As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
Be that self which one truly is.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.