Imagination is the one weapon in the war against reality.
Jules de Gaultier
I am not in this world to live up to other people's expectations, nor do I feel that the world must live up to mine.
It is possible to be below flattery as well as above it.
Thomas Babington Macaulay (1800 - 1859)
Life is a long lesson in humility.
James M. Barrie (1860 - 1937)