I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
To find a man's true character, play golf with him.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
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.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.