Dame Rose Macaulay
"It was a book to kill time for those who like it better dead.
"The good people sleep much better at night than the bad people. Of course, the bad people enjoy the waking hours much more.
"I took a speed-reading course and read War and Peace in twenty minutes. It involves Russia.
"More than any time in history mankind faces a crossroads. One path leads to despair and utter hopelessness, the other to total extinction. Let us pray that we have the wisdom to choose correctly.
"Food is an important part of a balanced diet.
"Of those who say nothing, few are silent.
"War is not nice.
Christian Science Monitor
"You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.
Charles de Montesquieu
"An author is a fool who, not content with boring those he lives with, insists on boring future generations.
"Time is an illusion, lunchtime doubly so.
"Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
"Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
"The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.
"All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
"I detest life-insurance agents; they always argue that I shall some day die, which is not so.
"The easiest way for your children to learn about money is for you not to have any.
Lester J. Pourciau
"There is no monument dedicated to the memory of a committee.
"Every nation ridicules other nations, and all are right.
Smarter, has more features for creativity
Simpler but it just works
Step by step. Very easy to follow.