| "Let us be grateful to people who make us happy --
they are the charming gardeners who
make our souls blossom. "
--- Marcel Proust
"When I stand before God at the end of my life,
I would hope that I would not have a single bit
of talent left and could say:
'I used everything you gave me.'"
America: The land of opportunity
The paradox of our time by George Carlin