WEEK 133


We must free ourselves of the hope that the sea will ever rest. We must learn to sail in high winds.
— Aristotle Onassis
To succeed in business it is necessary to make others see things as you see them.
— Aristotle Onassis
After a certain point, money is meaningless. It ceases to be the goal. The game is what counts.
— Aristotle Onassis
The more you own, the more you know you don’t own.
— Aristotle Onassis
I have no friends and no enemies - only competitors.
— Aristotle Onassis
The secret of business is to know something that nobody else knows.
— Aristotle Onassis
It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.
— Aristotle Onassis
I am a woman above everything else.
— Jackie Kennedy Onasis
Now, I think that I should have known that he was magic all along. I did know it - but I should have guessed that it would be too much to ask to grow old with and see our children grow up together. So now, he is a legend when he would have preferred to be a man.
— Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
Can anyone understand how it is to have lived in the White House and then, suddenly, to be living alone as the President’s widow?
— Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all.
— Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
Sex is a bad thing because it rumples the clothes.
— Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
I want to live my life, not record it.
— Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
He didn’t even have the satisfaction of being killed for civil rights. it had to be some silly little Communist.
There are two kinds of women, those who want power in the world and those who want power in bed.
— Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
I don’t think there are any men who are faithful to their wives.
— Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
Whenever I was upset by something in the papers, Jack always told me to be more tolerant, like a horse flicking away flies in the summer.
— Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
The first time you marry for love, the second for money, and the third for companionship.
— Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
I don’t understand it. Jack will spend any amount of money to buy votes but he balks at investing a thousand dollars in a beautiful painting.
— Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
The flower in the vase smiles, but no longer laughs.
— Malcolm de Chazal
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
— Edmund Burke
A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.
— Walt Whitman
The fairest thing in nature, a flower, still has its roots in earth and manure.
— D. H. Lawrence
He who does not become familiar with nature through love will never know her.
— Karl Wilhelm
For the mind disturbed, the still beauty of dawn is nature’s finest balm.
— Edwin Way Teale
The supernatural is the natural not yet understood.
— Elbert Hubbard
Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable.
— George Bernard Shaw
The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person.
— Abraham Lincoln
Art for art’s sake is a philosophy of the well-fed.
— Frank Lloyd Wright
Do you realize if it weren’t for Edison we’d be watching TV by candlelight?
— Al Boliska
All I need to make a comedy is a park, a policeman and a pretty girl.
— Charlie Chaplin