The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
In my ballets, woman is first. Men are consorts. God made men to sing the praises of women. They are not equal to men: They are better.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.