"When you cease to make a contribution, you begin to die."

— Eleanor Roosevelt quoted in the Monterey County, Calif., Herald

"To truly laugh, you must be able to take your pain and play with it."

— Charlie Chaplin quoted in the United Press International

"What they call you is one thing. What you answer to is something else."

— Poet Lucille Clifton quoted in the Pocatello, Idaho State Journal


"If you chase two rabbits, you catch none."

— Confucious quoted in Forbes.com



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"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent."

— Eleanor Roosevelt quoted in Refdesk.com

"If controversy creates tension, tension creates friction, and friction creates warmth. And warmth is what I’m looking for."

— Opera director Gerard Mortier quoted in The Week

"We don’t see things as they are; we see them as we are."

— Anais Nin quoted in Refdesk.com

"Some people talk to animals. Not many listen though. That’s the problem."

— A.A. Milne quoted in The Detroit News