"I think it is a great error to consider a heavy tax on wines as a tax on luxury. On the contrary, it is a tax on the health of our citizens."

— Thomas Jefferson (1743 - 1826), Founding Father, third president of U.S.

"I cook with wine; sometimes I even add it to the food."

— W. C. Fields (1880 - 1946)

"The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any."

— Alice Walker quoted in The Wall Street Journal

"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