People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
Quote me as saying I was mis-quoted.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.