"Many people die with their music still in them. Why is this so? Too often it is because they are always getting ready to live. Before they know it, time runs out."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Oliver Wendell Holmes on C. S. Lewis
"Old age is fifteen years older than I am."
"Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum."
"Wisdom is the abstract of the past, but beauty is the promise of the future."
"The advice of the elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal as a list of the hundred best books."
"I won't accept anything less than the best a player's capable of doing... and he has the right to expect the best that I can do for him and the team!"