I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Genius is sorrow's child.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
Common sense is not so common.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
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.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.