If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
A lie never lives to be old.
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.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.