divendres, 18 de setembre de 2009

Frases de la setmana

No et molestis a ser millor que els teus contemporanis o que els teus predecessors, intenta ser millor que tu mateix (William Faulkner)

The illegal we do immediately. The unconstitutional takes a little longer (Henry Kissinger, New York Times, Oct. 28, 1973)

Never offend people with style when you can offend them with substance (Sam Brown, Washington Post, 1977)

When they discover the center of the universe, a lot of people will be disappointed to discover they are not it (Bernard Bailey)


Si fas el camí tot sol aniràs més ràpid, però si el fas acompanyat arribaràs més lluny (proverbi Zambià, suggerida per Jordi Murgó)

Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the gray twilight that knows not victory or defeat (Theodore Roosevelt, suggerida per Jaume Soler des de NY)