Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
Common sense is not so common.
Anybody who watches three games of football in a row should be declared brain dead.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
Humility is attentive patience.
Get off your butt and join the Marines!
The day of individual happiness has passed
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.