Quotes from Ralph Waldo Emerson, Walter Bagehot, Jimmy Fallon, Chuck Hagel, Agatha Christie.

“So is cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more remains.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson


“Without creative personalities able to think and judge independently, the upward development of society is as unthinkable as the development of the individual personality without the nourishing soil of the community.”

Unknown Author


Everyone looks so much better when they smile. Jimmy Fallon


Foreign policy is all about a universe of bad decisions. Chuck Hagel


“The popular idea that a child forgets easily is not an accurate one. Many people go right through life in the grip of an idea which has been impressed on them in very tender years.”

Agatha Christie