“Leadership is solving problems. The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them. They have either lost confidence that you can help or concluded you do not care. Either case is a failure of leadership.”

Colin Powell


“I would hope to inspire in my listeners a feeling of freedom – of speech.”

You’ll never be as lazy as whoever named the fireplace. Unknown Author


“Prayers were held in Assembly Hall. We all perched in rows on wooden benches while teachers sat up on the platform in armchairs.”

Roald Dahl


“Can anything be sadder than left unfinished? Yes; work never begun.”

Christina Rossetti