George Bernard Shaw
The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can't find them, make them.
You can always tell an old soldier by the inside of his holsters and cartridge boxes. The young ones carry pistols and cartridges; the old ones, grub.
We should all be obliged to appear before a board every five years and justify our existence... on pain of liquidation.
A man who has no office to go, to I don't care who he is, is a trial of which you can have no conception.