Al right, quotations:
There's place and means for every man alive. Shakespeare - Alls' Well That Ends Well.
The opportunity for doing mischief is found a hundred times a day, and of doing good once in a year. - Voltaire.
Opposition always inflames the enthusiast, never converts him. - Schiller.
To make a young couple love each other, it is only necessary to oppose and separate them. - Goethe.
Oratory is the power to talk people out of their sober and natural opinions. Chatfield.
He was a bold man that first ate an oyster. - Swift, Polite Conversation.
Nothing begins, and nothing ends,
That is not paid with moan;
For we are born in other's pain,
And perish in our own.
- Francis Thompson, Daisy.
If we could but paint with the hand as we see it with the eye! - Balzac
Nature abhors a vacuum. - Rabelais, Gargantua.
Man loves little and often, woman much and rarely. - Basta.
To make good use of life, one should have in youth the the experience of advanced years, and in old age the vigor of youth. - Stanislaus.
The May of life blossoms once and never again. - Schiller.
Life is a tragedy for those who feel, and a comedy for those who think. - La Bruyere.
We enter the world alone, we leave it alone. - Froude
And what so tedious as a twice-told tale. - Homer, Odyssey.
We are growing serious, and, let me tell you, that's a very next step to being dull. - Addison, The Drummer.
So we will end on that note and thanks to Popular Quotations for all Uses.