You always admire what you really don't understand.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.