This is my growing collection of my favorite quotes, some by famous people, some by people I know, and even one by me.
"Every man who is not a monster, mathematician or a mad philosopher, is the slave of some woman or other."
-George Eliot, Scenes of Clerical Life - Amos Barton
"Your last hour has come. You die in blood."
-Odysseus (In Homer's The Odyssey)
" Emily looked down for a moment. “Well, the first is that if you kiss me again, I think we will end up consummating our marriage here, tonight.” His trembling grew to an uncontrollable level. “And the second?” She ran her hand down his face until it came to a stop on his shoulder. “I really want you to kiss me again.” "
-Rhapsody by Elisabeth Hayen
"Don't die with your music still in you."
-Ralph Waldo Emerson ?
"I wouldn't be caught dead with a necrophiliac."
-Data, Star Trek: The Next Generation
"Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I'll meet you there."
"Where they have burned books, they will end in burning human beings."
-Heinrich Heine, from his play Almansor (1821)
"What is done out of love always takes place beyond good and evil."
"The divine test of a man's worth is not his theology, but his life."
"I may disagree with what you have to say, but I shall defend to the death your right to say it."
"Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from a religious conviction."
"Dandelions can be just as sexy as roses. It all depends on whose mouth they're in."