Children are truthful idiots, while adults are wise liars.

It is better to have struck your target with a stone than to have missed with a cannon.

The court jester says what the king may not.

Human nature: those not required to do anything, will do nothing.

Fanatics make for the easiest of converts.

Only the people who matter have a say in the things that matter.

Darwin’s Survival Flaw: Between the man with a full mind and the man with a full stomach, the latter is most fit.

The highest form of happiness is only found in solitude.

The coward of today may well live to be the hero of tomorrow.