.

The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.

The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.

Believe in God like you believe in the sunrise.

Not because you can see it, but because you can see all it touches.

You will never do anything in this world without courage.

It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.

 image quote by Winston Churchill

Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forwad for the trip.

Don't shine so that others can see you. Shine so that through you, others can see HIM.

Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.

It seems to me that the natural world is the greatest source of excitement;

the greatest source of visual beauty; the greatest source of intellectual interest. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.

You cannot warm the hearts of people with God's love if they have an empty stomach and cold feet.

Be good to yourself 'cause nobody else has the power to make you happy.

I'm just the mere shadow of my former selfishness. I crave the silhouette of your kiss.

 image quote by C. S. Lewis

Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.

Grief is the price we pay for love.

The truth is: the natural world is changing.

And we are totally dependent on that world. It provides our food, water and air. It is the most precious thing we have and we need to defend it.

Most Christians would like to send their recruits to Bible college for five years. I would like to send them to hell for five minutes. That would do more than anything else to prepare them for a lifetime of compassionate ministry.

If you're not a liberal at twenty you have no heart, if you're not a conservative at forty, you have no brain.

It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.

In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act.

 image quote by George Orwell

The further a society drifts from the truth, the more it will hate those that speak it.

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.

Instead of controlling the environment for the benefit of the population, perhaps we should control the population to ensure the survival of our environment

The first step in a fascist movement is the combination under an energetic leader of a number of men who possess more than the average share of leisure, brutality, and stupidity. The next step is to fascinate fools and muzzle the intelligent, by emotional excitement on the one hand and terrorism on the other.

A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.

Africa is still lying ready for us it is our duty to take it.

It is our duty to seize every opportunity of acquiring more territory and we should keep this one idea steadily before our eyes that more territory simply means more of the Anglo-Saxon race more of the best the most human, most honorable race the world possesses.

Who wants to become a writer? And why? Because it's the answer to everything.

... It's the streaming reason for living. To note, to pin down, to build up, to create, to be astonished at nothing, to cherish the oddities, to let nothing go down the drain, to make something, to make a great flower out of life, even if it's a cactus.

 image quote by George Eliot

Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.

The Christian does not think God will love us because we are good, but that God will make us good because He loves us.

If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.

The people will believe what the media tells them they believe.

Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.

A good speech should be like a woman's skirt: long enough to cover the subject and short enough to create interest

Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back, everything is different.

 image quote by Winston Churchill

You will never reach your destination if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks.

We must be mad, literally mad, as a nation to be permitting the annual inflow of some 50,000 dependents, who are for the most part the material of the future growth of the immigrant-descended population. It is like watching a nation busily engaged in heaping up its own funeral pyre.

Religion is based ... mainly upon fear ... fear of the mysterious, fear of defeat, fear of death. Fear is the parent of cruelty, and therefore it is no wonder if cruelty and religion have gone hand in hand. My own view on religion is that of Lucretius. I regard it as a disease born of fear and as a source of untold misery to the human race.