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American author 1964-
Let us be about setting high standards for life, love, creativity, and wisdom. If our expectations in these areas are low, we are not likely to experience wellness. Setting high standards makes every day and every decade worth looking forward to.
George Jean Nathan
American criticus 1882-1958
An optimist is a fellow who believes a housefly is looking for a way to get out.
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it
P. J. O'Rourke
American journalist 1947-
Anyway, no drug, not even alcohol, causes the fundamental ills of society. If we're looking for the source of our troubles, we shouldn't test people for drugs, we should test them for stupidity, ignorance, greed and love of power.
B. R. Ambedkar
Indian jurist, economist and politician 1891-1956
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
Henry Louis Mencken
American journalist and critic 1880-1956
Man is always looking for someone to boast to; woman is always looking for a shoulder to put her head on.
Most of us ask for advice when we know the answer but we want a different one.
English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
Part of the reason for the ugliness of adults, in a child's eyes, is that the child is usually looking upwards, and few faces are at their best when seen from below.
Yiddish author and playwright 1859-1916
A bachelor is a man who comes to work each morning from a different direction.
C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
A proud man is always looking down on things and people; and, of course, as long as you're looking down, you can't see something that's above you.
Norman Vincent Peale
American minister and author 1898-1993
Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear. Perhaps the action you take will be successful; perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow. But any action is better than no action at all.
British poet, essaywriter 1784-1859
Affection, like melancholy, magnifies trifles; but the magnifying of the one is like looking through a telescope at heavenly objects; that of the other, like enlarging monsters with a microscope.
Irish writer 1854-1900
Anyone looking for a beautiful woman, good and intelligent, do not try one but three.
Be daring, be different, be impractical, be anything that will assert integrity of purpose and imaginative vision against the play-it-safers, the creatures of the commonplace, the slaves of the ordinary.
Edward de Bono
Maltese physician, psychologist, philosopher, author and inventor 1933-
Creativity involves breaking out of established patterns in order to look at things in a different way.
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