I must respect the opinions of others even if I disagree with them
Herbert Henry Lehman
The world is divided into people who do things - and people who get the credit
(January 11, 1873 - October 05, 1931)
What's the subject of life - to get rich? All of those fellows out there getting rich could be dancing around the real subject of life.
Paul A. Volcker
Any party which takes credit for the rain must not be surprised if its opponents blame it for the drought.
We will have a world government whether you like it or not. The only question is whether that government will be achieved by conquest or consent.
I am convinced, the longer I live, that life & its blessings are not so entirely unjustly distributed [as] when we are suffering greatly, we are inclined to suppose.
Mary Todd Lincoln
(December 13, 1818 - July 16, 1882)
The fool within himself is the object of pity, until he is flattered.
Richard Steele, Sr.
The man who achieves makes many mistakes, but he never makes the biggest mistake of all - doing nothing