Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - April 09, 2013
Grown-ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them.
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Antoine de Saint-Exupery (1900 - 1944), "The Little Prince", 1943  
Fathers send their sons to college either because they went to college or because they didn't.
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L. L. Henderson  
No one goes there nowadays, it's too crowded.
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Yogi Berra (1925 - )  
A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned to walk forward.
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Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945), radio address, Oct. 26, 1939  
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