Don Marquis — American Poet born on July 29, 1878, died on December 29, 1937

Donald Robert Perry Marquis was a humorist, journalist, and author. He was variously a novelist, poet, newspaper columnist, and playwright. He is remembered best for creating the characters "Archy" and "Mehitabel", supposed authors of humorous verse. During his lifetime he was equally famous for creating another fictitious character, "the Old Soak," who was the subject of two books, a hit Broadway play, a silent movie and a talkie... (wikipedia)

An idea isn't responsible for the people who believe in it.
Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday.
In order to influence a child, one must be careful not to be that child's parent or grandparent.
Ideas pull the trigger, but instinct loads the gun.
Every cloud has its silver lining but it is sometimes a little difficult to get it to the mint.