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A tool is but the extension of a man's hand, and a machine is but a complex tool. And he that invents a machine augments the power of a man and the well-being of mankind.
~ Henry Ward Beecher - [Tools]

 

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A worker may be the hammer's master, but the hammer still prevails. A tool knows exactly how it is meant to be handled, while the user of the tool can only have an approximate idea.
~ Milan Kundera - [Tools]

 

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But lo! men have become the tools of their tools.
~ Henry David Thoreau - [Tools]

 

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Don't force it... get a bigger hammer.
~ Arthur Bloch - [Tools]

 

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He that has given today may, if he so please, take away tomorrow.
~ Horace - [Tomorrow]

 

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I've already told you: the only way to a woman's heart is along the path of torment. I know none other as sure.
~ Marquis De Sade - [Torture]

 

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Man is a tool-using animal. Without tools he is nothing, with tools he is all.
~ Thomas Carlyle - [Tools]

 

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Man torturing man is a fiend beyond description. You turn a corner in the dark and there he is. You congeal into a bundle of inanimate fear. You become the very soul of anesthesia. But there is no escaping him. It is your turn now...
~ Henry Miller - [Torture]

 

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Not enjoyment, and not sorrow is our destined way, but to act that each tomorrow may find us further than today.
~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - [Tomorrow]

 

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O God, thy sea is so great, and my boat is so small.
~ Anonymous - [Tools]

 

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The crisis of yesterday is the joke of tomorrow.
~ H.G. Wells - [Tomorrow]

 

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The healthy man does not torture others -- generally it is the tortured who turn into torturers.
~ Carl Jung - [Torture]

 

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The universe appears to me like an immense, inexorable torture-garden. Passions, greed, hatred, and lies; law, social institutions, justice, love, glory, heroism, and religion: these are its monstrous flowers and its hideous instruments of eternal human suffering.
~ Octave Mirbeau - [Torture]

 

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There is a great satisfaction in building good tools for other people to use.
~ Freeman Dyson - [Tools]

 

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There is only one thing that arouses animals more than pleasure, and that is pain. Under torture you are as if under the dominion of those grasses that produce visions. Everything you have heard told, everything you have read returns to your mind, as if you were being transported, not toward heaven, but toward hell. Under torture you say not only what the inquisitor wants, but also what you imagine might please him, because a bond (this, truly, diabolical) is established between you and him.
~ Umberto Eco - [Torture]

 

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Tomorrow do thy worst, I have lived today.
~ John Dryden - [Tomorrow]

 

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Tomorrow every fault is to be amended; but tomorrow never comes.
~ Benjamin Franklin - [Tomorrow]

 

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Tomorrow is a thief of pleasure.
~ Rex Harrison - [Tomorrow]

 

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Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.
~ Spanish Proverb - [Tomorrow]

 

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Torment, for some men, is a need, an appetite, and an accomplishment.
~ E. M. Cioran - [Torture]

 

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