Appendix II What do you think of it?
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Appendix II What do you think of it?

1. My way of joking is to tell the truth. It is the funniest joke in the world. (G.B. Shaw).

2. Working is life, the only real true life, the rest is incidental. (Tennessee Williams)

3. You can’t say civilization doesn’t advance because in every new war they kill you in a new way. (Will Rodgers)

4. Politeness and consideration for others is like investing pennies and getting dollars back. (Thomas Sowell)

5. Diplomacy is the art of knowing what not to say. (Mathew Trump)

6. Being a philosopher I have a problem for every solution. (Robert Lend)

7. Always hear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing. (Abraham Lincoln)

8. The elegance of honesty needs no adornment. (Merry Browne)

9. Truth hurts – not the searching after, the running from! (John Eyberg)

10. Only your real friends will tell you when your face is dirty. (Sicilian proverb)

11. Keep high aspirations, moderate expectations and small needs. (H. Stein)

12. Education is vaccine for violence. (Edward James Olmos)

13. Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent. (Marily vos Savant)

14. Mistakes is the usual bridge between inexperience and wisdom. (Phyllis Theroux)

15. Money is a good servant but a bad master. (French proverb)

16. The library is the temple of learning, and learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history. (Carl Rowan)

17. You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture just get people to stop reading them. (Ray Bradbury)

18. A different language is a different vision of life. (Federico Fellini)

19. Knowledge is power. (Francis Bacon)

20. Studies serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability.

(Francis Bacon)

21. Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the form of inert facts. (H.B. Adams)

22. He who thinks himself wise, O heavens! Is a great fool. (Voltaire)

23. It is only the ignorant who despise education. (Publicius Syrus)

24. All books are divisible into two classes: the books of the hour, and the books of all time. (J.Ruskin)

25. Reading Maketh a full man, conference a ready man, and writing an exact man. (F. Bacon)