Human beans’ is the only animals that is killing their own kind.
More quotes by Roald Dahl
You’ll never get anywhere if you go about what-iffing like that. Would Columbus have discovered America if he’d said What if I sink on the way over? What if I meet pirates? What if I never come back?’ He wouldn’t even have started.
If you have good thoughts, they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.
However small the chance might be of striking lucky, the chance is there. The chance had to be there.
Never do anything by halves if you want to get away with it. Be outrageous. Go the whole hog. Make sure everything you do is so completely crazy it’s unbelievable.
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If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.
The newspaper that obstructs the law on a trivial pretext, for money’s sake, is a dangerous enemy to the public weal.That awful power, the public opinion of a nation, is created in America by a horde of ignorant, self-complacent simpletons who failed at ditching and shoemaking and fetched up in journalism on their way to the poorhouse.
The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large mattertis the difference between the lightning-bug and the lightning.
What quarrel, what harshness, what unbelief in each other can subsist in the presence of a great calamity, when all the artificial vesture of our life is gone, and we are all one with each other in primitive mortal needs?
You always do what you want to do. This is true with every act. You may say that you had to do something, or that you were forced to, but actually, whatever you do, you do by choice. Only you have the power to choose for yourself.
We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills;we shall never surrender.