Every noble work is at first impossible.
In 1865 Thomas Carlyle was made Lord Rector of Edinburgh University.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Man is a tool-using Animal. Nowhere do you find him without tools; without tools he is nothing, with tools he is all.
Faith is the first factor in a life devoted to service. Without it, nothing is possible. With it, nothing is impossible.
The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.
Storms make trees take deeper roots.
Work is the curse of the drinking classes.
It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment.