Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
Effective action is always unjust.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
A stale article, if you dip it in a good, warm, sunny smile, will go off better than a fresh one that you've scowled upon.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.