Notable Quotes

“Tradition is always a more reliable guide to truth than fashion.” 

— G.K. Chesterton



“Everyone says forgiveness is a lovely idea, until they have something to forgive.”

— C.S. Lewis



If no one shopped on Thanksgiving Day, the stores wouldn’t open. End of Story.
I say we all TAKE THE PLEDGE and stay home.
Thanksgiving is a day to give thanks for what you have, not to save a few bucks to get more.

— Anonymous



“I was born on November 4, which is election day ...
my birthday has made more men and sent more back to honest work than any other days in the year.” 

— Will Rogers



“I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something.
And because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do the something that I can do.”

— Edward Hale



“There is nothing as easy as denouncing ...
It don’t take much to see that something is wrong, but it does take some eyesight to see what will put it right again.” 

— Will Rogers



“Of all the tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely expressed for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive.
It may be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent ideological busybodies.” 

— C.S. Lewis



“The older I grow, the more I distrust the familiar  doctrine that age brings wisdom.” 

— H.L. Mencken



“It’s true– I was born on election day, but never was able to get elected to anything.
I am going to jump out some day and be indefinite enough about everything that they will call me a politician,
then run on a platform of question marks, and be elected unanimously.” 

— Will Rogers