19th-century Diplomat Quotes
The conviction that all men are equal by reason of their natural dignity has been generally accepted. Hence racial discrimination can no longer be justified.
Pope John XXIII
The man who makes no mistakes does not usually make anything.
Edward John Phelps
Those who would see wonderful things must often be ready to travel alone.
Henry van Dyke
The neglect of the humanities in present-day education is doubtless not a cause but a symptom of an age.
Quote of the day
Tonight, the whole world is watching America. I believe at our best America is a beacon for the globe. And we lead not by the example of our power, but by the power of our example.
Predictions that didn't happen
If it's on the Internet it must be true
Remarkable Last Words (or Near-Last Words)
Philip James Bailey
Letitia Elizabeth Landon