The best Quotations

We are bemused and crazed creatures, strangers to our true selves, to one another, and to the spiritual and material world - mad, even, from an ideal standpoint we can glimpse but not adopt.
- R. D. Laing

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Quotation Life is a foreign language: all men mispronounce it. - writer
Quotation He that fails in his endeavors after wealth or power will not long retain either honesty or courage. - writer
Quotation Respect for the truth comes close to being the basis for all morality. - writer
Quotation Never learn to do anything. If you don't learn, you will always find someone else to do it for you. - writer
Quotation All my life, whenever it comes time to make a decision, I make it and forget about it. - writer
Quotation Don't watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going. - writer