“It is a sad fate for a man to die too well known to everybody else, and still unknown to himself.”
-- Roger BaconRead More
"Common sense teaches that booksellers should not speculate in hops, or bankers in turpentine; that railways should not be promoted by maiden ladies, or canals by beneficed clergymen . . . in the name of common sense, let there be common sense."
-- Walter Bagehot, Lombard StreetRead More
“The most puzzling development in politics during the last decade is the apparent determination of Western European leaders to re-create the Soviet Union in Western Europe.”
-- Mikhail GorbachevRead More