The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.