William Adams (September 24, 1564 - May 16, 1620)
My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it.
Most of us are just about as happy as we make up our minds to be.
Faith is a continuation of reason.
As a nation of free men, we must live through all time, or die by suicide.
My own wisdom, and that of all about me seemed insufficient for the day.
Democracy, as has been said of Christianity, has never really been tried.
(March 08, 1888 - )
He who carries out one good deed acquires one advocate in his own behalf, and he who commits one transgression acquires one accuser against himself. Repentance and good works are like a shield against calamity.
Poor George [Bush], he can't help it. He was born with a silver foot in his mouth.