Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but of playing a poor hand well.
- Robert Louis Stevenson
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Good men must not obey the laws too well.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
An actor is supposed to be a sensitive instrument. Isaac Stern takes good care of his violin. What if everybody jumped on his violin?
- Marilyn Monroe
The sad truth is that most evil is done by people who never make up their minds to be good or evil.
- Hannah Arendt
It's good to trust others but, not to do so is much better.
- Benito Mussolini
It's no good running a pig farm badly for 30 years while saying, 'Really, I was meant to be a ballet dancer.' By then, pigs will be your style.
- Quentin Crisp
Every book you pick up has its own lesson or lessons, and quite often the bad books have more to teach than the good ones.
- Stephen King
A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.
- Michel de Montaigne
The most savage controversies are about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
- Bertrand Russell