“If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one?”
“Be arrogant with arrogant people; this is the only language they respect, as they confound kindness with weakness.”
“When once the itch of literature comes over a man, nothing can cure it but the scratching of a pen.”
—Samuel Lover, songwriter, composer, novelist, and artist (24 Feb 1797-1868).
“To a father growing old, nothing is dearer than a daughter.”
—Euripides, playwright (c. 480-406 BCE) .
All progress has resulted from people who took unpopular positions. -Adlai Stevenson, governor, ambassador (5 Feb 1900-1965)
A man who works with his hands is a laborer; a man who works with his hands and his brain is a craftsman; but a man who works with his hands and his brain and his heart is an artist. -Louis Nizer, lawyer (6 Feb 1902-1994)
“Show a people as one thing, only one thing, over and over again, and that is what they become.”.
— Chimamanda N Adichie.