There is no such thing as public opinion. There is only published opinion.
Winston Churchill (1874-1965), British politician
Thinking isn’t agreeing or disagreeing. That’s voting.
Robert Frost, American poet
It is not that we have a short space of time, but that we waste much of it. Life is long enough, and it has been given in sufficiently generous measure to allow the accomplishment of the very greatest things if the whole of it is well invested.
Seneca, Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman, dramatist
Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn’t.
Erica Jong, American author and teacher
Extreme hopes are born from extreme misery.
Bertrand Russell, British philosopher
In other words, middle class upbringing doesn’t help to achieve signficant heights in life.