Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
Quote me as saying I was mis-quoted.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
What is to give light must endure burning.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.