In traveling, there is nothing like dissecting people’s statements, which are usually colored by their estimate of the powers or likings of the person spoken to, making all reasonable inquiries, and then pertinaciously but quietly carrying out one’s own plans.
I dream of a love that is more than two people craving to possess one another.
(Irvin D. Yalom said)
You can’t beat stupid people.
(Elias Petropoulos said)
Education makes a people easy to lead, but difficult to drive; easy to govern, but impossible to enslave.
(Henry Peter Brougham said)
A lot of smart young people have come out of Indiana. The smarter they are, the faster they come out.