The easiest period in a crisis situation is actually the battle itself. The most difficult is the period of indecision -- whether to fight or run away. And the most dangerous period is the aftermath. It is then, with all his resources spent and his guard down, that an individual must watch out for dulled reactions and faulty judgment.
Author: Richard M. Nixon (1913-1994)
Profession: Thirty-seventh President of the USA
These are the times that try men's souls.
Author: Thomas Paine (1737-1809)
Profession: Anglo-American Political Theorist, Writer
Watch out for emergencies. They are your big chance.
Author: Fritz Reiner
The time is out of joint. O cursed spite that ever I was born to set it right!
Author: William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
Profession: British Poet, Playwright, Actor
We all live in a house on fire, no fire department to call; no way out, just the upstairs window to look out of while the fire burns the house down with us trapped, locked in it.
Author: Tennessee Williams (1914-1983)
Profession: American Dramatist