The question is not what anybody deserves. The question is who is to take on the God-like role of deciding what everybody else deserves. Thomas Sowell

Books make great gifts because they have whole worlds inside of them. And it’s much cheaper to buy somebody a book than it is to buy them the whole world! Neil Gaiman

As much as it hurts, I would rather miss someone than hit someone. Brian Celio

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop. Confucius

There is one spectacle grander than the sea, that is the sky; there is one spectacle grander than the sky, that is the interior of the soul. Victor Hugo

I opened myself to the gentle indifference of the world. Albert Camus

A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing. Oscar Wilde

To forget a friend is sad. Not everyone has had a friend. Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

In the republic of mediocrity, genius is dangerous. Robert G. Ingersoll

Even those who do not, or cannot, avail themselves of a scientific education, choose to benefit from the technology that is made possible by the scientific education of others. Richard Dawkins