William Adams (September 24, 1564 - May 16, 1620)
My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it.
Most of us are just about as happy as we make up our minds to be.
Faith is a continuation of reason.
As a nation of free men, we must live through all time, or die by suicide.
My own wisdom, and that of all about me seemed insufficient for the day.
The trend has been good. The number of people killed and explosions decreased significantly during the cease-fire, but other violence like abductions increased.
To create one's own world in any of the arts takes courage.
(November 15, 1887 - March 06, 1986)
Some of God's greatest gifts are unanswered prayers.