To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
If you've got them by the balls their hearts and minds will follow.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
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.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
Once you label me you negate me.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.