"No beast is more savage than man when possessed with power answerable to his rage." ~ Plutarch
"For ye suffer fools gladly, seeing ye yourselves are wise." ~ from Donald Trump's favorite part of the Bible, "Two Corinthians"
"Speak roughly to your little boy and beat him when he sneezes! he only does it to annoy, because he knows it teases!" ~ Lewis Carroll
"Slow down, go down, got to get your lovin' one more time" ~ Foghat, "Slow Ride"
...better to say nothing at all -- except what's in this verse.
"Oh, promises, their kind of promises can just destroy a life / Oh, promises, those kind of promises take all the joy from life" ~ Hal David/Burt Bacharach
"A mask tells us more than a face." ~ Oscar Wilde
"It's the last ride / Our little game is over" ~ Todd Rundgren
"There’s a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line." ~ Oscar Levant
"People go just where they will / I never noticed them until I got this feeling / That it's later than it seems" ~ Jackson Browne, "Doctor My Eyes"