The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
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.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
What's with you men? Would hair stop growing on your chest if you asked directions somewhere?
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
Boards don't hit back.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
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
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
I just want to retire before I go senile because if I don't retire before I go senile, then I'll do more damage than good at that point.