More Notable Quotes

One thing is certain – he changed the face and the direction of the fire service forever. Gary Ludwig speaking about Chief James O. Page.

I do the very best I know how – the very best I can – and I mean to keep on doing so until the end. Abraham Lincoln

In memory of our fallen comrades, our friends our crew mate, our guiding light now fly’s on the wings of eagles. We will never forget. – Michael Walker

There are no limits to the heights that man can attain, if he cares NOT who gets the credit. – As oft repeated by my dear ole’ Dad

We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once — Calvin Coolidge, 30th U.S. president (1872-1933)

The first step in the evolution of ethics is a sense of solidarity with other human beings. — Albert Schweitzer, German mission doctor and theologian (1875-1965)

All bad precedents begin as justifiable measures. — Julius Caesar, Roman general, statesman and writer (100-44 B.C.)

False hope is worse than despair. — Jonathan Kozol, American education journalist and author (b. 1936)

If all our happiness is bound up entirely in our personal circumstances, it is difficult not to demand of life more than it has to give. — Bertrand Russell, British mathematician and philosopher (1872-1970)

The foundation of morality is to have done, once and for all, with lying — Thomas Henry Huxley, English evolutionist (1825-1895)

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think — Benjamin Disraeli, British statesman and novelist (1804-1881)

Never esteem anything as of advantage to you that will make you  break your word or lose your self-respect. — Marcus Aurelius, Roman emperor and Stoic philosopher  (121-180 A.D.)

Hatred is blind, anger is foolhardy, and he who pours out vengeance risks having to drink a bitter draft. — Alexandre Dumas, French novelist and playwright (1802-1870)

 

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