The commonest mistake in history is underestimating your opponent; it happens at the poker table all the time. – Shoup, David #quote #Quotes

The commonest mistake in history is underestimating your opponent; it happens at the poker table all the time. – Shoup, David #quote #Quotes

The commonest mistake in history is underestimating your opponent; it happens at the poker table all the time. – Shoup, David #quote

As we grow older, our capacity for enjoyment shrinks, but not our appetite for it. – McLaughlin, Mignon #quote #Quotes

As we grow older, our capacity for enjoyment shrinks, but not our appetite for it. – McLaughlin, Mignon #quote #Quotes

As we grow older, our capacity for enjoyment shrinks, but not our appetite for it. – McLaughlin, Mignon #quote

Few really believe. The most only believe that they believe or even make believe. – Spalding, John Lancaster #quote https://t.co/u5pRvEub7p #Quotes

Few really believe. The most only believe that they believe or even make believe. – Spalding, John Lancaster #quote https://t.co/u5pRvEub7p #Quotes

Few really believe. The most only believe that they believe or even make believe. – Spalding, John Lancaster #quote https://t.co/u5pRvEub7p

Dreams have only one owner at a time. That’s why dreamers are lonely. – Bombeck, Erma #quote https://t.co/fAzv3NqP43 #Quotes

Dreams have only one owner at a time. That’s why dreamers are lonely. – Bombeck, Erma #quote https://t.co/fAzv3NqP43 #Quotes

Dreams have only one owner at a time. That’s why dreamers are lonely. – Bombeck, Erma #quote https://t.co/fAzv3NqP43

Exaggeration misleads the credulous and offends the perceptive. – Cook, Eliza #quote https://t.co/Qgy22XjrnB #Quotes

Exaggeration misleads the credulous and offends the perceptive. – Cook, Eliza #quote https://t.co/Qgy22XjrnB #Quotes

Exaggeration misleads the credulous and offends the perceptive. – Cook, Eliza #quote https://t.co/Qgy22XjrnB

Never undertake anything for which you wouldn’t have the courage to ask the blessings of heaven. – Lichtenberg, G.C. #quote #Quotes

Never undertake anything for which you wouldn’t have the courage to ask the blessings of heaven. – Lichtenberg, G.C. #quote #Quotes

Never undertake anything for which you wouldn’t have the courage to ask the blessings of heaven. – Lichtenberg, G.C. #quote

QOTD: The man who strikes first admits that his ideas have given out. – Proverb, Chinese https://t.co/kfUJCLwrXY #Quotes

QOTD: The man who strikes first admits that his ideas have given out. – Proverb, Chinese https://t.co/kfUJCLwrXY #Quotes

QOTD: The man who strikes first admits that his ideas have given out. – Proverb, Chinese https://t.co/kfUJCLwrXY

Courtship to marriage is as a very witty prologue to a very dull play. – Congreve, William #quote #Quotes

Courtship to marriage is as a very witty prologue to a very dull play. – Congreve, William #quote #Quotes

Courtship to marriage is as a very witty prologue to a very dull play. – Congreve, William #quote

Vegetarian – that’s an old Indian word meaning “lousy hunter.” – Rooney, Andy #quote https://t.co/0gfEjgrL2Z #Quotes

Vegetarian – that’s an old Indian word meaning “lousy hunter.” – Rooney, Andy #quote https://t.co/0gfEjgrL2Z #Quotes

Vegetarian – that’s an old Indian word meaning “lousy hunter.” – Rooney, Andy #quote https://t.co/0gfEjgrL2Z

The tie which links mother and child is of such pure and immaculate strength as to be never violated. – Irving, Washington #quote #Quotes

The tie which links mother and child is of such pure and immaculate strength as to be never violated. – Irving, Washington #quote #Quotes

The tie which links mother and child is of such pure and immaculate strength as to be never violated. – Irving, Washington #quote

Falling in love is so hard on the knees. – Aerosmith #quote #Quotes

Falling in love is so hard on the knees. – Aerosmith #quote #Quotes

Falling in love is so hard on the knees. – Aerosmith #quote

A brother is a friend given by Nature. – Legouve, Jean Baptiste #quote #Quotes

A brother is a friend given by Nature. – Legouve, Jean Baptiste #quote #Quotes

A brother is a friend given by Nature. – Legouve, Jean Baptiste #quote

If you want to ruin the truth, stretch it. – Unknown, Author #quote #Quotes

If you want to ruin the truth, stretch it. – Unknown, Author #quote #Quotes

If you want to ruin the truth, stretch it. – Unknown, Author #quote

Time! the corrector when our judgments err. – Byron, George Gordon #quote #Quotes

Time! the corrector when our judgments err. – Byron, George Gordon #quote #Quotes

Time! the corrector when our judgments err. – Byron, George Gordon #quote

I am old enough to see how little I have done in so much time, and how much I have to do in so little. – Kaye-Smith, Sheila #quote #Quotes

I am old enough to see how little I have done in so much time, and how much I have to do in so little. – Kaye-Smith, Sheila #quote #Quotes

I am old enough to see how little I have done in so much time, and how much I have to do in so little. – Kaye-Smith, Sheila #quote

Sometimes I wish I had a terrible childhood, so that at least I’d have an excuse. – Fallon, Jimmy #quote https://t.co/HX7OEcPTbG #Quotes

Sometimes I wish I had a terrible childhood, so that at least I’d have an excuse. – Fallon, Jimmy #quote https://t.co/HX7OEcPTbG #Quotes

Sometimes I wish I had a terrible childhood, so that at least I’d have an excuse. – Fallon, Jimmy #quote https://t.co/HX7OEcPTbG

The historian must serve two masters, the past and the present. – Stern, Fritz #quote #Quotes

The historian must serve two masters, the past and the present. – Stern, Fritz #quote #Quotes

The historian must serve two masters, the past and the present. – Stern, Fritz #quote

Benjamin Franklin on Freedom and Security #Quotes

Benjamin Franklin on Freedom and Security #Quotes

“He who sacrifices freedom for security deserves neither.” Benjamin Franklin

Woodrow Wilson on Equality #Quotes

Woodrow Wilson on Equality #Quotes

“There can be no equality or opportunity if men and women and children be not shielded in their lives from the consequences of great industrial and social processes which they cannot alter, control, or singly cope with.” Woodrow Wilson

George Burns on Politics #Quotes

George Burns on Politics #Quotes

“Too bad the only people who know how to run the country are busy driving cabs and cutting hair.” George Burns US actor & comedian (1896 – 1996)

William Shakespeare on Peace #Quotes

William Shakespeare on Peace #Quotes

“A peace is of the nature of a conquest; for then both parties nobly are subdued, and neither party loser.” William Shakespeare

Aristotle on Democracy #Quotes

Aristotle on Democracy #Quotes

“If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in government to the utmost.” Aristotle

Napoleon Bonaparte on Politics #Quotes

Napoleon Bonaparte on Politics #Quotes

“He who knows how to flatter also knows how to slander.” Napoleon Bonaparte

Napoleon Bonaparte on Politics #Quotes

Napoleon Bonaparte on Politics #Quotes

“In politics, absurdity is not a handicap.” Napoleon Bonaparte French general, politician and emperor (1769 – 1821)

Paul Valery on Politics #Quotes

Paul Valery on Politics #Quotes

“Politics is the art of preventing people from taking part in affairs which properly concern them.” Paul Valery, Tel Quel 2 (1943) French critic & poet (1871 – 1945)

Bernard Baruch on Politics #Quotes

Bernard Baruch on Politics #Quotes

“Vote for the man who promises least; he’ll be the least disappointing.” Bernard Baruch

Douglas Adams on Politics #Quotes

Douglas Adams on Politics #Quotes

“Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.” Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy English humorist & science fiction novelist (1952 – 2001)

Madeleine L’Engle Cynical Quote #Quotes

Madeleine L’Engle Cynical Quote #Quotes

“It takes too much energy to be against something unless it’s really important.” Madeleine L’Engle US juvenile science fiction novelist (1918 – )

Johnny Carson on Politics #Quotes

Johnny Carson on Politics #Quotes

“Democracy means that anyone can grow up to be president, and anyone who doesn’t grow up can be vice president.” Johnny Carson US comedian & television host (1925 – 2005)

John Ciardi on Politics #Quotes

John Ciardi on Politics #Quotes

“The Constitution gives every American the inalienable right to make a damn fool of himself.” John Ciardi US poet (1916 – 1986)

Caskie Stinnett on Diplomacy #Quotes

Caskie Stinnett on Diplomacy #Quotes

“A diplomat… is a person who can tell you to go to hell in such a way that you actually look forward to the trip.” Caskie Stinnett, Out of the Red (1960)

John F. Kennedy on Politics #Quotes

John F. Kennedy on Politics #Quotes

“The problems of the world cannot possibly be solved by skeptics or cynics whose horizons are limited by the obvious realities. We need men who can dream of things that never were.” John F. Kennedy

Laurence J. Peter on Politics #Quotes

Laurence J. Peter on Politics #Quotes

“Democracy is a process by which people are free to choose the man who will get the blame.” Laurence J. Peter

Franklin Pierce Adams on Politics #Quotes

Franklin Pierce Adams on Politics #Quotes

“Elections are won by men and women chiefly because most people vote against somebody rather than for somebody.” Franklin Pierce Adams US journalist (1881 – 1960)

Richard J. Daley on Politics #Quotes

Richard J. Daley on Politics #Quotes

“Good government is good politics.” Richard J. Daley

George Bernard Shaw on Politics #Quotes

George Bernard Shaw on Politics #Quotes

“Democracy is a device that ensures we shall be governed no better than we deserve.” George Bernard Shaw Irish dramatist & socialist (1856 – 1950)

Robert Frost on Law #Quotes

Robert Frost on Law #Quotes

“A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.” Robert Frost, (attributed) US poet (1874 – 1963)

Jay Leno on Politics #Quotes

Jay Leno on Politics #Quotes

“If God had wanted us to vote, he would have given us candidates.” Jay Leno US comedian & television host (1950 – )

Thomas Jefferson on Politics #Quotes

Thomas Jefferson on Politics #Quotes

“The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it always to be kept alive.” Thomas Jefferson 3rd president of US (1743 – 1826)

Margaret Thatcher on Politics #Quotes

Margaret Thatcher on Politics #Quotes

“The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other peoples money.” Margaret Thatcher