Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
What is to give light must endure burning.
Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.