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.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
What's with you men? Would hair stop growing on your chest if you asked directions somewhere?
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
Ah just act the way ah feel.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.