- Success isn’t permanent, and failure isn’t fatal.
- Mike Ditka
US football player & coach (1939 – )
- Anyone can be an idealist. Anyone can be a cynic. The hard part lies somewhere in the middle i.e. being human.
- Hugh Macleod, How To Be Creative: 29. Whatever choice you make, The Devil gets his due eventually., 08-22-04
- Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson, ‘Art,’ 1841
US essayist & poet (1803 – 1882)
- It is our choices…that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
- J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets, 1999
British fantasy author
- He who will not economize will have to agonize.
Chinese philosopher & reformer (551 BC – 479 BC)
- America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week.
- Evan Esar
American Humorist (1899 – 1995)