Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
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.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
Anybody who watches three games of football in a row should be declared brain dead.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
Airplane travel is nature's way of making you look like your passport photo.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
There are no facts, only interpretations.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.