Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
The lifestyle I`ve been living for the last 30 years, I could have been dead a thousand times.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
A place for everything, and everything in its place.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.