The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
I don't do drugs, I am drugs
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.