Insight doesn’t happen often on the click of the moment, like a lucky snapshot, but comes in its own time and more slowly and from nowhere but within.Eudora Welty

The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings. The inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.Winston Churchill, quoted in

Life’s disappointments are harder to take if you don’t know any swear words.Cartoonist Bill Watterston, quoted in The Wall Street Journal

I won’t insult your intelligence by suggesting you really believe what you just said.William F. Buckley Jr., quoted in

Men and women are like right and left hands; it doesn’t make sense not to use both.Jeannette Rankin, America’s first congresswoman, quoted in

All of man’s misery comes from his incapacity to sit alone in an empty quiet room.Blaise Pascal, quoted in

When you hit a wrong note, it’s the next note that makes it good or bad.Miles Davis, quoted in