“Shall I refuse my dinner because I do not fully understand the process of digestion?” — Oliver Heaviside
“Right is right even if no one is doing it; wrong is wrong even if everyone is doing it.” — Saint Augustine
“Take care of your morals first, your health next, and finally your studies” — Theodore Roosevelt Sr.
“If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn’t sit for a month.” —Theodore Roosevelt
“Music is a wonderful example of something that’s in this world but not of this world. Great works of music speak to us from another realm even though they speak to us in ordinary physical sounds.” — Roger Scruton
“A writer who says that there are no truths, or that all truth is ‘merely relative,’ is asking you not to believe him. So don’t.” — Roger Scruton
“We are needy creatures, and our greatest need is for home—the place where we are, where we find protection and love. We achieve this home through representations of our own belonging, not alone but in conjunction with others. All our attempts to make our surroundings look right—through decorating, arranging, creating—are attempts to extend a welcome to ourselves and to those whom we love.” –Roger Scruton