Actually, another harsher thought is keeping it company :P

“I have an idea,” Cazio said after a moment.”
“What a lonely creature it must be.” 

**Greg Keyes

The Best of Your Heritage

“Culture is to know the best that has been said and thought in the world.”

**Matthew Arnold

To Sell v. To Earn

“The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man

understands what will sell.”

–Confucius

 

Levels of Thought

“The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority.  The second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority.  The first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking.”

–A. A. Milne (author of Winnie the Pooh)