Let the world know you as you are, not as you think you should be, because sooner or later, if you are posing, you will forget the pose, and then where are you?
-- Fanny Brice
Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the Gods.
-- Albert Einstein
When you're young, the silliest notions seem the greatest achievements.
-- Pearl Bailey
My loathings are simple: stupidity, oppression, crime, cruelty, soft music.
-- Vladimir Nabokov
You gotta have a dream. If you don't have a dream, how you gonna make a dream come true? (South Pacific)
-- Oscar Hammerstein, II
Liberty is a great celestial Goddess, strong, beneficent, and austere, and she can never descend upon a nation by the shouting of crowds, nor by arguments of unbridled passion, nor by the hatred of class against class.
Acting childish seems to come naturally, but acting like an adult, no matter how old we are, just doesn't come easy to us.
-- Edith Ann, [Lily Tomlin]
You grow up the day you have your first real laugh at yourself.
-- Ethel Barrymore
Humor is a rubber sword - it allows you to make a point without drawing blood.
There are people who put their dreams in a little box and say, 'Yes, I've got dreams, of course I've got dreams.' Then they put the box away and bring it out once in awhile to look in it, and yep, they're still there. These are great dreams, but they never even get out of the box. It takes an uncommon amount of guts to put your dreams on the line, to hold them up and say, 'How good or how bad am I?' That's where courage comes in."
-- Erma Bombeck
When choosing between two evils, I always like to try the one I've never tried before.
-- Mae West
When people keep telling you that you can't do a thing, you kind of like to try it.
-- Margaret Chase Smith
Some individuals dream of great accomplishments, while others stay awake and do them.
- Beth Lukens
Beware the ides of March.
William Shakespeare - Julius Cæsar. Act i. Sc. 2.
Comment: I wondered about the 'ides' and decided to do a little research and found this tongue-in-cheek site and this site that is a bit more technical. For those that want to know a bit more about Julius Caesar and the ides, try this site; it’s easy reading.