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Richard Whately in Wikipedia
Men are like sheep, of which a flock is more easily driven than a single one.
To be always thinking about your manners is not the way to make them good; the very perfection of manners is not to think about yourself
Manners are one of the greatest engines of influence ever given to man
All men wish to have truth on their side; but few to be on the side of truth.
Curiosity is as much the parent of attention, as attention is of memory.
Officials say the only thing Los Angeles will have to build is an Olympic pistol range. What's wrong with the freeways we already have?
I definitely think the timing is right. Financially, the time is right, but the other reason we pursue it is it's good for the community.
I wonder if any of them can tell from just looking at me that all I am is the sum total of my pain, a raw woundedness so extreme that it might be terminal. It might be terminal velocity, the speed of the sound of a girl falling down to a place from where she can't be retrieved. What if I am stuck down here for good?