“Everyone is the Architect of his own fortune.”
Appius Claudius Caecus (A Roman Statesman)
“Success is the good fortune that comes from aspiration, desperation, perspiration, and inspiration.”
Evan Esar was a well-known American humorist of mid-1900s. Here are a few more of his notables…. (Enjoy!)
- A signature always reveals a man’s character – and sometimes even his name.
- America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week.
- Housework is what a woman does that nobody notices unless she hasn’t done it.
- Character is what you have left when you’ve lost everything you can lose.
- Definition of a Statistician: A man who believes figures don’t lie, but admits than under analysis some of them won’t stand up either.
- Anger is the feeling that makes your mouth work faster than your mind.
- You can’t do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
- Zoo: An excellent place to study the habits of human beings.
- The girl with a future avoids a man with a past.
- The mint makes it first, it is up to you to make it last.