The best Quotations

Accomplishing the impossible means only that the boss will add it to your regular duties.
- Doug Larson

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Quotation It is difficult, if not impossible, for most people to think otherwise than in the fashion of their own period. - writer
Quotation People in their handlings of affairs often fail when they are about to succeed. If one remains as careful at the end as he was at the beginning, there will be no failure. - writer
Quotation Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names. - writer
Quotation The joys we expect are not so bright, nor the troubles so dark as we fancy they will be. - writer
Quotation The American mood, perhaps even the American character, has changed. There are few manifestations any longer of the old American self-assurance which so irritated Dickens. Instead, there is a sense of frustration so perceptible that even our politicians have attempted to exploit it. - writer
Quotation The happiest part of a man's life is what he passes lying awake in bed in the morning. - writer