Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
I am not now That which I have been.
I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers.
Hollywood brides keep the bouquets and throw away the grooms.
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
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
A jug fills drop by drop.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
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.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
The lifestyle I`ve been living for the last 30 years, I could have been dead a thousand times.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.