"Mere precedent is a dangerous source of authority."
--Andrew Jackson, 7th U.S. president
"It is our responsibilities, not ourselves, that we should take seriously."
--Peter Ustinov, British actor and writer
"To be loved is to be fortunate, but to be hated is to achieve distinction."
--Minna Antrim, American author
"Friendship is the great chain of human society."
--James Howell, British historian and writer