Quotes

Absence

Absence is to love what wind is to fire; it extinguishes the small, it enkindles the great.    Roger de Rabutin Roger de Rabutin, Comte de Bussy (13 April 1618 – 9 April 1693), commonly known as Bussy-Rabutin, was a French memoirist…. Read More ›

Home

A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.   Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin(January 17, 1706 [O.S. January 6, 1705] – April 17, 1790) was an American polymath and one of the Founding Fathers of… Read More ›

Bullying

  Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.    Benjamin Disraeli Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, KG, PC, FRS (21 December 1804 – 19 April 1881), was a British statesman of the Conservative Party who twice served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. He played a… Read More ›

Knives

I’ve always wanted to go to Switzerland to see what the army does with those wee red knives.    Billy Connolly William “Billy” Connolly, CBE (born 24 November 1942) is a Scottish comedian, musician, presenter and actor. He is sometimes known,… Read More ›