Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
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
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
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.
There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.